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Banska Bystrica Region
An area of captivating nature and rich historical heritage, the Banska Bystrica Region offers everything you need for a complete Slovakian vacation. The largest of Slovakia's administrative regions, it features a predominantly mountainous terrain with a great selection of attractions for visitors who like to spend time outdoors. The area is the home to many famous cave systems, ski resorts, hiking trails, and spa centers renowned for their thermal waters. The city of Banska Bystrica, the region's capital, is just as worth visiting as its scenic surroundings. It's one of Slovakia's main cultural and economic hubs, with numerous monuments and historical sights. The old center of the city, with architecture ranging from medieval to Baroque, is itself a living museum. The city's numerous cafes are a perfect place to relax and immerse yourself in picturesque settings. Customize your holiday with our Slovakia trip planner to create an adventure that suits you.
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Top Banska Bystrica Region tours
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