Slovakia. Spišské Podhradie is a little town well positioned for visiting four UNESCO heritage sites in the Spiš region of the eastern Slovakia. 15 minutes walking to Spišská Kapitula religious quarter, half an hour to Spišský Hrad (Spis Castle), 5 minitue drive to Žehra Church and 20 min. drive to historic Levoča Town.
Spiš Castle in Eastern Slovakia is one of the largest medieval castle in the Central Europe. It had been mentioned by the 12th century as a regional castle. The main body of the castle was surrounded by a stone fortification in the first half of the 13th century. This enabled the castle to resist the raids of the Tatars in 1241.