Aggtelek National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1995, Northern Hungary

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Aggtelek National Park, Northern Hungary

Aggtelek National Park is a national park in Northern Hungary, in the Aggtelek Karst region. The most significant values of the national park are the special surface formations and caves in this limestone landscape.

The park consists of 280 caves with different sizes. The largest stalactite cave of Europe is situated in this area: the Baradla cave (26 km long, of which 8 km is in Slovakia, known under the name of Domica). Several of the caves have different specialities. For example, the Peace Cave has a sanatorium which help treating people suffering from asthma. [source]





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