The village of Mnichova Lehota is situated in the embrace of Strážovské Hills and Považský Inovec. These forests are a popular place for tourists, mushroom pickers and hunters. In the urban area of Mnichova Lehota there are relaxation places for visitors who can take part in many cultural and social events, eg. of traditional Trenčín folklore festivals. In the local part of Jarka is a large cottage area, used by holidaymakers from all over the country. This area along the Radar motorway is also used as a starting point for hikes and ascents to the Považský Inovec massif.