Our Europe Trip – #Slovakia ( Part 7 – #Skiing – #Jahodna #Ski #Resort )
Slovakia’s mountainous terrain with Ideal natural conditions turns the country into a paradise for winter sports enthusiasts annually. This fact, together with the continental climate, creates favourable conditions for skiing🏂🏂🏂. So in winter there are good conditions for skiing in almost the whole territory of Slovakia. A lot of well-equipped ski resorts as well offering great skiing conditions with great slalom runs, downhill runs, snowboarding and good conditions for cross-country skiing.
Well, winter is definitely not a boring season in Slovakia. Number one winter activity in Slovakia is certainly skiing. Whether you’re a snow bunny🐰🐰 🐰looking for a bit of glamorous, off-piste fun or a powder hound itching for a fix, skiing from village to village 🏕🏕🏕and mountain to mountain🏔🏔🏔， it’s best time for all manner of snow lovers. Overall cheaper of Ski resorts in Slovakia is the good news😃😃😃 for budget travelling including us. The two main skiing areas are the High and Low Tatras mountains with a large number of hotels and perfectly fitted out slopes. Although we have travel the Tatras mountains, with enjoy many of different winter spot ( for those whose interest our travel of Tatras mountains please view our page of High Tatras – Stary Smokovec & Stary Smokovec – Hrebienok funicular :https://lifecornerstory.blog/2019/05/15/our-europe-trip-slovakia-part-6-stary-smokovec-hrebienok-fun/ ) but we are not time for skiing.
Alongside with other well-known ski centres of the Tatras, several centres in lower mountains have been built and their offer uncrowded slopes. If you would like to learn skiing, don’t have more time to go to these big resorts, you can same as us to learn skiing also in smaller (and cheaper) local ski resorts. We decide end of Our Slovakia trip for skiing in the Jahodna Ski resort which nearly of the Kosice Town😄😄😄.
This time we use public bus🚌 🚌🚌as our transport to the Jahodna Ski resort. Slowly walk to the Mier Bus Station and take up the bus of Number 14 (Jahodná) and our destination is Jahodná, Chata. Well, buy the bus ticket at the bus station on the ticket machine with 0.70€ per ticket. Note: Number 14 bus have arrived at two location so not only you must attention number and you also must make sure view the word of final bus stop : Jahodná, Chata. It’s take around 30 minute bus ride through some natural scenery and arrived our destination.
Walk a few minute, we arrived Jahodna Ski resort, this is not as big as same with main Ski resorts but the mountains in good and wide shape, it give us as a beginner the best 👍👍👍possible chance to learn the skiing. It have different package of rental Ski equipment with hours and equipment you want to rent. We choose the package of 2 hours with carving complete – Ski, Ski Shoes, Sticks and price is 10 € per package. Well, Skiing such a fun, exciting sport while skiing in a beautiful mountain added bonus to us interest for learn this new experience😍😍😍. After change on snowshoes and skiing equipment, let`s go to the ski resort. Oh, 😲😲😲we didn’t expect snowshoes and ski equipment to be so heavy. We just seemed to be slowly advancing as little baby learned to walk.
As a beginner, we only learn for ski on the foot of mountain.It’s great fun, we as a new skiers, it makes a difficult so we slow our overall progress ski for avoid as serious injury. While fall down again and again but we don’t give up💪💪💪on skiing until we can skiing a little distance for finish our Skiing trip. We hope to learn more on next time until enjoy the skiing as exhilarating experiences for the rest of our life. Let us end of our Slovakia trip for go snowshoeing on trails and looking for some powder for freeride skiing. Goodbye, Slovakia own of the beautiful nature🏔🏕 and continue🚌🚌🚌 of our trip on other European countries – Poland.