Banska Bystrica's Town Fortifications, Banska Bystrica

Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Banska Bystrica's Town Fortifications is located in Banska Bystrica. Banska Bystrica's Town Fortifications is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Banska Bystrica Edition.
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  • Fortifications around Banska Bistrica were built in the late 16th century. Today one of them survived the Barbican and a small section of the city wall with towers, located behind the Church of the Holy Cross. The Barbican is well renovated and today looks very impressive. The best view of the wall opens to the old city cemetery.
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  • As Banska Bystrica is featured in tourist guides and maps, whereas Banska Stiavnica is not, I opted for the former and was sorely disappointed. It was difficult to find the town square and I didn't se...  read more »
  • a lovely square filled with locals and tourists, walking around, or sitting at cafes, pubs, or restaurants. Fun ambience and nice sightseeing 
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