Quick Facts & Travel Tips Capital City? Bratislava Currency? Euro Languages? Slovak Where is this place? Central Europe Best time to visit Slovakia and seasons? All-year-round. However, Spring (April to May) and Autumn (September to October) are the low seasons with fewer crowds, cheaper accommodation and tours, and generally warm weather Transportation in Slovakia? To get around the country you can take the bus, train, and by renting a car International Airport(s)? Bratislava Airport (BTS), Košice Airport (KSC) Which side of the road do they drive? The right-hand side of the road What is the electricity plug type? Type E. 230V. Check out our post about travel plug converters Neighboring countries? Poland, Ukraine, Hungary, Austria, and the Czech Republic Do you need a visa for Slovakia? In order to enter Slovakia, you need to have a valid Schengen visa. If you’re a citizen of the EU group of countries, you can enter Slovakia without a visa. However, if you’re a citizen of Canada, the USA, New Zealand, and Australia – you can stay in Schengen areas for 90 days. Check out our detailed guide on how to apply for a Schengen visa – read it here. Where to book your flights to Slovakia? Check our handy-dandy guide on how to find the cheapest flights around the world – read it here. Do you need travel insurance for Slovakia? Remember this: anything can happen! Read our take on why you need travel insurance and how it can save you money when things go unplanned – read it here.
A landlocked country in central Europe there is much more to this beautiful place than scenic countryside and colorful traditions. There are a lot of places to visit in Slovakia and you can read it here!