May 11, 2016

7 cool things to do in Bratislava

Bratislava is one of the youngest Capitals of the world. There is so much you can do. Bored of conventional sightseeing tours? It's an experience you will never forget and we know the best ones:)!

1. Motorboat

If you like you can really enjoy a really fast drive on the Danube. Go for sightseeing-drive on the Danube river! The boat is also designed to tow water ski or wakeboard. The motorboat is intended for 7 passengers. The boat is anchored on the other Danube bank – opposite to the Modrá čajka hotel where the boat trips begin unless otherwise agreed.

The activity price includes: rent of the motorboat for 1 moto-hour, fuel, oils/lubricants, experienced skipper, and compulsory rescue equipment.

2. Slovakia Ring

Slovakia Ring is a professional and versatile motor sports complex and home of the first national racing circuit with homologation from Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA). In addition to top notch motor sports, Slovakia Ring gives clients the unique opportunity to hone their driving skills, experience the rush of speeding down the track, perfect their techniques and soak up the excitement and freedom the track offers behind the wheel.
You can try your own car (30,00 €) or rent Porsche 911 GT3 Edition or Ford Mustang Challenge (299,00 €). Formula is a bit more expensive (499,00 €).

3. Tandem Skydiving Vertical Jump

A tandem skydive from a height of 4,000 meters. Open the main parachute at a height of 500 meters. The duration of free fall about 50 seconds. Freefall speed 200 km / h. Descend the open parachute 5-8 minutes.
A tandem jump is not required special training and no medical examination. Don’t worry, they will take care of you.


Less 7BAR – Taste of vodka & Ice bar in partnership with Heineken Slovakia to introduce a new concept of ice experience. At one point, you can experience a wide range of temperatures: from room 22 ° C in the Taste of Vodka bar through “summer / winter terrace” under the weather with temperatures from -10 ° C to +35 ° C to ICE BAR with -5 ° C. Each room has its visual character, the temperature, but also the capacity and size.

5. Chefparade – cooking school for you

Would you like to taste the traditional Slovak cuisine and learn to prepare “Bryndzové halušky”? Discover local culture through hands-on Cooking courses and Cooking shows at Chefparade, the best Cooking School in Bratislava. Fun and learning experience in one! Price depends on the type of event, approximately 49 EUR / person.

6. Bratislava post socialist city tour

Funky retro tour in a legendary 70’s Czechoslovak Škoda car (or minivan) through off-the-beaten-track places of communist past and recent transformation in Bratislava.
Visit concrete housing estate area, soviet monument Slavín, abandoned factories, riverside developments, bunker line from 1938 and loads of socialist architecture. Local insight guaranteed.
Get an authentic overview of Bratislava from above. Walk around the largest cemetery for Soviet solders under the magnificent Slavín monument. You will see the largest socialist realism square in Bratislava and many more.

7. Balloon flight Bratislava

Each and every balloon flight is different an adventure. Flying in a hot air balloon is an amazing experience, which you’ll remember forever. Ballooning is both serene and thrilling, offering breathtaking views and a feeling of freedom which is totally unique. So, what are you waiting for?