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Bratislava: Banská Štiavnica UNESCO Day Tour

Bratislava: Banská Štiavnica UNESCO Day Tour

From US$ 168.14 per person

Take a tour of Banská Štiavnica, one of the most beautiful and historically interesting towns in Slovakia. Registered as UNESCO heritage, it was also the site of the first technology-oriented university in the world.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup is available from your Bratislava hotel.
Private group

Experience

The experience
  • See the Gothic church of St. Catherine town hall, which was originally a Gothic house
  • Encoutner New Castle and Calvary
  • See the Old Castle and the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
  • Walk through Holy Trinity Square
  • Experience a UNESCO heritage town
Full description
With its rich deposits of silver and gold, Banská Štiavnica is figured as one of the most important towns in Medieval Europe. Referred to as the "Silver City", this is your chance to see the town and its wonderful landscapes by bike. You will encounter varying environments such as mines, lakes, hills and the fantastic countryside. The town was registered as a UNESCO heritage site in December 1993, and was also the site of the first technology-oriented university in the world. From here, Banská Štiavnica became a center for science and technology development in Europe. Banská Štiavnica is one of the most beautiful and historically interesting towns in Slovakia, attracting artists and romantics with its old mining roads, stylish cafés and many restaurants. Highlights of your tour include the Old Castle and Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, the Holy Trinity Square (where you can find the Mining District Court building) the Gothic church of St. Catherine, and the New Castle and Calvary. Complimentary to these famous landmarks, you will also encounter unique local beer, wonderful nature, and much more.
Includes
  • Transfers
  • Guided tour
  • Coffee
  • 1 entrance fee
  • Lunch and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
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The tour allow visitors to see the country side of the Slovakia and enjoy the old mining town. Interesting place to visit. The lunch arrangement was little too expensive

July 5, 2019

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