Biele Karpaty (White Carpathian Mountains) - Slovakia
Extent: 655 km²
This mountain range belongs to Slovak-Moravian Carpathian Mountains area. It is to be found in West Slovakia in districts of Skalica, Senica, Myjava, Nové Mesto nad Váhom, Trenčín, Ilava, and Púchov. The area is declared as Preserved Countryside Region.
Highest peak: Velká Javorina (970 m).
Surface: it s very afforested, mostly with oak forests, areas where the trees are missing, are presented with meadows and glades.
Climatic area: moderately warm, colder.
The Vrsatska Klippe is rightfuly considered one of the most beautiful mountain range in Slovakia. It definitelly dominates the region of Povazi. The mountain range is popular among tourists. You can experience amazing vistas, walk down a nature trail and learn about history of the region at a castle ruin. Get a taste of the area from today's photogallery.
Text: Oskár Mažgút
Photos: Jozef Dovičin
Mountains / Europe / Slovakia
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