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Expedia has 946 hotels to choose from here starting at Rs5,672 a night. But if you want to save some serious cash, bundle your hotels and flights and create your own Slovakia Holiday Package. You can also add car rental and tours to your booking to create the ultimate getaway. With the money you save, why not add a beer tasting tour or a guided visit to Devin Castle to your itinerary?
Day 1: Bratislava is a charming city best explored on foot. Soak up the atmosphere with a stroll through the pedestrian-only Old Town, watch the street performers and grab a bite to eat at one of the numerous trendy cafés. Absorb some local history with a tour of the imposing Bratislava Castle, St. Martin's Cathedral and Devin Castle.
Day 2-3: Slovakia's great outdoors is calling. Hike your way from one awe-inspiring view to the next. Gushing waterfalls, lush forests, rugged rock formations and vast meadows await in the stunning Carpathian Mountains.
Day 4-7: Rent a car and head northeast to Slovak Paradise National Park. As the name suggests, this is a hiker’s paradise. Gorges, waterfalls and canyons abound here. A tour of the nearby Dobsinska Ice Cave is also a must. Finish your trip in the enchanting city of Košice. Visit St. Elisabeth Cathedral, wander the regal boulevard of Hlavna Ulica and indulge in some retail therapy at Crafts Lane.
Wine lovers will want to pencil in a visit in September. Several festivals featuring wine sampling, parades, singing and folk music are held throughout the month in numerous areas including the medieval town of Pezinok.
If you’re planning to spend time in the capital, be sure to check out our Bratislava Holiday Packages for great deals.