The best of Slovakia in two days

Travelling across Slovakia, we’ll show you the most interesting places we can fit into two days.

On our tour, we’ll see several castles, go through four national parks, go on a leisurely hike, sample Slovak cuisine, and enjoy breathtaking views!

On this trip you will see:
• 4 castles
• 2 UNESCO heritage sites
• 4 national parks
• try traditional Slovak cuisine
• breathtaking views and areas of outstanding natural beauty

a lot of the country and its diversity in just two days.

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  • What's included :
    • 1x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Overnight accommodation
    • Local taxes
    • Bottled water
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private transportation
    • Castles entrance fees
    • Parking Fees
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Orava Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Spis Castle
    What's excluded :
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Drinks
    • Lunch
    • Cable car fees (optional)
    • Insurance
    • Gratuities

  • Day 1: Bratislava - Little Fatra National Park - Orava castle - High Tatras mountains

    Pass By: Bratislava Old Town, Bratislava Slovakia
    On the first morning, it’s vital that we leave no later than 9 o’clock.

    Stop At: Orava Castle, Oravsky Podzamok 1, Oravsky Podzamok 02741 Slovakia
    We’ll drive about two hours and half, passing two large castles in western Slovakia: Trenčin and Beckov. We'll stop to visit one of the most beautiful castles in Slovakia: Oravský hrad, where one of the first ever vampire movies was filmed – Nosferatu (1922).
    The castle, built on a rock above the river Orava in Oravský Podzámok village like an “eagle nest”, is one of the greatest tourist attractions of Slovakia, but not only.
    It was built in the place of an older wooden hillfort after the Tartar invasion in 1241. Through the following centuries, this small fortress transformed into an extensive castle structure with 154 rooms.
    Since 1556, the castle was administered by Thurzo family who initiated the greatest rebuilding actions in its history. The castle then acquired its final form in 1611.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Tatras National Park, Tatranska Strba 75, Tatranska Lomnica 059 41 Slovakia
    This oldest national park in Slovakia has been named as the best place to visit in Europe in 2019. We'll take an easy hike around a mountain lake.
    Overnight in a 4* hotel in a mountain village in Tatras National Park.
    Duration: 4 hours

    Meals included:
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in 4* hotel in High Tatras with breakfast

    Day 2: High Tatras National Park - Spis castle - Levoca - Banska Stiavnica - Bratislava

    Stop At: Spis Castle, Namestie Majstra Pavla c.40, Zehra 053 04 Slovakia
    In the morning we’ll visit Spis Castle, one of the largest mediaeval castles in central Europe. This castle is the largest in Slovakia and belongs also to the largest castles in Europe. The oldest writing about the castle is dated on 1120. The castle is listed in the historical heritage of UNESCO.
    Unfortunately from November till March the castle is closed because of weather conditions.
    We'll drive around and you'll see this castle from outside.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Levoca, Levoca, Presov Region
    Next, we'll visit another UNESCO heritage site, medieval town Levoca, located close to Spis castle.
    Levoca town was inscribed on the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List in 2009 for its well-preserved original Medieval core, dating back to the period between the thirteenth and sixteenth centuries, including the town fortifications and the Church of the St. James. The church boasts ten Gothic altars, the main altar being the real magnet for visitors. With a height of almost 19 metres, it is a masterpiece of Master Paul, dating back to the sixteenth century.
    Next, we head through the Low Tatras National Park on our way to Banska Stiavnica town.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Banska Stiavnica, Banska Stiavnica, Banska Bystrica Region
    A two-hour journey takes us to the town of Banská Štiavnica, next UNESCO Heritage site we'll visit.

    The town was registered as a UNESCO heritage site in December 1993. Until 1919, town was also the site of the first technology-oriented university in the world.
    First mining university was established here. Banská Štiavnica became a center for science and technology development in Europe.
    This town is one of the most beautiful and historically interesting towns in Slovakia, attracting artists and romantics with its old mining roads, stylish cafés and many restaurants.
    We’ll take in a tour of this picturesque town, then have a short break and lunch.

    After the tour, we’ll start heading back towards Bratislava, passing one the oldest castles in Slovakia, Nitra castle.
    Expected arrival back in Bratislava: 6 pm
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We'll pick you up at your hotel in Bratislava.Transfer from Vienna instead of Bratislava is available upon request at a charge. Please contact us prior to booking.Airports
    • Ivanka Airport, Bratislava Slovakia
    • Vienna Intl Airport, Wien-Flughafen, Schwechat Austria
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Orava castle is opened for the visitors also in the winter season. Because of the difficulty of it’s terrain, and in the case of unfavorable weather conditions, we recomend to the visitors wearing good and fitted shoes for tough terrains (not recomended – summer sneakers for example.)
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Active Travel Slovakia

Activity ID: V-120122P7

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