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Reviewed today via mobile

I really enjoy remembrance sunday and as I was away from home this was the closest I could get to taking part in it. The walk to the monument is up some very steep hills but well worth it. It is a memorial to 6845...More

Thank gaz4224
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the walk up is quite steep, I’d definitely advise walking it if you can so that you get most out of the expensive villas and views along the way. Once at the top there is a very peaceful and respectful memorial with more stunning...More

Thank U8862XYmatthewh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a striking monument, lots else to do around it. go to tick it off your list. Bratislava is a gorgeous city, and tiny, so make sure you see everything you can.

Thank 124sod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m so glad we visited Slavin. Very rich in history and moving experience. I cannot wait to get home and read up more on this.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The monument for the fallen Russian soldiers in Bratislava is an excellent reminder for future generations what are the consequences of war. Thank you Slovakia for preserving this exceptional reminder. May they all rest in peace.

1  Thank HolylandTourGuide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful monument worth visiting! It has a great view of the city-not the best- and you can have a great walk through the monument and the little forest it has around. Better go on a visit there in the late afternoon so that you can...More

Thank alexandraioan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Something good as the reminder of the past how wars create so many lost of lives as the result of a few leaders with their ambitious and insane ideas. Anyway, this is now a memorial site of thousands of Soviet Army soldiers who died when...More

Thank santo-trainsspotter7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst in Bratislava we did a lot of walking, but this took the prize for toughest ascent! Our hotel was in the city centre and if you’re planning on visiting this humbling monument be prepared for quite the uphill walk. But once you arrive be...More

Thank KrystianMoson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A solemn memorial set in beautiful grounds with great views over the city. Not that far a walk up to it when you know where you're going but do bring plenty of water as I made the mistake of walking up to it in 30°...More

1  Thank ColinFrancisMartin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated on a hill above the city this is not only a memorial but the last resting place of the thousands of Russian soldiers who fell in the battle for Bratislava. The memorial is an enormous column surmounted by a soldier standing on a swastika....More

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Response from MilanBardun | Reviewed this property |
Take trolleybus nr. 208 from Kollarovo square (near Obchodna Street) towards to Šulekova and exit on the last stop - Šulekova. Then just simply walk there, but I suggest you to use Google maps to navigate, since it is not... More