Trstena

Erb obce Mestský úrad Trstená
Bernolákova 96
028 01 Trstená

Phone: 043/5310 100, 043/5310 101
Fax: 043/5310 001
E-mail: msu@trstena.sk
Www: www.trstena.sk

History

Number of inhabitants: 7464 Altitude: 607 m a.s.l. The town of Trstena is situated in the mountain part of Orava´s hollow, in the valley of the Oravica River, close to the border with Poland. The border line Trstená - Chyźne is opened non stop for all kinds of vehicles. Trstená was founded as a market town in 1371.

In 1609 King Mathew II granted the right to holding 4 Fairs a year to the town of Trstena. The tradition of organizing the fairs and town markets is still alive.
Trstena became an important centre of trade and crafts. The best known guild was the potter´s producing pottery of a wide assortment.

Regularly Škapuliar´s Fair in July and Martin´s Fair in November take place in the town of Trstena. Trstena has always had a leading position in the Orava region regarding the fields of education, health services, industry and religion. Trstená has good conditions for development of tourism. Orava Reservoir near Trstena offers excellent conditions for water sports and fishing. Pottery craft has still its continuers in Trstená. Trstena´s pottery is remarkable for its technology, shapes and ornaments.

Sights

St.Martin´s Church was built in the gothic foundations of the first stone church dating from the 14th and 15th century. A stone pillar with St.Florian´s statue is from 1705. St. George´s Church and Franciscan abbey are from1706. Wilczek ´s country mansion-house is nowadays Children´s free activities centre.

Accommodation

Hotel Skalka , Phone: 043/5392758 , fax: 043/5392 07 86 , mobil: 0903503206
Hotel Roháč , Phone: 043/5 324 961,043/5 324 963 , fax: 043/5 324 962
Penzión Adria , Phone: 043/5 392 428 , mobil: 0907 784 656
Turistická ubytovňa Košariská , Phone: 043/5392 279 , mobil: 0903516933
Súkromie - Peter Lepaček , mobil: 0905 334582, 0907 569739, 0907 650045
Autocamp Stará hora , Phone: +421+43+5522 223 , mobil: +421- 0905 212 995
Gálik Cyril , mobil: 0905496564
Penzión Ústie , mobil: +421 - (0)905 496 564
Chata Orava, Oravská Priehrada , mobil: 0902897944, 0905477266
Bc. Michala Bednárová , Phone: 0904390831 , mobil: 0904277975
Hirner , mobil: 0905517245

Eating out

Hotel Roháč , Phone: 043/5 324 961,043/5 324 963 , fax: 043/5 324 962
Fortuna , Phone: 043/5392 889
Halali , Phone: 043/5392 428
Skalka , Phone: 043/5392 758 , fax: 043/5392 786

Photo galery

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Kostol sv. Martina
Kostol sv. Martina
Farská budova, popredí kamenný stĺp sv. Floriána
Hotel Roháč
Námestie
Budovy na námestí
Letecký pohľad
Mapa

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