Západné Tatry - Roháče (West Tatra Mountains) - Slovakia

Extent: 400 km²

West Tatra Mountains form part of Western Carpathian Mountains, and are situated in north part of Slovak Republic. Its part – Roháče – has Alps´ character.

Highest peak: Bystrá (2248 m).

Surface: afforested, pines, in higher sites, there are to be found dwarfish pine-woods, olough-tails and lichens.

Climatic zone: mostly cold.

Mountain nucleus is formed with granites and crystalic slates, on surface with limestones and dolomites.

On a territory with rare fauna and flora, there are to be found mountain lakes (plesa), tourist communities and well marked tourist trails into valleys or to the tops (peaks).

A part of West Tatra Mountains became a part of Tatra National Park in 1987.


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SK: Cabins in Skialps
Published: 5.12.2021
Mountain and alpine huts have become a popular destination for ski mountaineers in recent years. This is also one of the reasons why a new ski mountaineering guide was created, which offers a selection of the most interesting ascents in the Tatras, as well as the Great Fatra.

SK, Bešeňová: A Liptov Town Luring Tourists - VIDEO
Published: 5.7.2021
The village of Bešeňová has several tourist attractions, but the biggest ones certainly include an aqua park, a manor house and a natural attraction in the form of the so-called bešeňov travertines. The small Liptov village thus offers cultural, natural and relaxing activities.

SK, Žiarská Valley – Winter Trip to Favorite Cabin
Published: 10.3.2021
Accept our invitation to the beautiful Žiarská dolina, which with its Žiarská chata is undoubtedly one of the most popular places for all lovers of winter tourism or ski mountaineering.

SK, Western Tatras – A Trip to Taťliakova Cabin
Published: 24.2.2021
This time we invite you on a trip to the Western Tatras, more precisely to the Roháč Valley. Our goal will be the alpine Ťatliakova chata, which is an ideal starting point for hiking to Smutný sedlo, Zábrať saddle or, for example, to Roháčské plesy.

SK, Jalovec – Skialping to the Cabin Pod Náružím
Published: 31.1.2021
Today we will take you to Liptov, more precisely to the outskirts of the village Jalovec, which lies less than 10 kilometers north of Liptovský Mikuláš. Our starting point will be the recreation center Bobrovecká Vápenice, where there is the possibility of free parking.

SK, Liptovský Mikuláš – A Visit To the Museum of Nature Protection and Cave Exploration
Published: 17.1.2021
On the aptly named Školská Street, there is a beautiful building of the Slovak Museum of Nature Protection and Speleology, which was originally a Jesuit monastery. In addition to the Baroque-Classicist building, you will certainly be attracted by the lookout tower on the roof of the museum, from which you will see both the city and the surrounding mountains.

SK, Liptovský Mikuláš – Amazing Hill of Háj
Published: 8.11.2020
In the following lines, we will take you to one of the most beautiful places in Liptov, which abounds in history, unique views and sports opportunities. The place is Lesopark Háj - Nicovô located on the northern edge of Liptovský Mikuláš.

SK, Liptovský Mikuláš – Fascinating World of Optical Illusions
Published: 25.10.2020
In recent years, modern tourist attractions - galleries of optical illusions - have been added to Slovakia, like mushrooms after rain. You would already find them in every major city. The most famous are certainly the galleries in Bratislava (Tripland), Starý Smokovec (Tricklandia) or Bojnice (House of Illusions).

SK, Zuberec – A Trip to the History in the Museum of Oravan Village – VIDEO
Published: 22.9.2020
In the western foothills of the Roháče Mountains, you will find the village of Zuberec in a picturesque valley. In addition to trips to the mountains, it also attracts the extensive open-air museum of the Orava Village Museum and the Brest Cave. Let's go here together and look into the history of the Orava region.

SK, INFOFEST – The World Gathered Around in Liptovský Mikuláš for The Third Time
Published: 13.9.2020
This year, locals as well as visitors to the city had the opportunity to visit the international travel festival Infofest 2020, which during the first weekend of September brought not only the experiences of professional travelers, but also a remarkable accompanying program.

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