All lovers of beautiful Slovak mountains, winter sports and relaxation can look forward to a great winter season of 2016/2017 in the High Tatras. Enjoy a resort that symbolises active relaxation, peace and entertainment in the beautiful environment of the smallest grand mountains in the world! A lot of new products will guarantee a lot of fun for those who put their skis on and set out for the pistes or join an attractive programme outside the slopes. Just choose what you like, come and enjoy yourself!
Ski slope Grand Slnečná - 15O m Tatranská Lomnica
A new ski lift will be offered in the ski resort of Tatranská Lomnica this season. It will be 150 metres long, which makes it ideal for children and beginners but also a welcome change when skiing.
Audi Arena Tatranská Lomnica
This will be the second season of the Audi arena but for many skiers, it will new! This is the best time to test it! The arena is actually a marked section on the slope of Čučoriedky západ where skiers can have their time measured. Feel like a racer between slalom poles on the track and compare your performance with your friends or world-class stars! The arena will be available from the beginning of the TOP season of 2016.
Snow Park with a new Fun Zone in Štrbské Pleso
Would you like to treat yourself but also your kids to great fun while skiing? The Snow Park of Štrbské Pleso is the best place to do so! Snow obstacles have become regular standard here but this year, a new fun zone with a ski lift will be opened for children as well. Visit the only snow park in the High Tatras and enjoy yourself to the fullest!
Fresh Track in Štrbské Pleso
The unique Fresh Track product combines skiing early morning on perfectly groomed ski slopes and breakfast under majestic peaks. Fresh Track guarantees a very special skiing experience on empty pistes. Ski with a professional guide before the cableways begin to operate officially! Every Thursday and Saturday at 7:00am, now also in the resort of Štrbské Pleso!
Štrbské Pleso – a training centre
Štrbské Pleso is becoming a training centre. The operators offer great conditions for professional skiers from neighbouring countries who like training here from early morning hours. Sportsmen from various ski clubs will have the possibility to use the pistes of Interski and a part of the Solisko piste.
Changes in the resorts of Štrbské Pleso and Tatranská Lomnica will be related to ski touring as well. New information boards with safety instructions will define where ski touring can be practiced on ski slopes. Before entering the slopes, ski tourers will be notified by boards and maps with information where, how and when to walk up the slopes, i.e. on the right edge outside marked ski pistes. There will be notice boards all along the pistes to show the direction for ski tourers.
Service of Štrbské Pleso
Are you on the way to a ski slope and have you forgotten to check your equipment? If you have a problem, let our skilled staff in ski service facilities help you solve it. This season, there is a new top-class service also in the resort of Štrbské Pleso – right on a ski slope.
Sledging in Hrebienok
Night and day sledging in Hrebienok, Starý Smokovec will be more comfortable in the winter season of 2016/2017. Night sledging periods remain unchanged, i.e. three days a week are planned again – Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 07:00pm to 09:00pm. This attraction is closely related to the Tatry Motion winter rental and shop with sports clothes, which is located at the lower funicular station and will have new – prolonged opening times. Fans of night sledging in Hrebienok will enjoy a wider choice of refreshment inside the entrance hall of the funicular lower station in the Tatra Motion shop, with mulled wine and warm tea until the night sledging ends.
To increase safety in the resorts, a special SKI PATROL will be on duty this winter again. The patrol will be responsible for safety, trouble-free using of ski slopes and overall operation of the resort, and they will also look after designated sections with special focus on children´s areas.
Tatra Dinner of Emotions and Under the Stars Dinner
Treat yourself to something truly exceptional and enjoy a great evening that combines great food, beautiful nature and an original programme. Štrbské Pleso will be offering two packages of unforgettable moments on winter evenings and the only thing you need to do is choose.
The Tatra Dinner of Emotions will take place in the Pizza & Pasta Restaurant at the interchange station of Štart in Tatranská Lomnica again – every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and please all taste buds with a delicious 5-course dinner at the altitude of 1,173 metres. A luxurious Grand snow taxi groomer began to operate last winter and was transporting clients to the restaurant. This year, we have decided to add something new to the programme of the Tatra Dinner of Emotions – exclusive wine tasting.
With the Under the Stars Dinner, you can admire the beauties of the Tatras from a cable car that takes you from Tatranská Lomnica to the final station of Skalnaté Pleso. This is where a great 5-course dinner is served with live music background and is followed by watching the starry night sky. There is no better romance at the altitude of 1,751 metres than this. The unique evening under the stars is available only 4 times per winter season.
Jelínek company store and bar in Starý Smokovec
Do you know Rudolf Jelínek and his products? If you do, you must also know which pleasure he can offer when you are standing frozen stiff under the ski slope or you just want to reward yourself for your sports performance. Let us bring this pleasure under a slope to Starý Smokovec – to a new tasting bar and company shop. There will be a lot of new as well as popular distillates to taste and a professional commentary to listen. This unique facility of its kind in the High Tatras should be opened before Christmas.
Tatra Temple of Ice
Uncover a unique piece of sculpting art in the grand mountains of Slovakia this year again! The Tatra Temple of Ice will be opened on 25th November. This time, it will be built in Gothic style and feature a massive glass altar. If you want to enjoy a truly unique music experience, don't miss one of regular Advent concerts in this temple. The only church of ice in Slovakia will be available for the public until Easter.
[Translate to English:] Retro Station Rastaurant
V historickej budove lanovky na Štarte v stredisku Tatranská Lomnica pripravujeme v zimnej sezóne otvorenie prevádzky Old Štart Burger pod novým názvom Retro Station Restaurant. Redizajnovaná gastro prevádzka chystá širšiu ponuku na jedálnom lístku a atraktívnejšiu terasu s vysunutým grilom a areálom určeným pre detského klienta na klzákoch. Retro Station Restaurant pripravuje pre milovníkov grilovaných pochúťok rodinnú zábavu, pohodu na terase a viac druhov hamburgerov.
New rooms in the Grand Hotel Praha
More comfort is planned also in the historic Grandhotel Praha**** in Tatranská Lomnica and its new Classic rooms. 54 original standard rooms are being completely renewed so that the historical legend of the Tatras can shine again with its elegance and glory. More new rooms in classic Art Nouveau style will be available from mid December.
Popular events with elements of traditional fun and competitions as well as new innovations and original details are prepared for you this winter again.
Tatry Ice Master. Non-official ice sculpting world championships have become an integral part of the culture programme in the High Tatras. This year, nine teams will be competing in three disciplines and visitors can look to a great additional programme and something NEW. Masterpieces of ice can be admired much longer thanks to another air-conditioned cupola that will help them resist sun rays. Another good piece of news is a changed date – the weekend after the Christmas and New Year´s Eve holidays, i.e. 13th -15th January 2017. The location remains the same – 1,285 metres above sea level, Hrebienok.
Snow Dogs. The last weekend of January in Tatranská Lomnica will be all about our four-legged best friends, action, games and positive energy. Enjoy the 28th and 29th January with us and great Snow Dogs!
Happy Easter. Would you like to change water for snow at Easter? The choice is quite clear with us in the Tatras! Let´s transform the tradition together and enjoy the biggest carnival on the slopes of Štrbské Pleso. Every carnival participant gets a considerably reduced-rate ski pass and can join a ski race in masks. Music performances and an entertaining programme will guarantee a great atmosphere all day long.
Snowmen in Skalnaté Pleso
Have you ever seen giant snowmen? Tatranská Lomnica offers the biggest snowmen family in Slovakia! Come to meet 5-metre-tall figures of snow which will be waiting for you in Skalnaté Pleso along with snow-covered ski slopes this year again.