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From Bratislava: Lesser Fatra Tour with Zilina

From Bratislava: Lesser Fatra Tour with Zilina

From US$ 122.82 per person

Savor the atmosphere as you ride a funicular to Snilovske Sedlo Peak, visit the village of Terchova and discover unique Terchova music, a part of UNESCO Heritage.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 13.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Russian
Pickup optional
Pickup from your address in Bratislava.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the panoramic views of the Lesser Fatra Mountains
  • Ride the funicular to Snilovske Peak
  • Discover the unique culture of Terchova
  • Explore the beautiful old town of Zilina
Full description

Start by taking the 08:13 AM train from Bratislava main train station to Zilina. Alternatively, you can be picked up from your address in Bratislava. On the route, learn of the history of Slovakia and the Lesser Fatra region from your guide. Arrive in Vratna Valley, ride a funicular up to Snilovske Peak (1524 m) and savor the magnificent views of the limestone and granite peaks, before descending down to Vratna Valley to the Vratna Mountain Pass. Visit the famous Slovakian village, Terchova, made famous thanks to folk traditions and Terchova Music from 2013 now part of UNESCO World Heritage. Enjoy a delicious two-course lunch at a local restaurant, visit the Parish Church of St. Cyril and Method and discover a wooden creche at the Church. Explore the city center of Zilina, the capital of North-West Slovakia. Discover Old Town, Passing along the Church of Holy Trinity and the Burian Tower. Continue to the uniquely squared Marianske Square, visit the Catholic House and Bank Palace Zilina. Stop at Rosenfeld Palace, a copy of Belvedere Palace in Vienna, before seeing the oldest building of Zilina – the church of St. Stephan from the 11th century. Transfer to Zilina train station and back to Bratislava. Meet your driver at Bratislava's main train station and travel back to your address in Bratislava.

Includes
  • Return train ticket of the second category with seat reservation
  • Licensed driver-guide
  • Two-course lunch
  • Funicular return ticket
  • 20% discount coupon for an entrance to UFO observation deck
  • 10% discount coupon for consumption in Sladovna – House of Beer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (unless option selected)
  • Drinks
  • Optional gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
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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Participants

Date

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Meeting point

Take the train R603 'Tatran' from Bratislava to Zilina. You will receive you train tickets one day prior to the activity.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • In bad weather conditions, the funicular can be replaced by another activity
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November 5, 2021

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