What can you do in winter in Makov
Skinng in Kasárne Javorníky in the Javorník Mountains
Right near the village there is a ski resort Kasárne Javorníky. Due to its altitude it is one of the best ski resorts in Slovakia. The favorable location in the north of the country provides sufficient natural snow on the slopes in winter. The ski resort has three perfectly groomed slopes. Two more are under construction. The Kasárne Javorníky ski resort offers slopes of different difficulty levels for beginners to advanced skiers, as well as charming cross-country ski trails and idyllic hiking tours in the Javorník Mountains and the Beskydy Mountains. Thus, it is the perfect destination for a ski vacation in Slovakia. The ski resort offers a wide range of hotels, accommodations and restaurants. The ski resort extends in the Kysuce nature reserve and is an air health resort with air quality similar to the High Tatra.
Sights in Makov
If you are not in the mood for winter sports, the sights of this charming Slovak municipality are worth a visit. Aschengasse (ash street) in Trojačka is an over 100 year old alley of rare oak trees. The chapel in Vavricov is located in Čierne u Vavricov and is about 140 years old. It features a statue of the Virgin Mary and has a special double shingle roof. In Kršlisko there is a chapel built around 1900 with statues of St. Peter and Paul in whose honor a holy mass is held annually. Other sights in the village are the special and rare tree species (lime, elm, spruce, etc.) and the old chapels.