Group Weekend Hiking trip in Tatra Mountains

Join us for the adventure in the High Tatras mountains and visit the most beautiful places over the weekend.

Duration
3 Days
Style
Guided
Type
Hiking
Difficulty
Difficult
Reviews

What is included in this tour?

  • 3 days of guided hiking in the High Tatras
  • 3 nights of accommodation in a 3* hotel in a single room
  • Professional, English-speaking, local guide
  • All breakfasts and dinners
  • Ground transfers
  • 1 cable car ticket
  • Travel costs to/from Poprad
  • Lunches
  • Travel insurance covering hiking activities

Itinerary

Tour Plan

Day 1

Arrival

We will meet in Poprad at the train station on the first day at 20:00 and will drive you to your hotel to in Stary Smokovec.

We will review the weekend’s plan after your check-in during dinner.

Day 2

Hike to Lake Green

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, then catch the cable car from town partway up Lomnicky Peak, the second highest mountain in Slovakia.

From there you’ll hike to the summit of a 2000+m peak, then descend through a rugged valley to Green Lake.

Enjoy lunch at a lakeside hut surrounded by 2500m peaks, then finish your walk through a dwarf pine forest to White Lake.

In the evening your guide can take you to an excellent thermal pool or you can relax in town. Refuel with dinner before heading to bed for a well-deserved night’s sleep.

18km of walking, 535m ascent

Day 3

Hike the Velicka Valley

After breakfast you’ll hike to the scenic Velicka Valley. Located at the foot of the highest mountain in Slovakia, Gerlachovsky Peak (2655m), the valley boasts incredible scenery.

Hike to a pretty mountain lake and eat lunch with a waterfall view, then explore the famous Tatranska Magistrala trail as it winds through a labyrinth of dwarf pines and spruces.

Descend along a pristine mountain stream, then return to the hotel for your last night in the mountains.

16km of walking, 975m ascent

Day 4

After breakfast you’ll pack up and head to Strbske Lake, one of the most scenic—and photographed—lakes in Slovakia.

From the lake you’ll enjoy an easy hike and stunning scenery on your way to Popradske Lake.

Return to Strbske Lake and toast to an excellent weekend at a lakeside restaurant. Drive 2 hours to the airport to catch your flight home.

Hike back to the car for your transfer to Poprad. We will be back at the train station at 15:00. Return home with stories and photos to share with your friends.

10km of walking, 350m ascent

Day 5

NOTE

This itinerary and the duration of the activities are subject to change due to group abilities and preferences, weather conditions and forecasts, special events, etc.

Quality of accommodation

Single room

Prices & dates

Frequently asked questions

  • We will meet on the first day at train station in Poprad at 20:00. You will receive details of meeting point later.

  • Take a train IC45 from Wien Hbf at 14:42 with arrival to Poprad at 19:36. It´s direct train. You can buy the ticket in advance at https://www.zssk.sk/en/

  • Take a train Ex143 Ostravan from Prague to Zilina at 12:23 with arrival to Zilina at 17:33. Change for a train IC45 in Zilina at 17:55 to Poprad with arrival at 19:35.

  • At 20:00.

  • We will drop you off back at the train station in Poprad at 15:00.

  • The basics are: Sturdy, broken-in hiking shoes or boots; Rain/windproof jacket; Lightweight, breathable hiking shirts, shorts and trousers; Warm jacket or sweater; Water bottle; Small rucksack for carrying personal items; Swimsuit; Sun protection (hat, sunglasses and sunblock);

  • Sure you can. Majority of our travellers are solo travellers.

  • You need a good level of fitness as we will be walking 10-17 km a day with 800m of elevation gain.

Testimonials

Our customers love what we do

Amazing trip to Slovakia and the paradise national Park. Martin our guide was awesome, humble, friendly and good fun. Highly recommend this company and trip..i would 100% do it all again. Thanks Martin

Daniel

Martin is absolutely superb from start to finish. He makes the whole trip run completely seamlessly and flexes his approach based on the group’s ability. Three days of trekking across different areas within the High Tatras. Each trek has super views and are challenging in their own way.

Andrew

Great trip with Slovakation hiking around the Tatras Mountains. We did 3 hikes up to different lakes and stopped at a mountain hut for food each time. The views were incredible and our guide Tomas was so knowledgeable on the landscape and history and culture of Slovakia. Would highly recommend!

Georgie

Just had 5 excellent days travelling in western and central Slovakia with Slovakation, Martin and Tomas are great - very friendly and knowledgable! Highly recommended!

Marisa

Had an amazing trip in beautiful Slovakia with a great group and the best guides! Thank you Martin, Patric and Philip for your humor, your patience and your love of nature 😍 I highly recommend!

Yafit

Thanks Martin and Patrik for amazing hiking experience and very well organised trip.

Saurabh

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