The rich history of Nitra region is closely linked to the origins of Christianity and the mission of Sts. Cyril and Methodius, whose legacy has been carried across the region for more than a thousand years.

Visit castles, ruins, palaces, manor houses and sacral monuments. Discover places closely linked to the history of the Great Moravian Empire and the reign of Slavic princes. Romantic ruins will reveal their stories and legends. In Iža and Komárno you will be transported to the times of the Roman legions, in Bojna you will get to know the life of the Slavs. Did you know that the first known Christian church in Central and Eastern Europe was built in 828 in Nitra? That such a castle as Oponice Castle was never conquered?

Or that you will not find Topoľčany castle in Topoľčany? Walk through the region and you will learn many other interesting facts.

The most interesting places in the region