Bratislava Old Town, Bratislava

4.4
#1 of 1,137 in Things to do in Slovakia
The heart of the city's cultural, political, and social life, the narrow streets and squares of Bratislava Old Town feature many historical landmarks, such as a medieval castle and the city's largest cathedral. Walk the promenade along the riverbank and see palaces housing foreign embassies as well as national institutions, including the government building. Nicknamed a "large village" by the locals due to its familiar atmosphere, this area is home to many shops, pubs, bars, and restaurants where you can taste traditional mulled wine or honey liquor. Look out for bizarre bronze statues, such as a man peeping from a manhole. St. Michael's gate and tower offer a nice view from a balcony. Planning Bratislava trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
Create an itinerary including Bratislava Old Town
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Tours To Bratislava Old Town

Bratislava Old Town Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
8,926 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Bratislava Old Town can be toured in hours. It is historic, compact and an easy walk. Much to do and see in a very small area.  more »
  • Nice city with a lot of things to see, A lot of monuments, buildings, statues, fontaines, churchs, but the best thing to see is Bratislavsky Hrad with great view (you can see Vienna).  more »

Plan your trip to Bratislava

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Bratislava

See all ›
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes
3.9
Duration: 30 minutes

Historic Sites in Bratislava

See all ›
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Bratislava

4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.4
Duration: 30 minutes
3.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in Bratislava

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Bratislava

5.0
Duration: 3 hours
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Bratislava

4.1
Duration: 30 minutes
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.4
Duration: 1 hour
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min