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Drienica Ski Resort Guide

Drienica, Slovakia

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,068m3,504ft
Resort Height550m1,804ft
 Nearest AirportKosice
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One of Slovakia's largest ski centres, located in the east of the country and actually comprising two centres (Drienica and Lysá) linked by a rare Slovakian chair lift. There's extensive skiing for all abilities, including three blacks, the Baranie 1, Baranie 2 and Oltár Kameň pistes with runs up to 1.5km long and night skiing from 5pm to 9pm daily. There are good off-slope facilities in the locality including a swimming pool .


The Slovak ski resort of Drienica is at an altitude of 550m1,804ft.

Drienica has direct access to 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Drienica offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Drienica.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Drienica?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Drienica.

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Ski Area Stats

Drienica Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
16km10 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Drienica Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,068m3,504ft
Lowest Piste550m1,804ft
Resort Altitude (Drienica)550m1,804ft
Max Vertical518m1,699ft

Location and Map

Where is Drienica?

This ski resort is in Sabinov, Prešovský, Slovakia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Drienica is Kosice, 72 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 5,065 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Drienica open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Drienica, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Drienica Tourist Office for the latest.