Banská Štiavnica Tourism

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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

    Know the pollution level of Banská Štiavnica before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
  • Banská Štiavnica: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Banská Štiavnica for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Banská Štiavnica.

    • Burglary and Theft 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 29.17 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 82.14 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.57 (Low)
  • Living in Banská Štiavnica - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.82 (High)
    • Pollution Index 25.86 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 47.58 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.9 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 46.46 (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 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 58.71 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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