Presov Slovakia

Area Code 051, cash $1=31.37, E=39.3, May 5, 2005

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Presov is the transport hub in Eastern Slovakia. The town is not so old and most sights are inside of the old section of the town. Probably one day is enough to look around. Church of Nicolas is in the center of the histrical area and Hlavna is the main street where you can find most for you need.

Good web sites: Presov.info

i Tourist Office: Hlavna 67, T731-113, 9-17:00 Stuff speak good English. Info '00 Presov 5sk?, sold in tourist office, useful with map. Currently closed due to the renovation.

Most banks are in Hlavna.
$1 Banka Slovakia Hlavna, E=39.80sk, $=31.87sk, GBP=57.22sk no commission.
$2 Slovenska Sporitelna: Hlavna 76, M-F7:30-17 Tu7:30-13:00 cash $1=43.57sk no com. T/C 1.5% com.
M0 Post office: Hlavna 58, 200m south of the S end of Hlavna, it can be seen from Tesco, M-F 7-19:00, Sa8-12:00
P Police: Duchnovica
s Supermarket Tesco: Nam Legionarov Opposite side of Hlavna then Hotel Dukla, M-F8-20:00, Sa8-16:00, Su8-13:00
@ Jantar Slovakia: Metodova 8 opposite of Eurotel office, 3rd floor M-Su 9-24, 40sk/hr, 10h 350sk/10hr (99 info)
@ i Info office: see above 1sk/min. 2000 info

Local Transport
Trolley/bus run from the bus/train station to the center. tickets 8sk?, backpack needs 8sk? extra. They can be bought from green machines at the bus stops. 2000 info

Transport
Train: ATM at the station.
The round trip fares are about 20% off from 2Xsingle fares. For under 26, they are another 20% cheaper.
Destination Fare sk OW Departure
Bratislava: 8hrs 518sk 3:58, 5:23, 5:58, 8, 10:52, 12, 13:46, 16:46
Kosice: 0.5hrs 42sk Many alost every hour
Pecs (Hu): 10hrs 950sk 4:20, 5:58, 8, 17:18, 23:57, only IC
Krakow(Po): 10hrs 838sk 5:23, 10:20, 19:41, 23:57, only IC
Warsava(Po): 15hrs 1208sk 4:20, 8:48, 19:41, 23:57 You need to change trains
Bucharest (RO) 3713sk

Bus
Slovenska autobusova company have excellent network within Slovakia and to most European counties.On some routes, student discount fares will be applied so check it out.
CZ: Czech, D:Germany I: Italy, GB: UK, R: Romania Bul: Bulgaria, U:Ukrain
Destination fare dep. time
Banska Bystrica: 5hrs

266sk
05:40, 20:55
Bardejov: 1hrs

58sk
05:01-19:05 many
Bratislava: 10hrs

500sk
06:00, 20:00
Kezmarok:

139sk
07:55, 1525
Kosice: 0.5hrs

47sk
:4:10-22:15 many
Levoca: 1.5hrs

78sk
05:30-20:55 many
Lucenec:

242sk
54:0, 12:0, 14:20, 16:00, 16:55
Ostrava:

435sk
07:20, 09:50
Poprad: 1.5hrs

117sk
05:30-20:55 many
Roznava:

121sk
05:40, 05:45, 07:10, 09:20, 13:35, 142:0, 14:55, 16:00, 16:55
Ruzomberok: 3hrs

208sk
05:30-18:10 11/day
Spisske Podhradie:

58sk
05:30-20:00 18/day

Prague (CZ): 10hrs

580sk
18:30, 19, 20:40, Sa-W18:50
Brno (CZ): 8.5hrs

470sk
18:30, 20:25
Berlin (D): 16hrs

2400sk
Su 10:00, Tu21:00
Bonn (D)

2900sk
Dusseldorf (D)

3600sk
Hamburg (D): 20hrs

3000sk
Su 10:00, Tu21:00
London (GB): 20hrs

3330sk
Th12:00
Florence(IT)

3000sk
M 07:15
Rome (I)

3330sk
MF 07:15
Venezia (I)

2310sk
M 07:15
Uzgorod (Ukrain): 4hrs

180sk
070:0
Varna (Bulgaria): 24hrs

1350sk
M-Th10:00
Vienna (Austria)

600sk
ThSu 19:50

Hotels
LOW MID HIGH

HOTEL CODE
h Hotel Dukla: Namestie legionarov 2, T7722741, www.hotelduklapresov.sk s/d 1850/2700 Bf In the middle of the Old area of the town. Good service as the high rates.
h Pension Lineas: Budovatel'ska 14, T7723325,7723206 s300?, d450sk? in ulgy big complex 2000info
h Hotel Senator: Hlavna 67 T7731186/F7731092, http://www.hotelsenator.szm.sk, s1000 d1950sk In the middle of the old area. Good location
h Hotel MSS: 300-500sk, Sportova ul 12, T7733581/7734572
h Toristicka Vbytovna sen: ul Vajanskho 65, T773-3170 dr90-110sk, d240sk. Very basic but central and best budget option. 2000info

Restaurants
r Balkinre Pochutky: Svatoplukova, at the south end of Hlavna head N, turning E at the first alley. 10-15sk cheap rolls and pastries.
r Bageteria: Hlavna 36, huge chain shops throughout Slovakia which make the best rolls, sandwiches, baguettes in town.
r U Richtara: Hlavna 71, 12-23:00, Grand old building with an excellent selection of upper class food.
r Jazz Wine Pub: Hlavna, pub, beer 23sk, The costs are very reasonable and you can enjoy drinks listening good jazz music.

Sight
S Street of Hlavna: As pretty and comfortable as anything other countries streets can produce. Many cafes have outdoor seatings with live music being played around sunset.
S Muzeum Vin: Florianova, M-F8-19:00(Oct-May8-18:00) Sa8-12:00, 40sk, st20sk, just behind the information office. Opened in 1994, the museum of the wine from all over the world. You can taste some. Highly Rec
S Church of Nicolas: Center of town. Renaissance style church. The town was formed from this church

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