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Road Route West

6-Day Road Bike Journey from Bratislava to Detva

What is the Bike Slovakia Road Route West?

This is a self-guided bike tour packed with natural and cultural highlights of Slovakia. Your 6-day road bike journey across Slovakia can become an experience of the year, or even life time. It is 420 kilometres from Bratislava to Detva through the lowlands, mountains, countryside, historic towns and castles. Refresh yourself at authentic local pubs and restaurants along the route and refill your energy at cosy mountain huts and guesthouses.

6 days

Make it faster if you are crazy :). Or stay longer at the location you wish and prolong the trip.

420 kilometres

Ride 60 – 80 km per day with a road or a trekking bike on paved roads.

4,100 m elevation gain

Ride 80 – 1340 metres elevation gain per day. Highest point 700 metres above sea level.

Explore the Day-to-Day Routes

What can you expect?

Freedom. Open landscapes. Medieval towns and picturesque countryside. You and the road. Every-day challenge. Experiencing joy inside of you. Sharing excitement with friends. Strenous uphills and long downhills. Enjoying reward at the end of each day. Welcoming guest houses, tasty local meals, refreshing beverages. This is the Bike Slovakia Road Route West.

Well-tested route

GPS navigation and a carefully tested route.

Self-guided or guided

Tips what to see or our live guide included.

Good sleep to refill your energy

Cosy mountain huts or guest houses with filling breakfast.

Local food and drinks

Authentic pubs and restaurants to stop for lunch or beer.

Luggage transfers

Like to travel lightly? We arrange the transfers of your luggage.

Bike rental

Love your bike? Bring it. Do you need one to rent? We take care of it.


Bike Slovakia Road Route West

6 Day Journey
Bratislava – Detva

GPS Navigation and Offline Guide

B&B accommodation

Train Transportation Back to Bratislava

Luggage Transfers and Bike Rental Available


upon request


Bike rental

+20€ per day per person

Luggage Transfers

+20€ per day per person


+140€ per day per group

Do you have any questions? We are happy to answer!

Find out more about the other options of the Road Route

Full Road Route

Bratislava – Košice, 11 days

Road Route East

Detva – Košice, 6 days

Road Route Part 1

Bratislava – Trenčín, 3 days

Road Route Part 2

Trenčín – Detva, 3 days

Road Route Part 3

Detva – Poprad, 3 days

Road Route Part 4

Poprad – Košice, 3 days