Sightseeing tours in Nitra

The tourist train takes a route through the town of Nitra where you can find the largest concentration of historical monuments and other city attractions. You can listen to a describtion of the sights during the tour. Nitra attracts tourists mainly for its rich history, beautiful castle area, Zobor hill, the paths along the river, the park Sihoť and other beautiful places that you can discover either on foot, bicycle or by our train.

The tourist train has two wagons, 36 seats altogether.

Routes and map

  1. SMALL CITY ROUTE

❶ Svätoplukovo námestie sq. » Pedestrian zone » Palárikova st. » Fraňa Mojtu st. » Wilsonovo nábrežie st. » Parkové nábrežie st. » ❷ City park Sihoť » Jesenského st. » Župné námestie sq. » Pribinovo námestie sq. » ❸ Nitra castle » Župné námestie sq. » Farská st. » Kupecká st. » Svätoplukovo námestie sq.

Train stops: Svätoplukovo námestie square, City park Sihoť and Nitra castle are stops for getting on and off.

A travel ticket is valid for one whole route. It is possible to interrupt the route at the City park Sihoť or Nitra castle stops and continue with the next trip (with a valid ticket and if seats are available).

Map and routes of the tourist train

TIMETABLE of small City route
The train operates from April to October. Trips marked * operate in main season from June to September.

Svätoplukovo námestie square
Departures:
1000*ᴾ  1100* 1200 1300ᴷ  1400ᴾ  1500  1600  1700*

City park Sihoť
Departures:
1015*ᴾ  1115*  1215 1315ᴷ  1415ᴾ  1515  1615  1715*

Castle
Departures:
1045*ᴾ  1145*  1245 1325ᴷ  1445ᴾ  1545  1645  1745*

Svätoplukovo námestie square
Arrivals:
1050*ᴾ  1150*  1250 1330ᴷ  1450ᴾ  1550  1650  1750*

Explanations:
❶ ❷ ❸ indicates stops for getting on/off
* runs only in main season (from June to September)
ᴾ runs only during work days
ᴷ shortened trip (without break in *Nitra Castle)

 

2. LONG ZOBOR ROUTE

❶ Svätoplukovo námestie sq. » Wilsonovo nábrežie sq. » Dolnozoborská st. » Chmeľová dolina st. » Kláštorská st. » ❷ Zobor monastery » Dolnozoborská st. » Parkové nábrežie sq. » ❸ City park Sihoť » Župné námestie sq. » Kupecká st. » Svätoplukovo námestie sq.

Train stops: Svätoplukovo námestie square, Zobor monastery, City park Sihoť

Conditions valid for the long Zobor route:

A travel ticket is valid only for a trip it was issued. In case you interrupt your journey at Zobor stop, you can continue down to the city by walking or taking a city bus number 1, 9, 25, 35C from the bus stop Zobor, nemocnica/hospital. The ticket purchased in the train is valid for these city buses going from Zobor to the city centre. In the City park Sihoť it is possible to interrupt the route and continue with the next trip (with a valid ticket and if seats are available). The stop Castle is not included in the long tourist circuit.

TIMETABLE of long Zobor route

The long Zobor route is in operation only in main season from June to September during weekends at 10:00 and 14:00.

Svätoplukovo námestie square
Departures:
1000 1400

Zobor monastery (city bus stop Zobor, nemocnica/hospital)
Departures:
1025 1425

City park Sihoť
Departures:
1045 1445

Svätoplukovo námestie square
Arrivals:
1050 1450

There are different prices valid for for the long Zobor route – 3,00 € basic and 2,00 € discounted.

Prices

Small City route

 

 

 

Basic 2,00 (Persons from 7 years and older)

Discounted 1,00 € (Children up to 6 years of age, disabled persons and their guides)

Travel ticket with multi-language system and earphones – in English and French. + 1,00 €/pers.

Long Zobor route

 

 

 

 

GROUP RESERVATIONS

 

Basic 3,00 (Persons from 7 years and older)

Discounted 2,00 € (Children up to 6 years of age, disabled persons and their guides)

Travel ticket with multi-language system and earphones – in English and French. + 1,00 €/pers.

 

Basic price per person. Group reservations agreed only in advance by phone (+421 911 4300 001).

Tickets can be purchased from the driver.

The ticket is valid for one whole route. Stops City park Sihoť, Nitra castle and Zobor can be used for getting on or getting off. It is possible to interrupt the route at the City park Sihoť, Nitra castle and Zobor stops and continue with the next trip with a valid ticket (if it follows and if seats are available).

Travel ticket is valid only during the day of the purchase. On City Park Sihoť, Nitra castle and Zobor train stops it is possible to interupt your trip and join the next one  (if it follows and if space is available). In case you have a pram, it is possible to store it in TIC (Tourist information centre) on Svätopluk square in pedestrian zone by the get-on stop.

ATTENTION! Information for the long Zobor route:  it is possible to use city bus lines nr. 1, 9, 25, C35 running from Zobor (hospital/nemocnica) towards the city centre with a valid train ticket. The ticket is valid only during the day of purchase.

GET A DISCOUNT OR BENEFIT

Passengers with a valid travel ticket issued in the tourist train may apply for a discount or other benefit at one of our cooperating partners. The discount or benefit is valid for the same day the train ticket was bought.

How to apply for the discount or benefit?

  • choose one partner from the indicated list
  • before payment present the travel ticket and you recieve a discount or benefit

Our cooperating partners can be recognised by a sticker

For a list of discounts or benefits, please see our
List of cooperating partners

Private rental

If you wish to order a private trip for a group, do so here. Privat rental for groups is possible at times outside the regular timetable.

April, May, October: 8:00 – 11:30 and after 17:00
June, July, August, September: 8:00 – 9:30 and after 18:00

Partners

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