Bešeňová

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Coordinates: 49°06′N 19°27′E / 49.100°N 19.450°E / 49.100; 19.450
Bešeňová
Village
Panorama besenova thermal park.jpg
Water park in Bešeňová
Coat of arms
Country Slovakia
Region Žilina
District Ružomberok
Elevation 512 m (1,680 ft)
Coordinates 49°06′N 19°27′E / 49.100°N 19.450°E / 49.100; 19.450
Area 4.296 km2 (1.66 sq mi)
Population 388 (2004-12-31)
Density 90 / km2 (233 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1279
Postal code 034 83
Area code +421-44
Car plate RK
Location of Bešeňová in Slovakia
Location of Bešeňová in Slovakia
Location of Bešeňová in the Žilina Region
Location of Bešeňová in the Žilina Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS
Website: www.besenova.sk

Bešeňová is a village and municipality in Ružomberok District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia. It is famous for a hot spring water park attracting thousands of visitors all year round.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1503.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 512 metres and covers an area of 4.297km². It has a population of about 390 people.

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