Highlights of the trip

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Tomasovsky View - rock shelf known for its unique view of the main ridge of High Tatras

Tomasovsky View (680 m EASL) is part of Slovak Paradise National Park popular among climbers and hikers as well. The place is accessible by the marked tourist trail from the village of Spiske Tomasovce.

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Klastorisko - former monastery near tourist resort in Slovak Paradise

Klastorisko is a tourist resort and also an important archaeological site. Remains of Carthusian monastery from the 14th - 15th century are hidden in the green nature.

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Strbske Pleso - ski, tourist, and health resort next to glacial mountain lake in High Tatras

Strbske Pleso village comprises several hotels and residential buildings. With extensive parking facilities and a stop on the Tatra trolley and rack railway, it is a starting point for popular hikes including the peaks Krivan and Rysy.

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Skok waterfall - glacial waterfall falling from rocky point

Situated in Mlinicka valley, approximately 10 m high waterfall is created by Mlynica brook.

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Levoca ancient town - rich centre of commerce in the 15 century in eastern Slovakia

The town has well-preserved historic center. Church of St. James dates back to the 14th century and houses a magnificent Gothic carved and painted wooden altar, the largest one in Europe.

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Spis castle UNESCO World Heritage - partly restored medieval castle

The Spis Castle in eastern Slovakia is one of the largest castles in Central Europe. Slovak National Museum presents various collections in its premises.

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Zavojovy waterfall - highest waterfall (70 m) in Prielom Hornadu canyon

Zavojovy waterfal is one of numerous waterfalls in Slovak Paradise National Park. Its name is derived from bride's veil because of its shape and white colour. Alongside the waterfall visitors walk up vertical ladder.

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Rysy - mountain lying on the very border between Poland and Slovakia

Rysy mountain has three peaks: middle (2503 m EASL), north-western (2499 m EASL) and south-eastern (2473 m EASL). The north-western peak is the highest point of Poland; the other two peaks are on the Slovak side of the border.

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Pieniny National Park - the smallest national park in Slovakia

Pieniny National Park is famous for its natural beauty, especially the Dunajec River gorge - popular rafting and hiking location. It lies in Pieniny mountains on north-eastern border with Poland.

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Sucha Bela gorge - with the creek and many waterfalls

The gorge is located in the northern part of the Slovak Paradise and is about 4 kilometers long. The best-known waterfalls are located in the middle of the strait. There are ladders on the trail in some places.

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Hut by Green Lake - situated in a picturesque alpine scenery all around

1551 m EASL, situated on eastern bank of the mountain lake Zelene pleso (Green Lake). The chalet with its surroundings is appreciated by both, amateur and professional photographers.

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Kezmarsky peak - one of the highest peaks (2 558 m EASL) in Slovakia

Located in the High Tatras, provides everything climbers could wish - plateaus, chimneys, towers. Climbers can choose from the easiest route to the hardest climbing into the IXth degree of difficulty.