Region of žilina
The hostel is located near the popular hill Straník. The hill is used interesting in the summer for european paragliders. In winter is used by skiers. Furthermore, it is Žilina Water Works, which provides facilities especially water sports, and thanks built footpath also cyclists and skaters.
Teplička nad Váhom lying on the road to the famous village Terchová (about 20 km away), which together with Vrátna Valley offers opportunities alpine tourism and winter skiing with excellent skiing conditions in the well-known resorts.
As historic and cultural concerns, Žilina offers many cultural activities, events and historical monuments such as unique Marianske Square. We cannot forget even for a few kilometers away impressive Strečno castle, or Budatín castle with a permanent exhibition of tinker art, which is known throughout the world. In the village of Teplička nad Váhom is the St. Martin's church in 1589 and remains of the manor house. In the church are stored remains of Žofia Bosniaková.