Banská Bystrica

Banská Bystrica
Banská Bystrica

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Banská Bystrica is one of the first Slovak cities to have received the status of the urban monument reservation. The beginning of its history is dated to the time of gold-mining in this region. The town centre of Banská Bystrica is a historical heritage and the castle area has been officially declared a national cultural monument. Take a walk through the town centre and get to know many historical monuments there; in Banská Bystrica there are also many museums that will lead you back to the ancient history of this city.

Fans of hiking will have at their disposal over 500 kilometers of hiking trails in the surrounding region. Due to their high quality Banská Bystrica is, with regard to hiking, one of the best marked-up areas in Slovakia. Since 2007, hikers also have at their disposal new hiking tracks in the area of the City Forests (Mestské lesy) such as The City Forest Park Urpín – Stará kopa (“Mestský lesopark Urpín - Stará kopa”), or the City Forest Park Podlavice – Laskomer (Mestský lesopark Podlavice - Laskomer). A visit to Banská Bystrica in itself combines an encounter with both history and nature. However, it also includes lots of opportunities for social and cultural life for all the age groups.

Distance from airports:

  • Bratislava 177 km
  • Košice 245 km
  • Poprad 164 km
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      Our tip for gastro services:

      • Koliba Rustikana Nemecká
        Chalet Rusticana
        Original Slovak chalet in the village of Nemecká
        distance: 28,25 km
        benefit: 10 % discount
      • tálska bašta
        Tálska Bašta - Hotel Partizán****
        There you can expect an excellent gourmet experience in the form of traditional and lucrative offer of dishes from grandmothers.
        distance: 47,68 km
        benefit: 5% discount

      Our tip for outdoor activities:

      • Paintball Banská Bystrica
        PAINTBALL-GAME Banská Bystrica
        Military paintball near Banská Bystrica.
        distance: 10,74 km
      • hucul-hlavna
        Slovak Hucul Club
        Slovak Hucul Club is an environmental non-profit organization founded to rescue and protect Hucul horses, and it is located in the Lom nad Rimavicou village (district of Brezno).
        distance: 51,31 km
      • pony farma-hlavna foto
        The Suchý Vrch Pony Farm
        An agroturist farm of family type.
        distance: 3,43 km

      Our tip for relax:

      • salón krásy fann beauty banská bystrica
        FAnn BEAUTY Salons
        Providing care not only for the skin of your face, but also of your whole body in conjunction with intense relaxation.
        distance: 0,1 km
        benefit: 5 % discount
      • NATURE Wellness Center - Hotel Partizán****
        NATURE Wellness Center - Hotel Partizán****
        5% discount for Wellness Hotel Partizán**** in Tále resort
        distance: 47,68 km
        benefit: 5% discount

      Tip for evening life:

      • MINISTRY of FUN Banská Bystrica
        MINISTRY of FUN Banská Bystrica
        the largest and the most modern club in Slovakia.
        distance: 0,64 km
      • SIRIUS CLUB Brezno
        SIRIUS CLUB Brezno
        Prestigious disco club SIRIUS attracts visitors by its unique design that makes a pleasant impression on you immediately after entering
        distance: 50,72 km
      Towns and villages
      Historical monuments
      Museums and galleries
      Tourist Regions
      Spas and water parks
      Golf resorts
      Ski resorts

      Recommended hotels

      Recommended hotels

      Wellness Hotel Bystráfrom €49,50/person

      Hotel Partizán****
      Hotel Partizán**** Tálefrom €49,50/person

      sant bernard-hlavna
      Pension Sant Bernard***Tureckafrom €17,00/person

      Rekreačný areál Predná hora
      Recreation Center Predna horafrom €17,00/person

      Artpension Dans Le Parc
      Art Pension Dans Le Parc Banská Bystricafrom €24,00/person

      Penzión*** Králiky
      Pension*** Králikyfrom €15,00/person

      Liečebný dom Poľana**** Brusno
      Spa house Poľana**** Spa Brusnofrom €58,50/person

      Hotel Kaskády****
      Hotel Kaskády**** Sliačfrom €19,50/person

      Motel Luteus Budca
      Motel Luteus Budčafrom €15,93/person

      Hotel Mýto - Mýto pod Ďumbierom
      Hotel Mýto - Mýto pod Ďumbierom

      Hotel Dixon**** Banská Bystrica
      Hotel Dixon**** Banská Bystricafrom €22,75/person

      Hotel Šachtička
      Hotel Šachtička Banská Bystricafrom €33,00/person

      Penzión Amarys*** Banská Bystrica
      B&B Amarys*** Banská Bystricafrom €36,30/person


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