Eastern Slovakia

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Slovakia offers you numbers of unique and beautiful places.  Lets get explore the hearth of old Europe with our trip packages. Unspotted places which you will hardly dicover by yourself. Real feelings, real experiences, real adventure. Don´t feel in Slovakia like a tourist, we´ll give your trip special flavor. And we´ll do the best to make you feel like home.

East part of Slovakia hide many natural, traditional and historical wonders which represent slovak culture. It is the cradle of typical Slovak folklore and unique cuisine. East Slovakia is different from other parts of a country, mainly because the dialect and temperament of the people.

Reservation online viac email info@runmytrip.com. Availaible dates are 23 – 31.8.2014 and 13.9.2014 – 21.9.2014. Don’t miss your chance to visit eastern Slovakia in very special way! Support a travellers charity RunMyTrip with 10% from the price.

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Group of 3/6 people

Prices

Person / 1700 EUR

Group of 4 people just for 4800 EUR

Group of 6 people just for 6800 EUR

Included in package

  • Local tourist guide with english
  • Transport from airport (optional)
  • Transport services
  • Accomodations with breakfast and dinner
  • Entraces, fees, special food for activities included in the package, bicycles

Not included

  • Meals that are not icluded in the package

Program

Day 1 Transport under High Tatras

The greatest treasure of the whole Slovakia is undoubtedly our highest mountain range. It offers you numbers of beautiful places to see. Wheather are you interested in winter sports, hiking, or you just want to breath fresh air, its all in one. High Tatras belongs to the smallest mountain ranges and also to the most beautiful ones. The highest peak is Gerlachovský štýt with the high of 2655 m. Dominant of eastern part is Lomnický štýt (2632 m). On first day we will move by transport from the airport to the accomodation in Tatranská Lomnica under High Tatras.

Day 2 High Tatras

National park High Tatras, Štrbské pleso, Lomnický štýt

After delicious breakfast. Our first stop will be Štrbské pleso lake. It is the second biggest glacial origin blind lake in Slovakia. Than we will take a suspension cableway to the peak of Lomnický štýt. You will see the most beautiful view from the majestic grandpa, as is used to be called by domestic people. There is also the astronomic observatory, the highest workplace in the Slovakia. Than we will go down by foot. After that we will have a dinner with traditional food of the region in local’s folk restaurant. Night in nice village Tatranská Lomnica where you should enjoy your evening. This day should be swapped with another day because of weather.

Accomodation – Pension in Tatranska Lomnica

Day 3 Pieniny

National park Pieniny, rafting at Dunajec, mysterious Red monastery

After breakfast we move to Pieniny  the smallest national park in Slovakia. It is located on the border with Poland. Border line represents the river Dunajec. It is the clearest river in the heart of untouched nature of region Zamagurie. Morning we move to the National park Pieniny. It is possible to take a raft down the river with unforgatabble guide in traditional folk clothes which represents Goral region.  First of all is the exhibition of old monastery from 14th century. His history is connected with the Kartuzians and Kamalduls fraters. Kartuzians were significant as first transcriptionists of Holy Bible. As legend talks, frater Cyprian, which was botanic and inventor, was able to fly. You can walk along the monastery and see how it looked like in previous centuries. After that we will raft the river and we´ll have a lunch at the local cottage surrounded by trees and wild nature. Back to the starting point we´ll go by bike through beautiful forest by the river.  After the ride you should rest in area of national park by your own.

Every year in the middle of May are held there  Zamagurské folklórne slávnosti where you can see traditional folklore celebrations. In this area, every stone, every mountain and every spring is connected with loads of legends and mysteries which are making Pieniny wonderful place on the north-east Slovakia.

Accomodation – Pension in Červený kláštor

Day 4 Spiš

Village Lendak, Levoča, Spiš castle

Lendak is the village under the Tatras. Inhabitans belongs etnografically to the Gorals.

It is reknown because of the old traditions are sill live. People are wearing their traditional costume in daily life. Our trip include visiting one of the families in the village where  you can see history on real eyes. Levoča is old city where you can see many historical buildings. Unique is the highest early ghotic altar on the world in the church of saint Jakub. In the afternoon is on plan the exhibition of Spiš castle. The largest castle in middle-european region. After the exhibition we´ll stop in the Salaš to have slovak speciality, bryndzové halušky with bacon.

Accomodation – Spišké podhradie

Day 5 Slovak paradise

Slovenský raj – Slovak paradise, Dobšinská ľadová jaskyňa – ice cave, Kláštorisko, Tomášovský view

Ice cave Dobšinská ice cave is one of the most remarkable natural phenomenos in Slovakia. What could be better refreshment in summer hot days than monument “ice theathe” hidden deep under the ground. In 1887 it was the first cave in Europe with electric lightning. Slovak paradise is another one national park in Slovakia which is situated at the East slovakia. The most pleasant walk you can experience at the tour to the picturesquev Tomášovký view… Very beautiful hiking tour, but also very arduos is to climb the ladders passing Skalnatý waterfall, Výšný waterfall and Závojový waterfall. Kláštorisko offers you unforgettable adventure. And be sure,  sweating is a part of it!

Accomodation – pension in the village Vernár

Day 6 Bardejov

We will travel more eastern to discover historical city Bardejov. The city center of Bardejov is on the list of world heritage UNESCO. Will won´t miss to try healing mineral springs of wather in Bardejovské kúpele (Bardejov spa). Spa offers you numbers of procedures. If you want to see how the people lived in the past, you should see open air museum in Bardejov. Interesting is also the stady exposition od slovak trade like pottery, woodcrafting, wearering, blacksmitthing.

Accomodation – hotel with wellness in Bardejov

Day 7 Karpathian forest

Karpathian forest is famous mainly because of unspotted nature and good conditiions for wild animals . That´s the reason why you can see here unique Karpatian deers which is worlds rarity because of the size of their horns. The last day of our trip we will go to the Domaša. We´ll stop by the old monumental church from  the end of the 18th century. Top of the day will be hiking to the lost church in the forest called Trepec. Domaša during soviet supremacy burried a couple of villages which are now deep in the wather.  This church is holdover from that time. After that we will go to the castle hill to see summer residence of nobelwoman Alžbeta Bathoryová to the ruins of the Čičva. In the evening we prepare special home made food dinner.

Accomodation – homestay

Day 8 – Homestay

After trip full of interesting places you should enjoy little rest in our homestay with delicious breakfast. Afternoon we take you back to the airport.

Accomodation – homestay

*optional choice                     

Just between the end of summer period and the beginning of autumn Karpatian forest change its face because of the deer´s pairing season. We could manage for you an unforgetabble experience by wathing this treatre on real eyes.

About a trip

Guide

Our credo is to be as friendly, as profesional and as personal as we can. Our guides  are educated and english speaking person, who will answer every single question what you´ll have. We will give you correct informations about history and other attractions about Slovakia. In idea to make your trip perfect, we try not just to guide you, buy we want to build familiar atmospere in order to make you feel like home in our “little big” Slovakia.

 

Transport

Full servis package

  • Transportation during the trip is by cars or microbus that is included in the price
  • Pick  you up directly at the airport

 

Self transportation package

  • You can use public transport means to get to us. Train, bus or taxi, bicycle.

 

We want to make your trip the most appropriate for you. Tell us about your interest and we´ll fit the trip to your expectations.We prepare for you custom trip or just an itinerary as best we can for our small Slovakia.  Just send us a message on info@runmytrip.com.

 

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