These waterfalls lure masses of tourists to the Tatras

Falls most massive in spring after snowmelt or intense rains.

(Source: TASR)

The waterfalls of Studený Potok (Cold Stream) in the High Tatras are a favourite tourist spot. Learn about other popular hiking spots with our Tatras guide.

They are part of Studený Potok at the mouth of the Malá and Veľká Studená Valley (Small and Big Cold Valley).

Bigger and smaller waterfalls are created in the cascade area where the stream flows. They are the most massive in spring after the snow melts or after intense rains.

They are accessible by tourist routes from Hrebienok, Tatranská Lesná, Tatranská Lomnica and Starý Smokovec.

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