Overlooked by the High Tatras Mountains, the city of Poprad has endeared visitors and locals with its alpine scenery, hiking trails, and tourist resorts. Make your base at Poprad and start trekking to Tatras National Park: a natural haven for rare flora and fauna, rocky but stunning terrain, and challenging summits. Here, you can get a glimpse of Kriváň, considered to be Slovakia's most beautiful mountain. The city is also filled with historical landmarks such as the Church of St. Egidius, a 13th-century Gothic church inscribed on the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage list. The Tatra Gallery is also open for tourists to examine art from prominent artists of the Slovak art scene.