Mountains in Slovakia


List of mountains on which more detailed informations (eg. description, location, list of mounts, geomorphological classification) are listed on these pages. Recommended / related articles: >> List of mountains in Slovakia - geomorphological units
 
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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 ...

Low Tatras (Nízke Tatry) is located in north part of central Slovakia on territories of Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj) - districts Banská Bystrica and Brezno, Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj) -  districts Ružomberok and Liptovský Mikuláš, and Region Presov (Prešovský kraj) - district Poprad. Low Tatras mountain range stretches about 95 km from west to east between the valleys of the rivers Váh and Hron. Highest peak is Ďumbier (2 043 m. a.s.l.). Geomorphologhy Low Tatras (Nízke Tatry) as a geomorphological whole is part of area Fatra-Tatra (Fatransko-tatranská oblasť): ...

Western Tatras (Západné Tatry) is mountain range in North Slovakia, in Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj) - district Liptovský Mikuláš. The area of mountains is  380 km2 (286 km2 in Slovakia and 94 km2 in Poland). Highest peak is Bystrá (2 248,4 m. a.s.l.). Geomorphology Western Tatras (Západné Tatry) are part of whole Tatra mountains - Tatras (Tatry):  

Belianske Tatras (Belianske Tatry) is a mountain range in the Eastern Tatras in north-west of East Slovakia - in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj), district Poprad. The 14 km long main ridge runs in the north-south-southeast direction and in the central part main ridge of  High Tatras (Vysoké Tatry) mountains  follow up to it at right angle. The highest peak is Havran at 2 151,5 m. Like most of the area, the peak is not accessible for tourists to protect the nature. Belianske Tatras mountain range is strictly preserved, ...

Bachureň is a mountain in northeastern Slovakia - in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj) in the districts Sabinov and Prešov. The highest peak is Bachureň 1 081.5 m

White Carpathians (Biele Karpaty) are a mountain range on the border of the Czech Republic and Slovakia - on Slovak territory in Region Trenčín (Trenčiansky kraj) in districts Myjava, Nové Mesto nad Váhom, Trenčín, Považská Bystrica. Highest peak is Veľká Javorina (969,8 m. a.s.l).

Branisko is a mountain range in eastern Slovakia in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj) (districts Levoča, Prešov, Sabinov) and Region Košice (Košický kraj) (districts Spišská Nová Ves, Gelnica). It is approx. 20 km long and 5 km wide mountain range in the north-south direction. Highest peak is Smrekovica with altitude 1 200 m. The mountain range is divided into two parts - subareas by Branisko saddle: the north and more massive Smrekovica with the highest peak Smrekovica (1 200 m) and the lower one, the Sľubica, with the ...

Busov is the mountain range in north-east of Slovakia in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj), district Bardejov. Highest peak is Busov (1 002 m a.s.l.). Busov is subarea of mountain range Low Beskids (Nízke Beskydy), which is situated in south-east of Poland and north-east of Slovakia.

Bukovec Mountains (Bukovské vrchy) is mountain range in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj), in district Snina, in the east Slovakia. Highest peak is Kremenec (1 221 m. a.s.l.). Highest point of Kremenec is situated outside the territory of Slovakia, approx. 150 m to the East - on the Polish-Ukrainian borders. Bukovec Mountains are part of Poloniny National Park. The territory is together with Poland and Ukraine protected areas entered into the international biosphere reserve called International East Carpathian Biosphere ...

Cerová Highlands is a mountain range in southern Slovakia, in Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj) - in district Rimavská Sobota and in north of Hungary. Highest peak is Karanč (725,1 m. a.s.l.). From the north it is surrounded by South-Slovak basin (Juhoslovenská kotlina), from the south forms a border with Hungary. The Hungarian part of Cerová Highlands is named  Cserhát (Cserhát-hegység).

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