Europe - Slovakia (PDF Chapter)
This is the Slovakia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
Capital city Bratislava draws visitors to its resplendent old town but Slovakia shines brightest for lovers of the outdoors. Walking trails in the High Tatras wend through landscapes of unearthly beauty, with mirror-still glacier lakes backed by 2000m peaks.
- hike between glacier lakes, snow-shrouded peaks and wildflower meadows in the High Ta-tras
- stroll from hilltop castles to sci-fi monuments en route to your next coffee or beer in Brati-slava
- clamber around the ramparts of 13th-century Spiš Castle
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Bratislava & Around, Tatra Mountains, Poprad, High Tatras, Eastern Slovakia, Levoca, Spišské Podhradie, Slovenský Raj & Around, Košice, Survival Guide.
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