Included in categories: Mountains in Slovakia
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.