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The time required is approx. 1 hour.
The time required is approx. 1 hour.

Dunite Rockwork is a nature reserve in Sedlice with a rare occurrence of dunite rock (olivinite). This creates conditions for the occurrence of rare plants and animals. It is the only olivinite locus in trunk form in Slovakia, and the occurrence of** three rare buckler-ferns** are bound exclusively to this dunite rock. These ferns grow in the slits of the rock protruding from the olivinite. The whole area is included in NATURA 2000 protected area.

Interesting educational trail with information boards, which starts in the center of the village, will guide you through the location. The trail is not demanding, it is suitable for children and overall it is only about 2.3 km long.

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