After you finish exploring the trail
The area surrounding the Trail among the Trees offers also further family attractions and interesting trip and hiking opportunities. If you do not like hiking, have fun in the resort of Bachledka. You can enjoy sports, games, free time and fun activities that meet the needs of all age groups.
Winter resort attractions
Gorgy’s ski school
The school is part of the new Bachledka Children’s World complex. Whether you are small or big, we will teach each one of you to ski at Gorgy Ski School. The fabulous ski area is located on the slope Hrebeň, to the right of the Gondola Bachledka peak station. The safely enclosed ski area includes 2 conveyor belts, various fairy-tale characters and obstacles that make learning fun. You can choose between group ski lessons or efficient individual lessons. A team of experienced instructors will teach you to ski quickly and easily. Gorgy’s ski school will turn ordinary skiing into a fabulous adventure.
More info and online booking of lessons here.
Bachledka Kid’s World
All beginners can look forward to the Bachledka Children’s World on the ridge on the right side of the exit station. There is a Gorgy’s ski school with 2 conveyor belts, fairy-tale characters, a ski track with entertaining obstacles, as well as a relaxation room where you can enjoy warm tea and a mini-carousel, snow tubing or mini sledding.
More info, conditions of entry to the area and price list here.
Skiing on the corduroy snow and adrenaline in the deep snow
There is 11 km of ski slopes waiting for those who came to the mountains to enjoy skiing. 9.5 km of these ski slopes can be covered by artificial snow. Get up early and enjoy a ride on the perfect corduroy. It can be made only by men from the mountains who were raised and born on a snow groomer. If you enjoy the ride in deep powder snow visit one of the freestyle skiing ski slopes
Cross-country skiing on the ridge of Spišská Magura
Two cross-country skiing trails go along the ridge of Magura from Bachledova toward Ždiar and Prislop and its total length is 20 km. The trail toward Ždiar is set by a snow groomer and therefore it is suitable for all styles of cross-country skiing. There is a loop suitable for a classic style leading to Prislop. You can go up to the ridge by taking a cable car ride from Jezersko or the Bachledova Valley.
Now you can enjoy a 2.5 km long bobsleigh track on natural snow. Experience the joy of a fast ride through the forest free of charge. Always check the snow conditions and remember, safety first!
Night skiing in Bachledova
Would you like to go skiing at night in our majestic mountains? The skiers can also go night skiing on the ski slope of Bachledka II close to the hotel daily from 4 pm till 9 pm. You can buy an individual ski pass just for the night skiing or you can go night skiing for free with your daily or multi-day ski pass.
Notice: With the skipas Tatry Super Ski – 1 day or more days skipass you can ski in the other ski centers which are members of Tatry Super Ski and provides nice night skiing with illuminated ski slopes. So let´s make the most of your Tatry Super Ski skipass!
Summer resort attractions
The Adventure Forest Bachledka
The adventure forest playground for the whole family. On an area larger than 4950 m², approx. 24 diverse and nature-oriented types of playground equipment as well as learning stations await both young and the young at heart. Attraction is closed from 18.10. until the following summer season.
Discover the majesty of Belianske Tatry and Spišská Magura by E-bikes, enjoy new adventures and active relax in our all season outdoor center Bachledka SKI & SUN. E-bike rent you can find on pedestrian zone, in main building or by phone +421910977399. Open daily due opening hours of Bachledka SKI & SUN. Online reservation.
In Bachledova you can have a ride on the longest bobsleigh track in the Tatras. It is 1200 m long and has 15 curves offering a breathtaking experience. The track superelevation is 111 meters and the maximum speed you can reach is 40 km per hour. Its transport capacity is 200 persons per hour. The boarding point for the bobsleigh track is near the upper cable car station. The ride is safe and the speed is controlled by visitors themselves. The bobsleigh track is open the whole summer and closes only for rain.
In Bachledka there is a big playground for all playful kids where they can play with their friends all year round. There is a tunnel, swings, slides, climbing frames and also a castle. One playground is situated next to the entrance of the Treetop walk attraction and the second you can find close to the upper cablecar station.
During summer vacations at the entrance area of Tree tops walking will welcome you falconry performance by Master Vagan. Falcons will be really close to you, you can feed them or you can make photo with falcons.
Bring home an original souvenir from your holiday – a photo taken at our photo point. The photo point is located on the Bachledka ski slope in the vicinity of the cable car TS3 exit point.
Wellness in Bachledka Strachan Hotel and SKI Jezersko Guest House
After spending all day outdoors you can enjoy the regeneration massage, whirlpool bath or benefit from sauna bathing. You have a perfect opportunity to clear your mind and regenerate your body. There is a terrific atmosphere in the beautiful and quiet surroundings of Spišská Magura and it is a relaxing oasis for both the mind and the body. Wellness and space center is situated right below the ski slope in Bachledka Strachan Hotel**** in the Bachledova Valley and in SKI Jezersko Guest House*** situated on the other side of the resort.
There is nothing better than blueberries, raspberries and strawberries from the forest. During summer you will find a lot of them in the forests of Bachledka. They taste much better picked right from the bushes than organic fruit from the shops.
Where to go
In the Tatranska basin, there is a unique Belianska cave the largest and the only alpine stalactite and stalagmite cave open to the public in the Tatra National Park. The loop cave trail is 1370 m long and the superelevation is 125 meters.
