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Private Tour: Bratislava Walking Tour
"Start your tour with a pickup from your centrally located Bratislava hotel. Then set off on your private tour of Slovakia’s charming capital in an air-conditioned car or minivan with your own private guide.Discover the city’s fascinating history on a walking tour around Bratislava Old Town. As you stroll the cobbled lanes listen to your guide share absorbing facts about the medieval and Baroque architecture around you.Linger in Main Square once the setting of medieval markets and admire the Old Town Hall with its 13th-century clock tower. Along the way
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Private Tour: Bratislava Walking Tour
"Start your tour with a pickup from your centrally located Bratislava hotel. Then set off on your private tour of Slovakia’s charming capital in an air-conditioned car or minivan with your own private guide.Discover the city’s fascinating history on a walking tour around Bratislava Old Town. As you stroll the cobbled lanes listen to your guide share absorbing facts about the medieval and Baroque architecture around you.Linger in Main Square once the setting of medieval markets and admire the Old Town Hall with its 13th-century clock tower. Along the way
From EUR37.00
 
Private Tour: Bratislava Walking Tour
"Start your tour with a pickup from your centrally located Bratislava hotel. Then set off on your private tour of Slovakia’s charming capital in an air-conditioned car or minivan with your own private guide.Discover the city’s fascinating history on a walking tour around Bratislava Old Town. As you stroll the cobbled lanes listen to your guide share absorbing facts about the medieval and Baroque architecture around you.Linger in Main Square once the setting of medieval markets and admire the Old Town Hall with its 13th-century clock tower. Along the way
From EUR37.00

Most Viewed Warnings and Dangers in Bratislava

Warnings and Dangers

2 Stations

If you are traveling by train,be aware that Bratislava has 2 railway stations.Hlavna Stanica is the main station,and nearest to the old town.Most trains stop at this station.The other station is...
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Do NOT stare at other people

I live in Bratislava and here are some of my warning tips for all of you who are planning to visit this city. First of all, do NOT look or even stare at people you don't know, specifically during...
KIZIKISH
Jul 20, 2014

Never going back!

I stayed over night in Bratislava en route to a festival in Austria. I found the people to be unfriendly and the city to be over rated. Our first hour in Bratislava we got a fine of €50 for going 5...
BMcG75
Jun 18, 2014

Typical Central European City

Although there might be some dodgier areas about the city, the old town felt very safe and relaxed. The train station, though, while not particularly threatening, was a real mess, with drunks peeing...
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antistar
Jan 16, 2014

Watch your step!

Much of Bratislava's Old Town is cobbled, and that in itself means you need to proceed with a bit more caution than you might otherwise.Pavements (sidewalks) in the area around the Old Town are not...
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leics
Nov 03, 2012

Bar Rip Off's

Hey Guys,An Aussie student, just wanna say,make sure you know how much you drink costs before you order. Most places are good (slovak pub, bar across from charlies) but other bars, the bar tenders...
ironzy12
Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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Who Turned on the Rain

Wow, was my first thought. With only a few minutes of warning, the May sky opened and down came buckets of rain, huge rain drops bouncing off the pavement. Fortunately, I had my waterproof shell, the...
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Roadquill
Feb 19, 2011

Uneven Cobblestones & Distractions

While Bratislava is a very cool place to walk around, and has a very medieval feel, in many places the cobblestone streets are very uneven and while walking, even the slightest distraction could...
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Roadquill
Jun 04, 2010

Taxis from the Train Station!

I arrived at Bratislave hlavná stanica last night and being in a bit of a hurry decided to opt for a cab. Prior to getting in, I asked the driver how much the fare to the Carlton Hotel (my meeting...
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morgenhund
Jan 30, 2010

Bratislava

I read a from one Slovak that the service in Bratislava is bad. This is not true, I have lived in Slovakia for over 5 years and have found 98% of the service to be very good from a 2 star to a 5 star...
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CazyDaddy
Oct 05, 2009

Avoid ticketportal.sk if you are living abroad

The homepage of Bratislava opera tells that you can buy tickets from abroad via Ticketportal.sk. What happened in my case is that I signed in on the website, chose a ticket and paid via my card. I got...
ulo
Dec 31, 2008

Watch for your stop

We missed our stop for the city center ( it is hard to tell) . We ended up getting off in aconstruction area and had to walk a ways and cross under a very dodgey looking underpass to get on a bus...
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easterntrekker
Sep 09, 2008

Check your bills

Check your bills when in restaurants or pubs to ensure u are paying for what u orderedThis seems to be the norm- cause it happened too often to be a coincidencewhen u go into pubs- they don't expect u...
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Puckfair
May 06, 2008

Money Changers

Be on your lookout for suspicious looking characters offering to change your money. Be wary of men in sunglasses and fake leather jackets / coats loitering next to high traffic areas. Visit a bank or...
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VeeVeeJoo
Mar 29, 2008

Top Hotels in Bratislava

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Tobrucka 4, Bratislava, Bratislava, 811 02, Slovakia
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Hodzovo namestie 2, Bratislava, Bratislava, 816 25, Slovakia
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Dunajska 26, Bratislava, 81108, Slovakia
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Hviezdoslavovo namestie 3, Bratislava, Bratislava, 811 02, Slovakia
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Stefanikova 4, 811 05 Bratislava, Slovakia
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Ambrusova 7, Bratislava, 821 04, Slovakia
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Top Things to Do in Bratislava

Things to Do

Bratislava Castle

this will just be a filler at virtual tourist is closing down and I don't have a single tip for Bratislava.the caste was reconstructed several times as it was burned during the 18th century, inside...
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Old Town - Stare Mesto

Here is a sculpture of a Man at Work. He is just climbing out of the man-hole and it makes for some nice pics. Situated just off the Main square, of the Old Town. It is about 50 metres from the Mac...
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Novy Most - New Bridge - UFO Bridge

Known as the novy most or new bridge,most residents will refer to this bridge as the UFO bridge,and it is easy to see why.Opened in 1972,it was the second bridge across the Danube,and is the 7th...
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St. Michael's Gate

St.Michaels gate is the only remaining gate in the city walls of Bratislava.It is now used to house the weapons exhibition of the Bratislava city museum.If you walk beneath the white tower and through...
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Primate's Palace

As you wander round the old town of Bratislava you cannot fail to notice a striking pink building.This is the primates palace.Built between 1778 and1781 for archbishop Batthyany,it is now used to hold...
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Street Art - Statues - Sculptures

Wandering around the Old Town, you’re bound to bump into, or trip over, one of the city’s street statues. I suppose everyone will have their favourite, but ‘Cumil’ seems to be the most popular....
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Top 5 Bratislava Writers

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Skipka

"Vitajte v Bratislave !"
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Vlasta

"Bratislava - My Hometown"
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acemj

"Bratislava - Proud to play second fiddle"
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HORSCHECK

"Bratislava - Gateway to the Little Carpathians"
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Raimix

"Bratislava - cozy and small capital of Slovakia"
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