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Post Congress Tours
EVU Congress, Bratislava, July 1995

Hiking in the High Tatras

Preliminary Programme July 29, Saturday

Leaving Bratislava in the morning

Direction: Trencin - Zilina - Liptovsky Mikulas - Poprad - on the way: possibility to visit the Vratna Valley (by ropeway) - Tatranska Lomnica - Dinner, accommodation.

July 30, Sunday

Stary Smokovec - Hrebienok (cable railway)

a) tangential road direction Vilecke pleso, Sliezky House
b) Mala studena Valley, Teryho Hut (2015 m)

July 31, Monday

Pieninski National Park, Dunajec raft trip
Kezmarok - historical centre

August 1, Tuesday

a) Strbske Pleso - Mengusovska Valley - Popradske pleso and back
b) ascent to Rysy (2499 m) from Poprasske pleso

August 2, Wednesday

Slovakian paradise - Hornad canyons
Dobsina ice cave

August 3, Thursday

Skalnate pleso - Lomnicky Stit (2632 m) - (ropeway) - Tatranska Lomnica - TANAP museum

August 4, Friday

Departure for Bratislava via Banska Bystrica (vegetarian restaurant) - Zvolen - Nitra - Bratislava


Discovering Slovakia

Preliminary Programme July 29, Saturday

Leaving Bratislava in the morning
Piestany - the biggest and most famous spa
Lednicke Rovne - Slovak museum of glassworks
Bojnice - Renaissance castle
Dinner and accommodation at Tatranska Lomnica

July 30, Sunday

Kezmarok - historical center
Levoca - historical center of Spiss, Lunch (vegetarian restaurant), Spissky Castle

July 31, Monday

Stary Smokovec - Hrebienok (ropeway) - Skalnate Pleso
Lomnitzer Spitze <2632m> (ropeway) ) Skalnate Pleso
Tatranska Lomnica (ropeway)
Tatranska Lomnica museum of TANAP's

August 1, Tuesday

Pieninky National Park - Dunajec boat trip
Vycne Ruzbachy /Vrov (spa)

August 2, Wednesday

Lower Tatras Demenova Valley (stalactite cave, ice cave)

August 3, Thursday

Pohronie
Banska Bystrica centre of middle Slovakia (vegetarian restaurant)
Spania Valley historical mining place, bobbin/lace making
Zvolen dinner, accommodation

July 4, Friday

Banska Stiavnice historical mining place
Antol Castle
Trencin: dinner, accommodation, evening programme (voluntary) approx. US$ 33 per person

July 5, Saturday

Topolcianky castle, stud farm
Nitra the third biggest town of Slovakia, religious centre
Trnava lunch (vegetarian restaurant)
Modra folk art group, Majolika (souvenirs, shopping)
Return to Bratislava