municipality of Slovakia

Čičmany (German Zimmermannshau, Hungarian Csicsmán) is a folks village in Central Slovakia.

UnderstandEdit

Čičmany is one of the few folk villages which remain intact in Central Europe. It represents a local vernacular style of architecture characterized by the use of dark wood and its white ornamentation in floral patterns similar to gingerbread. This is still a living tradition and such houses are drawn over again and again.

Get inEdit

The is a sparse bus connection from Rajecke Teplice. Otherwise it is a 30-40 minutes drive from Žilina.

Get aroundEdit

The village is small and manageable on foot.

SeeEdit

 
Architecture example

The village main attraction is its folk architecture. There are two souvenir shops vending local crafts. It is also possible to visit the inside of two of the houses.

DoEdit

Hike in the nearby woods.

BuyEdit

EatEdit

There are two restaurants and two bars operating in Čičmany.

DrinkEdit

SleepEdit

There are two hotels operating in Čičmany.

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