11 days in Slovakia Itinerary

11 days in Slovakia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovakia route maker

Make it your trip
Drive to Stuttgart Airport, Fly to Košice Airport, Drive to Vysoke Tatry
Vysoke Tatry
— 3 nights
— 3 nights
— 4 nights


Vysoke Tatry

— 3 nights
Your day by day itinerary now includes Tery Lodge as well as Strbske Pleso. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vysoke Tatry: Dobsinska Ice Cave (in Dobsina), Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst (in Jasov) and Slovak Paradise (in Spisska Nova Ves). Spend the 11th (Wed) exploring nature at Tatras National Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Vysoke Tatry trip planner.

Metzingen, Germany to Vysoke Tatry is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Metzingen in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Vysoke Tatry, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Terchova.

Things to do in Vysoke Tatry

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips


— 3 nights
Terchová is a large village and municipality in the Malá Fatra mountains in the Žilina District in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia.HistoryThe village was established in 1580, but the area was inhabited even before its establishment. Explore Terchova's surroundings by going to Orava Castle (in Oravsky Podzamok), Thermal Park (in Besenova) and Liptovsky Mikulas (Aquapark Tatralandia & Demanovska Cave of Liberty). There's lots more to do: hike along Janosikove Diery, look for all kinds of wild species at Vratna dolina, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Veľký Rozsutec.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Terchova road trip tool.

You can drive from Vysoke Tatry to Terchova in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Terchova, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Terchova

Parks · Theme Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips


— 4 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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nitra Calvary in Nitra (about 1h 10 min away). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Devin Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, don't miss a visit to Slavin War Memorial, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina).

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Bratislava travel route builder tool.

Drive from Terchova to Bratislava in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bratislava can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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.