Explore the unmissable sights of the Slovak capital in a new way: aboard a historic vehicle. You'll get to enjoy tradition and history in comfort on this tour of Bratislava by tourist train.
Routes and timetables
When making your reservation, you'll have a choice between two options:
Castle route (60 minutes)
Departing from Bratislava city centre, you'll explore the main tourist sights of the Slovak capital on board the Presporacik tourist train.
You'll pass by St Martin's Cathedral, the largest and one of the oldest churches in the city, and Kammene nameste or 'Stone Square', as you drive through the heart of the historic centre.
The historic vehicle will take you up to one of the city's most symbolic buildings: the Bratislava Castle. At the castle, the tourist train will make a twenty minute stop during which you can explore the ancient fortress and enjoy the panoramic views over the city. Thanks to your audioguide, you'll learn numerous fascinating details about the medieval fortress constructed on the banks of the Danube river.
Heading back to the city, you'll pass SNP Most: the Bridge of the Slovak National Uprising, and you'll drive alongside Europe's second longest river, the Danube.
- From 16th November to 14th March: every hour between 10 am and 4 pm.
- From 15th March to 15th December: every hour between 9 am and 5 pm.
Panoramic route (95 minutes)
After meeting in the heart of the Slovak capital, you'll head first to Slavin: a monument dedicated to the Soviet victims of World War II. After a fifteen minute stop here, you'll continue towards Bratislava's impressive castle, where you'll make a twenty minute stop to admire its imposing stone walls and the panoramic views over the city.
Making your way back to the original meeting point, you'll pass more of Bratislava's iconic landmarks such as the Slovak National Theatre, the stunning Church of St. Elizabeth, better known as the Blue Church, and the Grassalkovich Presidential Palace.
- Throughout the year: between 11 am and 2 pm.
Meeting and drop off point
Whichever tour you choose to book, the two routes both start and finish at the same place: Hviezdoslavovo Námestie, in front of the historic Slovak National Theatre building(Slovenské národné divadlo).
|Adults||Children between 3 and 12 years old||Children under 3 years old|
Children between 3 and 12 years oldUS$ 5.6
Children under 3 years oldFree
Children between 3 and 12 years oldUS$ 11.2
Children under 3 years oldFree
The tour is carried out with an audio guide in English.
Tourist train tour of Bratislava, on your chosen route.
Audioguide in English.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the previous day (15:00 local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Hviezdoslavovo Námestie (in front of the historic Slovak National Theatre building).