Zakopane and the Tatra Mountains from Krakow
- Take a spectacular hike through Poland’s Tatra Mountains
- Visit local folklore artists and traditional restaurants
- Check out the famous town of Zakopane and its fascinating museums
Your day begins with pick-up from your hotel in Krakow, then a visit to the studio of a local folklore sculptor in Chochołów to admire the traditional Polish artworks and, if you’re interested, buy some of the artist’s works.
The day will continue with an unforgettable funicular journey to the Gubałówka mountain, which stands at an impressive elevation of 1126m. Here, enjoy spectacular views of the Polish countryside. After a hike through the mountain peaks, head down to the charming town of Zakopane and walk along Krupówki street, which runs through the town’s center.
Here, have a leisurely lunch break and enjoy one of the local delicacies, a traditional smoked cheese dish called Oscypek.
After lunch, visit the monumental cemetery of Pęksowy Brzyzk, as well as The Tatra Mountains Museum and the museum of Zakopane Style of Architectural at Willa Koliba. You’ll also get to see the Jaszczurówka Chapel, a classical example of Zakopane architecture.
As the trip nears its end, your group will head back to Krakow, where you will be dropped off at a place of your preference.
- Pick-up at the hotel
- Drop off at your place of preference
- Cable car ticket