Museum of Ždiar
The village of Ždiar is the jewel of Slovakia mainly thanks to its traditions, customs and folklore. The local museum offers information about the life, living conditions and customs of Ždiar inhabitants. You will have an opportunity to see Ždiar weddings, wear a traditional folk costume and enjoy an interesting guide commentary. You can enjoy the ride on a horse-drawn carriage, local cuisine and the sound of Goral music.
Spider park is situated in the Tatranska basin near the car park below the Belianska cave. You can choose from the three routes of different levels of difficulty. Have fun and adventure with your family and excel yourselves.
Monk Valley and Kopske saddle
Monk Valley situated in the Belianske Tatras National Nature Reservation is open to the public only in summer and it is one of two valleys open to the public in the Belianske Tatras. It lies between the peak of Ždiarska vidla (2141m) and the peak Hlúpy vrch (2060m). The departure point for its visit is the town of Ždiar.
Adventure mini golf
Play golf, a popular and recreational game and have fun with your family. You can play golf in Ždiar on a nine-hole golf course where the kids will also get to know and learn about the animals living in this region.
Strážky Manor house
It is situated in Spišská Belá and it is one of the oldest manor houses in Slovakia. It is a jewel of renaissance architecture. The magic and relaxing atmosphere of the manor house is accentuated by the 19the century English landscape park. Besides the precious historical library, there are also pictures of Ladislav Mednyánszky. Today many cultural events and „Manor house plays“ take place in the manor house.
The pond situated 1 km before the village of Spišská Belá is a nice relaxing place not only for fishermen but also for tourists. You can buy a one-day fishing ticket to fish carps and have a snack and refreshment in the fishing house.
Červený Kláštor museum
Monastery formerly used by a monastic order of Carthusian monks and later by Camaldolese monks is today a museum featuring the history and monastery life of the above orders and preserving precious relics from the Červený Kláštor monastery as well as from the whole region of the northern Spiš. It preserves also the lifetime work of the famous „flying“ monk Cyprian.
Červený Kláštor spa
Červený Kláštor spa was the first spa rebuilt after the war and today it is the most modern spa in Slovakia. It is situated in the heart of the breathtaking Pieniny Mountains. There is unique curative-medical water flowing from the spring of Smerdžonka which thanks to its composition rich in minerals and hydrogen sulfide helps to heal skin diseases, locomotor system diseases, neurological diseases and digestive system diseases. The spa received the statute of climatic spa thanks to its exceptional climate and clean air.
Rafting float tour along the river Dunajec
A fully guided rafting float tour along the river Dunajec canyon on the traditional wooden rafts is one of the best attractions of the Zamagurie region and the Pieniny Mountains. Experience the thrill and excitement of rafting and admire the beautiful natural scenery of the Pieniny Mountains.
Rafting the river Dunajec
Rafting float tours on the traditional wooden rafts are wonderful, but even much more thrilling is rafting the river on the raft. Take your family or your friends and enjoy the adrenaline-pumping thrills of rafting in the heart of the beautiful Pieniny Mountains where the only sound to be heard is the water roaring and one thing worth watching is the waves shimmering in the daylight.
Vrbov thermal park
Vrbov thermal park is open year-round and it offers swimming and relaxing in ten pools filled with natural geothermal water full of beneficial minerals. Water containing lots of minerals has beneficial effects on the locomotor system, airways and cardiovascular system.
Terma Bania (Bialka Tatrzanska – PL):
A thermal water park situated in a nearby Bialka offers various water attractions and family pools. The water park is divided into a fun zone featuring water attractions and spiral slides and a relaxing zone featuring relaxing pools and massage jets as well as a large sauna zone.
Termy Bukowina (Bukowina Tatrzanska – PL)
The village of Bukowina situated in the Polish Tatra Mountain region offers the visitors water fun, spiral slides, relaxing pools and saunas all year round.
The town of Poprad situated right below the High Tatra Mountains offers the visitors a water park with 13 thermal and relaxing pools as well as 350 water attractions. You can relax in the 2-story wellness world Fire&Water SPA. A laser show is a perfect end to your visit. It takes place every evening in the Blue Sapphire pools.
Museum of skiing
In the village of Tatranska Lomnica located in the High Tatras region, there is a museum dedicated to the history, foundations and development of winter sports in the region of High Tatras from the very beginning until 1945. The most exciting attraction is 3.07 m long skies made in 1885, exhibitions of old bobsleighs, ski sticks, ski boots and ski workshop.
In the town of Stary Smokovec, there is a trick-art and optical illusion gallery offering a remarkable tour of Slovakia. You will find up to 24 attractions within the space of 500 m2 including augmented reality, anti-gravity rooms, the most amazing mirror maze in Central Europe and much more.
Visit the historical royal town of Kežmarok with a pleasant atmosphere and beautiful monuments. Take a look at the Wooden Evangelical Articular Church (UNESCO), Evangelic Lutheran Lyceum with a historical school library, town castle with the Museum of historical vehicles and the oldest street in Kežmarok the Old market with its original charm while walking around the town.
The walking tour of the historical town of Levoča with a remarkable renaissance square lined with renaissance houses is a breathtaking experience also for a hard-to-please visitor. The center is dominated by the St. Jacob’s basilica [UNESCO] with the master Paul’s of Levoča altar and a renaissance town hall with arcades and allegoric characters of five virtues from 1615 and the cage of shame. Inside the town hall, there is a museum with a picture of a legendary Levoča White lady and a piece of her dress. The Basilica of the visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Marian hill is the venue of the famous Levoča pilgrimage [it takes place every year at the beginning of July] and it also offers a beautiful view of mythic Levoča.