8 days in Bratislava, Bojnice & Liptovsky Jan Itinerary

8 days in Bratislava, Bojnice & Liptovsky Jan Itinerary

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Bratislava — 1 night

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.
On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Fountain of St. George and the Dragon, view the masterpieces at Multium - space and mirror gallery, take in the exciting artwork at MAGIS ART & design studio, then get your game on at Tricklandia, then steep yourself in history at Old Town Hall, and finally catch a live performance at Slovak National Theatre. On your second day here, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Hans Christian Andersen, appreciate the history behind Napoleon’s Army Soldier Statue, snap pictures at Stary most, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, then pause for some photo ops at Cumil, and finally take some stellar pictures from UFO Observation Deck.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bratislava road trip site.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiport is M. R. Štefánik Airport. August in Bratislava sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bojnice.
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Bojnice — 3 nights

Bojnice is a historical town in central Slovakia at the upper Nitra river, near the city of Prievidza. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): Head underground at Museum of prehistory, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of St. Michael the Archangel, then meet the residents at Bojnice Zoo, then get engrossed in the history at SNM - Bojnice Castle Museum, and finally take some stellar pictures from Bojnice Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Cicmany, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then don't miss a visit to Marianske Square, and finally contemplate the long history of Trenciansky Hrad.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bojnice day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Bojnice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Liptovsky Jan.
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Liptovsky Jan — 3 nights

Liptovský Ján is a spa village and municipality in Liptovský Mikuláš District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.HistoryThe village was first mentioned in 1263 in historical records. Family-friendly places like Krivan and Basement under Tower will thrill your kids. When in Liptovsky Jan, make a side trip to see Thermal Park Vrbov in Vrbov, approximately Vrbov away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Vrbicke pleso and step into the grandiose world of Hrad a KastieL Liptovsky Hradok.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Liptovsky Jan route planner.

Traveling by car from Bojnice to Liptovsky Jan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. August in Liptovsky Jan sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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