SLOVAKIA

Total 24 Posts
Useful posts about the top attractions, cities, and programs in Slovakia. Focusing on nature, castles, gorges, waterfalls, etc. with hiking & biking routes.

Orava Castle, Slovakia (Oravský hrad) - Opening hours, details ...

Oravský hrad, or Orava Castle, played an essential role in the life of historical Hungary. It defended the country from the north and the trade route to Poland. Of course, this role has disappeared today, so let’s just visit him for his beauty. It is no coincidence that it...

Štrbské Pleso, Tatras - Slovakia Guide 2022

The Tatras have many wonderful natural attractions, one of the pearls of which is Lake Štrbské Pleso. The special feature of the lake area is that there are plenty of leisure activities in winter and summer and the landscape shows its new face every season. Strbské Pleso is actually more...

Devin Castle (Devínsky hrad) - Parking, opening hours, prices ...

Another gem in the line of Slovak castles is the Devínsky hrad near the Slovak-Austrian border. The castle, which can only be seen in ruins today, is visited every year by many from Austria, Hungary and, of course, Slovakia. Only 20 minutes from Bratislava, the former fortress offers a real...

Zadielska Gorge - Hiking, parking, map, rest areas ...

One of the best attractions in the Slovak Karst National Park is the romantic Zadielska gorge (Zádielska tiesňava). Due to its size, the gorge is even called the Slovak Grand Canyon, where you will find an educational trail with the same name. The 3 km long valley is surrounded by...

Kosice Top 13 Attractions (in and around the city 2022)

The second-largest city in Slovakia, the southeastern centre of the country, is Košice. The city along the Hornad River (also called the Hornad river) has a rich history and cultural heritage. It has many attractions, most of which can be found in the historic city centre. Not far from Košice,...

Smolenice Castle - Opening hours, parking, history...

Smolenice Castle is located in the Little Carpathians, Slovakia, less than 1 hour from Bratislava. Considered the most romantic castle in the Slovak Highlands, the building was built in the 15th century above the agricultural village of Smolenice. You can only visit the castle on a guided tour. Afterwards, you...

Castle of Beckov - Parking, opening hours, history...

Beckov Castle - alias Beckovský hrad - is one of the biggest castles in Slovakia. Beckov is only 1 hour from Bratislava and is also one of the most visited fortresses in the country. A real medieval ruin that triggers one’s treasure hunt. A visit to the former fortress...
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