Travel

Regularly updated information on travelling in Slovakia, including tips on the newest attractions and the traditional must-see sights. More information about travel in Slovakia can be found in our Spectacular Slovakia travel guide.

Volunteers can help count the predators in Malá Fatra

Student from Mexico also helped in the past.Compiled by Spectator staff, 14. Dec 2019, at 9:25

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Lonely Planet prize was the perfect ad for the Tatras

Last summer marked an 8-percent growth in the number of accommodated visitorsCompiled by Spectator staff, 13. Dec 2019, at 0:37

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Košice has new attraction - a ferris wheel

It is 32 metres high.Compiled by Spectator staff, 12. Dec 2019, at 13:08

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The last days of autumn: Jelenia hora and Kršlenica

Put on your hiking boots and discover the paradise in Small Carpathians.Gabriela Psotková, Valéria Polovková10. Dec 2019, at 12:35

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Christmas tram hits the streets of Bratislava

You can take a ride until December 30.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Dec 2019, at 13:52

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Family winter paradise - Bachledka Ski & Sun

A rapidly developing ski resort in the Goral region.9. Dec 2019, at 6:00

Špicák lookout tower accessible via new stairs

It offers views over Strečno and the Váh river.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Dec 2019, at 9:00

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Franciscan church in Fiľakovo opened after four-year reconstruction

It is one of the three oldest buildings in Fiľakovo.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Dec 2019, at 22:02

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New educative path leads to Kráľova hoľa

Hiking in the Low Tatras will be more pleasant for visitors.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Dec 2019, at 21:31

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High Tatras will be scene of Bollywood film

The filming will be ongoing in December.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Dec 2019, at 22:47

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The winter season has begun in the High Tatras

Skiing has been delayed due to the warm November weather.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Dec 2019, at 13:12

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These are some of the most beautiful photos of the Prešov region

Pictures of nature were most popular in the Choď a Foť photography competition.Compiled by Spectator staff, 28. Nov 2019, at 22:02

Special prize: Lucia Petrušová - Frozen Štrbské Pleso in haze  (Štrbské pleso)
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Archaeological open-air museum in extinct settlement of Šoldov

Allegedly, giants used to live here.Compiled by Spectator staff, 27. Nov 2019, at 14:46

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The fascinating power of Čičmany and Strážov

Čičmany is a picturesque place protected by Strážov mountain.Gabriela Psotková, Valéria Polovková26. Nov 2019, at 16:00

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Slovakia has a Notre Dame that won’t burn

Tatra Ice Cathedral open for visitors.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Nov 2019, at 22:50

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Waste accumulation in Prielom Hornádu cause for concern

The army could be called in to help.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Nov 2019, at 13:18

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Easy hike to Jamské Pleso in autumn

This one is accessible during the seasonal closure.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Nov 2019, at 7:55

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These sand formations are unique in terms of global meaning

They are proof that there used to be a sea in the Slovak area.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. Nov 2019, at 7:05

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Set off to the Trenčín Region to conquer a cone-shaped hill

Western Slovakia hides a number of hiking spots well worth a visit.Peter Dlhopolec, 21. Nov 2019, at 20:35

The sun sets in a village underneath the Kršlenica hill
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