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Highlights of Slovakia 7 Day Tour from Bratislava

Highlights of Slovakia 7 Day Tour from Bratislava

This small group tour from Bratislava will show you all of the Highlights of beautiful Slovakia in just 7 days.

There are stunning castles dating as far back as the 11th century, such as the UNESCO heritage Spis Castle or the famous Nosferatu Castle Orava.

You'll spend some time at a famous open air museum - an historic Slovak village where you can see the architecture, take a look inside a typical traditional log house and learn about the everyday life of Slovakian ancestors.

See dramatic mountains such as the High Tatras where you will travel by cable car to Lomnicky Peak.

You will experience amazing scenery, new tastes, hidden treasures and the beautiful culture of Slovakia.

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Tour/Activity Details

Length

7 days, 6 nights

Time

9:00 am on Saturday (April through 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

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrive at Bratislava airport and then transfer to your hotel in the heart of the city. You then have some free time to enjoy your first day in Slovakia. Overnight in Bratislava.
  • Day 2 - Tour Bratislava on the famous old-timer mini-train "Presporacik." In the afternoon you’ll transfer to the wine cellar of Pezinok castle where they have a collection of the best wines of Slovakia, some dating back centuries. Overnight in Chateau Topolcianky.
  • Day 3 - Visit The National Horse Stud Farm in Topolcianky and the beautiful oak forests around the Topolcianky castle before traveling to the UNESCO heritage town of Banska Stiavnica. Overnight in Banska Stiavnica.
  • Day 4 - Tour the old mining museum before moving on to a spectacular ice cave hidden in the Demanovska valley. Later, the tour will stop in Liptov, where you will experience a shepherd show and see the production of, and even get to taste, sheep cheese. Overnight in Liptov.
  • Day 5 - Today is set aside to experience the beauty of the High Tatras. You will reach Skalnate pleso astronomical observatory by a suspension cable car to the top of Lomnicky peak, 8642 feet (2634 meters) above sea level. You’ll also visit the famous Strbske pleso resort. Overnight in Stary Smokovec.
  • Day 6 - Experience Orava Castle, made famous in the 1922 movie "Nosferatu" and situated in the Orava region. The castle is on a rock above the Orava River. Below it is an open air museum of a Slovak village. There you can see the architecture, look inside a typical traditional log house and imagine the everyday life of earlier generations. Overnight in Zazriva.
  • Day 7 - On your last day, you will return to Bratislava for free time to do some shopping & to spend your last few minutes in the beautiful city center until your transfer to the airport for 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