What to do in Banská Štiavnica?
Are you planning a trip to Banská Štiavnica and wondering what should you visit, what to you must see? We made for you a list of 7 unique activities that you definitely must try during your stay.
City Game Treasure of Štiavnica
Discover Banská Štiavnica in fun and original way. If you want to have some goal while walking around the city or you don’t like long speech of guide the City Game is just for you. It will show you beautifull places with amazing views and learn you interesting facts and myths about the city in a fun and adveturous way.
Duration: 2 – 3 hours
Price: 49€/ team of up to 5 players
Terra Permonia is wonderful place for kids but also adults. You can try here work with various technical devices – to cut, trim, color, bend, drill or even weld and produce interesting creations using various materials. Skilled lectors will help you and you can take home your creations either for your memories or as a gift.
Duration: 2-4 hours
Price: 4€/ person
Let you be immersed in the immortal story of love between Marína and Andrej Sládkovič. The unique interactive exposition Epicenter of Love contains a number of attractions like talking images, lovemeter, or love activated verses but the main attraction is the bank of love itself. It is the first safe in the world to store the most valuable – love.
Duration: 45 minutes
Price: 12€/ person (8€ for people up to 12 years)
Become a detective and taste an atmosphere of the first Czechoslovak Republic. Will you reveal the killer and avoid your own suspicion?
Mystery dinner is an exciting detective game for 7-12 players connected with amazing food. Each players act a different character for that he get a set of thematic props and brief info. Asking the other and using found evidence you build the story and find out the truth.
Duration: 2 – 3 hours
Price: 12€/ person
Open-air mining museum
The oldest and the biggest mining museum in Slovakia has two parts. A surface exposition contains exemples of unique mining machines and representation of geological development of Slovakia. Main part of the museum is an underground exposition, where you will, dressed in a mining set, walk throw the Bartolomej tunnel, discover a famous mining works and equipment and learn something about the miners life in the past.
Duration: 90-120 minutes
Price: 8€/ person (4€ for children up to 12 years)
This landmark of Banská Štiavnica is also worth a personal visit. You can find there expositions that show the most famous crafts of Banská Štiavnica – Tobacco pipe workshop, Art of blacksmiths and historical clocks and bells. Other parts of the castle show the oldest archeological finds from the surroundings of Banská Štiavnica, various exhibits from the time of the early development of the city but also a demostration of weapons and torture instruments. In addition, you can also enjoy many new beautiful views of the city from here.
Duration: 60-90 minutes
Price: 6€/ person (kids 3€)
Banská Štiavnica is a beautiful city but maybe even more fascinating is its surrounding. A great way how to discover it is from the bike saddle because you will see much more then you can see while walking. You can find here 250 kilometres of marked cycling routes of various difficulty where everybody can find a suitable one for him. Interesting option is to rent an e-bike that will help you a lot in the climbs that are here very common.
Duration: 60-900 minutes
Price: 0€ with your bike, renting a bike from 13€ / day