17 days in Slovakia Itinerary

17 days in Slovakia Itinerary

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17 days in Slovakia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Kosice
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Vysoke Tatry
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Terchova
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Bratislava
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  5​h
End: Brussels

3
nights
Kosice

Kosice ©
Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
Get out of town with these interesting Kosice side-trips: Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst (in Jasov), Presov (National Park Poloniny & Saint Nicholas Concathedral) and St. Egidius Basilica (in Bardejov). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety), pause for some serene contemplation at Kaplnka svateho Michala, get to know the fascinating history of Kosice Historical Centre, and ponder the design of Singing fountain.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Kosice route maker site .

Brussels, Belgium to Kosice is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Brussels in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Kosice, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Vysoke Tatry.

Things to do in Kosice

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Presov, St. Egidius Basilica, Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
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Singing fountain ©
Singing fountain

4
nights
Vysoke Tatry

Vysoke Tatry ©
Explore Vysoke Tatry's surroundings by going to Dobsinska Ice Cave (in Dobsina), Slovak Paradise National Park (in Spisska Nova Ves) and Liptovsky Mikulas (Liptovska Mara & Aquapark Tatralandia).

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Vysoke Tatry road trip tool .

You can drive from Kosice to Vysoke Tatry in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Kosice in August; daily highs in Vysoke Tatry reach 28°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Terchova.

Things to do in Vysoke Tatry

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Strbske Pleso, Liptovsky Mikulas, Tatras National Park, Slovak Paradise, Waterfall Skok
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Slovak Paradise ©
Slovak Paradise
Tatras National Park ©
Tatras National Park
Dobsinska Ice Cave ©
Dobsinska Ice Cave

3
nights
Terchova

Terchova ©
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Terchova: Wedding Palace (in Bytca), Orava Castle (in Oravsky Podzamok) and SNM - Bojnice Castle Museum (in Bojnice). There's lots more to do: trek along Janosikove Diery, explore the striking landscape of Veľký Rozsutec, and take in the dramatic natural features at Maly Rozsutec.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Terchova itinerary planner .

Getting from Vysoke Tatry to Terchova by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Terchova are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Terchova

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

SNM - Bojnice Castle Museum, Wedding Palace, Orava Castle
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Janosikove Diery ©
Janosikove Diery
Orava Castle ©
Orava Castle
SNM - Bojnice Castle Museum ©
SNM - Bojnice Castle Museum

6
nights
Bratislava

Bratislava ©
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 historic sites, nightlife, museums, fun & games, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Devin Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), contemplate the long history of Michalska Brana, and make a trip to St. Michael's Tower & Street.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Bratislava online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Terchova to Bratislava takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bratislava are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Fun & Games Neighborhoods
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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle

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