Where is Banská Bystrica Located?
BANSKÁ BYSTRICA is the sixth largest city in Slovakia and the cultural and economic centre of Central Slovakia. Thanks to its central location, it is also the seat of several state-wide institutions.
What Country is Banská Bystrica in?
BANSKÁ BYSTRICA (81281 inhabitants) is located in the northwest of the Banská Bystrica district and in the west of the Horehronie Region. In Banská Bystrica is the seat of Matej Bel University and the Academy of Arts. The wonderful surroundings of the city offer many opportunities for recreation and active leisure.
The life of the inhabitants of Banská Bystrica is inextricably linked to the famous Radvaň Fair, which was a great exhibition of handicrafts from the nearby and distant surroundings, especially in the past. Today, the Fair is also a popular meeting place for people from the wide surroundings.