High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry)

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High Tatras - lake Štrbské Pleso High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) is highest mountain range in Slovakia and is the only mountain range in Slovakia with an Alpine character. It is located in the north of Central Slovakia in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj) - districts Poprad, Kežmarok and in Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj) - district Liptovský Mikuláš. The area of mountains is 341 km² (260 km² in Slovakia and 81 km² in Poland). Highest peak of High Tatras is Gerlach Peak (Gerlachovský štít) - 2 655 m. a.s.l., which is the highest peak in Slovakia.
Geomorphology


High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) as a geomorphological part is part of subwhole East Tatras (Východné Tatry) :

From a geomorphological point of view High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) as a geomorphological part is part of subwhole East Tatras (Východné Tatry) : System: Alpine-Himalayan system -> Subsystem: Carpathians (Karpaty) -> Province: West Carpathians (Západné Karpaty) -> Subprovince: Inner West Carpathians (Vnútorné Západné Karpaty) -> Area: Fatra-Tatra Area (Fatransko-tatranská oblasť) -> Whole: Tatra mountains (Tatry) -> Subwhole: East Tatras (Východné Tatry). Part High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) is not divided into subsections.

Fatra-Tatra Area (Fatransko-tatranská oblasť)
Lučensko-košická zníženina
Matransko-slanská oblasť
Nízke Beskydy
Podhôľno-magurská oblasť
Poloniny
Slovak-Moravian Carpathians (Slovensko-moravské Karpaty)
Slovenské rudohorie
Slovenské stredohorie
Stredné Beskydy
Vihorlatsko-gutinská oblasť
Východné Beskydy
Západné Beskydy
Danubian Lowland (Podunajská nížina)
Eastern Slovak Lowland (Východoslovenská nížina)
Záhorská lowland (Záhorská nížina)
Juhomoravská panva
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