Low Tatra Mountains, Liptov
The region of LIPTOV, because of its natural beauty, possibilities of adrenaline, aquaparks, entertainment and unique gastronomy is number one destination for tourists in winter and summer season. The number of tourists visiting the region is the proof.
Holiday in Slovakia, in Liptov region is a popular choice mainly for active people keen on sports and families with children.
The Mountains surrounding the region Liptov (Chočské Vrchy, Vysoké Tatry, Nízke Tatry, Západné Tatry, Veľká a Malá Fatra) make it a paradise for tourists and winter sport lovers. Therefore the holiday in Slovakia is becoming more and more popular with people who love winter sports and hiking.
Liptov has ski slopes everywhere you look. Advanced skiers as well as beginners can choose from wide offer. The most popular are Jasná Nízke Tatry, where you can ski on the northern and southern sides of Mt. Chopok and ski resort Malinô Brdo, situated above the town Ružomberok. The two popular ski resorts are worth a visit, skiing in the Low Tatra Mountains, and Liptov region are sought after by winter holidaymakers.
Holiday in Slovakia in Liptov region, the Low Tatra Mountains is the right choice for keen hikers and those who like active leisure. Visitors can choose from trails with different level of difficulty –from lightstrolls to challenging hiking trails along the ridges of Chočské Vrchy, Nízke Tatry, Vysoké Tatry, Západné Tatry. The most spectacular routes in Liptov region is educational trail Prosiecka and Kvačianska Valley, or inŽiarska Valley, Roháče, Liptovský Ján and mountaineering to the summit of Mt.Kriváň.
Sport and adrenaline
Cyklotourism, paragliding, mountain climbing, quadbikes, horse riding, winter sports e.g. skiing, freeride, alpine- skiing, kitewing and snowboarding but also tennis, squash, paintball, windsurfing and many more sports and activities you can do in Liptov region. The holiday in Slovakia, in Liptov region and the Low Tatra Mountains is becoming more and more popular destination not only with Slovak but also for tourists from abroad.
Water sports, water parks, thermal springs
The largest water dam of the region, Liptovská Mara offers wide possibilities of leisure activities -bathing, water sports like water biking, surfing, boating, riding water scooters and more. Rafting lovers can try river Váh rafting, river Belá rafting orartificial water canal rafting in Liptovský Mikuláš. Thermal springs in a village Bešeňová, Liptovský Ján and the largest water park aquapark Tatralandia attract many visitors to the region of Liptov
Liptovis acclaimed for its local cuisine –bryndzové halušky (pasta gnocchi with sheep cheese), liptovské pirohy (pasties), žinčica (acid sheep milk) and traditional dairy products you can taste at traditional shepherd’s huts and cottages.