The largest complex in the Tatras – Strbske pleso (tarn) – you can enjoy it too

Strbske pleso  much talked about place is one of the most frequent destinations of visitors to the High Tatras. Not surprisingly, in addition to being the starting point for several hiking trails, it offers a number of activities to choose from. Take a look at the best picks.

Relax while sailing 

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The hot summer months literally call for water. Sailing is therefore a great combination of active relaxation and a day spent by the water. The beauty of Strbske pleso from its surface could be enjoyed by people in the last century and it is the same today. The view of the Tatra peaks from a small boat is a dream come true for many visitors. 

Did you know that: Strbske pleso fought for a place in the list of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World?

Let yourself be pampered at the spa 

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Treat your body to a desired relax it needs in Tatra spaLet your senses be pampered in a hot tub and relax your body in the sauna or with a pleasant massage. The desired relaxation can be found in the Hotel FIS with a long tradition on the bank of Strbske pleso. Thanks to its convenient location near the ski slopes and cross-country skiing trails, the hotel is very much sought-after. It also has one of the largest and best equipped gyms. 

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Did you know that: The FIS Hotel is named after the International Ski Federation? 

Give in to Nordic walking

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When the Tatra weather allows it, you can try an interesting activity from the North – Nordic walking. While for beginners the route from Strbske pleso to Popradske pleso and back is suitable, a climb to the Sliezsky dom (hotel) is recommended for the more experienced walkers. You’ll find that this sport activity isn’t as easy as it looks and will help you get in shape.

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Tip: If you don’t have Nordic walking sticks, don’t worry, they’ll be happy to lend you some near the tarn. 

The magic of winter sports 

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The Tatras welcome their visitors both in winter and in summer. Ski enthusiasts can enjoy winter on nine kilometers of slopesIf that’s not enoughyou can experience a true skiing under the stars and enjoy the Strbske pleso resort at nightLovers of cross-country skiing on groomed trails with a length of 26.5 km will also come into their own.

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Ski mountaineering

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If you are a fan of ski mountaineering, the location of Strbske pleso is perfect for you. In good snow conditions, you can admire the grandeur of the Tatra peaks and test your skills on your favorite ski mountaineering trails. Be sure to be tempted by the trial Strbske pleso – Solisko chalet or Strbske pleso – Mlynicka dolina (valley). 

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Remember:

  • Sailingat Strbskpleso is subjected to strict rules in nature protection. 
  • Afterampleskiing you will find relaxation and refreshment at the Solisko chalet. 
  • Your body will gain energy in thespaof the FIS Hotel ***. 
  • Nordic walkingis a pleasant activityaround the whole Strbske pleso with its nooks and crannies.