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Experience Slovakia 8 Day Activity & Culture Tour from Bratislava

Experience Slovakia 8 Day Activity & Culture Tour from Bratislava

If you are an adventure-loving person and are eager to find out something more about traditions of Slovakia, then this is a great small group tour for you and your friends/family.

In 8 days, you will experience a myriad of Slovak cultural traditions and active pursuits.

Your tour is designed to get you pumped while experiencing the best of Slovakia. People of all ages can enjoy meeting like-minded new people while seeing and experiencing life in this beautiful country.

Cycling, hiking, rock climbing, boating and even cheese making await you on this exciting adventure.

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Tour/Activity Details

Length

8 days, 7 nights

Time

9:00 am on Saturday (April to Mid October)

7 Days Minimum Advance Booking Required. Minimum 2 persons per order. Tour includes Bratislava hotel pick up. Tour does NOT include travel arrangements and costs to/from Bratislava. All participants must sign a Liability Waiver and Terms & Conditions Contract prior to the tour departure. Rates are per person in US Dollars. If you are a single traveler or a member of your party wishes solo accommodations during this tour, please call us for a single supplement quote. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Description

Included:

  • Provessional Tour Guide/Driver
  • 7 Nights Twin Share Accommodations
  • 7 Breakfasts
  • 1 Traditional Barbecue Lunch
  • Old Time "Presporacik" Mini-Train Ride
  • Timber Boat Ride
  • Entrance to Spa & Jacuzzi in Zazriva
  • Entrance to School of Cheese Making "Zazrivsky Korbacik"
  • All Tour Transportation around Slovakia (including fuel, parking fees, highway tolls)
  • Entrance Fees to All Museums, Spa and Other Included Attractions
  • Personal CD with Photos of Your Trip

Not Included:

  • Airport Transfers in Bratislava
  • Meals Other than Those Specified
  • Beverages
  • Any Attractions or Activities Not Mentioned in Itinerary
  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities

ITINERARY

Day 1 -- After arrival at Bratislava airport and transfer (not included) to your hotel in the heart of the city, you have free time to enjoy yourself. Overnight in Bratislava.

Day 2 -- Your adventure begins with a tour of Bratislava in the famous old-timer mini-train "Presporacik." In the afternoon, you will travel to Sulov, where you will tour the Sulov Rocks, considered one of the more interesting parts of the Strazov Mountains, with many formations resembling humans or animals. Overnight in the Gader Valley.

Day 3 -- The third day consists of a full day of hiking, cycling and rock climbing (optional) in Gader Valley. The valley rests in the Greater Fatra mountain range with highlights such as Blatnica Castle hidden in the forest. After a busy day of activities you can look forward to relaxing in the spa & aquapark at Turcianske Teplice. Overnight in Gader Valley.

Day 4 -- Today you will cycle along the Vah River and stop for a tour of the Strecno Castle ruins. There's an included lunch on this day - a traditional barbecue - followed by a timber boat ride on the Vah. Cycle back to Zilina. Overnight in Zazriva.

Day 5 -- Today, there's a hike of Janosikove diery, which is located in the Rozsutec Nature Reserve. The tour starts in Terchova, continuing through Dolne diery (Lower gorge) and Horne diery (Upper gorge), finishing in Stefanova. After a hard but exciting day, enjoy the spa and jacuzzi in your hotel. Overnight in Zazriva.

Day 6 -- This will be a slightly less physical day. You will visit the Orava Village open-air museum, with many intact rural houses from all over the region. In the afternoon, visit the infamous Orava Castle, seen in the 1922 classic film "Nosferatu." During your last evening in Zazriva, join an instructor to learn how to make the original and tasty cheese "Zazrivsky korbacik." Overnight in Zazriva.

Day 7 -- Your next to last tour day allows you to explore Demanovska Ice Cave - first mentioned in 1299 and one of the oldest known caves in Europe. Later in the afternoon, you will go to the High Tatras and take a stroll around Strbske pleso. Overnight in High Tatras.

Day 8 -- On the final day, you'll travel back to Bratislava where you will have free time for shopping & sightseeing until your departure.

