We offer you one-day and multi-day Hron river rafting trips. It is a comprehensive service package for water sportsmen which includes the equipment (boats, paddels and accessories), the transport of boats and passengers, and safe parking. You can find as in the Nemecká roadside restaurant on the road No. 66 from Banská Bystrica to Brezno (GPS: 48°48’36.9″N 19°24’19.6″E), Google navigation: https://goo.gl/maps/d7m2AE81r9G2.

The Hron river rafting is offered as a one-day trip or as multi-day rafting trips with camping.

You can also book the rafting online or via email:

How to book a rafting Hron online:

It is simple! Go on our website: https://www.splavujhron.sk/

  1. Choose a date/day and a specific boat/s (canoe Yukon, plastic canoe Vydra or 5/7 seatable raft HOBIT).
  2. Choose a rafting route – Mlynčok (10 km) or Šalková (20 km). If You want to go on multi-day rafting, click on „viacdenný putovný“(repeat this step by step – every date when You want to rafting Hron).
  3. Now insert in the basket. If that’s all, You proceed to the raft reservation itself as in any other e-shop. If You are booking other boats, click on „Back to reservations“(„Späť do rezervácií“).
  4. If the reservation is successful, we will send You a confirmation by email with basic information about the rafting Hron.

If You want book rafting via email, please contact us and we will make the reservation for You.

One-day river rafting trips on the Hron river

You can choose one of two routes:

  • Nemecká – Mlynčok, ca. 10 km (2-3 hours)
  • Nemecká – Šalková, ca. 20 km (5-6 hours)

These are organized on the 10 km (Nemecká – Mlynčok) or 20 km (Nemecká – Šalková) long route from the early spring to the late autumn on a daily basis. The rafting trip starts in Nemecká between 8:30 to 11:00 am and ends after 2 – 3 hours of boating in Mlnyčok or 5 – 7 hours of boating in Šalková (Banská Bystrica town district). You will paddle through the most attractive 20 km section of the Hron river. After the trip, you will be driven back to Nemecká by a minivan.


Current prices You can find here: https://www.splavujhron.sk/

  • from 25,-€/canoe on working days / from 35,-€/canoe on weekends and holidays (Nemecká – Mlynčok)
  • from 55,-€/raft (for 5 people) on working days / from 65,-€/raft (for 5 people) on weekends and holidays (Nemecká – Mlynčok)

Multi-day wandering Hron river rafting trips

A multi-day rafting trip on the Hron river is a classic boating trip connected with camping. Before the trip, every holiday-maker will get a 50-liter barrel for dry stuff in which they will, among other things, also pack everything what is necessary for the camping. The route of the trip and the camping place is chosen by you. We will inform you about the current possibilities before the rafting trip. After the trip, you will be picked up by a minivan and driven back to Nemecká (this is included in the price).


The price is approximate, depending on the number of days and people.

Multi-day boat trip on the Gran on working days from 20,-€/person/day
Multi-day boat trip on the Gran on weekends and holidays from 25,-€/person/day

The price includes:

  • complete paddler’s equipment, local transport, crash course in brilliance, free parking

The price does not include:

  • catering, accommodation, insurance

And this is how the boating trip is made…
The boating trip on the Hron is an all-day sporting activity in the open so you should count on a certain energy expenditure in the natural environment. The boating trip always starts at the Nemecka roadside restaurant where we meet at the agreed time. The actual boating trip starts after instructions have been given and preparations made. You will give us a call on the designated place so that the paddlers‘ taxi could wait for you in the boating trip destination. Over there, you will get into the van and return back to Nemecka.

Level of difficulty and navigability of the Hron
Boating trips on the Hron are suitable for everyone, even for beginners and families with children. The boats used by us are very stabile and easily navigable. It is our requirement that every holiday-maker uses a life jacket. The boating trip on the Hron is a sporting activity on the flowing water. Apart from a sporting spirit needed for this boating trip, you needn’t attain to any sport performance category, even children can manage the trip with their physical abilities.

Safe parking during the boating trips on the Hron
Our holiday-makers are provided with free parking in front of and behind the roadside restaurant. The parking lot is monitored by camera systems. A safe lock-up is available to bikers and cyclists; it is surveilled by cameras, too.

Boats and equipment
2- to 3-seated inflatable Yukon canoes (2 adults + 1 child), 5- to 7-seated HOBIT rafting boats and classic plastic rafting canoes are used for the Hron river rafting. You will get paddles, life jackets, boat barrels and other necessary stuff for each boat.

On this map are marked important places – taverns, restaurants, but mainly exit and start places. Scrolling the map will show your marked points from Brezno to Sliac. Clicking on a point will show a description of the location and possibly a photo or video:


In order to book the rafting trips, please e-mail Mrs. Monika Kolar in English and German at vodactvo@gmail.com or call only in German on the phone number +421 915 505 018.

Boats and equipment photos