Starý Smokovec, 062 01 Vysoké Tatry-Starý Smokovec
Hrebienok (1,285 m) is an attractive destination for tourists staying in the High Tatras. Starý Smokovec, the oldest tourist centre is known as a traffic junction of the town of Vysoké Tatry, from where one can get to Hrebienok – the starting point of various hiking trails. A comfortable funicular operates to Hrebienok from Starý Smokovec and surmounts a vertical drop of 255 metres within 7 minutes.
Take a funicular from Starý Smokovec to the altitude of 1,272 metres and feel like Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II did when she visited the High Tatras. Hrebienok is the starting point from where tourists make their hikes to Veľká Studená dolina and Malá Studená dolina (valleys) or to Mt Slavkovský štít. If you need to recharge your batteries after a hiking trip, the Snack bar inside the funicular station building in Hrebienok is ideal. It is a perfect meeting place for families, with the funicular embarkation and disembarkation zone just a stone’s throw away.