The region is divided into nine districts, including Bánovce nad Bebravou, Trencin, Považská Bystrica, and Nové Mesto nad Váhom. Geographically, it belongs to the Western Carpathian Mountains. Over 55 percent of its inhabitants are employed in industry, making it the second most heavily industrialized region in Slovakia after the capital Bratislava.
Due to its prime geographical and strategic location, the Trencin Region is a very important commercial, economic and cultural center. The region’s glorious history and rich cultural heritage attract thousands of tourists from all over the world. Natural resources and attractions include the Slovak mountains, Slovak Karst National Park, Barren Caves, Hipmanove Caves, and Cave of the Dead Bats. Almost all of these sights contain protected landscape areas.Trencin is one of the most picturesque towns in Slovakia. Travelers can visit the old centre of the town, the Trencin Castle (Trenciansky Hrad), the Bojnice Castle, or The Lower City Gate.
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Favourite Destinations (Trencin Region)
Trencin Region Holiday Rentals - history, culture and architecture all in one beautiful location
Trencin is the largest town in the region, in which many historic buildings and cultural centers can be found. Tourists can visit the Trencin Castle, which is the country's third largest building of its kind, with a rich and fascinating history dating back to the days of the Roman Empire. Today the castle features exhibitions of the Trencín Museum, including an impressive collection of artifacts, weapons and historic furniture. Over 100,000 people visited Trencin Castle in 2006.
Trencin Villas - one of the most beautiful regions in Slovakia
Bojnice Castle is one of the most beautiful castles not only in the country, but also in Europe. This 12th century building oftejn makes for a popular film set for fantasy movies and the castle chapel is available for weddings and other special events. Čachtice Castle was a residence of the Countess Elizabeth Báthory,” the bloody countess”. Today its picturesque ruins offer a beautiful panoramic view. When staying in your Trencin Region holiday lettings, don't miss out on the main tourist attractions of the region. Make sure you visit the Synagogue of Trencín, the Pillars of the Virgin Mary and Holy Trinity, and Brezina Forest Park. These sights reflect the rich cultural and historical importance of the region and the country as a whole. If you like quiet and peaceful holiday resorts off the beaten tourist track, another undiscovered holiday gem you may not have considered is Le Corbier Chalets.