THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CASTLES IN SLOVAKIA
Duration: 11 hours
If you want to explore more of Slovakia and are a fan of castles, we have an amazing offer you will not be able to resist. Let us take you to the most beautiful and unique castles in Slovakia.
- CHÂTEAU BOJNICE
- CASTLE TREČÍN
- RUINS BECKOV (upon request)
- LOCAL BREWERY (upon request)
CHÂTEAU BOJNICE – One of the most attractive and most romantic places in Slovakia. The tour will guide you through amazing historic rooms with numerous paintings, stained-glass windows, frescoes and artifacts from original owners. You can enter the château underground cave with lakes, or visit the ZOO which is part of the château’s garden. In the summertime, it is also a venue where fencing fights or falconry exhibitions take place.
TRENČÍN CASTLE – Right over the town of Trenčín, on the limestone rock, proudly stands the town castle with a stunning view. The streets with a distinctive medieval atmosphere were once enjoyed by such notabilities as Marcus Aurelius and his son Commodus. You will be taken by the story of unfulfilled love between Omar a Fatima and their Well of Love.
BECKOV RUINS – We will also stop by the Beckov Castle, which was a castle of kings, mighty nobility and knights. The castle withstood years of Tatar and Turkish oppression, however, it was destroyed by the fire in 1727. Its history is emblazoned by legends, which enhance the romance of its present appearance.
SWEET BREAK – You can sweeten up your tour during a short break in a local pastry shop having a cup of good-quality coffee and excellent cakes.
LOCAL BREWERY – Following the traditional Slovak saying “Where there´s beer cooked, everyone is doing good.” you can end your tour in one of the local Bratislava breweries. The visit requires a reservation in advance.