Vrátna dolina

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Vrátna dolina (Vrátna Valley) as seen from the Poludňový Grúň (1,460 m) mountain
Vrátna dolina

Vrátna dolina or Vrátna Valley is a valley in the Malá Fatra mountain range in Slovakia. It is situated 3 kilometers from the village of Terchová in the Žilina Region. Vrátna dolina covers an area of approximately 36 km² (13,9 mi²).[1] There are four access points into the valley: Tiesňavy, Stará dolina, Nová dolina, and Starý dvor.

Tourism[edit]

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Vrátna is one of the most visited tourist and ski destinations in Slovakia. The ski resort Vrátna is situated at altitudes from 600 to 1,550 m AMSL and offers 16 slopes. Since 2006, Vrátna offers a cable car Vrátna (740 m) - Chleb (1,490 m), using 8-seat gondolas. It also offers cross-country skiing and other winter activities, and biking and hiking trails.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "no title". Vratna.com. no date. Retrieved May 27, 2007. 

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Coordinates: 49°13′38″N 19°02′00″E / 49.22722°N 19.03333°E / 49.22722; 19.03333