Banská Bystrica Tourism
Banská Bystrica (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈbanskaː ˈbistritsa] , also known by other ) is a city in central Slovakia located on the Hron River in a long and wide valley encircled by the mountain chains of the Low Tatras, the Veľká Fatra, and the Kremnica Mountains. With 78 327 inhabitants, Banská Bystrica is the sixth most populous municipality in Slovakia. The present town was founded by German settlers, however it was built upon a former Slavic settlement. It obtained the municipal privileges of a free royal town of the Kingdom of Hungary in 1255. The copper mining town acquired its present picturesque look in the Late Middle Ages when the prosperous burghers built its central churches, mansions, and fortifications. It is the capital of the kraj (Banská Bystrica Region) and the okres (Banská Bystrica District). It is also the home of Matej Bel University. As a historical city with an easy access to the surrounding mountains, Banská Bystrica is a popular winter and summer tourist destination.Wikipedia
A place in Slovakia, Banská Bystrica is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. After your splendid visit to Banská Bystrica, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Sahy. Sahy is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. A vacation to Banská Bystrica can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.
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