Levoca, situated in the east of the Spis region, is home to the Basilica Minor, the most important pilgrimage sight in Slovakia. Late Gothic wooden main altar of St James, with the height of 18.6 m, is the tallest of its kind in the world. Spis castle is the largest medieval castle in Central Europe located on a travertine rock hill.
Banska Stiavnica is former mining town and lies amid the forests of the Stiavnicke mountains. This town is one of the most beautiful and historically one of the most interesting towns in Slovakia and is on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list.
Bojnice Castle is beautiful example of a Romanesque medieval castle with elements of Gothic and Renaissance architecture, also known as the “Castle of the Spirits”, located northeast of Bratislava, on the edge of the Strážovské vrchy mountains.