12 days in Slovakia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovakia holiday planner
Make it your trip
— 1 night
Vysoke Tatry
— 2 nights
Banska Stiavnica
— 2 nights
— 6 nights
Bus to Vienna, Fly to New Delhi


Kosice — 1 night

City of Tolerance

Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
On the 2nd (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Kosice Historical Centre, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, appreciate the history behind Rakoczi Memorial House, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kaplnka svateho Michala.

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New Delhi, India to Kosice is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Kosice, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in December; daily highs in Kosice reach 2°C and lows reach -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Vysoke Tatry.
Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Vysoke Tatry — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): head outdoors with Lomnicky Peak, take in the awesome beauty at Slavkovsky stit, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at ZION SPA LUXURY Grand Hotel Kempinski High Tatras. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Gerlachovsky Stit, appreciate the history behind Monument to victims of SNP, then look for all kinds of wild species at Strbske Pleso Lake, then explore the activities along Jazierka lasky, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Forum Mall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vysoke Tatry trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kosice to Vysoke Tatry takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kosice in December, Vysoke Tatry is a bit cooler at night with lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Banska Stiavnica.
Parks · Nature · Spas · Wildlife
Side Trips
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Banska Stiavnica — 2 nights

Banská Štiavnica is a town in central Slovakia, in the middle of an immense caldera created by the collapse of an ancient volcano. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): learn about winemaking at Tajna Vineyards and Winery, look for all kinds of wild species at Topolcianky Bison Park, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Arboretum Mlynany SAV. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kalvaria, explore the activities along Tajch Velka Vodarenska, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pocuvadlo Lake, and finally examine the collection at Banka Lasky.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Banska Stiavnica online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vysoke Tatry to Banska Stiavnica takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bratislava.
Parks · Nature · Wineries · Museums
Side Trips
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Bratislava — 6 nights

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.
Bratislava is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle, step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and steep yourself in history at Michalska Brana.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bratislava planning site.

Traveling by car from Banska Stiavnica to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Fun & Games
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Slovakia travel guide

Landmarks · Castles · Monuments
Heart of Europe
A land of magnificent castles, untouched nature, and rich cultural heritage, Slovakia is a jewel in the heart of Europe that's waiting to be discovered. Larger cities such as Bratislava and Kosice feature historic architecture and offer numerous sightseeing opportunities and exciting art scenes, while the traditional villages are the perfect place to get acquainted with local customs. Some of the country's most popular tourist destinations are its numerous spa resorts, famous for their therapeutic properties, and a selection of wooden churches, many of which are World Heritage Sites. Those looking for nature's attractions can enjoy everything from the thick forests and snowy peaks of the Tatra Mountains, to one of Europe's largest concentrations of subterranean caves. The country's cuisine reflects its multi-cultural history and is a definite must-try.