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Private tour of Snowshoeing in Janosik Gorge in the North of Slovakia

Bratislava Region, Slovakia
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12 hours (Approx.)
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Offered in: English
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12 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: English

Description

Hidden away in the Carpathian Mountains, the Janosik Gorge is at its most stunning during the winter months. On this private tour, set out to explore the gorge on a thrilling full-day snowshoeing trek;... More
Hidden away in the Carpathian Mountains, the Janosik Gorge is at its most stunning during the winter months. On this private tour, set out to explore the gorge on a thrilling full-day snowshoeing trek; admire views of the snow-covered cliffs, icy mountain streams, and frozen waterfalls; and learn the legend of Juraj Janosik, Slovak’s Robin Hood-style hero who used to hide out in the gorge.

Highlights

  • Magnificent views of the snow-covered Janosik Gorge
  • No snowshoeing experience required: easy to moderate hike
  • Delicious Slovak-style lunch at a local farmhouse (own expense)
  • Private tour ensures the undivided attention of your guide

What To Expect

Summary

Slovakia is considered something of a hiker’s paradise, with the beautiful Carpathian Mountains offering some incredible scenery to explore. This small group private snowshoeing tour from Zilina will... More
Slovakia is considered something of a hiker’s paradise, with the beautiful Carpathian Mountains offering some incredible scenery to explore. This small group private snowshoeing tour from Zilina will allow you to discover many of the beautiful features of the Janosik Gorge. Frozen waterfalls, mountain streams, and breathtaking views all await you as... More
Slovakia is considered something of a hiker’s paradise, with the beautiful Carpathian Mountains offering some incredible scenery to explore. This small group private snowshoeing tour from Zilina will allow you to discover many of the beautiful features of the Janosik Gorge. Frozen waterfalls, mountain streams, and breathtaking views all await you as you make your way through the gorge.

You will start your day with a train ride from Bratislava to Zilina/ approx. 2hours/, you will be picked up at a train station in Zilina by our experienced guide who will take you on the snowshoeing trip from the village of Terchova, the hometown of "Slovakia's Robin Hood," national hero Juraj Janosik. Heading south into the Mala Fatra National Park, you will transverse Janosik’s Lower Gorge, passing under Rozsutec Mountain, you will get the opportunity to see beautiful frozen waterfalls, snowy winter wonderland and maybe even the hidden treasure.

After a great hiking tour you will be taken for lunch to a local restaurant/sheep farm/ to try slovak traditional specialities. After lunch your guide will take you to show you the famous Strecno castle that was build on a massive rock just above the longest running river in Slovakia - river Vah.

After an enjoyable day you will take your train back to Bratislava.

What's Included

Experience local guide/ former mountain rescue
Private tour
Round-trip private transfer from Zilina
Snowshoes/ if necessary
Food and drinks/lunch/
Train ticket from Bratislava - can help you to arrange that

Departure & Return

Departure Point

train station in Bratislava - than meeting with local guide in Zilina

Departure Time

7.55am - train from Bratislava to Zilina/10.41am arrival/ - meeting point with the local guide

Return Details

train station in Zilina - than train to Bratislava

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • we operate this tour from December - April, however we cannot guarantee the amount of snow - if there is not enough snow we operate the tour as a hiking
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • we operate this tour from December - April, however we cannot guarantee the amount of snow - if there is not enough snow we operate the tour as a hiking tour
  • This tour is recommended for hikers of slightly advanced ability as it is considered "medium difficulty.", hikers need to have good hiking boots and winter clothes
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Product code: 8740P62