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The '''Tatra Mountains''' or '''Tatras''' or '''Tatra'''  (in Polish and Slovak '''Tatry''', which is a plural proper noun) is a mountain range on the border of [[Poland]] and [[Slovakia]], the highest part of the [[Carpathian Mountains]].
 
The '''Tatra Mountains''' or '''Tatras''' or '''Tatra'''  (in Polish and Slovak '''Tatry''', which is a plural proper noun) is a mountain range on the border of [[Poland]] and [[Slovakia]], the highest part of the [[Carpathian Mountains]].
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[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Tatra_Mountains Tatra Mountains Pictures from Commons]
  
 
[[Image:High_Tatra.jpg|thumb|300px|The Valley of the Five Polish Lakes, High Tatras]]
 
[[Image:High_Tatra.jpg|thumb|300px|The Valley of the Five Polish Lakes, High Tatras]]

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The Tatra Mountains or Tatras or Tatra (in Polish and Slovak Tatry, which is a plural proper noun) is a mountain range on the border of Poland and Slovakia, the highest part of the Carpathian Mountains.

Tatra Mountains Pictures from Commons

The Valley of the Five Polish Lakes, High Tatras

Regions

  • West Tatras (pl: Zachidnie Tatry, sk: Západné Tatry)
  • East Tatras (pl: Wyschodnie Tatry, sk: Východné Tatry ):
    • High Tatras (pl: Wysokie Tatry)
    • Belianske Tatry (pl: Bielskie Tatry)

Note: The Tatra Mountains do not include the mountain range called Low Tatras (pl: NIskie Tatry, sk: Nízke Tatry).

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Panoramic view from the Rysy (2499m): http://merzhase.de/hightatras/rysi/

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