Located in Central Europe, Slovakia is a mountain climbing haven with the stunning Tatras, which belong to the Carpathian mountains, extending all along its northern half. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Mountain Climbing trips in Slovakia. The mountains are calling!
Slovakia is a breathtaking country with beautiful forests, lakes, and mountains. The Tatra Mountain Range, which belongs to the Carpathian Mountains, features the highest and also the most stunning peaks in the region. Gerlachovský štít, also known as Mt. Gerlach, at an altitude of 2,655 meters, is the highest mountain in the country, and a great place to go mountain climbing. Programs to reach the Gerlach summit are usually 1-day long and require a good fitness level. Of course, it is only one of many gorgeous mountains to explore. The pristine wilderness of Slovakia makes it a unique destination for nature lovers and the local culture, architecture, and food, make it an ideal spot for holidays and travel.
Average temperatures in the mountains of Slovakia range between 4 °C in summer and -10 °C in winter.
Bratislava is 335 km away from the Tatras, and you can either drive or take a train to Poprad, the city at the base of the Tatras.
The best time to visit Slovakia for mountain climbing is in the summer months, between the months of June and September.
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