60 days in Slovakia Itinerary

60 days in Slovakia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovakia vacation planner

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Fly to Vienna, Bus to Bratislava
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Bratislava
— 25 nights
Drive
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Banska Stiavnica
— 8 nights
Drive
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Trencin
— 5 nights
Drive
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Terchova
— 4 nights
Drive
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Liptovsky Mikulas
— 6 nights
Drive
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Bardejov
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kosice
— 7 nights
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Bratislava

— 25 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.
Get some historical perspective at Nitra Castle and Bratislava Castle. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cerveny Kamen Castle and Church of St. Michael the Archangel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bratislava: Trnava (St. Nicholas Basilica, Town Tower, &more), Capuchin Church and Monastery (in Pezinok) and Rotunda sv.Juraja/ St.George chapel (in Skalica). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Chatam Sofer Memorial, steep yourself in history at Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, and don't miss a visit to Slovak Philharmonic.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bratislava online trip itinerary planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Bratislava is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Stockholm in June; daily highs in Bratislava reach 30°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Banska Stiavnica.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Banska Stiavnica

— 8 nights
Banská Štiavnica is a town in central Slovakia, in the middle of an immense caldera created by the collapse of an ancient volcano. Step off the beaten path and head to Kalvaria and Hrad Gymes. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Castle Banska Stiavnica and Kostol sv. Alžbety. Change things up with these side-trips from Banska Stiavnica: Zvolen (Namestie SNP & The ruin of Dobra Niva Castle), Castle/ Hrad Somoska (in Siatorska Bukovinka) and Hrad Divin (in Divin). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Old town area of Banska Stiavnica, explore the historical opulence of New Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kostol sv. Michala Archanjela, and delve into the distant past at Banska Bystrica's Town Fortifications.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Banska Stiavnica travel planner.

Getting from Bratislava to Banska Stiavnica by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Trencin.

Things to do in Banska Stiavnica

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Trencin

— 5 nights
Trenčín is a city in western Slovakia of the central Váh River valley near the Czech border, around 120km from Bratislava. Your inner history buff will appreciate Trenciansky Hrad and Mestska Veza. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Beckov castle and Evanjelicky kostol. When in Trencin, make a side trip to see SuLovsky hrad in Sulov-Hradna, approximately Sulov-Hradna away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Katov dom, get to know the fascinating history of Parish Stairway, pause for some serene contemplation at Kostol Notre Dame, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Benedictine Abbey.

Before you visit Trencin, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Banska Stiavnica to Trencin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Terchova.

Things to do in Trencin

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Terchova

— 4 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. Popular historic sites such as Orava Castle and Church of St. John of Nepomuk are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Strecno Castle and Lookout tower Heart of Terchova. Venture out of the city with trips to Maninska tiesnava (in Povazska Bystrica) and Wedding Palace (in Bytca). The adventure continues: hike along Janosikove Diery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Cyril and Methodius, and admire the striking features of Rosenfeldov Palace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Terchova road trip website.

Traveling by car from Trencin to Terchova takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Terchova can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Liptovsky Mikulas.

Things to do in Terchova

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Liptovsky Mikulas

— 6 nights
A town in the Liptov Basin near the Tatra Mountains, Liptovsky Mikulas boasts a rich cultural and natural history.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Demanovska Cave of Liberty and St. George's Church. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Spisska Sobota Old Town and The new church and Minorite monastery in Levoca. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Liptovsky Mikulas: Rainerova Chata (in Stary Smokovec), Vysoke Tatry Roman Catholic Parish (in Vysoke Tatry) and Kezmarok (New Evangelical Church & Basilica of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Evangelical church in Levoca, enjoy some diversion at Shooting Range Liptov, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John the Baptist, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Square of st. Egid.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Liptovsky Mikulas trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Terchova to Liptovsky Mikulas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Terchova in July, plan for little chillier nights in Liptovsky Mikulas, with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bardejov.

Things to do in Liptovsky Mikulas

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Bardejov

— 4 nights
Bardejov is a town in North-Eastern Slovakia. Explore hidden gems such as St. Egidius Basilica and The wooden greek-catholic church of St. Michael the Archangel. Get some historical perspective at Radnicne Namestie and Vojnovy Cintorin Nemeckych Vojakov. Get out of town with these interesting Bardejov side-trips: The Memorial and the Cemetery of the Czechoslovak Army in Dukla (in Vysny Komarnik) and Udolie smrti (in Svidnik). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of The Zborov Castle, make a trip to Bronze statue Kata, steep yourself in history at Cyrilometodsky kriz, and step into the grandiose world of Gross bastion.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bardejov route maker.

You can drive from Liptovsky Mikulas to Bardejov in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Liptovsky Mikulas in July since evenings lows in Bardejov dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kosice.

Things to do in Bardejov

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kosice

— 7 nights

City of Tolerance

Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kosice Historical Centre and Immaculata. Popular historic sites such as Jakabov Palac and Spisska Kapitula are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kosice: Turniasky hrad castle (in Turna nad Bodvou), Spisske Podhradie (Topolciansky Hrad & St. Martin's Cathedral) and Jasov (Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst & Jasovska Cave). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kaplnka svateho Michala, admire the landmark architecture of RAkocziho Palace, and admire the local landmark of Singing fountain.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kosice trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Bardejov to Kosice takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Kosice are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kosice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Slovakia travel guide

3.9
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.