Zniev is the third highest peak of the Žiar mountain range. It is located about 10 km northwest of Turčianske Teplice. The biggest attraction of the Zniev hill is the ruins of the Zniev castle at an altitude of 985 m above sea level. The route is approx. 4 km long and according to the tourist sign it will take you about 1 hour and 40 minutes. Thanks to its altitude and location, the top of Zniev offers an interesting view of the surrounding hills, the neighbouring Malá Fatra and the Turiec basin.