How to get to the zoo

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National Zoological Garden Bojnice

Zámok a okolie 6
972 01 Bojnice

GPS súradnice: 48.781142, 18.577373

Visitors can get to our zoo only by walking that is why we offer you a few tips for easier travelling how to getto the beautiful historical town of Bojnice and an advice on parking.

On your own

A nice walk from the Town park Prievidza takes approximately 30 minutes or you can walk at the main road from the bus station and train station to Hurbanovo square in Bojnice which takes approximately 40 minutes on your own. From Bojnice square you will go through the wonderful lime alley at the Bojnice castle, you will turn right at its main entrance and after about 200 meters you will be in our zoo.

By car

The road to Bojnice by car may differ depending on from what direction you are coming.

Direction from Trenčín – in the town of Nováky after the overpass turn right to the direction of Topoľčany, turn left at the crossroads to the direction of Lehota p. Vt., then go straight under the bridge and turn rightafter the bridge after some 200 meters. After several minutes of driving, you will pass through the villages of Koš and Opatovce nad Nitrou. After the village of Opatovce nad Nitrou, keep the direction of Bojnice-center (Ilava / Nitrianske Rudno). Now you will get to the beautiful historical town of Bojnice. In order to find a parking place, see the „Parking“ section.

Direction from Prievidza – from the filling station Shell continue straight, use the second exit of the next roundabout (direction center). In order to find a parking place, see the „Parking“ section.

Direction from Nitrianske Rudno – after Nitrianske Rudno you will pass through the villages of Kostolná Ves, Dlžín, Šútovce and you will follow the road with many curves and risings leading directly to the town of Bojnice. In order to find a parking place, see the „Parking“ section.

 

Parking

Národná zoo Bojnice does not have its own parking for the visitors. However, you can comfortably park your car in Bojnice at the municipal or private parking places. Most of the parking places are paid. Here are a few of them:

S. n. Parking GPS coordinates
1 Central parking lot of Bojnice 48.774495, 18.577788
2 Ul. Kúpeľná - near swimming pool Čajka 48.77785, 18.57684
3 Ul. Kúpeľná – at the spa 48.77600, 18.57407
4 Ul. Kúpeľná – opposite the Čajka swimming pool 48.777581, 18.575968
5 Behind the Bojnice Cultural Center 48.779626, 18.582688
6 At the Hotel under the castle 48.779236, 18.579396
7 At Hurban Square 48.778763, 18.581575
8 Ul. Nemocničná – at the hospital 48.785135, 18.588300
9 Ul. Jesenského 48.781603, 18.591202

Map of car parks

Map of marked parking spaces with numerical designation.

By bus

The bus usually does not go directly to Bojnice that is why we recommend to travel to the town of Prievidza and at the bus stop in Prievidza you can take the local bus to Bojnice. The current connections of the local transport can be found HERE >> (Bojnice – square, Bojnice – swimming pool Čajka).

By train

The train does not go to Bojnice. The closest train station is in the town of Prievidza, from where you can take the local bus to Bojnice.