Pribylina

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Pribylina
Municipality
Village and Kriváň
Village and Kriváň
Pribylina is located in Žilina Region
Pribylina
Pribylina
Location of Pribylina in the Žilina Region
Pribylina is located in Slovakia
Pribylina
Pribylina
Pribylina (Slovakia)
Coordinates: 49°06′00″N 19°48′00″E / 49.10000°N 19.80000°E / 49.10000; 19.80000Coordinates: 49°06′00″N 19°48′00″E / 49.10000°N 19.80000°E / 49.10000; 19.80000
CountrySlovakia
RegionŽilina
DistrictLiptovský Mikuláš
First mentioned1286
Area
 • Total86.12 km2 (33.25 sq mi)
Elevation
765 m (2,510 ft)
Population
 (1970-01-01)
 • Total1,374
 • Density16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Postal code
032 42
Area code(s)+421-44
Car plateLM
Websitewww.pribylina.sk

Pribylina is a village in Liptovský Mikuláš District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia, at the foot of Kriváň, Slovakia's symbolic and often considered most beautiful mountain.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1286.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 765 metres and covers an area of 86.124 km².[1] It has a population of about 1,362 people. There is an open-air museum of Liptov[2] near the village, opened in 1991. There is an Autocamp near the entrance of the Račková valley.[3] The river Belá flowing around the village is suitable for rafting.

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