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Bratislava Old Town

Bratislava, Slovakia
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Bratislava by Night: Walking Tour
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Historic neighborhood filled with charming narrow lanes, burgher's houses and nobles' palaces in addition to many of the city's important buildings such as the former Palace of the Hungarian Estates, the late-Gothic building of the Academia Istropolitana and the Leopold de Pauli Palace where Franz Liszt performed as a child.
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The old town in Bratislava was nice but very busy. It was very enjoyable seeing all the old buildings and finding out about themvut it does in love a lot of walking or you get the old buses round the town.

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We celebrated our 49th anniversary at a lovely café in old town in Bratislava. Other than the weather being warmer than expected, it was an absolutely delightful night.

Thank RetiredTravelsEnid
Reviewed 5 days ago

a number of spots of high interest. without having the beauty of vienna or prague still a very attractive old center , pity about the old part destroyed, including a synagogue, to make way to a bridge

Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived by train from Vienna for a day visit. Small nice historic town. We were impressed by the modesty and size of government buildings in comparison to Vienna.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 5 days ago

An old and formerly important city in the Austro-Hungarian Empire with close ties to Vienna (Lizt and Mozart both gave concerts as child prodigies, and Beethoven was a frequent visitor). The old town is pedestrian-only, and jam-packed with tourists and establishments serving them. Feels a...More

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I spent 48 hours visiting Bratislava and we spent the majority of our time in Old Town. There are plenty of bars and restaurants to choose from and there was a lovely atmosphere even on a Mon/Tues night!

Thank Aodh2013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bratislava old town is lively with many restaurants and bars in a mostly restored medieval setting. Slovak food and beer is popular but so are many others and the architecture reflects several influences over time.

Thank DanBach
Reviewed 1 week ago

this small old town is full of energy and you can find anything you want. It has great restaurants and a lively night life.

Thank AlbertoMay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking along the streets of Bratislava's Old Town and chatting with local shopkeepers was a highlight of our trip. The history of this town is amazing, as is the architecture of the buildings. Shops and restaurants are abundant, but for us, it was the historical...More

Thank LoisandAllen
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are maybe 100+ places to grab a beer or have a meal there and they all seemed to be busy. If you are stopping for the day, go there. Not much for quality shopping though. Only five minutes off the river if you are...More

Thank TheGreekInCT
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Torgeir R
18 March 2017|
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Response from deborahk3 | Reviewed this property |
We were also there for 3 days and this is plenty of time to do all the main sites. Obviously you have to wander around the Old Town. Go upto Bratislava Castle and for something different we did the Post socialist tour with... More
Martha M
1 December 2016|
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Response from jammerspot | Reviewed this property |
Weather can be checked via a computer Google of a country and city. we were there in August so do not have personal experience.Weather in Europe has the the variations as in USA. This is not a tropical area.
21 September 2016|
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Response from MauroVO | Reviewed this property |
I think it's possible but not convenient. Through train you spare money and time (and the boat trip it's not so beautiful, doesn't worth the money in my opinion). Bye! Mauro
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