The national parks are home to several endangered species including species of stags, elks, mouflons, lynx, wolves, hares and wild boars; raptors (eagles and falcons) can also be seen in High Tatras National Park. In this park that you will also find brown bears; they are not dangerous if you simply watch them from a distance.
A horse ride provides the perfect opportunity for getting closer to the wildest areas and discovering Slovakia's nature parks.© Milan Perfecky / age fotostock
For more than 500 years, sheep have been raised in the fresh air of the Slovakian mountains.© Richard Semik / age fotostock;
Wiped out and then reintroduced, especially in Slovakia, the European bison remains an endangered species.© Lydie Gigerichova / age fotostock
A venomous species, the common European adder is mostly found in Slovakia and eastern European countries.© Lydie Gigerichova / age fotostock
Slovakia counts about forty couples of imperial eagles, a threatened species even rarer than the golden eagle.© Oliver Brandt - age fotostock