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The capital of Slovakia, Bratislava is a gorgeous medieval city complete with winding, picturesque streets. You can stroll along the Danube River, take in an unparalleled view of the city from the rocky hill of the Danube Castle, sample traditional Slovak wines and cuisine, enjoy visiting richly appointed cathedrals, frequent the cosy cafes and be wowed by the architecture of the many historical buildings.

Getting to and From the Bratislava Airport

Bratislava Airport or Bratislava-Ivanka, also referred to as M. R. Štefánik Airport, is the main international airport in Slovakia. It is about five miles northeast of the city itself, making your trip to and from the airport a seamless experience. The airport is one hour from Vienna. Book your flight here!

The Climate in Bratislava

You won’t have to worry about rainfall ruining your holiday. Bratislava is one of the driest areas in Slovakia, no matter which month of the year you choose to travel. You can enjoy the warmer temperatures in the city between April and September. You’ll certainly be able to sit outside at the many restaurants, bars and cafes during these months. If you prefer cooler climes, you might want to visit between October and March.

Shopping in Bratislava

Would you like to combine your dental visit with world-class shopping? The world-renowned Designer Outlet Parndorf shopping centre is a spacious outdoor mall that attracts numerous international visitors. With over 160 designer stores such as Adidas, Armani, Burberry, Gucci, Hugo Boss, Karl Lagerfeld, Michael Kors, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren and Prada, there is something for everyone. Located just 20 minutes from Bratislava, you’ll find many popular fashion and lifestyle brands with prices from 30 to 70% off. Enjoy the Austrian inspired architecture while you dine at chic cafes and restaurants.

Just off the A4 motorway, you can reach the shopping centre with ease. You can arrange a taxi through Smiles Away, make the drive yourself or take a train from the Bratislava-Petrzalka railway station if you prefer to sit back and enjoy the ride.

Sightseeing Opportunities in Bratislava

Are you wondering what to do in Bratislava? The city is extremely walkable which makes for easy sightseeing. Many attractions are located in the Old Town, with the rest of them being accessible by public transport.

  • Bratislava Castle. A must-see, this castle is a symbol of Slovakia. As a natural cultural monument, this imposing structure will provide an overlook of the city that you can’t find anywhere else.
  • Bratislava Zoo & DinoPark. If you want to take a stroll with pleasant scenery, the zoo covers 96 hectares and is surrounded by forests, meadows and streams. With the DinoPark located inside, entrance to it is included in your zoo ticket.
  • Danube River Cruises. Would you like to take in the sights of beautiful Vienna on your trip to Bratislava? With a river cruise, you can make the most of both cities. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime!
  • Devin Castle. A few miles west of the city, this castle can be reached by car, bus, taxi or boat. It’s a national cultural monument situated on a high cliff offering panoramic views over the Morava and Danube Rivers.
  • The Old Town Square. As the heart of the city during the Middle Ages, this area still contains notable landmarks such as churches and cultural institutions. It is beautifully preserved and is a perfect place to people watch.
  • Additional Attractions. For more sightseeing ideas and an information on other interesting attractions visit the Bratislava Tourist Board.
  • A Variety of Tours. Interested in booking a tour? Take a look at the many ways you can tour Bratislava.

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