16 days in Slovakia Itinerary

16 days in Slovakia Itinerary

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Nitra
— 3 nights
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Bratislava
— 4 nights
3
Banska Bystrica
— 3 nights
4
Zilina
— 1 night
5
Presov
— 1 night
6
Kosice
— 2 nights

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Nitra

Nitra ©
Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the foot of Zobor Mountain in the valley of the river Nitra. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nitra Castle and Dolna Krupa Castle. Museum-lovers will get to explore Slovak Agricultural Museum and Klastor Hronsky Benadik. Change things up with these side-trips from Nitra: Trnava (Church of St. Helena, Church of St. James, &more). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Hrad Gymes, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Farsky kostol navstivenia Panny Marie, examine the collection at Diecezne Muzeum, and make a trip to The Church of St. Peter and Paul.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nitra online journey planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Nitra is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Nitra

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Hrad Gymes ©
Hrad Gymes
Nitra Castle ©
Nitra Castle
Klastor Hronsky Benadik ©
Klastor Hronsky Benadik

4
nights
Bratislava

Bratislava ©

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Visit Devin Castle and Sigismund Gate for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Stm Muzeum Dopravy and Nedbalka Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bratislava: Capuchin Church and Monastery (in Pezinok), Cerveny Kamen Castle (in Cerveny Kamen) and Oasis Siberian tiger (in Kostolna pri Dunaji). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Bratislava City Museum (Muzeum Mesta Bratislavy), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, and make a trip to Old City Hall.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bratislava driving holiday site.

Drive from Nitra to Bratislava in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Bratislava are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Banska Bystrica.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Cerveny Kamen Castle ©
Cerveny Kamen Castle
Nedbalka Gallery ©
Nedbalka Gallery

3
nights
Banska Bystrica

Banska Bystrica ©
Banská Bystrica is a city in central Slovakia located on the Hron River in a long and wide valley encircled by the mountain chains of the Low Tatras, the Veľká Fatra, and the Kremnica Mountains. Matej"s House and NBS - Museum of Coins and Medals will appeal to museum buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Gavurky and Banska Bystrica's Town Fortifications. Venture out of the city with trips to Kremnica (Muzeum Gyca & Mining Museum Andrej Adit, Kremnica) and Sasovsky hrad (in Ziar nad Hronom). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kostol sv. Alžbety, appreciate the history behind Slovak National Uprising Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Namestie SNP.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Banska Bystrica attractions planner.

Getting from Bratislava to Banska Bystrica by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Zilina.

Things to do in Banska Bystrica

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Matej ©
Matej"s House
Kostol sv. Alžbety ©
Kostol sv. Alžbety
Mining Museum Andrej Adit, Kremnica ©
Mining Museum Andrej Adit, Kremnica

1
night
Zilina

Zilina ©
Žilina is a city in north-western Slovakia, around 200km from the capital Bratislava, close to both the Czech and Polish borders. On the 12th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Zilina Catacomb, don't miss a visit to Marianske Square, pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of St. Paul the Apostle and the Monastery, then admire the striking features of Rosenfeldov Palace, then examine the collection at Povazske Muzeum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Budatin Castle. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wedding Palace and then step into the grandiose world of SuLovsky hrad.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zilina trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Banska Bystrica to Zilina by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Presov.

Things to do in Zilina

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Hrad Lietava ©
Hrad Lietava
Povazske Muzeum ©
Povazske Muzeum
Marianske Square ©
Marianske Square

1
night
Presov

Presov ©
Prešov is a city in Eastern Slovakia. On the 14th (Sun), examine the collection at Orthodox Synagogue and Museum, Presov, don't miss a visit to Greek Catholic Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Nicholas Concathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Spirit Church Zehra, and finally contemplate the long history of Spisska Kapitula.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Presov trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Zilina to Presov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Presov can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kosice.

Things to do in Presov

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Spisska Kapitula ©
Spisska Kapitula
Holy Spirit Church Zehra ©
Holy Spirit Church Zehra
Orthodox Synagogue and Museum, Presov ©
Orthodox Synagogue and Museum, Presov

2
nights
Kosice

Kosice ©

City of Tolerance

Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Dolna Brana, then appreciate the history behind Monument to the Soviet Soldiers, the Liberators, and then get to know the fascinating history of Kosice Historical Centre. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Knihkupectvo Artforum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kaplnka svateho Michala, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety).

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kosice trip planner.

Kosice is just a stone's throw from Presov. In March, daytime highs in Kosice are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kosice

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping · Museums
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St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety) ©
Kaplnka svateho Michala ©
Kaplnka svateho Michala
Knihkupectvo Artforum ©
Knihkupectvo Artforum

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