Slovakia

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About Country

Capital
Bratislava
Population
Approximately 5.5 million (2021 estimate)
Population Density
113 people per square kilometer
GDP
$105.3 billion (nominal, 2020 estimate)
Language
Slovak is the official language, with Hungarian also spoken in some regions
Currency
Euro (EUR)
National Dish
Bryndzové halušky, a dish made of potato dumplings and sheep cheese
Religion
The majority of the population is Roman Catholic, with smaller numbers of Protestants and Orthodox Christians
Climate
Slovakia has a temperate climate with cold winters and warm summers
Main Industries
Automotive, electronics, machinery, chemical production, and tourism
Level of Development
Slovakia is considered a developed country with a human development index (HDI) ranking of 36 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 49,000 square kilometers

Experience the enchanting charm of Slovakia 🇸🇰, with its majestic castles 🏰, stunning mountain ranges, and picturesque countryside 🌳. Immerse yourself in the country’s rich culture 🎭, taste delicious traditional cuisine, and discover the many wonders of this hidden gem in the heart of Europe. Plan your trip to Slovakia today!

Slovakia is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It borders Poland to the north, Ukraine to the east, Hungary to the south, Austria to the southwest, and the Czech Republic to the northwest. Slovakia has a rich history and cultural heritage, with many castles, historic towns, and folk traditions.

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  • Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Bratislava, Slovensko
  • Chata pri Zelenom plese, Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia
  • High Tatras, Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia
  • Hrad, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Lietavská Svinná-Babkov, Slovakia
  • Malá Fatra, Slovakia
  • Planet of Peace Fountain in Bratislava, Slovakia(1)
  • Popradské pleso, Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia
  • SpiÅ¡ský hrad, Slovakia
  • Å trbské Pleso, Vysoké Tatry-Å trbské Pleso, Slovakia
  • Tatra Mountains, Slovakia
  • Trnava, Slovensko
  • Uličské Krivé, Slovakia
  • Zelene Pleso, Slovakia

Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Slovakia include:

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    High Tatras: a mountain range in the north of the country, popular for skiing, hiking, and climbing.

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    Bratislava Castle: a castle located in the capital city of Bratislava, which dates back to the 9th century.

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    Slovak Paradise National Park: a national park in eastern Slovakia known for its hiking trails and waterfalls.

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    Spiš Castle: a medieval castle located in the eastern part of the country, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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    Demänová Ice Cave: a cave system in central Slovakia known for its stunning ice formations.

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    Orava Castle: a castle located in the north of the country, with a history dating back to the 13th century.

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    Bojnice Castle: a castle located in central Slovakia, with a fairytale-like appearance and a history dating back to the 12th century.

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    Devin Castle: a castle located on the border with Austria, dating back to the 8th century.

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    Liptovská Mara: a large reservoir in the north of the country, popular for water sports and fishing.

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    Dobšinská Ice Cave: a cave system in eastern Slovakia known for its ice formations.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Slovakia has to offer. The country is also known for its rich folklore, traditional crafts, and delicious cuisine.

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