9 days in Slovakia Itinerary

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Liptovsky Mikulas
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Fly to Klagenfurt, Shuttle to Ljubljana


Bratislava — 3 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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Devin Castle and Bratislava Castle. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, see Mystery Dinner, get your game on at Team Up, and appreciate the history behind Cumil.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bratislava road trip planning tool.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Bratislava is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Trencin.
Fun & Games · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Trencin — 1 night

Trenčín is a city in western Slovakia of the central Váh River valley near the Czech border, around 120km from Bratislava. On the 29th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Mestska Veza, contemplate the long history of Trenciansky Hrad, then get to know the fascinating history of Mierove namestie, and finally get your game on at Volt Racing Center.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Trencin day trip planning app.

You can drive from Bratislava to Trencin in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zvolen.
Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Zvolen — 1 night

Zvolen is a town in central Slovakia, situated on the confluence of Hron and Slatina rivers, close to Banská Bystrica. On the 30th (Thu), wander the wide-open spaces of Fuggerov Dvor, then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Borova Hora, and then get curious at Forestry and Timber Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Zvolen online trip maker.

You can drive from Trencin to Zvolen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Liptovsky Mikulas.
Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums
Side Trip
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Liptovsky Mikulas — 2 nights

A town in the Liptov Basin near the Tatra Mountains, Liptovsky Mikulas boasts a rich cultural and natural history.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Demanovska Ice Cave, then explore the fascinating underground world of Demanovska Cave of Liberty, and then make a splash at Tatralandia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Vazecka Cave, trek along Predne Solisko, then explore the activities along Jazierka lasky, then explore the activities along Strbske Pleso Lake, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Gerlachovsky Stit.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Liptovsky Mikulas tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Zvolen to Liptovsky Mikulas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Liptovsky Mikulas, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Kosice.
Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Wildlife
Side Trips
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Kosice — 1 night

City of Tolerance

Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety), test your team's savvy at THEROOMS.EU, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Kosice trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Liptovsky Mikulas to Kosice in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Liptovsky Mikulas in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kosice, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Nature
Side Trip
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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.

Banska Bystrica Region travel guide

Castles · Specialty Museums · Landmarks
An area of captivating nature and rich historical heritage, the Banska Bystrica Region offers everything you need for a complete Slovakian vacation. The largest of Slovakia's administrative regions, it features a predominantly mountainous terrain with a great selection of attractions for visitors who like to spend time outdoors. The area is the home to many famous cave systems, ski resorts, hiking trails, and spa centers renowned for their thermal waters. The city of Banska Bystrica, the region's capital, is just as worth visiting as its scenic surroundings. It's one of Slovakia's main cultural and economic hubs, with numerous monuments and historical sights. The old center of the city, with architecture ranging from medieval to Baroque, is itself a living museum. The city's numerous cafes are a perfect place to relax and immerse yourself in picturesque settings.