Included in categories: Mountains in Slovakia
Tatra (Tatry) mountains is situated in northern Slovakia and southern Poland. In territory of Slovakia Tatra mountains is located in Region Presov (Prešovský kraj) - districts Poprad and Kežmarok and Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj) - district Liptovský Mikuláš. It is geomorphologic whole of Fatra-Tatra Area (Fatransko-tatranská oblasť). Area of Tatra mountains has area 786 km2 (in Poland and Slovakia) - in territory of Slovakia 610 km2, in territory of Poland 176 km2. The highest peak is Gerlach Peak (Gerlachovský štít) - 2 655 m. a.s.l., which is also the highest peak in Slovakia.