Highlights of the trip

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Low Tatras National Park - the largest natural park in Slovakia with well preserved ecosystems

Situated in Central Slovakia. The park and its buffer zone cover the whole Low Tatras mountain range between the Vah River and the Hron River valleys. It offers excellent conditions for sport activities throughout the whole year.

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Chalet of General M.R.Stefanik - chalet under the southern slope of Dumbier peak in Low Tatras

It is one of several true mountain chalets situated on the tourist trail called mountain road of Heroes of the Slovak National Uprising driving from Kralova hola mountain to Donovaly village in length of 100 km.

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Tatra National Park (TANAP) - diverse flora and fauna with many endemic species

Tatra National Park (abbr. TANAP) is situated in North of Central Slovakia in the High Tatras. The National Park covers an area of 738 km2. The park offers 600 km of hiking trails and several ski resorts. A trip to Lomnicky peak by chair lift is among the most attractive adventures for tourists in the High Tatras. It reaches the differential height of 1,700 m and carries tourists to a height of 2,634 m above sea level in only a few minutes.

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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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Slovak Paradise National Park - includes eleven national nature reserves and eight nature reserves

The Slovak Paradise is a plain with high plateaus. The highest mountain is at 1270 m above sea level. The area is mainly built of karst limestone and dolomite. Typical formations are canyons and ravines which create picturesque rocky scenes with waterfalls.

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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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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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Cerveny Klastor - Carthusian Monastery

A unique cultural and historical relic set in the wonderful natural environment of Pieniny under the majestic mountain Tri koruny. Nowadays serves as a museum.