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Hire a car and self-drive the Best of Slovakia tour

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Day 1: Transfer from Vienna/Bratislava to the Orava castle and to High Tatras

Stop At: Orava Castle, 02741 Oravsky Podsamok, Oravsky Podzamok Slovakia
On the first morning, it’s vital that you leave no later than 9 o’clock. A three-hour journey takes you to the Orava castle, one of the most beautiful castles in Slovakia: Oravský hrad, where one of the first ever vampire movies was filmed – Nosferatu (1922).
You'll pass 2 castles next to the roads, Beckov castle and Trenčín castle.
Inside the Orava castle there is the guided tour.
Next, you’ll drive about an hour to High Tatras moutains.
Overnight accommodation in High Tatras.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in 4* hotel with breakfast

Day 2: High Tatra Mountains, Spiš castle and Levoča UNESCO heritage site

Stop At: Tatras National Park, Tatranska Strba 75, Tatranska Lomnica 059 41 Slovakia
This day you'll stay in the oldest National Park in Slovakia. You can take some of easy hikes suitable also for children. For example to the Huge waterfalls and mountain cottages. The High Tatras are truly unique as one can enjoy magical silence in the valleys as well as maximum relaxation.
You can take an easy hike or cable car to the saddle or to the peak. The best way is to take a cable car from Tatranska Lomnica village to Skalnate pleso lake or to the Lomnicky peak.
Duration: 24 minutes

Stop At: Spis Castle, Namestie Majstra Pavla c.40, Zehra 053 04 Slovakia
In the morning, after breakfast, you should visit Spis Castle, one of the largest mediaeval castles in central Europe. After lunch, you make your way close tot he castle and you should visit mediaeval town Levoča, registered on the World UNESCO Heritage list. One of the most interesting buildings is the town hall and the gothic church.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in 4* hotel with breakfast

Day 3: High Tatra Mountains and Banska Stiavnica UNESCO heritage site. End of the tour in Bratislava/Vienna.

Stop At: Tatras National Park, Tatranska Strba 75, Tatranska Lomnica 059 41 Slovakia
After breakfast you should take an easy hike around a mountain lake Strbske Pleso.
Before noon we suggest drive from High Tatras to Banska Stiavnica UNESCO listed town.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Banska Stiavnica, Banska Stiavnica, Banska Bystrica Region
Through the Low Tatras National Parks a two-hour journey takes you to the town of Banská Štiavnica, a UNESCO Heritage site. You’ll take in a tour of this picturesque town, then have a short break and lunch.
You should finish your tour in Banska Stiavnica town about 4 PM.
Late afternoon/evening you'll drive to Bratislava/Vienna.
Expected arrival back in Bratislava: 6 pm. In Vienna: 7 pm

Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We'll pick you up at the hotel you're staying or at the airport


  • Vienna Intl Airport, Wien-Flughafen, Schwechat Austria
  • Ivanka Airport, Bratislava Slovakia
Departure Time
9:00 AM
3 days
Return Details
drop off at the same place like pick up
  • 2x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • 2 nights accommodation
  • Local taxes
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Hire a car
  • Private transportation
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • The listed price does not include any parking fee, payable at the time of tour check-in.
  • Food and drinks
  • Dinner
  • Entrance fees in castle and caves
  • Entry/Admission - Orava Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Tatras National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Spis Castle
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Rented car throughout the tour. Economy category rental car for 3 days including: Kia Ceed or Kia Spotrage SUV A/C Mandatory car insurances. Rent a car and 1200 km included. Driver must be at least 21 years old. Car rental pick up and drop off at the Vienna airport or Bratislava airport or at your hotel in Vienna or in Bratislava.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Price included 50 liters of the fuel
  • Listed price does not include any parking fee, payable at the time of tour check-in. Listed price does not include a fuel surcharge, payable at the time of tour check-in. Entrance fees
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


About the operator

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By: Active Travel Slovakia
19 reviews
Singapore, Singapore
A Good Way to See Slovakia
Signed up with Active Travel via Viator. Company was responsive and helpful when I had queries before the trip.
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San Diego, California
Action packed tour in three days
One of the best tours I have taken. In my three day tour tour I was able to visit several castles, churches,
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A far corner of Slovakia
Being international travellers, getting to a remote part of Slovakia is not easy but Active Travel Slovakia picked
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Manila, Philippines
The best of slovakia experience
We are a family of 5 traveling for a holiday and decided to include Slovakia into our itinerary. After research,
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Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Really Great Experience With These Peapols
I Want To Visit Again, It was an awesome trip organized by Active Travel. We were group of 10 persons with kids
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Sacramento, California
Enjoyable guided tour Slovakia
We had a wonderful trip with Active Travel Slovakia last week. As we were the only ones who signed up for this
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Terrific tour
Marek was an outstanding tour guide providing an excellent adventure hiking the Tatras mountains , eating unique
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Amazing trip in Tatras! A must to do !!!
I would defenitely highly recommend this trip. You will have the chance to enjoy the beauty of the high Tatras
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kathy v
Edmonton, Canada
3 day tour of Slovakia
I enjoyed a fabulous 3 day personal tour of Slovakia. Tour was provided by a informative english speaking guide
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Best of Slovakia in 2 days.
I organised this personalized tour via the internet and was thrilled with it. Firstly, Marek was always swift
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Hong Kong, China
Visit to High Tatras
Despite of the weather, Our Hiking tour with Active Slovakia was beyond perfect. Marek is a superb guide , he was
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Aidy B
Cycle Bratislava
Great adventure - loved learning about the Slovakian culture - devins castle - Danube Austrian border - iron
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London, United Kingdom
Great experience with Active Travel Slovakia
We originally looked for a tour in Slovakia because we wanted to see more of the country without hiring a car and
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Excellent Service for a very memorable holiday experience
We had a superb hiking trip, which was curated expertly and also flexible enough to adapt on a daily basis.
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Really enjoyed the trip
It was an awesome trip organized by Active Travel. We were group of 10 persons with kids and really comfortable
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