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Authentic Slovakia

Drotarska 9, Bratislava 81102, Slovakia
+421 (0) 908 308 234
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Ranked #1 of 50 Activities in Bratislava
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Alternative tourist agency offering budget minivan and retro car trips in Bratislava and...
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Owner description: Alternative tourist agency offering budget minivan and retro car trips in Bratislava and surroundings for unbeatable prices.Visiting Bratislava for only 1 day? Not enough time to explore authentic suburbs of Bratislava yourself? Then join our 2-hour or 4-hour Post socialist Bratislava city tour. Not enough time to get the taste of Slovakia? Then join our Slovak Village Pub Crawl. Tired of the city rush? Try Little Danube Canoe Trip. Need of the mountains? Go for our 1-day hiking trips. Longing for travelling back to the past? Visit spooky ruins during our 1-day castle tours. However, having stayed only in Bratislava, you can hardly say you have seen authentic Slovakia. Allow yourself 2 days or more to explore mountainous areas off-the-beaten-track. For real nature freaks we have prepared great hiking trips. If you are greedy for mysterious touch with medieval times, you will find it at gloomy castle ruins watching deep Slovak forests from above.

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English first
York, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We did the two hour car tour with Peter. It was fantastic from beginning to end. The car is amazing. Peter is a funny and friendly guy. He is extremely knowledgeable and it really allowed us to see a part of Bratislava we would have never discovered otherwise. The two hours flew by and we were sad at the end!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My fiancé and I did the two hour tour with Brano.We had great fun and learned a lot about Bratislava.This really was an authentic tour.Brano even included personal touches such as plum liquor that his Grandfather had made over twenty years ago,cola drinks that had been created in the 70s and some Slovakian treats in case we got peckish.As well... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Just visited Bratislava and the tour with Brano really gave us a picture of the character of the region. He corrected a lot of mistaken assumptions I had about the history of the region and did an excellent job illustrating how the city has evolved/changed. We drove through the soviet blocs and headed out to the border with Austria to... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Went for the two hour Post Socialist City Tour this morning and absolutely loved it! Peter was great - interesting, knowledgable and funny! Loved the old Skoda and the communist bag. Plenty of chances to ask questions and took in lots of sites and information that we just wouldn't have seen or found out about on our own. The two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A friend of mine and myself planned a trip covering both Vienna and Bratislava. We saw the sights of Vienna, went to the opera and attended a live classical music event, and hoped that Bratislava would be the perfect way to round off our trip. I have to say that in hindsight, the tour with Authentic Slovakia was the best... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I do live in BA since almost 10 month and Peter did show us some places I have never heard about before. His way of explaining history is unique and so interesting. If you add the fact that you make the tour in an old Skoda, it is a real immersion in Bratislava during communism. Great job, great guy, I... More 

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Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I took a risk and went with my 70-year old English friends for a Authentic Ride with Peter. And they loved it :). The car, the route,the pub, the guide - everything. Even I (as Bratislava citizen) really enjoyed the trip - lots of new information about familiar places and plenty childhood memories came up. Bratislava is beautiful in many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I had a great time in the Skoda yesterday, so much so that I have become fond of these crappy cars! I learned so much on this tour, about the car as well as the country, that I couldn't get enough and actually spent some time Googling about things we talked about! Come to find out a friend of mine's... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

i had really awesome time during that tour. It is something soo different. Was laughting all the way throught. i must admit that i was little bit scare for while how can that old car keep up with all those cars but it was even better than the NEW cars :D ecxellent organization and clever, smiling guide:D

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Brilliant tour in a 1970s Skoda. Guide was knowledgeable and the tour included interesting places and great views that we otherwise wouldn't have experienced. Highly recommended!

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