Things to do and tourist attractions in Tribec

Greater Tribeč - 830 m asl
Hiking

The Tribeč mountain range is situated in the Fatra-Tatras region between the towns of Nitra, Partizánske and Zlaté Moravce. Its highest peak is Greater Tribeč towering at...

Kostoľany pod Tríbečom
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
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
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
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
Bison Game Preserve
Zoology and botany

Oak forests at Topolčianky are the only place in Slovakia where you can see European bison - the largest European mammaland a relative of American bison.

Thys type of bi...

Topoľčianky
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
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
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
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
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
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
Hrušov Castle
Castle ruins

North of the famous wine-growing village of Topoľčianky, the ruins of the Hrušov castle have been standing for centuries. Its remnants of massive walls and towers rise up...

Hostie
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
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
Trout paradise
Other attractions

We offer you relaxation in beautiful natural scenery, on the main route Topoľčianky-Skýcov. The facility is located 2 km behind the entering board to Topoľčianky.

Catch ...

Topoľčianky
Ranch Y
Horses, riding

Ranch Y in the village of Solčany is a place where you will experience dynamism, grandeur, power, freedom, peace, grace and fun. It will enchant you with its rich offer o...

Solčany
Private pond Žikava
Other attractions

We offer rest and relaxation by the water and the opportunity to catch fish in a nice environment near the village of Krásny Majer. Individuals and whole families have th...

Žikava
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
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
Indoor swimming pool City bath
Lakes and pools

The City bath is a swimming pool open all year round with a great location.** It is situated in the center of Nitra**, very near the Ponitrianske Museum.

It offers a var...

Nitra
Synagogue in Nitra
Other attractions

A valuable architectural monument of the city of Nitra, which is also one of the most beautiful of its kind in Slovakia, is the synagogue building. Built in Moorish-Byzan...

Nitra
Botanical Garden of SPU in Nitra
Zoology and botany

The Botanical Garden of the Slovak University of Agriculture (SPU) in Nitra is located directly on the premises of the university. It offers visitors a rich range of pla...

Nitra
Summer house Babylon
Museums and history

On the hill of Hôrka above the village of Brodzany, there is a summer house Babylon, where time seems to have stopped. The summer house was built in 1911 by Duchess Natal...

Brodzany
Slavonic Museum of A.S. Pushkin
Museums and history

The beautiful Renaissance manor house in Brodzany dating back to the 17th century has been the seat of the Slavonic Museum of A. S. Pushkin since 1979. The manor house is...

Brodzany
Scooters Hrušov Castle - Topoľčianky
Other attractions

Would you like to experience a little excitement with your family and get to know the natural and historical beauty of Slovakia? Head to Topoľčianky and turn right to Hru...

Topoľčianky
Calvary in Nitra
Sacral monuments

Calvary in Nitra is a nice place that offers an undemanding and short walk, beautiful views, as well as peace and spirituality. Calvary is one of the seven hills on which...

Nitra