Highlights of the trip

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Velke Biele Pleso - Great White Lake

1615 m EASL, easily accesible from hut by Green Lake by red marked trail.It is also a crossroad of several toursit trails.

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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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Zamkovsky hut - situated on tourist trail between Hrebienok resort and Skalnate Lake

1475 m EASL, founded by climber and mountain guide Stefan Zamkovsky in 1942 - 1943 as his residence. Today, supplies are still transported traditionally to the chalet by carriers.

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Velka Svistovka - often visited grass-covered scree hill

2 037 m EASL, easily accessible from hut by Green Lake by red marked tourist trail.

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Popradske pleso - situated in Mengusovska valley

Popradske pleso is 4th greatest lake in High Tatras within one hour walk from Strbske Pleso tourist resort. Next to the lake is the same named mountain hotel Popradske Pleso - starting point for hikes to the majestic rocky peaks.

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Ostrva - inconspicuous, but very widely visited Tatra peak

Ostrva peak (1926 m EASL) is accessible from the hiking trails or by steep wall utilized by rock climbes.

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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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Velke Hincovo pleso - the largest and deepest mountain lake in Slovakia

Velke Hincovo pleso (1946 m EASL) has an area of 20.08 ha, the depth of 53.7 m. Its volume is 1 796 000 m3, length 740 m, width of 370 m. Average 270 days a year is covered by ice. It's glacier lake.