The best time to visit Banská Štiavnica is in the summer months of June to August when the weather is pleasant and there are many festivals and cultural events.
How can I get to Banská Štiavnica?
You can get to Banská Štiavnica by bus, car or train. The nearest airport is in Bratislava, and from there, you can take a bus or taxi to Banská Štiavnica.
What are the must-see attractions in Banská Štiavnica?
The must-see attractions in Banská Štiavnica include The Old Castle, The New Castle, The Holy Trinity Square, The Open-Air Mining Museum, and The Calvary.
What kind of food can I find in Banská Štiavnica?
Banská Štiavnica offers a variety of traditional Slovakian dishes such as Bryndzové Halušky (potato dumplings with sheep cheese), Kofola (a local cola-like soda), and Pirohy (stuffed dumplings). There are also international cuisine options available.
What activities are available in Banská Štiavnica?
You can explore the city's rich history and architecture through walking tours, visit museums, hike in the surrounding nature, swim in the nearby lakes, and attend festivals and concerts.