Region Turiec: Ideal destination for the use of holiday vouchers

The Turiec region, located in the heart of Slovakia, is becoming an increasingly popular destination for those wishing to use their holiday vouchers. The area offers a wide range of activities and opportunities to relax [...]

Thousands of visitors celebrated the Feast of Water and Bees

Beautiful weather and a rich all-day program attracted a huge number of people not only from Turca, but also from other regions of Slovakia and even the Czech Republic to Necpál on Saturday 29th June for the Turčianske medobranie and vodoslávu (Turčianske honeymoon and water festival).

In summer you will definitely have somewhere to go in Turci

If you are going to spend a relaxing time in Turčianska Garden in summer, you are doing well. In addition to the beautiful nature, interesting attractions and historical monuments, there are also several [...]

We have successfully presented the beauty of Turca at tourism fairs

Tourism fairs are specialised events where major players and players in the tourism market present everything they cover and can do to the professional and general public. The Regional Tourism Organisation [...]

Turiec also at Holiday World & Region World in Prague 2024

As part of the promotion of our region, we took part in a successful presentation at the recent Holiday World & Region World fair in Prague, which took place between 15-17 March 2024 [...]

The Žilina Region Championship in downhill skiing was attended by 305 competitors

On Saturday, 2 March, the Winter Park Martinky ski resort together with the City of Martin, SKI TEAM Martinské hole Ski Club and under the auspices of the President of the Žilina Self-Governing Region Erika Jurinová [...]


Foreign journalists discovered the Turčianska Garden

On Wednesday 14.2. we welcomed two groups of journalists in Turiec within the framework of a tour of the Žilina region. This time it was media representatives from the Czech Republic and Poland. The journalists [...]

Spring holidays at Martinky

Enjoy a lot of fun, relax, test your fitness and relax. Dust off your skis or snowboards and hit the snow-covered slopes. Enjoy the winter holiday atmosphere right in the heart of Slovakia, [...]

Spring holidays at the Slovak National Museum in Martin

Thinking of spring activities for children? The holidays are coming and at the Slovak National Museum in Martin we would like to give your children space for creative self-realization and new knowledge. The [...]

12-18 February: Valentine's week at Martinky

Plan your Valentine's week at Martinské Hols. In the Winter Park Martinky resort you can look forward to a competition for couples' ski passes, après-ski quiz and attractive events. The Valentine's Day ski pass competition [...]

Region Turiec presented at SKI WORLD CUP JASNÁ 2024

Last weekend, from 19th to 21st January 2024, we had the opportunity to present our region Turiec at the SKI WORLD CUP JASNÁ 2024. Together with the national organization Slovakia Travel we presented the beauty of [...]

Winter Park Martinky opens on 9 December 2023

The ski season is also coming to Lúčanská Mala Fatra thanks to favourable weather. The Winter Park Martinky resort in Martinské Hols opens on the weekend of 9-10 December 2023. Visitors can look forward to a great skiing [...]

A unique combination of tradition and avant-garde

The regional tourism organisation Turiec has been promoting our region in various forms for a long time. It also pays attention to the presentation of the history and historical buildings or objects of Martin. Its activities support the development of urban tourism and [...]

Around Slovakia also in Martin

World cycling is heading to Martin. Our city will get to know the winners of the third stage of the 67th edition of the Tour of Slovakia cycling race. Only a few days are left until the start of the 67th [...]

Round 3 of the 10th anniversary edition of the Peter Sagan Children's Tour in Martin: Cycling and Fun is the Winner

On Sunday, May 21, the 3rd round of the 10th jubilee edition of the Peter Sagan Children's Tour took place at the airport in Tomčany. The event welcomed more than 600 young racers and enthusiastic cycling fans. [...]

Mountain biking as a factor of local tourism development

On Friday, 12 May 2023, a conference entitled Mountain Biking as a Factor of Local Tourism Development was held in Vrútki. The organisers of this interesting and professionally beneficial event were the [...]

Meeting with the Administration of Veľká Fatra NP

On Wednesday 03.05. we met with the Director of the National Park Veľká Fatra Mr. Eduard Apfel to discuss further possibilities of cooperation and development of nature tourism in this area. Another [...]

Cyclobus also goes to Turiec again!

Cycle bus connections will come to Turiec again. From 29 April, every Saturday, Sunday and on holidays, a cyclobus will run, which will take you to Turčianske Teplice! During [...]

Caravan Bike Travel in Nitra

Last weekend we participated at the international fair Caravan Bike Travel in Nitra. Participation in this event was a great benefit for us. Travellers and camping enthusiasts from Slovakia, but [...]

Holiday World & Region World in Prague!

Thanks to the partnership with SLOVAKIA TRAVEL and the Regional Tourism Organisation Žilina Tourist Region, our Tourism Organisation Turiec was able to take part in the Holiday World & Region World [...]

