Bratislava’s Best Castle and Old Town Walk

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Wonder at the castle’s breathtaking views. Go round the castle area accompanied by kings and queens. They fought and lived right here. Admire the blue Danube River 85 m / 240 feet down there. Then enjoy a carefull selection of the most beautiful sites of Bratislava’s Old Town district during a pleasant walk through the vivid and fascinating streets and squares of our town. Besides, learn some most particular information about everyday life in the capital now.

The walk usually starts at your hotel / meeting point on your request. There is an 20 -minute walk up the steps interupted by two scenic stops. This walk can be adapted to the needs of impaired/wheelchair participants by taking a different route with no steps.

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The 3-hour walk includes following highlights:

  1. A sweeping view of the Danube River from the scenic terrace - you are 85 m/240 feet on a rock above the river.
  2. The ceremonial courtyard of the castle - emperors were freqeunt guests here.
  3. The castle itself - a walk around it shows you all hidden features
  4. The view of the Slovak Parliament - typical architecture of the late 1980's.
  5. The most luxurios residential quarter - have a look at the most expensive villas.
  6. Picturesque views of Bratislava Castle from the Old Town
  7. The coronation church – St. Martin’s Cathedral
  8. The Old Town Hall – a picturesque Gothic-Renaissance building
  9. The Primate’s Palace – a jewel of neoclassical architecture
  10. The Franciscan church and monastery – dating back to 1297
  11. The Royal Chamber – Noble Parliament – a pearl of the Baroque era
  12. The Academia Istropolitana – the 1st university in 15th century Bratislava
  13. The town walls – an impressive defensive construction from the 14th century
  14. The medieval Main Square – the market square for centuries
  15. A short walk through the Jewish quarter – called the 2nd Jerusalem in the 19th century
  16. The Opera House – an enchanting Neo-Renaissance building
  17. St. Michael’s Gate – a beautiful combination of Renaissance and Baroque architecture
  18. The Palffy Palace –  6-year-old Mozart played the piano there
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… and plenty of interesting stories about the past and present from a history lover and actual town insider. An experience you will enjoy thouroughly!

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