Eastern Slovakia is one of the most beautiful regions of the country. Mighty High Tatras, World Heritage sites and charming old royal towns make this region a perfect Central European destination. Let’s explore together the TOP 7 places to visit in Eastern Slovakia!
1. Spis castle
One of the biggest castle complexes in Europe and a fairy tale destination, Spis castle is a must-see of Slovakia! Set on the hill overlooking Spisske Pohradie town, it offers great outdoor hiking opportunities and boasts superb views. Also, it is in UNESCO World Heritage list.
Check out my article about Spis castle HERE
2. Spisska Kapitula
Spisska Kapitula is a unique ecclesiastical town right at the footsteps of Spis castle. Also, it is one of the most well-preserved sites of such kind in Europe. Take a peaceful walk here admiring the beautiful St. Martin’s Cathedral.
The second biggest city in Slovakia and one of the highlights of tourism in the country, Kosice is a perfect destination to admire the splendid Old Town crowned by the UNESCO-protected St. Elizabeth Cathedral. In addition, it offers great food scene and plenty of interesting museums to visit.
Check out my article about things to do in Kosice HERE
With its walled Renaissance city core, Levoca is one of the pearls of Slovakian tourism. Here you can be astonished by the highest wooden altar in the world and amazed by the splendid architecture of Old City Hall. It is a perfect city for a day break.
Check out my article about one day in Levoca HERE
Kezmarok has everything to be a great tourist destination – a castle in the city centre, UNESCO-protected wooden Protestant church, charming Old Town and proximity to High Tatras. What are you waiting for? Pick it for your next Slovak trip!
Check out my article about Kezmarok HERE
6. High Tatras
This list can not be full without mentioning Slovak top attraction – majestic High Tatra Mountains! Splendidly beautiful during all of the seasons, offering wide range of activities to do, High Tatras are a must-see in Slovakia!
Although not being an obvious tourist choice, Presov has few aces up its sleeve. With its chilled out atmosphere, many interesting monuments, well-preserved Old Town, it is a great place to sense the true Slovak style of life.
Check out my article about Presov HERE
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