EASTERN EUROPE

Slovakia Map

A map of Slovakia with major cities, rivers, and highways. Besides the reference map, it also features a satellite and elevation map of Slovakia. From the Eastern Slovak Lowlands to the Tatra Mountains, the topography of Slovakia is diverse with a range of geographic regions.

REFERENCE

Slovakia Political Map

Slovakia is a landlocked country located in central Europe. It borders five European countries including Poland to the north, the Czech Republic to the northwest, Austria to the west, Hungary to the south, and Ukraine to the east.  Bratislava is the capital and largest city of Slovakia, located in the southwest of the country. Slovakia occupies an area of 49,035 square kilometers (18,933 sq mi) similar in size to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

IMAGERY

Slovakia Satellite Map

The longest rivers in Slovakia are the Váh, Morava, and Hron. Besides these major rivers, the Danube River also forms a partial boundary between Hungary and Slovakia. Slovakia is highly forested with over 40% of the country covered with forests.  Also for nature, lakes and valleys are scattered throughout the country such as the Palcmanská Masa or Orava.

HILLSHADE

Slovakia Elevation Map

Slovakia’s terrain is mostly rugged and mountainous. But its terrain gradually flattens out further to the south towards Hungary.  One of its most prominent features is the Tatra Mountains (or Carpathian Mountains) in the north. Its highest point, Gerlachovsky Stit (or Gerlach), stands at 2,655 meters close to its border with Poland. Conversely, some of Slovakia’s plains are part of the Danubian Plain, which is situated in the southwestern region of Slovakia.