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Vysoké Tatry

Vysoké Tatry Ski Resort Guide

Vysoké Tatry, Slovakia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length3km2 miles
Highest Lift2,003m6,572ft
Resort Height1,572m5,157ft
 Nearest AirportsKosice and Krakow
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Vysoké Tatry

A small town with a long history in the textile industry, now moving in to year-round tourism. It has a pleasant centre with an 18th century Baroque church and early 19th century houses. Skiing also has a long history here, with the town being one of the founders of the Czech Ski Association in 1903. LoCATED IN ONE OF THE MOST ATTRACTIVE PARTS OF THE High Tatras and the region's highest village, it grew up as a spa centre from 1872. The access railway is used as a ski-lift for a run below the village. One of the proposed Slovak sites for the 2006 Winter Olympics.

Summary

The Slovak ski resort of Vysoké Tatry is in the Giant Mountains at an altitude of 1,572m5,157ft, with 3km2 miles of marked runs.

Vysoké Tatry has direct access to 3km2 miles of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,572m5,157ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,003m6,572ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Vysoké Tatry offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Vysoké Tatry offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Vysoké Tatry.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vysoké Tatry?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Vysoké Tatry.

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Ski Area Stats

Vysoké Tatry Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 2km1 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 1km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
3km2 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Vysoké Tatry Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,003m6,572ft
Lowest Piste1,572m5,157ft
Resort Altitude (Vysoké Tatry)1,572m5,157ft
Max Vertical431m1,414ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Vysoké Tatry
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Vysoké Tatry?

This ski resort is in the Giant Mountains in Poprad, Prešovský, Slovakia.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vysoké Tatry is Kosice, 120 minutes drive away.

Krakow airport is also within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 5,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km4 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Vysoké Tatry open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

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NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Vysoké Tatry, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Vysoké Tatry Tourist Office for the latest.

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