The tradition of boating on the moraine tarn is more than 130 years old and is one of the most popular attractions in the area of Štrbské Pleso. This will be the seventh year of operation for wooden rowing boats that are popular mainly with families and children but also couples in love who often use services of private rowers. The boating is available every day from 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m., while the last boat trip can be made at 5 p.m. A total number of 4,096 boat trips were made during the summer season of (14.6.–30.9.2013) by 10,240 people enjoying the tarn surface. For more information about the transport and important information about the boating, please click HERE. The tarn of Štrbské pleso will be “unlocked” and the summer tourist season in the Tatras officially opened as usually on 13th June 2014.
Tatra May Adventures invite to spend a prolonged weekend in the area of Tatranská Lomnica and enjoy a rich programme, fun and various sports activities. Children can discover the Tatra nature at a Marmot Land in a non-traditional way, the Encián Gallery offers attractive exhibitions and lovers of good food can enjoy delicious grilled specialities at the Panorama Restaurant in the area of Skalnaté Pleso. For more information about Tatra May Adventures and cableway trips, please click HERE.
Boating on Štrbské pleso: According to historical documents, a pier and a boat shelter were built here in 1880 already. The first boat port was built on the bank of Štrbské pleso in 1921-1946 and there were about 60 boats. Boating was most popular in 1950s. The season would last from May to the end of October. Inside the boathouse, also called “swimming pool”, there was a cosy area to have a sit-down, with beautiful views of the tarn surface and Tatra peaks around. Maximum depth of the tarn is 20-26 m, the total area is 19.76 ha and the tarn is located at the altitude of 1 345 m. The tradition of boating was restored on 5th July 2008, after 25 years. There have been 18,746 boating trips made by 54,200 people ever since.
Tatry mountain resorts, a.s. is a top subject in the field of tourism in Central and Eastern Europe, which owns and operates attractive ski resorts and hotels. These include the resort Jasná Low Tatras and the following hotels in the Low Tatras: Wellness hotel Grand Jasná, Boutique Hotel Tri studničky, Chalets Záhradky De Luxe, Mountain Hotel Srdiečko and Million Star Hotel. TMR also owns Aquapark Tatralandia, the largest Slovak water park with all-year operation, which offers a lot of water and other entertainment, a Tropical Paradise – a special tropical hall with sea water, a Fun Park and accommodation in bungalows and suites of the Holiday Village Tatralandia. In the High Tatras, TMR owns and operates resorts Tatranská Lomnica, Starý Smokovec and cooperates the resort of Štrbské Pleso. It also owns the following hotels: Grandhotel Praha Tatranská Lomnica, Grandhotel Starý Smokovec and Hotel FIS Štrbské Pleso. TMR owns 19% of the Melida, a.s. company, which leases and operates the mountain resort Špindlerův Mlýn in the Czech Republic. In Poland, TMR owns the resort of Szczyrk. The company also owns and rents hotels Slovakia, Kosodrevina, Liptov and Ski&Fun Záhradky and Bungalows. More than 190 million Euros were invested by the end of 2013 in the above mentioned resorts, to support development and modernisation. The TMR shares are traded on three European stock exchanges – in Bratislava, Prague and Warsaw.