What to see in Bratislava

Bratislava Attractions

Bratislava is an old and historical city, remaining delightfully undiscovered by European standards. The pedestrianised Old Town is home to many of the city's top attractions, with centuries-old streets, squares, and buildings allowing visitors to step back in time.

Landmarks include the Old Town Hall, St Martin's Cathedral, and Main Square. The historic centre is also packed with restaurants and cafes for sightseeing pit stops. There are numerous galleries and museums in Bratislava, including some unexpected ones like the Pharmacy Museum and the Museum of Clocks.

The Bratislava Castle is a must-see while a boat ride on the Danube takes travellers to some of the attractions along the banks which include the castle ruins at Devin and the interesting Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum. The spa resort town of Piestany is nearby and the perfect pampering excursion from Bratislava.

The city has a busy cultural calendar and travellers interested in attending performances, exhibitions, and festivals should visit the Tourism Information Office, which hands out information on all events in Bratislava.

Bratislava Castle

Situated on a hill 269 feet (82m) above the city, Bratislava Castle is a prominent structure on the city's skyline and provides excellent views of the city, as well as over Austria and even as far…

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Old Town Hall

Set in the heart of Bratislava's historic city centre, the Old Town Hall is the perfect place to begin your holiday in Slovakia's capital city. The oldest stone building in the downtown area, its Gothic…

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Located just an hour's drive north of Bratislava, PiešÅ¥any is Slovakia's premier spa resort town and a great place to go for tourists looking to relax and rejuvenate in style. The…

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