Trip to Zakopane and Tatra Mountains
- Duration 7 – 8 hrs, by minivan (up to 5 people)
- Price per tour 165€ + entrance tickes
Zakopane is a town of about 30 thousand people in south of Poland. It is situated in the Tatra Mountains, 100 km south of Kraków, close to the border with Slovakia.
It is considered to be „the winter capital of Poland”.
It is a very popular destination for winter sports – skiing, snowboarding, ski jumping, sleigh racing, ice skating. In summer it is a wonderful area for hiking, climbing, biking or horse riding. The best places for skiing are on Kasprowy Wierch and Gubałówka slopes.
It is visited by about 3 million tourists a year. Famous Krupówki Street is crowded with many visitors in summer as well as in winter
Zakopane and the Podhale region are very well known for unique Górale or Highlanders` culture, customs, folk music with traditional dances.
You can taste a delicious local cousine with kwaśnica (a soup of sauerkraut with a large amount of cabbage and meat), Moskole potato pancakes, famous oscypek or smoked sheep cheese.