Zakopane is a town in southern Poland, situated in Lesser Poland Province. The town, a place of Goral culture and informally known as "the winter capital of Poland," lies in the southern part of the Podhale region at the foot of the Tatra Mountains.
It is the most important Polish center of mountaineering and skiing and is visited annually by some three million tourists. It is also a city with numerous monuments of old wooden buildings built in an unique regional style.
During the tour, You will discover the marvelous landscape of the Tatry mountains, highlander’s folklore, wooden houses in Chocholow and local specialties. We will step by to the Tatra's Museum followed by a funicular ride up the Gubalowka Mt.
Includes: English speaking guide, ticket for the funicular to the Gubalowka Mt. and to the Tatra's museum, transportation by minibus.
Route: Krakow - Zakopane - Chocholow - Krakow.
Please note: This Tour requires a minimum of 2 passengers for it to operate.
Please note: Due to construction work taking place around Krakow, morning departures may be subject to delays in traffic. Work is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2018
Operates: Every Tuesday and Sunday. The tour will take place in small groups.
Duration: up to 8 hrs (240 km round trip)
Meeting Point: Sheraton Hotel, Powisle Street 7, Krakow, at the main entrance of the hotel.
Tour start at 09.10am
Other Meeting Points:
Please note that hotel pick ups will take place from 08.00am to 09.10am and you will need to call the resort office to confirm your pick up point & time.
A bus for collecting guests from bus stops.
Minibus for the sightseeing
Live English speaking guide.
We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
It takes approximately 2 hours to travel from Krakow to Zakopane.
The ascentup Gubalowka Funicular takes around 10 minutes and you can spend as much time as you like at the top.
This tour is not suitable for people having problems with walking.
When you’ve Booked: You’ll receive an initial confirmation from us immediately. We will then send your booking details to the supplier within 48 hours to request confirmation. Once they confirm that your requested date and ticket is available, we will email your confirmation which will include the local operator’s contact details and any relevant information.