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Gerlachovsky Stit

Tatranska Polianka, Vysoke Tatry, Slovakia
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Type: Mountains, Outdoors
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Brno, Czech Republic
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Climb to highest peak of Slovakia is one of peaks where you have to arrange special mountain guide. Cost is based on max. 4 clients and cost is appr. 240EU per group of 3 sharing. It is important to find good guides and check his feedback from preivous trips. Trip starts in morning before 7 from Sliezsky Dom hotel(now restored... More

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Povazska Bystrica, Slovakia
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

As a Slovak I was obliged to go there. We had an excellent mountain guide. The track is difficult but totally worth it.

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145 reviews 145 reviews
127 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

highest peak of Slovakia. Very tiring route to top of peak. Orientation in time of bad weather is very difficult. Climb is from east side and descent form western side (Batizovska valey). Climb is permited with maintain guide only.

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Tatranská Lomnica, Presov, Slovakia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

You need a guide, which is not very cheap, but it is a rule. Also is very good to have special insurance and good equipment including helmet. The best time for visiting is Indian summer (end of september till october). The hike is very beautiful, not very hard but also not for beginners, there are 2 foot-trails to go up... More

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