in Okres Považská Bystrica of Trencin, Slovakia
- Žilina Airport (12 mi)
- Holešov Airport (41 mi)
- Ostrava Leos Janáček Airport (42 mi)
- Piešťany Airport (44 mi)
- Kunovice Airport (45 mi)
- Sliač Airport (47 mi)
- Zabreh Ostrava Airport (58 mi)
- Bielsko-Bialo Kaniow Airfield (63 mi)
- M. R. Štefánik Airport (86 mi)
- John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice Airport (90 mi)
- Vienna International Airport (110 mi)
- Budapest Listz Ferenc Internationall Airport (123 mi)
- Vlkolínec (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity (Unesco heritage, 51 mi)
- Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area (Unesco heritage, 53 mi)
- Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (Unesco heritage, 72 mi)
- Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park (Unesco heritage, 76 mi)
- Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape (Unesco heritage, 78 mi)
- Old Village of Hollókő and its Surroundings (Unesco heritage, 93 mi)
- Millenary Benedictine Abbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment (Unesco heritage, 112 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 49.122 and 18.422 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 49° 7' 17" and E 18° 25' 18"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Slovak, Hungarian
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:25 AM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Bratislava
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:44 am and 8:55 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Slovakia.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Slovakia. Last Update: 2022-06-27 08:16:53
Explore Považská Bystrica
Považská Bystrica in Okres Považská Bystrica (Trencin) with it's 43,936 inhabitants is located in Slovakia about 90 mi (or 145 km) north-east of Bratislava, the country's capital.
Local time in Považská Bystrica is now 07:25 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Bratislava with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 12 airports in the wider vicinity of Považská Bystrica, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Slovakia is Žilina Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Slovakia is Vlkolínec in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Puchov, Bytca, Ilava, Zilina and Kysucke Nove Mesto. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Night Temperature||20°C / 68 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 29th of June 2022
31°C (87 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 30th of June 2022
32°C (89 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 1st of July 2022
31°C (89 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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RODINNÝ DOM POVAŽSKÁ BYSTRICA
RODINNÝ DOM POVAŽSKÁ BYSTRICA - DEDOVEC NA PREDAJ. Viac na www.nove-byvanie.eu.
Považská Bystrica, diaľničná estakáda a kruhový objazd
Pohľad na Považskú Bystricu, kruhový objazd pod diaľničnou estakádou.
DT Považská Bystrica - Vrútky - Trestné strielanie
Premenené trestné strieľanie v podaní Petra Škrabka.
2014 04 27 Brook Domanizanka in Povazska Bystrica
Potok Domanižanka na sídlisku Stred v meste Považská Bystrica.
Považský Hrad (Castle Parkour) - No Gravity
Musím povedať že tam bolo naozaj pekne, krásny výhľad.. Je to kus slovenskej histórie.. I have to say it was really nice, beautiful view.. It is a great piece of Slovak history..
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Považská Bystrica District
Považská Bystrica District is a district in the Trenčín Region of western Slovakia. Until 1918, the district was part of the county of Kingdom of Hungary of Trencsén.
Považský hrad is a ruin of medieval castle on the right side of the river Váh, near Považská Bystrica in Slovakia. It is thought to be the essential part of silhouette of Považie and Upper Váh region especially. It is built on a cliff 497 meters above sea level. It was one of the most important castles guarding the valley of the river Váh. At the peak of its fame it was home of around 400 people. It is famously known as an "eagles nest" of the important noble family of Podmanitzky.
Church of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary
Kostol Navstivenia Panny Marie lies in the town centre in Povazska Bystrica. It was built in 14th century by Jan Podmanitzky owner of castle Považský hrad. It was rebuilt in 1940 to satisfy the need for capacity, leaving only presbytery, tower and northern part of girting walls of the old church. Nowadays paned windows were designed by Slovak artists Vincent and Viera Hloznik.
Burg Považská Bystrica
Burg is a manor-house underneath the castle Považský hrad, on the south. Order to build the manor was given by Simon Balassa. Building works on the manor started in the first third of the 17th century and were finished 1631, when family moved from Castle. Last owner was baroness Popper, who supported reconstruction of the manor until after the World War I in 1919 it became possession of the state. Later it was bought by private company PARTNER PROGRESS, s.r.o.
Manor Povazske Podhradie
Szaparyovsky kastiel is a manor house on the east, lower from Burg and below the castle Považský hrad in Považská Bystrica municipality. Built was in 1676 probably by Peter Szapáray. In the interior of the manor was a chapel and school used by common people from the neighbourhood. Nowadays manor is left to dilapilate. In the vicinity of the manors was a cemetery with gravestones of Balassa family and garden with plants brought from around the world.
Viaduct Považská Bystrica
Estakáda Považská Bystrica is a bridge leading across the narrowest part of Považská Bystrica in Slovakia.
Dolný Moštenec is a village in Považská Bystrica District in the Trenčín Region of north-western Slovakia.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Považská Bystrica.
- Kysucke Nove Mesto
- Banovce nad Bebravou
- Turcianske Teplice
- Ziar nad Hronom
- Zlate Moravce
- Banska Bystrica
- Banska Stiavnica
- Jastrzebie Zdroj
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Waagbistritz, Bystrica, Vagbeszterce, Povazske Bystraica, Považská Bystrica, بوفاجسكا بيستريتسا, Povajska Bistritsa, Горад Паважска-Бістрыца, پواژسکا بیستریتسا, Povaška Bistrica, Vágbeszterce, 포바슈스카비스트리차, Považska Bistrica, Powaska Bystrzyca, Поважска-Бистрица, Повашка Бистрица, Поважська Бистриця, 瓦赫河畔比斯特里察