17 days in Slovakia Itinerary

17 days in Slovakia Itinerary

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Nitra
— 3 nights
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Bratislava
— 4 nights
3
Banska Bystrica
— 4 nights
4
Zilina
— 2 nights
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. Step off the beaten path and head to Nitra Castle and Cachtice Castle. Trenciansky Hrad and Church of St. Michael the Archangel will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Nitra: Military Historical Museum (in Pohronsky Ruskov) and Parish Stairway (in Trencin). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Ponitrianske Muzeum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kostol sv. Ladislava, explore the galleries of Klastor Hronsky Benadik, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Ladislav.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nitra itinerary planner.

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

Things to do in Nitra

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Nitra Castle ©
Nitra Castle
Trenciansky Hrad ©
Trenciansky Hrad
Cachtice Castle ©
Cachtice Castle

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.
Devin Castle and Cerveny Kamen Castle will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Stm Muzeum Dopravy and Slovak National Gallery Slovenská národná galéria. Change things up with a short trip to Capuchin Church and Monastery in Pezinok (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Bratislava City Museum (Muzeum Mesta Bratislavy), take in panoramic vistas at Sigismund Gate, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church and Monastery, and delve into the distant past at Medieval City Walls.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bratislava vacation app.

You can drive from Nitra to Bratislava in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 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 · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

4
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. Orava Castle and Pusty Hrad (Deserted Castle) will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Banka Lasky and Museum of Aristocratic Coaches. Get out of town with these interesting Banska Bystrica side-trips: Banska Stiavnica (Open-Air Mining Museum (SMM), Old Castle Banska Stiavnica, &more). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hronsek Wooden Church.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Banska Bystrica trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Banska Bystrica takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Zilina.

Things to do in Banska Bystrica

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Orava Castle ©
Orava Castle
Pusty Hrad (Deserted Castle) ©
Pusty Hrad (Deserted Castle)
Hronsek Wooden Church ©
Hronsek Wooden Church

2
nights
Zilina

Zilina ©
Žilina is a city in north-western Slovakia, around 200km from the capital Bratislava, close to both the Czech and Polish borders. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): examine the collection at Historical Logging Switchback Railway, then contemplate the long history of Zilina Catacomb, and then step into the grandiose world of Hrad Lietava. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Strecno Castle and then step into the grandiose world of Beckov castle.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Zilina trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Banska Bystrica to Zilina in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Zilina are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Presov.

Things to do in Zilina

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Hrad Lietava ©
Hrad Lietava
Beckov castle ©
Beckov castle
Strecno Castle ©
Strecno Castle

1
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Presov

Presov ©
Prešov is a city in Eastern Slovakia. On the 15th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Topolciansky Hrad, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Spirit Church Zehra, then contemplate the long history of Spisska Kapitula, and finally examine the collection at Orthodox Synagogue and Museum, Presov.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Presov trip app.

You can drive from Zilina to Presov in 2.5 hours. Other options are to 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 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kosice.

Things to do in Presov

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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

2
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Kosice

Kosice ©

City of Tolerance

Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
On the 16th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Kosice Historical Centre and then ponder the design of Singing fountain. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Jakabov Palac, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kaplnka svateho Michala, and then get engrossed in the history at Miklus Prison.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kosice day trip planning tool.

Kosice is just a short distance from Presov. March in Kosice sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kosice

Historic Sites · Museums
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Jakabov Palac ©
Jakabov Palac
Miklus Prison ©
Miklus Prison
Kaplnka svateho Michala ©
Kaplnka svateho Michala

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