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Rysy

Poland and Slovakia border, | the High Tatras, Slovakia
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Farther and Son

On 03-08-2017 My son 9 years old wants to climb Rysy as we drove from our home Liptovska Tepla to... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Riny K
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Slovakia
Worth the long walk and penultimate climb

- Rysy My wife and I camped in Zakopane, drove 35 mins to the large cheap car park in Palenica... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Pete M
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“morskie oko” (3 reviews)
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Poland and Slovakia border, | the High Tatras, Slovakia
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

On 03-08-2017 My son 9 years old wants to climb Rysy as we drove from our home Liptovska Tepla to Strbske Pleso, from car park it's a 4 hour walk to Rysy. Weather conditions were good clear sky but a bit warm 28*C at Strbske...More

Thank Riny K
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

- Rysy My wife and I camped in Zakopane, drove 35 mins to the large cheap car park in Palenica Białczańska, from the car park it's almost 2 hour walk along a long winding road, with a few shortcuts, saving about 15 mins. We went...More

1  Thank Pete M
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Spectacular views as long as the weather is good. We came up from Morskie Oko on the Polish side. Apparently there is a relatively short ascent on the Slovakia side. It took us just over four hours to get up as 4 ineperienced climbers of...More

1  Thank hidingtiger
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

We took 6-8 hours to climb this beast, not difficult but long! We hadn't fully estimated the effort required and were sore the next day but we enjoyed it and would most definitely recommend

Thank priceey2003
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

The hike is fairly easy at the beginning but at hte end it gets a bit technical for average folk. Even tough there are still a lot of people with minimal mountaineering experience and they seemed to be able to do that all. There are...More

1  Thank Kaspar K
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

It is 4.5 Hour quite strenuous hike from Štrbské pleso but totally worth of it - of course if the weather is good. I had i guess the Best possible weather-warm, little wind, sky without clouds so then it is necessary to count on crowds...More

Thank Mirek a Petra N
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

We climbed in July from the Polish side and descended on the Slovakian so we could enjoy both routes and had a good comparison. The Polish is the more challanging one with more steep parts and chains, so it's good I went there. Unfortunately, there...More

1  Thank Erik T
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

We climbed Rysy on 28th November in full winter conditions & wow what a climb and a great experience. When I was researching it, there is very little information in English out there so here goes. From flying into Krakow/Katowice, I would recommend staying in...More

6  Thank Freddie N
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

honest, real and quiet! BEST TEA IN THE WORLD very decent real local Slovakian food. authentic/genuine service, staff and visitors. great atmosphere, lovely place. MOST SUPRISING TOILET EVER, breathtaking views!

Thank Dieter L
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

Wow, wow and one more time wow. The best hike, this hike made me fall inlove with hiking. Of course it was hardcore for the first time. Yet I don't mind. The view was just spectacular. My friends and I organized the trip to Tatrai...More

Thank Viktorija R
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