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Levice

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Levice is a town in western Slovakia. The town lies on the left bank of the lower Hron river. The Old Slavic name of the town was Leva, which means "the Left One".The town is located in the north-eastern corner of the Danubian Lowland (Podunajská nížina), 110km east of Bratislava, 40km south-east of Nitra, 32km south-west of Banská Štiavnica, 55km south-west of Zvolen and 25km from the border with Hungary.It is the capital of the Levice District, which is the largest district in Slovakia at 1,551km2. The town's heraldic animal is lion (in Slovak lev), and the town's colours are green and yellow.HistoryLevice is first mentioned as Leua, one of the villages belonging to the parish of St. Martin's Church in Bratka (Baratka) in 1165. It was part of the comitatus Tekov (Bars).First attacked by the Turks in 1544, the town was set on fire while the castle was left unharmed. Between 1581 and 1589, the settlement was the seat of the Captaincy of Lower Hungary. The town was held by the Turks for two decades from 1663 to 1685. Under the Ottoman administration Leva was the center of a sandjak, which was part of the Uyvar eyalet. Levice is in Nitra Region. With our international travel planner, Slovakia vacations can be built around trips to Levice and other destinations in Slovakia.
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