SLOVAKIA DESTINATION GUIDE

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"Slovakia is such an underrated European gem - from its castles, to the wine, and abundance of statues each with its own story - it’s always a pleasant surprise for our guests"

Sarah, Travel Director
Slovakia at a glance
A land of mountains and medieval castles, Slovakia effortlessly swings between wondrous nature and resplendent architecture. Join your expert Trafalgar Travel Director for a soul-stirring journey from the majestic Tatra Mountains in the north to the dreamy Danube River in the south.
Currency
Euro
Winter avg
2°C
Summer avg
26°C
Time Zone
GMT+2
Capital City
Bratislava
Language
Slovak
Good morning
Dobré ráno
Good evening
Dobrý večer

What to pack for Slovakia

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Waterproof jacket

Slovakia is a rainy country, with showers known to strike at any time of the year. Come prepared with a raincoat or small umbrella.

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Comfortable shoes

From roaming the medieval streets of Bratislava’s Old Town, to wandering through the city’s museums and galleries, your feet will thank you for a comfortable pair of shoes.

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Headphones

While there’s plenty of visual entertainment as we travel through Slovakia’s gorgeous landscapes, a pair of headphones can be used on long journeys to listen to music, podcasts or audiobooks.

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An adaptor plug

Voltage in Slovakia is 230V and the sockets are of Type E, with standard European 2-pin plugs.

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Camera

From the fairytale turrets of Bratislava Castle to the medieval streets of Bratislava’s historic Old Town, Slovakia will keep your camera clicking away.