Things to Do in Bratislava

/Things to Do in Bratislava

There are myriad things to do in Bratislava. When here, you will be able to experience the city’s natural wonder and beauty. From historic districts to art galleries and century-old buildings, the wonders that await you here are endless.

Old Town Bratislava

Things to Do in Bratislava

Old Town Bratislava

This charming area will provide visitors with access to dozens of historic buildings as well as narrow lanes. This community is quite fun to explore and features dozens of hidden gems, which include shops, restaurants, and bars.

Blue Church

Things to Do in Bratislava

The Blue Church

Commonly referred to as St. Elizabeth’s Church, this beautiful church is blue on both the inside as well as the outside. For this reason, it is a must-see for anyone visiting the area. Plus, it is centrally located in Bratislava, making it easy to find for tourists and visitors.

Slavin War Memorial

Things to Do in Bratislava

Slavin War Memorial

This huge pillar was built way back in 1960 and carries a unique sense of historical significance. The Devin Castle was built around the first century A.D. and also offers a nice amount of history. Here you can experience amazing views that will practically place you back into those exciting times.

UFO Observation Deck

Things to Do in Bratislava

UFO Observation Deck

This deck happens to be located on the 7th longest suspension bridge in the world. The observation deck sits around 90 meters above the ground, and its round structure utilizes glass windows that offer one fantastic view. Whether you have a drink or something to eat with you or not, this is a place that you won’t want to miss.

Bratislava Castle

Things to Do in Bratislava

Bratislava Castle

This is a fun, old, and great castle to visit for anyone. Within its walls, you will find a set of two distinct museums, both of which will provide you with a solid idea of the area’s history and how things used to be. If you are a history buff and happen to be visiting Bratislava, this is definitely the place to be

Zlaté Piesky Resort

Things to Do in Bratislava

Zlaté Piesky

This is an ideal spot to come spend your time if you want to escape the summer heat as well as enjoy a few exciting water sports. This resort has a lake and is located directly near the city, which is why so many people use it as an escape. Here you will find rentals, lessons, and equipment that you can use to enjoy your vacation.

Other Exciting Things to Do in Bratislava

There are dozens of other ways to spend your time in Bratislava. They include:

  • Check out the abundance of quirky museums which include the Pharmacy Museum as well as the Museum of Clocks.
  • Take a short bus ride up to the castle (or walk), and experience historical exhibits that will allow you to experience the area’s unique and natural history.
  • If you are feeling a bit energetic, feel free to explore the lovely hillside villas that surround the castle as you take a bird’s eye view over the city.
  • Take a boat ride on the Danube River, which will take you upstream to historic castles or downstream to wonderful art museums.
  • Enjoy a tastefully-rich glass of beer or wine in the city’s most atmospheric wine cellars and bars.

If you are feeling exceptionally attracted to Slovak cuisine, then you will be happy to know that Bratislava caters to this need quite well. There are also dozens of other food choices to choose from, all of which are located in the heart of this wonderful city. And as night falls, be prepared to experience a nightlife like no other, one filled with stylish clubs, city lights, and relaxing walks by the rivers and astounding nature-based attractions.

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  • This place is truly an amazing destination to visit as it has so many exciting things to do and moreover it is in Slovakia which is again a dream destination for me.