Tag: High Tatras National Park

Where To Hike In The High Tatras With A Baby?

Slovakia’s High Tatras is our favorite high mountain getaway. We’ve already written a series about the best day hikes there, including several lesser-known paths. Since then we visit the High Tatras with our baby boy – and if you’re planning to do the same, we’re here to help. Also, if you don’t have a baby,…
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Photo Essay: Foggy High Tatras

How is your relationship with fog? As a hiker, I hate it. I’d rather choose rain and wind than fog, because at least one can see something then. Well, no one asks me in the first place. On the other hand, rain and fog often goes hand in hand in the high mountains. But as…
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6 Easy Winter Hikes In Slovakia

We’ve hiked in the Tatra and Fatra Mountains of Slovakia a lot in the past years. But this year was the first time we went hiking there in the winter. Or should I say taking long walks in the fresh snow? Because the thing is, winter is not really hiking season in the high mountains.…
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Hiking In Kôprová Valley In The High Tatras

I was doing a research about waterfalls in Slovakia. Because one can never get enough of pretty waterfalls, right? At least we can’t. So we were happy to figure there’s a large waterfall in that part of the High Tatras we haven’t been yet. Naturally, it became the main scene of our next weekend getaway.…
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Wonderful Autumn Landscapes From The High Tatras

Though we are always sad to see another summer flying by, autumn has a nice comfort to offer: colorful autumn leaves and landscapes. This is the time to enjoy the warm yellow, orange and brown colors before the landscape turns into bare and grey. We like walking in Budapest and looking for the first autumn…
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Veľké Biele Pleso – Zelené Pleso In The Belianske Tatras, Slovakia

The Belianske Tatras (or Belianske Tatry in Slovak) is the Eastern mountain range of the Tatras and probably the least busy region in the High Tatras National Park. It’s mostly built of limestone and dolomite and it hosts the only cave in the High Tatras: Belianska Cave. It offers a variety of hiking trails, most…
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3 Lakes From Tatranská Polianka, High Tatras: Velické Pleso – Dlhé Pleso – Zamrznuté Pleso

We already have two posts about two different “3 Lakes Trail” in Slovakia’s High Tatras. Well, here’s a third one. Of all the trails we explored there, this one seemed to be the least known. Starting from the village of Tatranská Polianka, this route actually leads far into the heart of the wilderness. But we…
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3 Lakes Trail To Batizovské Pleso, High Tatras

The time we wrote one of our first posts about the High Tatras and named the Štrbské pleso – Popradské pleso – Veľké Hincovo pleso route “3 Lakes Trail”, we had no idea that this name would fit several other routes, as well. Actually, another version of it is the Štrbské pleso – Popradské pleso…
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Amazing Lesser-Known Hikes In Slovakia’s High Tatras

Slovakia’s High Tatras are among our favorite alpine getaways. Since it’s close enough to our home, Budapest, we spent countless weekends hiking on its strenuous and fabulous trails in the past three years. We’ve already written a post series about our favorite days hikes in the High Tatras. Now it’s time to reveal some of…
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