Dobšiná Micro Region
Stretching from the Slovak Ore Mountains to Slovak Paradise National Park. It is composed of following towns and villages: Dobšiná, Telgárt, Stratená, Dedinky, Mlynky, Rejdová, Vyšná Slaná, Vlachovo, Gočovo, Nižná Slaná, Kobeliarovo, Henckovce, Gemerská Poloma, Betliar.
The main potential dwells mostly in the development of tourism based on local potential and its natural and cultural heritage. The region is rich in a variety of interesting natural sights: Dobšinská ľadová jaskyňa (Dobšinská Ice Cave) is known world-wide, protected natural reserves Slovenský raj (Slovak Paradise National Park), Slovenské rudohorie (the Slovak Ore Mountains) with the highest peak Stolica and dominating Radzim hill, the reliefs of the Low Tatras with the symbolical mountain Kráľova hoľa. Beautiful scenery of the Slovak Paradise has phenomenal setting for hiking, cycling tours, water and winter sports. The region also offers many possibilities for recreational and sport fishing and hunting. Visitors can choose from a wide scale of lodging, catering and other services, as, e.g., agrotourism.
Stratená - Neo-Gothic Roman Catholic church, Old memorial room
Rejdová - Old folk architecture and traditional crafts
Vyšná Slaná - The memorial room of Fraňo Kráľ, a writer
Vlachovo - The manor house of the family of Andrássy, “Karolˮ ironworks
Nižná Slaná - “Etelka" ironworks
Telgárt - Notable railway structures
Gemerská Poloma - Baroque-Classical Roman Catholic church and Classical Evangelical Augsburg church
Henckovce - Roman Catholic church of All Saints
Kobeliarovo - The memorial house of Pavol Jozef Šafárik, a poet and scientist
Gočovo - The memorial room of Jur Hronec, a mathematician
Mlynky - Restored mining bell tower
Dedinky - Palcmanská Maša reservoir
The micro region of Dobšiná provides an excellent starting point to attractive hiking areas and rare cultural and natural monuments rich in history, hiding just around the corner: Ochtinská aragonite cave, Gombasecká cave, Domica cave, Jasovská cave, Muránska Planina National Park, Krásna Hôrka castle.