Bratislava: Banská Štiavnica UNESCO Day Tour1 Reviews
Take a tour of Banská Štiavnica, one of the most beautiful and historically interesting towns in Slovakia. Registered as UNESCO heritage, it was also the site of the first technology-oriented university in the world.
- See the Gothic church of St. Catherine town hall, which was originally a Gothic house
- Encoutner New Castle and Calvary
- See the Old Castle and the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
- Walk through Holy Trinity Square
- Experience a UNESCO heritage town
DescriptionWith its rich deposits of silver and gold, Banská Štiavnica is figured as one of the most important towns in Medieval Europe. Referred to as the 'Silver City', this is your chance to see the town and its wonderful landscapes by bike. You will encounter varying environments such as mines, lakes, hills and the fantastic countryside. The town was registered as a UNESCO heritage site in December 1993, and was also the site of the first technology-oriented university in the world. From here, Banská Štiavnica became a center for science and technology development in Europe. Banská Štiavnica is one of the most beautiful and historically interesting towns in Slovakia, attracting artists and romantics with its old mining roads, stylish cafés and many restaurants. Highlights of your tour include the Old Castle and Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, the Holy Trinity Square (where you can find the Mining District Court building) the Gothic church of St. Catherine, and the New Castle and Calvary. Complimentary to these famous landmarks, you will also encounter unique local beer, wonderful nature, and much more.
IncludesTransfers Guided tour Coffee 1 entrance fee Lunch and drinks
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