From Kraków: Witów Skiing and Zakopane Tour
- Pickup available
- Duration: 11 hours
Explore Zakopane, also known as the "skiing capital of Poland". See the Chocholow village, which features traditional wooden houses that have been built by the local highlanders years ago. Seek out the beautiful and historically famed wooden chapels along your way. Visit Krupowki, the main street of Zakopane. Meet some locals, see what village life has to offer, and shop for some souvenirs. Take a trip up Gubalowka Mountain, ride in a funicular, and experience the natural surroundings as you emerge from the forest floor and ascend upon the mountain. From the top of the mountain, you will have a beautiful view of the Tatra Mountain range. View the Ski Jump Hill, which is used for the Grant Prix Ski Jump Competition.
Visit the charming town of Zakopane, Poland's skiing capital, situated at the foot of the Tatra Mountains. During your journey, stop in Chocholow village and see its traditional wooden houses that have been built by the local highlanders years ago. Spot out the beautiful and historically famed wooden chapels along the way. In Zakopane, spend time on Kupowki which is the main street in Zakopane. Taste some traditional, local food, and buy souvenirs, all while taking advantage of the stunning views of the Tatra Mountains. Take a trip up in a funicular to Gubalowka and enjoy the stunning views of this mountain area.
Start with pickup from Krakow and travel to the resort town of Zakopane, known as the "skiing capital of Poland". Along the way, see the village of Chocholow with its traditional wooden houses which were built by the local highlanders many years ago. Spot out the beautiful and historically famed wooden chapels during the journey. Upon arrival, explore Krupowki which is the main street of Zakopane. Meet some locals, see what village life has to offer, and shop for some souvenirs. Take a trip up the Gubalowka Mountain with a funicular ride and take in the beauty of the natural surroundings. From the top of the mountain enjoy a spectacular view of the Tatra Mountain range. See the ski jump hill, which is used for the Grand Prix Ski Jump Competition. Next, make your way to the Witów Ski station, a very popular destination for ski enthusiasts and nature lovers. Whether you're a beginner or ...
Following a pickup in Kraków, the tour starts with a visit to the lovely village of Chochołów, comprised almost exclusively of the heritage Polish wooden houses. Visit a local museum and also the workshop of a folk artist in the village. Then, ride the cable car to the top of Mt. Gubałówka to see a wonderful view of the Tatra Mountains. After a short walk around the peak, return down to visit the oldest part of Zakopane town where the old cottages of the mountaineers still stand. Surrounded by ash trees and blackened by the sun, these wooden houses and churches were built in the Zakopane style by the remarkable Polish artist, Witkacy. To better experience the true Zakopane atmosphere, take a walk along Krupowki Street lined with restaurants, cafes, boutiques, and souvenir shops. To complete your experience, visit the enormous regional market and take the chance to enjoy lunch in a re...
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