Europe - Slovakia (PDF Chapter)
This is the Slovakia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
Right in Europe’s heart, Slovakia is a land of castles and mountains, occasionally interrupted by concrete sprawl. More than two decades after Czechoslovakia’s break-up, Slovakia has emerged as a self-assured, independent nation. It shines brightest for lovers of the outdoors.
- stroll from hilltop castles to sci-fi monuments en route to your next cafe or beer stop in Bra-tislava
- thunder down ski slopes, or hike between huts, in the extraordinary High Tatras
- cling to ladders and be splashed by waterfalls along treks through dramatic Slovenský Raj National Park
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Bratislava & Around, Tatras Mountains, Poprad, High Tatras, East Slovakia, Levoča, Spišské Podhradie, Slovenský Raj & Around, Košice, Survival Guide.