Nitra in Bratislava - Western Slovakia is home to some 86,000 people.
Nitra is situated 45 miles (72 kilometers) east of Bratislava, the national capital, and approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) east of Bratislava.
Sometimes awe-inspiring, sometimes beautifully romantic, the castles and other strongholds surrounding this part of the world are always special places to explore. When you come across the iconic design of the old Nitra Castle, it is easy to picture how nobles used to battle for this area.
In this culture-loving city, you'll be sure to enjoy the engaging exhibit spaces, such as the Slovak Agricultural Open-Air Museum, where history lovers can get inspired. Explore the collections at your own pace, view the exhibits, and then ask around to locate some of the smaller museums in town.
The Nitra Synagogue and the Pribinovo Namestie are the perfect places to wrap up your stay in this fascinating region.