Banská Štiavnica Tourism, Slovakia

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Banská Štiavnica (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈbanskaː ˈʃciawɲitsa] ; German: Schemnitz; Hungarian: Selmecbánya (Selmec), pronounced [ˈʃɛlmɛd͡zbaːɲɒ]) is a town in central Slovakia, in the middle of an immense caldera created by the collapse of an ancient volcano. For its size, the caldera is known as Štiavnica Mountains. Banská Štiavnica has a population of more than 10,000. It is a completely preserved medieval town. Because of their historical value, the town and its surroundings were proclaimed by the UNESCO to be a World Heritage Site on December 11, 1993.

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A place in Slovakia, Banská Štiavnica is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Banská Štiavnica, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Bratislava. Attractions in Bratislava include Bratislava Old Town, Bratislava Castle , Man At Work- Cumil. To explore Banská Štiavnica, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Banská Štiavnica*

  • Pollution Statistics in Banská Štiavnica

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    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Banská Štiavnica - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 49.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 49.66 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.61 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 52.67 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Banská Štiavnica

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Banská Štiavnica

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.38 USD

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