Horný Smokovec

Horný Smokovec

Spa Horný Smokovec is situated in the Prešov Region (northeastern part of the Slovak Republic). Horný Smokovec resorts are 92 km far from the regional city  of Prešov. Horný Smokovec town is a part of the High Tatras and has are currently over 4800 inhabitants.

Spa description

Spa Horný Smokovec is situated at an altitude of 960 meters and is one of the youngest spas in the High Tatras. Spa Horný Smokovec is a private medical center providing comprehensive care for children, adolescents and young people with non-tuberculous respiratory diseases. The spa is built on a sunny southern slope of the picturesque Tatra mountains. The main and most important treatment method is climate treatment that uses the great High Tatra alpine climate. Treatment is further complemented by well chosen inhalation and physical therapy. The spa also includes sauna, hydrotherapy, therapeutic exercise rooms and healthy lifestyle courses.

Short history of the spa

Village Horný Smokovec started to rise at place called Vyhliadka in 1930's, not far from cosmopolited town named Starý Smokovec. First there was only a wooden tower, then family guesthouses began to be built. Over time, a sanitarium was added as it later became the basis of Spa Horný Smokovec. Since 1938, the municipality shall appoint to Horný Smokovec.

Places of interest

Horný Smokovec is located in a beautiful mountain landscape, making it an ideal place for hiking. The special charm of Horný Smokovec can be felt especially in winter, when it transforms into a center of winter sports and pleasures. In Horný Smokovec you can find some great restaurants, sporting goods store and numerous family pensions. If you like sleds, you should know that in the Starý Smokovec is a wonderful toboggan run, which is 2.7 km long. You can still find there cinema, shops, post office, bowling and local church. In Horný Smokovec, there are also two stops of Tatra electric railway, the first is called Pekná vyhliedka and the other Horný Smokovec.

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