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Trenčín Tour - The Town, Castle And The Beer

Country: Slovakia
City: Trenčín
Duration: 5 Hour(s) - 0 Minute(s)
Tour Category: Half Day Tour

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Trenčín

A distinguishing landmark of the whole Middle Váh region, and Trenčín in particular, is the marvellous Trenčín Castle that majestically towers over the city below and Brezina forest park. The Trenčín Castle also boats another feature unique to Central Europe: The Roman inscription on a rock left there in 179 AD by Marcus Valerius Maximilianus, the Roman commander of Legio II Diutrix.

  • Castle of Trenčín

Trenčín castle became the fortress of great medieval knight. Hungarian Palatine Mattew Csák of Trencsén. A numer of Hungarian noble families had their seat at the Castle over the centuries, uncluding the House of Zápolya. Palatine Illészházy István I entered the annals of Hungarian medieval history as the Palatine, who managed to conclude peace in a complex political situation between belligerents: Hungarian Protestant and Catholics. Finaly, theres the prominent Slovak noble House of Thurzó, whose most notable member was Palatine Gyorgy Thurzó VII, who wrote letters in Slovak and spent winter months in the manor House in Bytča. Trenčín castle is associated with the legend of the Turkish nobleman Omar who spent three years digging a well in the huge rock just to ser his beloved Fatima free, after she had been taken prisoner by the lord of the castle.

Places you will visit:

Statue of St. John Nepomuk in Trenčín

Roman Catholic Church of the Birth of Virgin Mary

St. Michael's Carner

House of the City's executioner

The District House (at present the museum of Trenčin)

Roman inscription in Hotel Tatra

Hotel Elizabeth

Relief of Ján Jiskra of Brandýs

Mierové Square

Plague Pillar

City gallery Trenčín

Zlatá Fatima Passage

Gallery of Miloš Alexander Bazovský

Piarist Church of St. Francis Xaverský

The Lower City Gate

Štúr square

Synagogue

Parish stairway

Trenčín castle

Price Includes:

English speaking guide

Entry fees

Lunch and beers or drinks

Minimum person of group is 6 people.

The Sightseeing of Trenčín we can organize also from the Bratislava and other cities. Also for different numbers of the groups. Prices might be different. Please do not hesitate to contact us.

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