Zakopane is a small town at the foot of the Tatra Mountains and a center of Goral (Polish highlanders). After visiting “the winter capital of Poland”, you will spend a relaxing afternoon at Thermal Baths.
Gubalowka Hill with the best panorama of the Tatras
Krupowki – Zakopane’s main shopping street
Time for shopping and tasting “oscypek” – the regional smoked cheese
Relaxing afternoon in thermal pools in Chocholow with a spectacular view of the Tatras
Tickets to thermal baths and Gubalowka Funicular
Zakopane is known as Polish winter wonderland. Located 100 kilometres south of Krakow, just at the foothill of Poland’s highest mountains, Zakopane is the ultimate one-day tour destination for people who want to experience the beauty of natural mountainous landscape. The town offers a perfect blend of outdoorsy fun, beautiful scenery and long-lasting traditions of Polish Highlanders’ rich culture. During the tour you will see Zakopane’s main sights, admire the breathtaking panorama of the High Tatras from the best viewing point, familiarize yourself with traditions of Gorals and try out local cuisine, including the famous oscypek cheese made of salted sheep milk.
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You will see:
Tatra mountains – the highest mountain range of Carpathians. Tatra National Park is the most frequently visited national park in ... [ read more ]
In Zakopane you must take a ride by the funicular railway to the top of Gubalowka Hill(1,126 m). From the high altitude,... [ read more ]
On Krupowki, Zakopane’s most famous street, you will find local shops and stalls with products from the mountainous Podhale regio... [ read more ]
Thermal Pools in Chocholow
Chocholowskie Therms is a a magical place, right at the feet of the Tatras, only 15 kilometres away from Zakopane. Enjoy the stunning view o... [ read more ]
This tour starts in Krakow. You will be picked up in the morning by our English-speaking driver from your hotel or the designated meeting point (see FAQ section below). First, you will have 2-hour guided tour in Zakopane. Then, you will have free time for shopping. Afterwards, you will go to thermal pools in Chocholow, where you will spend 3 hours. You will come back to Krakow in the evening. The entire tour will last 11 hours.
Please note we require a minimum of 4 participants to operate this tour.
Group transportation by minibus/bus
Pick up from your hotel or the designated meeting point in the Old Town (see FAQ section below)
Group guided tour in Zakopane in English (or other language if requested in advance)
Admission fee to Gubalowka funicular railway (return ticket) and thermal pools in Chocholow
guide in Zakopane: English by default, other languages on request if available
How to book the tour? The best way is to book it via our website. If you cannot do it for some reason, please send us an e-mail and we will contact you shortly. Paid bookings via our website have priority over the phone/email reservations. You can also call us at +48 604 704 685.
Do I need to pay full amount in advance? Yes, in order to confirm the tour we ask you to pay full amount upfront.
Private or shared transportation This tour is organized as a group option by default. If you wish to have private transportation, please contact us for more details.
What entry fees are included in the price? The price of the tour includes funicular railway ticket to the Gubalowka Hill (return ticket) and entry ticket to the thermal pools (3-hours).
What kind of payment method do you accept? Our preferred payment method is credit/debit card or Paypal via our website.
What is the cancellation policy?
No refund will be provided for cancellations made less than 6 days in advance, or in case of no-show. A cancellation fee of 30% applies for cancellations made 6 or more days in advance.
What is the size of the group departing from Krakow? The size of the group can be up to 30 passengers. If you wish to have private transportation, please contact us for more details.
Will I be picked up from my hotel? Most of the times pick up from your hotel is possible. If not, we designate the most convenient meeting point. Exemplary meeting points: Main Railway Station, Matejki Square, Radisson Blu hotel, Sheraton Grand hotel.
Is it possible to do the tour alone? Yes, if you want to be the only one person in the car, please contact us for more details.
Is this tour appropriate for children? Yes, this tour is appropriate for children of all ages.
When will I know the pick-up time and the exact schedule? We will confirm the exact pick up time one day before the tour by e-mail. Your pick up can be between 6:00 and 8:30AM.
How long is the road trip? The travel from Krakow to Zakopane takes around 2 hours. The ride from Zakopane to thermal baths in Chocholow takes around 20 minutes.
How long is the visit in Zakopane and thermal pools? The Zakopane tour takes around 11 hours in total. The guided tour takes 2 hours. Afterwards, you will have 1 hour of free time. In thermal pools you will have 3 hours at your disposal.