Things to do and tourist attractions in Dolna Nitra

Thermal Swimming Pool Podhájska
Lakes and pools

The Podhájska thermal swimming pool has unique healing geothermal water. This unique water, by its composition similar to the water of the Dead Sea, earned the resort the...

Podhájska
Museum of Forgach Family
Museums and history

In the beautiful village of Jelenec, near Nitra, there is a ground baroque mansion. It was built in 1722 by Bishop Paul IV. Forgach. The Forgach family lived and stayed t...

Jelenec
Žibrica - 617 m asl
Hiking

Žibrica Hill belongs to Tribeč mountain range. It is an excellent way to actively spend your free time if you are in Nitra and its surroundings. Žibrica Hill is character...

Podhorany
Lookout tower on Hôrka Hill
Lookouts

If you find yourself in the vicinity of the city of Nitra and have a sunny day, you should definetely pull out your boots and hike to the not very high hill of Hôrka, whe...

Podhorany
Studený hrad (Cold Castle)
Hiking

The Studený hrad (Cold Castle) is a place where an old wooden hillfort stood sometimes around the 11th century. There is no way to find it there today, because it has cea...

Jelenec
Tona Beach
Lakes and pools

Tona Beach is a holiday resort located on the outskirts of the town of Šurany. It features a water surface (natural lake) surrounded by sand and gravel beach.

Water in t...

Šurany
Oponice Castle
Castle ruins

The Oponice Castle - more accurate ruins of the castle - is located on the western tip of the mountain of Tribeč above the village of Oponice. The first written mention o...

Oponice
Gýmeš Castle
Castle ruins

The ruins of Gýmeš Castle are situated on the steep Dúň hill, about 5 km from the village of Jelenec. In the past, it was the center of the surrounding Gýmeš County (Hung...

Jelenec
Zobor Hillfort
Castle ruins

Zobor Hillfort is the oldest and most extensive monument near the city of Nitra. It is also a national cultural monument.

The hillfort s bordered by a defensive wall, al...

Nitra
Ranch Čakýň
Horses, riding

A place to find the beauty of nature and the animal kingdom. A place where relaxation and entertainment is a mandatory equippment of every visitor.

To experience this, v...

Beladice
Šurany Synagogue
Museums and history

The orthodox synagogue in Šurany belongs to the jewels of synagogue architecture in Slovakia. The Jewish community of Šurany was built it in 1916. During the 1990s, the i...

Šurany
Zobor Monastery complex
Sacral monuments

In the 9th century monks - Benedictines established the monastery of st. Hippolytus in the valley below the hill Zobor. When the Nitranians went to this place, they said,...

Nitra
St. Parish Church of St. Stephen the First Martyr
Sacral monuments

The dominant feature of Šurany is the large two-tower church dedicated to the first Christian martyr, St. Stephen. It is located in the heart of the city, surrounded by g...

Šurany
Slovak Hafling
Horses, riding

The Slovák family deals with breeding Haflinger horses, whose history dates back to the Middle Ages. You can find them in the picturesque village of Podhorany, near Nitra...

Podhorany
Apponyi's Hunting Museum
Museums and history

A rare historical building in the picturesque village of Oponice is a Renaissance mansion dating from the 16th-17th century. The locals also call it Small Chateau. It use...

Oponice
 Wellness Hotel Tartuf
Lakes and pools

Park Hotel Tartuf is a hotel complex, which includes a mansion and inherently a wellness center. You will find it in the beautiful and romantic surroundings of the villag...

Beladice
Natural Gallery of Art Pottery
Other attractions

Near Nitra, right in the neoclassical mansion of Pustý Chotár, you can find a unique Slovak gallery - Natural Gallery of Art Pottery. A similar permanent artistic present...

Beladice
Slovak Troy - Zámeček
Museums and history

Did you know that Slovakia has its own Troy? This name is borne by the new "Archeopark", built in the location of Zámeček near Nitra Castle.

The location is famous for i...

Šurany
Statue of Venus of Hrádok
Technical monuments

The statue of Hrádok's Venus will probably be remembered by many of you, especially from a coin worth two Slovak crowns. Venus of Hrádok is actually the first found Neoli...

Šurany
Private pond Mederčina
Other attractions

The private pond Mederčina represents an excellent place for your favorite sports activities and also a place where you can spend your free time with your family or frien...

Šurany - Nitriansky Hrádok
Veľký Lysec - 547 m asl
Hiking

Part of the Tribeč mountain range is also a small hill of Veľký Lysec. Though, it is no kind of mohicane, it can boast of majestic rock crutches on the west side that wil...

Kostoľany pod Tríbečom
El Zorro Equestrian Club
Horses, riding

Not far from the bustle of the city of Nitra, there is the village of Branč, where the time goes somewhat slower and the nature is harmoniously living with majestic and b...

Branč
Dražovce Church
Castles, chateaus, mansions

The beautiful and unique landmark of the city district of Nitra - Dražovce is undoubtedly the Dražovce church, also called the Church of St. Michael the Archangel from th...

Nitra - Dražovce
Sculptural group of Saints Cyril and Methodius
Other attractions

The most famous Slavic missionaries - Saints Cyril and Methodius - have many sculptures in Slovakia built in their memory. However, only one of them can boast of the attr...

Nitra
Statue of Corgoň
Museums and history

Like many Slovak towns and villages, Nitra has an interesting folk-tale, which talks about a huge strongman Corgoň, who averted the Turkish invasion of Nitra Castle. The ...

Nitra
National Stud - horse breeding museum
Zoology and botany

Topoľčianky National Stud is one of the world's most important stud farms. It is a specialized facility for horse breeding in buildings with thoughtful architecture, urba...

Topoľčianky
Summer swimming pool at Sihoť
Lakes and pools

The summer swimming pool area is in very convenient. area, located in the middle of the City Park, almost in the city center of Nitra. In addition to a lot of fun and wat...

Nitra
Virtual Reality
Other attractions

At our place, you can experience adventure, adrenaline, fear, excitement, relax and, last but not least, good fun.

We offer you a multitude of virtual experiences and ga...

Nitra
Gallery of Nitra
Other attractions

There is a luxurious four-wing palace building on the county square in Nitra. In the past, it was a county seat. Today, its representative premises are the seat of the Ni...

Nitra
Topoľčianky Mansion
Castles, chateaus, mansions

The manor house in Topoľčianky with its extensive park is one of the most beautiful examples of architectural art in Slovakia. In the past, the castle was the summer resi...

Topoľčianky