Important Notes:

• Luggage Restrictions - For this trip, luggage is restricted per-person to one reasonable sized, non-expanding suitcase size up to 28" x 18" x 9" (70cm x 45cm x 23cm) and the maximum weight of 20 kilos (44 lbs.) plus one small hand/day bag that can go in the car with you. No metal frame backpacks are allowed.

• Disability/Accessibility - Orders for persons with medical or physical handicaps or disabilities must be placed a minimum of 21 days in advance of the tour departure date. You must advise of any medical condition or physical disability requiring special attention at the time you book your holiday. If you do not advise at this stage, your booking may be disallowed. It is also possible that the guides will determine the holiday chosen to be not suitable unless a suitably qualified companion is included in the order. The guides will try to help with your requirements but cannot guarantee confirmation of specifics such as hotels, restaurants and excursions. Many of these holidays involve getting on and off cars, walking tours and other physical activities. Some holidays may not be suitable for you if you rely on a wheelchair or have certain other disabilities. Personal devices such as wheelchairs, hearing aids or prescription eye glasses, or services of a personal nature such as pushing a wheelchair or assistance in eating, toileting or dressing, are NOT provided. Should your disability require you to have special assistance, a condition of accepting your booking is that you provide satisfactory evidence that an able-bodied person will accompany you and is able to provide any special needs or services that you may require. The guides will not be responsible for the failure of this person to provide such services. The guides do not employ medical personnel. Any necessary medical attention must be provided by a local facility at the passenger's expense. The guides are not responsible or liable for any losses or costs incurred as a result of medical services obtained while on tour, or for the quality of the care or services received.

• Accommodation Damage/Cleaning - You are responsible for any costs incurred as a result of damage or excess cleaning fees related to your accommodation. You are advised to immediately report any pre-existing damage in your room to the hotel or your tour guide as soon as it is discovered.

• Removal of Passengers - The guides may, in their sole discretion, decline the booking of any passenger or remove any passenger who cannot comply or refuses to comply with the tour's terms and conditions. The guides and their agents or affiliates are not responsible for any costs incurred in the event a passenger is removed from a tour. Passengers agree to not hold the guides or any of their related entities liable for any actions taken under those terms and conditions.

• Vehicle Safety Belts - Where the passenger occupies a motor coach/car seat fitted with a safety belt, neither the operator or service providers, agents or co-operating organizations shall be liable for any illness, injury or death or any loss or damages or claims whatsoever arising from any accident or incident, if the safety belt is not being worn at the time of the accident or incident.

• Travel Documents - It is your responsibility to have a valid passport and all visas, permits and certificates required for your selected holiday as well as and to comply with all applicable laws.

• Photograph & Video Policy - You agree that guides or their representatives may take photographs and films of you while you are on holiday and that these may be used in brochures and/or advertising or publicity material without obtaining any further consent or payment in respect of such photographs and/or films.

• Passenger Complaints or Claims - Should you have a complaint in respect of the holiday, you should inform the guide during the course of the holiday, and if the matter cannot be resolved after the representative's best endeavors to do so during the holiday, your complaint must be made in writing as specified in the signed Terms & Conditions Contract as soon as is reasonably possible after the holiday but within 42 days thereof so that your complaint can be investigated. Any claims made after the 42 day period will not be considered.

• Travel Insurance - It is very strongly recommended that you take out comprehensive travel insurance for cancellation, medical expenses, personal accident, personal baggage, money and public liability before joining this holiday. You also agree to indemnify your guides and their agents and affiliates against all third-party claims, actions, damages and remedies which may be brought in respect of your participation in the holiday.

• Weather - Under no circumstances can the guides or their agents/affiliates be held responsible for snow or weather conditions, nor can any holiday be cancelled or amended by you at any time on the basis of snow or weather conditions.

7 Days Minimum Advance Booking Required. Minimum 2 persons per order. Tour includes Bratislava hotel pick up. Tour does NOT include travel arrangements and costs to/from Bratislava. All participants must sign a Liability Waiver and Terms & Conditions Contract prior to the tour departure. Rates are per person in US Dollars. If you are a single traveler or a member of your party wishes solo accommodations during this tour, please call us for a single supplement quote. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy
If changes are allowed on this tour, a $35.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that any change is subject to availability; date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 48 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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Rates All rates are in US Dollars

Event Date:

October 28, 2017

Desired Time:

09:00 AM