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Sport

Winter
The region is an ideal environment for those who pursue an active life and energetic sports. There are ski resorts at every corner. All of the famous ski resorts of the country are at driving distance. Resorts such as Ski Jasná or Ski Park Ružomberok can be accessed within a few minutes while other resorts, for example those in the High Tatras such as Tatranská Lomnica, Starý Smokovec and Štrbské pleso, are located within an hour's drive. Apart from these well known places, many smaller resorts are at a closer distance. The region as well as the above mentioned ski resorts offer ideal options for alpine skiing and winter tourism while many locations offer ideal conditions for cross-country skiing..

Summer
The region is ideal for tourism, Nordic walking and XC-biking. The new golf resort is located right under the peaks of the High Tatras. The nearby artificial lake serves as an ideal location for water sports and fishing. The region provides several cultural locations for sightseeing as well as museums and castles. The village of Vlkolinec is an open-air museum and is registered as a place of cultural heritage by the UNESCO.



Trekking a XC Biking
This region is ideal for trekking. It is a starting point to Západné Tatry, Nízke Tatry and also Vysoké Tatry. It offers tracks for families with little children same as well for hard hikers. There are many cycling roads in the region.

Fishing and hunting
This locality also offers many possibilities for hunting and fishing. There are professional companies taking care of hunting and the observation of wild nature..

Relaxation facilities
A number of hot springs are located in this region. Two water parks (Tatralandia and Aquacity Poprad) are at driving distance and two very famous curative springs (Bešeňová and Oravice) are located nearby. All of the resorts are operated throughout the year.