The municipality of Horní Bečva is located in the valley of the upper Becva River in Beskydy Region Preservation Authority (CHKO Beskydy). Becva River separates Vsetínské Hill Range from Moravian-Silesian Beskydy Range. It is a typical mountain village with the elevation 505 m above sea level in the centre. Because of its geographical position Horní Bečva is a suitable place for summer and winter holidays. Visitors to Horní Bečva can find accommodations in a number of different hotels, pensions, private cottages and other accommodation facilities. A number of marked trails for hiking or mountain biking attract visitors to discover the beauty of surrounding mountains during the whole year. In summer the local dam (area of 5 ha) offers facilities for various sport activities including outdoor swimming and fishing. In winter the ridge trails around Horní Bečva attracts many cross country skiers and down-hill skiers can choose one of 11 ski lifts from 7 different ski resorts.