Spring closure in NP Mala Fatra

The administration of the Malá Fatra National Park informs visitors about the annual spring closure, which lasts from 01.03. to 15.06. on hiking trails: the Medziholie - Veľký Rozsutec - Medzirozsutce (red [...]

Cross-country skiing trails around Turian groomed!

Currently we have prepared 2 routes for cross-country skiers: - at the municipal stadium about 400 m circuit, lighting is on daily from 17.00 to 21.00 - at Trusalova [...]

Cross-country skiing trails in the surroundings of Turčianske Teplice

Volunteers from the Friends of Mountain Biking Club (KPHC) Turčianske Teplice provide cross-country skiing trails in the surroundings of Turčianske Teplice with the help of technology. They are mainly working on 3 locations, namely Čremošné, Dolná Štubňa [...]

Ferrata HZS is safer again!

During the autumn seasonal closure, volunteers from the ranks of the Mountain Rescue Service and Friends of the Mountains carried out maintenance on the HZS ferrata to Martinské Hole. Also with the help of a financial subsidy from the Regional Tourism Organisation Turiec, [...]

The Night of Theatres 2022

  The Theatre Institute invites theatre professionals, theatres and cultural venues to the 13th edition of the nationwide event of European significance, Night of Theatres 2022, which will take place on Saturday 19 November 2022. The Night of Theatres is a European event [...]

Autumn closure of Ferrata HZS

Ferrata HZS leading from Martin part of Stráne to Martinské Hole is closed due to the annual seasonal closure in the period from 15.09. - 31.10. 2022! We ask all visitors to [...]

The new bike service racks are already installed!

In cooperation with the KOCR Žilina Tourist Region, the town of Martin, the municipality of Mošovce and the Slovene Cycling Club we managed to install new bike service stands! The stands are equipped with the basic tools needed to repair a bicycle [...]


      TURKISH MEDORANIAS AND WATER SALES 2022 is behind us. On Saturday, July 2, it was attended by many visitors from Turiec and from all over Slovakia. It was organized by the Turčianska [...]

TIC Martin open also on Saturday!

The Tourist Information Centre is open on Saturdays from 09:00 - 13:00 during the summer months (1.7. - 31.8.).

By bus to the open-air museum

      After a mutual agreement between the representatives of the city of Martin, the management of the DPMM and the representatives of the Museum of the Slovak Village - Skanzen, we decided to [...]

Cycle bus to Turiec!

      The 2022 cyclobus season starts on 1 May, to the localities of Terchová, Nová Bystrica and Turčianske Teplice. Cycle buses will run on Saturdays, Sundays and [...]

Photograph the benches of Turiec and you win!

We are launching a photo competition "The most beautiful bench of Turiec". How can you participate???? Send us your photos of benches that will impress you either by the originality of their workmanship, or the attractiveness of the place where they stand, or something else [...]

We promoted Turiec in Prague!

We promoted Turiec in Prague! The HOLIDAY WORLD and REGION WORLD tourism fair in Prague lasted for three days - from 18th to 20th March. Our region as an attractive destination for tourism, culture and [...]

In Turany they were chasing the white trail.

On Saturday, February 5, everyone who had cross-country skis and a desire to strengthen their immunity could take part in the 28th annual event TURIANSKA BIELA STOPA (TURIAN WHITE STOPA). The organizers prepared, besides refreshments, especially an excellent track. For children, the one-kilometre [...]

The town of Martin has reached the Via Sancti Martini pilgrimage route

    Civic association FOR THE SOCHA SV. MARTINA managed to include the town of Martin on the map of the pilgrimage route Via Sancti Martini. The Council of the European Cultural Route of St. Martin in Slovakia [...]

With cross-country skis to Turian!

As soon as sufficient snow cover allowed it, they created trails for cross-country skiing lovers in the close vicinity of Turian. "On Trusalova our City of Turany together with volunteers creates and maintains trails for cross-country [...]


The 6th edition of the Suvenir project has ended. During it, artists created a souvenir inspired by the Turiec region. Architecture, history, history, national artists and actors, interesting places and sites from the region were a rich source of inspiration [...]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2022

Benches of Turiec

    In Martin, 13.12.2021 A project that will unite and raise the profile of the region. The tourism organisation Turiec will launch a project called Turiec Benches in the new year. The author of the idea, Ján Farský: " Benches in our town and region [...]

Souvenir Turiec

"A souvenir should be a beautiful object that inspires a desire to own it". (Lucia Tallová) Suvenir contemporary art&craft is a platform with the aim to support the creation of contemporary Slovak souvenirs with artistic value. This year [...]

Beta version of the site launched

Welcome to the new Turiec region web presentation. The website has been launched in "Beta" , which means that some sections are still being worked on. The schedule for the launch of the [...]


Region Turiec: Ideal destination for the use of holiday vouchers

Thousands of visitors celebrated the Feast of Water and Bees

In summer you will definitely have somewhere to go in Turci