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Tatra Mountains and Zakopane – Tour from Krakow

US$ 82.62 US$ 74.43 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • See some of the best views of Poland and the Tatra Mountains from the top of Mount Gubalówka
  • The perfect tour for those who are adventurous and love to be outdoors
  • See breath-taking views of Poland’s unspoiled countryside from Zakopane
  • Includes hotel pick-up and drop-off, leaving you with a hassle-free trip

Overview

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of scenic Zakopane, the winter capital of Poland, thanks to its splendid natural scenery, its pistes and hiking trails, and a rich folk culture. Explore the area by taking the funicular railway to the top of Mount Gubalówka for splendid views over the granite and limestone peaks of the Tatra Mountains. Walk through the old town area of Zakopane. The sights and the crisp mountain air will refresh you.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from centrally located hotels in Krakow in a coach at around 9:30am.

Proceed towards Zakopane, a mountain resort nestled at the foot of the Tatra Mountains. Enjoy breathtaking views of Poland's countryside.

Explore the area by taking the funicular railway to the top of Mount Gubalówka for views over the granite and limestone peaks of the Tatra Mountains.

Walk through the oldest part of Zakopane where the old cottages of the mountaineers still stand, surrounded by ash trees and blackened by the sun.

Visit the enormous regional market and enjoy lunch (payable direct) in a regional restaurant serving local specialities.

The last stop in Zakopane is either the Tatra Museum or, on the way back to Krakow, a visit to the lovely old wooden village of Chocholów.

You will be dropped back at your original point of pick-up.

Note: Pick up schedule from various locations in the city centre. Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If your hotel is not mentioned in attachment we will advise you on the most convenient pick up point when your tour is confirmed.

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Reviews

fantastic day out, but you need to be fairly mobile... MR WILLIAM PUGH

our vist to the mountains of zakopane was very good only because we had such a great guide andrew he was so knowledgeable about everything and explained alot of the mountains and... mr john weatherley

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Wednesday & Saturday

Duration

9 hours

Start time

Start time: 0845h (08:45am)
Duration: 9 hours

Meeting point

From selected centrally located Krakow hotels as listed under “Itinerary”. (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details).
Alternate Location: Central stop – the bus park at 11 Powiśle Street (ul. Powiśle 11), situated on the opposite side of the Sheraton Hotel.

Ending point

Selected centrally located Krakow hotels

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Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • English speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

Exclusions

  • Lunch

Do/Dont's

Do bring a sunhat or rain clothes depending on the weather

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

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Additional info

  • The Royal Chambers of the Wawel Castle are closed to the public every Monday. On Monday the Collegium Maius is visited instead.
  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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  • "5 Star Zakapane tour" fantastic day out, but you need to be fairly mobile...
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