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Legends and Countryside Tour

Bathory Bloody Countess, Heroes of Czechoslovakia and Slovak Tuscany

Legends and Countryside Tour: Journey into the history of Slovakia

Embark on a journey of discovery and adventure with our exclusive full-day trip from Bratislava to the breathtaking Slovak countryside. Join us as we delve into the rich tapestry of Slovak history, folklore, and natural beauty, all guided by a knowledgeable local expert.

Join us for an unforgettable day of exploration, inspiration, and discovery, as we uncover the heart and soul of Slovakia’s captivating countryside. Book your adventure today and let the magic of Slovak legends come to life!

Time and duration

Departure: 9am from Bratislava
Duration: 10-11 hours


By train or car from Bratislava (according to agreement and availability)


Transportation by train / car, English-speaking guide, entrance fees to the Čachtice Castle and Štefánik museum, lunch, refreshments


“A guided tour by Authentic Slovakia in a clapped-out Cold War Skoda – “the crappiest vehicle in Slovakia” – is one idiosyncratic way to see some of Bratislava’s twentieth-century landmarks.”

Tour Highlights

Time Journey Through Centuries

Uncover Slovak identity and history. Take a journey in time from medieval times up to the 20th century story of Czechoslovakia

Bathory Castle Čachtice

Join us on this unforgettable journey to Čachtice Castle, where history, mystery, and the chilling legend of Countess Bathory await. Dare to climb the castle walls and unlock the secrets of Slovakia’s most infamous medieval ruin.

20th century stories

Discover the Legacy of Štefánik: Journey to the birthplace and tomb of Slovakia’s heroic icon, Štefánik. Explore the captivating museum dedicated to his extraordinary life and witness the breathtaking views from Štefánikova mohyla, a testament to his enduring legacy.

Spa town Piešťany

Explore Piešťany on Foot: Embark on a leisurely stroll through the picturesque streets of this charming spa town. Discover hidden gems, quaint boutiques, and inviting cafes nestled amidst lush greenery and elegant architecture.

Off the beaten path experience with a local guide

Go beyond the tourist zones with our local guide. You have time to explore and ask questions.

By Train

train slovakia

Price per person

1 guest / 259€

2 guests / 149€

3 guests / 119€

4 guests / 99€

5-7 guests / 89€

from 89€

per person

By Car


Price per person

1 guest / 279€

2 guests / 159€

3 guests / 119€

4 guests / 99€

5-7 guests / 89€

from 89€

per person

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Post-Communist Bratislava Tour

Urban adventure by car (Czechoslovak 1970-1990’s Škoda or modern or van), off the beaten track and 20th century history

Bratislava Identity Bike Tour

Cycling tour and journey in time – Old Town, communist-era district and modern developments.

Devín Castle Tour

The most scenic castle ruin in Bratislava and Iron Curtain border zone.

Working Class Food Tour

Walk with us beyond the tourist zone and taste workers’ cuisine in retro spots with locals

Legends and Countryside Tour

Day trip from Bratislava to explore Slovak countryside and history.

Carpathian Wine Tour

Wine tasting in the vineyards and wineries of Little Carpathians near Bratislava.

Castle Ruins Tour

Walk through forests up to medieval castle ruins of Little Carpathians.

Village Pub Tour

Four villages, four local pubs, at least four drinks. You drink, we drive!