Visit Slovakia and picturesque Mala Fatra mountains covered in snow for a long weekend of winter hiking. Hike to the highest peak of the area, walk the main ridge to enjoy breathtaking views, hike through the gorge Janosikove diery with fascinating cliffs around and climb ladders along frozen waterfalls.
- hike to the highest peak
- walk with crampons through fresh snow
- climb ladders in the gorge Janosikove diery
- see beautiful landscapes from the top of the mountains
- stay in a cozy family owned guesthouse
You will be staying in a small family owned guesthouse Penzion Sagan of 3* standard, situated in the quite village of Terchova – Stefanova, situated right in-between the mountains.
To learn more, scroll down to itinerary and FAQs.
What is included in this tour?
- 3 nights in ensuite twin rooms
- 3 breakfasts and dinners
- Equipment - crampons
- 1 cable car ticket
- Guiding by certified local guide
- All transfers including airport transfers
ARRIVAL AND MEETING IN KRAKOW
16:00 Meeting at the airport in Krakow and transfer to your accommodation in the village of Terchova.
Leave the accommodation in the morning and head to local ski resort to take the cable car up the mountains to make the day easier. After getting quick almost to the top of the mountains, you will hike to the highest peak of the area – Velky Krivan. You will spend the next couple of hours walking on the main ridge of the mountains and enjoying the views all around you before starting the descent back down.
Length: 11 km, Ascent: 428 m, Descent: 1200 m, Est. walking time: 5-6 hrs
OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
Today you will hike directly from your accommodation to peak Osnica, which is a very beautiful viewpoint, however not so popular, what actually works perfect for us.
Length: 11 km, Ascent: 800 m, Descent: 800 m, Est. walking time: 5-6 hrs
JANOSIKOVE DIERY GORGE AND DEPARTURE
Check out from the accommodation and get ready for the last and the easiest hike through the gorge Janosikove diery.
Length: 5,5 km, Ascent: 200 m, Descent: 200 m, Est. walking time: 2,5 hrs
Arrival back to the airport at around 16:00.