City Guide Bratislava, Slovakia

Visiting Bratislava

Stretching along either side of the Danube River, Bratislava is a city located in the southwest area of Slovakia. It’s the country’s capital city and attracts a lot of visitors each year.

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Bratislava City Reviews

  • 50%


    Not the greatest

    It comparison to cities near Bratislava (Budapest/Vienna etc) its not really anything amazing... its actually rather expensive for what it is and probably because its so close to Vienna... Rather go spend time in the Tetras up north if you want to see Slovakia

  • 70%



    it's a nice city,not dangerous,very cheap,good for partying and also for trying a typical cuisine that is incredible! shops and supermarket well situated all around the city,good monuments and place to visit(not many but really interesting!)

  • 60%



    I expected a lot more of this city. In some part of city is like you are still in age of communisam, lot of ugly and destroyed buildings. But old town of Bratislava is very very nice. Food is great, and beer is cheap.

    Insider Tip:Drink Kozel beer

  • 50%


    Small town

    Very small city with a fascinating history which isn't well explained or made the most of. We saw most of it in one afternoon. Most architecture was destroyed by the communists. Not such good value now they are in the euro. Local cuisine not great

    Insider Tip:Go up to the Slavin memorial or rent a bike and cycle to Devin castle along the river.

  • 50%


    one night is enough

    Worth a visit, we stayed for 2 nights and thought the 2nd night not needed. Litter everywhere and not a building without graffiti. Old town is nice but certainly won't be rushing back.

    Insider Tip:One night only.

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