Surroundings

Záhorie

Záhorie – the land between Malé Karpaty and river Morava has its characterictic location and history, but also people, who live there. For years they have been keeping customs and habits, mostly their unparalleled dialect “záhorčtina” is still widely used. Trip to this original region located to the north-west of Bratislava begins under The Devín Castle and leads along river Moravia to the hills of Malé Karpaty. Therefore it borders Austria and the Czech Republic. The region is rich with beautiful nature sceneries and many corners filled with traditions and history.

For more information about trip contact City Cultural and Information centre Stupava – Agátova 16, Stupava.

 

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Private Cruise on the Danube

There are private cruise on the Danube by motorboat or safari on water scooters. Several kinds of trips are offered. You can also travel to the above mentioned attractions this way.

Plavecky Castle

Plavecký Castle

The Plavecký hrad Castle, subject of many legends, is the most important attraction of the western slopes of the Malé Karpaty. It used to serve as the royal frontier fort built in the years 1256-1273. In the second half of the 16th century it was reconstructed with big investments into a perfect Renaissance fort. Imperial troops damaged the castle […]

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Stone Mill Bath

Area of The Stone Mill offers many sport facilities. It is possible to play beach volleyball, badminton, table tennis, football and soccer. In the complex you can find Bio Pine – healthy bathing in the heart of nature. Swim in clear water and enjoy maximum comfort of bio-pool. Cleaning of the pool is completely withtout […]

Water reservoir Lozorno

Water Reservoir Lozorno and Ranch

The artificial water reservoir and offers swimming during summer. You can go horseback riding, discover traditional crafts, gallery, or teahouse in eco-shepherd´s at the nearby ranch.

Biofarm Priroda

Biofarm Príroda

The farm hidden in woods houses many animals and there is a true Slovak wooden cottage, as well as old bakery offering bread and traditional cheese.

Pajstun Castle ruin

Pajštún Castle Ruins

Take a nice walk through the forests of Malé Karpaty to the ruins of a lookout castle. It is an ideal place for picnic or barbeque. On foot or terrain bike from Stupava Park (1 h, 20 m) or from the church in Borinka. From the top there are spectacular views of the Little Carpathians and the […]

Ferdis Kostka Museum

Ferdiš Kostka Museum

The museum is located two restored older houses in the court yard, one of them has his studio that also houses an original wood burning kiln. In the other house is a display of his work. The fairly new looking house, was built by Ferdis Kostka in 1951, and he lived in it for only […]

Palfy Mansion

Pálffy Mansion and Park in Stupava

The first stop is Stupava with an originally Renaissance manor house and park. Unfortunately, the beautiful manor house is not open to the public. Manor House - originally in its place stood a water castle belonged to the royal castle. The year 1280 was an important center pajštúnskeho estate and during its existence, changed owners. Since 1867 Károlyi was one who […]

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Pilgrimage Site Mariánka

It is the oldest pilgrimage site in Slovakia with Lurdy cave and Procession to Calvary. Its origin and history is partially covered by legends. The site was in an administration of the Pavlines order whose histo­rians recorded down an orally passed legend about a hermit who lived in the hillside of Marianka. He caved a […]