Dobsinska Ice Cave

Dobsinska Ice Cave

Dobsinska Ice Cave is one of the biggest ice caves in the world. The thickness of ice reaches 25 meters in some areas. This is one of the most important caves in the world and it was included in the List of World Cultural and Natural Heritage of UNESCO.

The cave is located in the South West of the National Park Slovak Raj. The entrance is at 969 meters height. You can enter the cave from Dobsinska village.

It is interesting:

  • Skating was allowed in the cave before 1946.
  • This cave was the first electrified cave in Europe (since 1887).

Dobsinska Ice Cave

General information

The cave examination takes around 30 minutes and the path is 515 meters. The temperature varies from -3.9 to -0.3 degrees.


Dobsinska Ice Cave

Address: Dobšinská Ľadová Jaskyňa, Slovakia
GPS: N 48°52’23.0″ E 20°18’09.2″

Dobsinska Ice Cave

The season starts from June 1 and ends on Ausut 31

Working hours: Tuesday-Sunday from 9.00 to 17.00, Monday is a day off

Entrance hours: 9:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00

Cost: 8,00 EUR for adults, 4,00 EUR for children between 6 and 15 years old, 7,00 EUR for students and retirees. Cards are not allowed.

phone number: + 421 58 788 14 70

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