Tatra Mountains Tours

UNESCO Vlkolinec & Svaty Kriz Tour

  • UNESCO Vlkolinec & Svaty Kriz Wooden Church

Tour Overview

Vlkolinec - UNESCO site - is the mountainous village where historical traditions, houses, habits and craftwork are well preserved until now. The number of inhabitants in Vlkolinec today is not more than twenty. Vlkolinec is a picturesque village because it is one of ten Slovak villages which has been granted a status of a folk architecture reservation - because the village is untouched and has preserved historical monuments from 15th century.

The wooden articled Evangelical church Svaty Kriz is one of the largest wooden churches in the Central Europe and Slovakia which was moved here from Paludza village between 1974 and 1982. The ground plan of the Svaty Kriz church is in the shape of a 43 meter-long cross. The church takes almost 6,000 persons.

Visited sites:
  • Vlkolinec: Village in Velka Fatra - UNESCO site, remarkably intact settlement of 45 buildings with the traditional features of a central European village.
  • Svaty Kriz: Wooden church - The wooden articled Evangelical church near the village Svaty Kriz, one of the largest wooden church in the Central Europe and Slovakia.

Included: Trip transport by private car, services of a guide for the entire trip as your private driver and an interpreter, admission to Vlkolinec and Svaty Kriz.

Excluded: Extra admissions, Food & Beverages, Pick up from other place than the High Tatras

Meeting: High Tatras area, other places on request for extra charge

Tour Map

General information regarding day tours

  • Minimum 2 persons (tour for one person can be organised on request)
  • Departures will be agreed
  • Pick up from hotel of your choice
  • Payment is possible in cash or bank transfer or online by card
  • All guides, transfers from High Tatras Mountains and information materials included
  • The lengths of the tours are approximate
  • Important: it's necessary to carry your passport with you.


Slovak Tour Operator - Branch Poprad
Pension Atrium building
Sobotské námestie 25
058 01, Poprad

tel. : 00421 (0)918 320908
email: lenka [at] travelslovakia [dot] sk
tel. : 00421 (0)917 578990
email: barbora [at] travelslovakia [dot] sk


Tatra Mountains Tours is branch of the company TRAVELSLOVAKIA.SK sro incoming tour operator managing holidays for groups and individual travellers from all over the world.

Tatra Mountains Tours located in Poprad operates short breaks - private day tours around High Tatras Mountains. Our branch is located just below the Tatra Mountains in Poprad town and our guides are aunthentic local people. Although we focus on the individual tourists and small groups, we are also able to provide larger groups with the neccessary arrangements.

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