Beautiful Landscape, Tatra Mountains


Beautiful Landscape, Tatra Mountains

The Tatra Mountains, Tatras or Tatra (Tatry either in Polish and in Slovak – plurale tantum, Tátra in Hungarian), are a mountain range which forms a natural border between Slovakia and Poland, and are the highest mountain range in the Carpathian Mountains.

Tatra_Mountains_photography_nature_amazing_breathtaking-2013-landscape_146_1  Tatra_Mountains_photography_nature_amazing_view_breathtaking-landscape_slovakia_146_1The Tatras should be distinguished from another Slovak mountain range, the Low Tatras, Slovak: Nízke Tatry, located south of the Tatra mountains. Sometimes, Tatras is a term used for either or both ranges.The Tatra mountains occupy an area of 785 km², of which about 610 km² (77.7%) lays within the Slovakian border and about 175 km² (22.3%) on the territory of Poland.

Tatra_Mountains_photography_nature_amazing_view_breathtaking-landscape_146_1 The highest peak called Gerlach, at 2,655 m (8710 ft) is located north of Poprad. The highest point in Poland, Rysy, at 2,499 m (8200 ft) is located south of Zakopane

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