8 days in Slovakia Itinerary

8 days in Slovakia Itinerary

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8 days in Slovakia Itinerary

Start: Hurghada
Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
1
Bratislava
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Kosice
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Poprad
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  16​h
End: Hurghada

1
night
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.
On the 25th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, and then step into the grandiose world of Devin Castle. On the next day, snap pictures at Stary most, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth, pause for some photo ops at Cumil, don't miss a visit to UFO Observation Deck, then contemplate the long history of Michalska Brana, and finally don't miss a visit to Slavin War Memorial.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bratislava trip tool .

Hurghada, Egypt to Bratislava is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Hurghada to Bratislava. Traveling from Hurghada in October, things will get colder in Bratislava: highs are around 18°C and lows about 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kosice.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle

4
nights
Kosice

Kosice ©
Kosice has long been a hidden medieval gem.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kosice: Bardejov (St. Egidius Basilica & Radnicne Namestie), Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst (in Jasov) and Saint Nicholas Concathedral (in Presov). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St Elizabeth's Cathedral (Dom Svatej Alzbety), step into the grandiose world of The Manor House Betliar, admire the local landmark of Singing fountain, and make a trip to Immaculata.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Kosice day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Bratislava to Kosice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Poprad.

Things to do in Kosice

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bardejov, Saint Nicholas Concathedral, The Manor House Betliar, Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
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Singing fountain ©
Singing fountain

1
night
Poprad

Poprad ©
Poprad is a city in northern Slovakia at the foot of the High Tatra Mountains famous for its picturesque historic centre and as a holiday resort. On the 31st (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Jacob's Church.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Poprad trip itinerary maker tool .

Take a train from Kosice to Poprad in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Kosice in October since evenings lows in Poprad dip to 2°C. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Poprad

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Jacob's Church
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St. Jacob's Church ©
St. Jacob's Church

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