Highlights of the trip

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Bratislava old town - characterised by many Baroque palaces and sacral buildings

Town Hall was erected in the 14th - 15th century. The historic centre is characterised by many Baroque palaces, notable cathedrals and churches include the Gothic St. Martin's Cathedral, the Franciscan Church and the Blue Church.

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Devin castle - ruins of the stronghold dating from Neolitic to the Napoleon I.

Devin Castle standing on a massive rock hill above the confluence of the Danube and Morava is an unusually impressive landmark. It is part of the oldest history of Slovakia.

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Slavin - Memorial Monument and Military Cemetery

National Cultural Monument is situated on a hill above the castle which offers a beautiful view on the whole Bratislava.

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Little Carpathian Mountains

Mountain range situated in Western Slovakia, about 100 km long, covering area from Bratislava to Nove Mesto nad Vahom. The Little Carpathians are a protected area declared under the name Little Carpathians Protected Landscape Area, rich in flora and fauna diversity and contains numerous castles and caves.

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Pajstun Castle Ruins

Medieval castle ruins in the Little Carpathians near Borinka village.

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Svaty Jur - Church of St George

The parish Roman-Catholic church is one of most important cultural and historical monuments in Svaty Jur. Early Renaissance stone altar, unique in Slovakia, with the statue of St George dominates the interior of the church.

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Biely Kamen Castle Ruins

Biely Kamen (White Stone), a ruin of a Gothic castle situated on the wooded hill above the town of Svaty Jur.

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Mala Bana hill

Shallow hill above Raca borough suitable for short and easy hiking around the capital city.

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Panova Luka meadow

The meadow lies on the sunny south slope of the Little Carpathians. There are several fireplaces, benches and a pleasant atmosphere to relax and have a picnic.