On our tour, we’ll see several castles, go through four national parks, go on a leisurley hike, sample Slovak cuisine, and enjoy breathtaking views!
On the first morning, it’s vital that we leave no later than 9 o’clock. A two-hour journey takes us to the town of Banská Štiavnica, a UNESCO Heritage site. We’ll take in a tour of this picturesque town, then have a short break. Next, we head through the Low Tatras National Park on our way to eastern Slovakia, where we’ll visit Spis Castle, one of the largest mediaeval castles in central Europe. After lunch, we make our way north to the High Tatras National Park.
We’ll stay overnight in close to High Tatras. Your well-appointed accommodation will provide you with an excellent dinner, and breakfast the next day.
In the morning, we’ll head straight into the High Tatras – Slovakia’s foremost mountain range. Weather permitting, we propose to take the cable car to the mountains. From the mountaintop, you’ll experience the unique and breathtaking views of the mountain range and surrounding area.
Next, we’ll drive about an hour to one of the most beautiful castles in Slovakia: Oravský hrad, where one of the first ever vampire movies was filmed – Nosferatu (1922).
After another hour or so, we’ll arrive in Terchová village. Terchová is a lovely village located in the Malá Fatra national park. Here you’ll find a series of wonderful little gorges with ladders and waterfalls. If time and the weather allow it, we’ll go on a short hike among the rocks and waterfalls (c. 2 hours). Then we’ll stop off in a traditional Slovak restaurant to enjoy some of our national delights!
After lunch, we’ll start heading back towards Bratislava. Passing two large castles in western Slovakia: Trenčin and Beckov.
Expected arrival back in Bratislava: 6-7 pm.
Transport is in a comfortable, air-conditioned mini van.
On this trip you will see:
Adults: 2 travelers: EUR 390,- per person
3 – 4 travelers: EUR 350,- per person
5 – 8 travelers: EUR 290,- per person
Children: 6-11 years old: EUR 140,- per person
Youth: 12-17 years old: EUR 190,- per person
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