Slovakia boasts one of the most perfect venues for a hen party. The capital city, Bratislava, is the perfect place for a hen weekend with its rustic backdrop and historical landscapes that will make you feel like your fairy tale is about to come true. Visit old castles and manors if you are an old-world romantic; if you are a modern chic with a taste for fine food and excellent night clubs, it is easy to find good places to hang out down town. What is good about Bratislava is things are not overly priced but are good just the same.
• Bratislava is Slovakia’s capital with a population of 450,000,
• Partygoers have nicknamed the city as 'partyslava' because of its wild parties.
• Having a Hen Night in Bratislava is convenient for girls who would like to visit Vienna which is merely 45 minutes away by train.
• Food and drinks are very cheap in the city; a glass of wine is only €1.50 and cocktails are around €1.70. A hearty meal is priced at about £5.
• Bratislava is bordered by Austria and Hungary and has fantastic views of the Danube.
Bratislava is the party goer’s dream; streets of night clubs, bars, and pubs line the Old Town and you can do as many bar hops as you want. What is good about partying in Bratislava is the drinks are not expensive at all. You will be way too wasted even before you drain your purse. It would surely be a wild and intoxicated hen night if you will be spending it in Bratislava. While there, don’t forget to taste the locally made Borovicka. This juniper brandy with 60 proof is something you cannot take too lightly!
Places of Interest:
Don’t forget to visit a few places of interest while you are on a Hen Weekend in Bratislava. Fill up the memory card of your digicam with scenic shots of churches, castles, and excellent performers at the Slovak National Theatre. Spending time in a coffee shop is also a relaxing afternoon gimmick. If you are looking for an “out of the world” experience, don’t forget to visit the Aerotrim Astro Trainer where you can feel how it’s like to float in space.
For a perfect drink-tasting experience, why not go on a brewery tour? You might just find the perfect booze for your Hen Party in Bratislava.
Winter, spring, summer, or fall- you can have it all here in Bratislava. Winters in Bratislava are very cold and you will need to bring your coats if you want to celebrate there during that season. During the summer, the weather is very humid and you can bring your bathing suit along. The temperature is usually 30 °C during the summer months.
Don’t forget to change your pounds to the Slovak Crown or “koruna”. However, if your pocket money runs short, you can easily exchange money at hotels, banks, ATMs, and ForEx services. Banks often have the best exchange rates.
You need not rent a car while you are staying in Bratislava. All the places you may want and need to go to can be reached by foot. Taxis can also be hailed with varying rates. Calling a taxi is cheaper than hailing one down on the street or at a taxi stand. Make sure to be charged by the meter at the correct transportation rates.