Back in Slovakia (part 4): Veľká Fatra and Malá Fatra

Table of contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Banská Bystrica
  3. Veľká Fatra
  4. Žilina
  5. Malá Fatra
  6. Conclusion

1. Introduction

My Christmas vacation was a welcome opportunity to spend a couple of days in Slovakia to visit my friends in Bratislava.

But I also wanted to make a few short hiking tours in the Fatra mountains (Great Fatra and Little Fatra) in Central Slovakia, provided that the weather conditions would allow this.

2. Banská Bystrica

I stayed in Banská Bystrica, a medium-sized city with around 80.000 inhabitants, throughout the whole Christmas holidays.

The most …