The Nitra Calvary with twelve chapels with reliefs depicting the Stations of the Cross is located on one of the seven hills. A lookout with binoculars gives a stunning view of the whole city. Do not miss the Missionary museum with pieces of ethnological character, exotic animals and birds from all over the world. Calvary is favourite place also for climbers.
Every year in October, the Calvary hill is crowded with children with colourful kites, this lovely event called Šarkaniáda attracts families with children also from wider surroundings.