Water tank Sĺňava

Water tank Sĺňava is a popular summer resort and is located near the world famous spa town of Piešťany in the western part of Slovakia.

It is ideal for water sports, canoeing and sailing. During the year there are several sporting events such as kayaking, rowing or canoe racing.


Next to the Colonnade Bridge in Piešťany are anchored boats, which regularly offer tourists sightseeing cruises around the dam.


Part of the dam is a bird island where several rare bird species nest. The island is a UNESCO protected nature reserve. Fishing is also an option.