A beautiful countryside and a variety of activities wait during a holiday to Slovakia. A holiday rental home can be your home base for skiing, hiking, exploring and all of your other adventures.
Whilst Slovakia is less often visited than other parts of Europe, there are many activities that make a holiday to Slovakia fun and memorable choice. If you come during the summer months, you will be able to take part in one of the many folk festivals. These events include music, dancing and fanciful costumes and take place in towns throughout Slovakia. Those who love the out of doors will have no shortage of things to do. The Danube Cycle Trail, which starts in Germany, passes right through Slovakia. You can bike straight through or take a ferry to Slovakia and ride the rest of the trail. There are plenty of opportunities for hiking, boating and fishing in lakes throughout the area. Some adventurous travellers even choose to go rafting on the Dunajec River. Dunajec River is located inside of Pieniny National Park. Bird watching, hiking and water activities are a few options for those visiting the park.
Places to visit on holiday to Slovakia There are some worthwhile places to visit whilst on holiday to Slovakia.
At the Bratislava Castle, visitors can see parts of the structure that were completed in the 1400’s.
In Piestany, visitors can go to the Thermia Place Hotel where natural springs thought to have healing powers and thermal spas are available.
The children in your group will appreciate a trip to the Bratislava Zoo with Dinosaur Park. In addition to a variety of wildlife, there are also life-size recreations of a variety of dinosaurs. See what it may have looked like to walk amongst these giant creatures.
There are distinct seasons in Slovakia with extreme temperatures during the winter months. The average low during January is -7 degrees. Some parts of Slovakia are popular for skiing. Many hotels in other parts of Slovakia typically close during the coldest parts of winter. In the summer, the average high is between 21°C and 26°C degrees. Many like to holiday to Slovakia during the spring when milder temperatures can be found. The average high for April is 15 degrees.
There are several airports in Slovakia that are well-serviced by major commercial airlines. These are Bratislova Airport (BTS), Kosice International Airport (KSC), Poprad-Tatry Airport (TAT) and Zilina Airport (ILZ). There are many smaller airports, but they are not regularly serviced by commercial airlines. It is also possible to travel to Slovakia from some points, such as London, by train.