Kulig

Kulig

The horse sleigh ride with a bonfire and grilled sausages is an old Polish winter tradition suitable for groups of friends or familes. The trip includes a pick-up from your apartment, transport to the Chochołowska Valley and back to the apartment.

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Ski Slopes

Zakopane is the perfect place for beginner and intermediate skiers to learn and practise their skills. We've put together a list of some of the main slopes in the area and the best places to go.

Cross Country lessons

Cross Country lessons

Cross country is a fun, all body workout winter sport. There are some well prepared routes around Zakopane and we have very good intructors to help you on your way. For those of you seeking to learn a new skill or try a different winter sport this is the perfect start. It is not necessary to be able to ski before you learn how to cross country ski. 

Husky Rides

Husky Rides

The winter husky ride trips in a valley near Zakopane is one of our faviourite trips. Explore the winter landscape, eat some local smoked cheese at an authentic Bacowka and ride on a sleigh pulled by Huskies, sounds like the perfect trip. We will pick you up from your apartment, drive you to the nearby valley and your husky sleigh ride and deliver you back to your apartment.

Ski + Snowboard lessons

Ski + Snowboard lessons

Zakopane and the surrounding area is really good for beginner skiing or snowboarding. The slopes are in general not difficult and most are wide and provide enough space for complete beginners to learn. We work with some of the best intructors in Zakopane and provide profesional lessons with transport to and from the slopes.

Ski Tour Trip

Ski Tour Trip

Ski Touring has become increasingly more popular in recent years and Zakopane and the surrounding Tatra mountains offer some of the best conditions. Ski touring offers a good workout when walking the skis up and then great pleasure when riding down again, especially in fresh powder. We offer trips for complete beginners to very experienced skiers. The trip includes transport tand equipment.

Ice Climbing trip

Ice Climbing trip

Ice climbing is becoming more popular for those visiting the Tatra mountains and looking to try something new.  The course is only available some winter months so be sure to check with us. The trip includes tranport to the forzen waterfall or choosen area for climb. 

Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling

Snowmobile rides are one of the most fun winter activities in the area. It's your chance to experience the winter landscape while enjoying this adventure ride. The trips all take place in the Witow or Gubałówka Hill area and offer some beautiful views of the surrounding winter landscape and the Tatra mountains.

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Hiking routes

Zakopane is the gateway to the Tatras and with over 250km marked hiking routes we are spoilt for options. There are routes to suit each individual with long full day hikes or shorter half day routes. The hiking trails in the Tatras are well marked and easily accesible in the summer months, for winter hiking options we recommend that you consult with us before you choose a trail. We also offer guided walks and winter or summer hiking trips.

Bicycle trips

Bicycle trips

Zakopane and the surrounding area offer many well marked cycling routes. We offer tailor-made cycling trips according to your ability and needs. The trips can be mostly around town or in the nearby valleys or a combination of both. We discuss the trips in length with you before the day and decide together which route to take. 

Rafting on the Dunajec

Rafting on the Dunajec

The Rafting takes place on the Dunajec river and goes through the famous Dunajec Gorge in the  Pieniny Mountains. Wooden rafts organized by the Pieniny Highlanders has been a tradition since the early 19th century and is a great way to experience the scenic beauty of the area. The day trip also gives you a chance to visit Niedzica Castle, build in the early 14th century on the edge of Lake Czorsztyn. There is also a quick stop at St. Michael Archangel's Church in Dębno, part of the UNESCO Wooden Church path through Southern Poland. 

Hiking trips

Hiking trips

Zakopane and the surrounding area offer some of the best hiking routes in Poland and some of the most spectacular scenery. We offer tailor-made hiking trips according to your ability and needs. The trips can be mostly in the nearby valleys or to some of the higher peaks. We discuss the trips in length with you before the day and decide together which route to take. 

Mountain hiking and climbing trip

Mountain hiking and climbing trip

The Tatras offer some of the best hiking and climbing routes in Europe. Some of the routes are only reachable with an experience Tatra guide, they are not marked for tourists and offer some of the best views and climbing possibilities. There are also some climbs that are on marked trails but worth taking a guide. If you are experienced in hiking, you should definitely try our hiking and climbing trip to take your mountain hiking to the next level.

Zakopane Tour

Zakopane Tour

Experience all of the best sites and activities in Zakopne with a private tour guide and transport. The best way to really experience what Zakopane has to offer is to spend time with a local guide at some of the best-rated sites and activities in Zakopane. The day trip include sites like the Jaszczurówka Chapel, the ski jump area, Gubałówka hill or Butorowy Wierch and the old cemetery. This day trip can also be customised to suit our guests' individual needs.

Beginner Climbing Trip

Beginner Climbing Trip

Climbing is becoming more popular for those visiting the Tatra Mountains and looking to try something new.  This trip is ideal for those who are thinking of taking up this fun sport. Included in yout trip is a beginner climbing lesson at the indoor climbing wall in Zakopane, lunch at a traditional restaurant and further practise and training outdoors in the nearby valleys.

Open World Racing

Open World Racing

We are collaborating with Open World Racing and put together a very exciting tour. For those who would like to participate in the Royal Half Marathon Krakow but would also like to see and experience some of the Polish culture and countryside. Join us for 5 days and 6 nights Kraków and Zakopane, Poland from October 12-18,2018 to experience, explore, race and give back!

Local smoked cheese tasting trip

Local smoked cheese tasting trip

Zakopane and the region are famous for the delicious smoked cheese called Oscypek. On this tour you will get a chance to see how it is made in a traditional bacowka (cheese hut), you will be able to taste the cheese in different forms including bundz, grilled and marinated. You will also get the chance to grill your own cheese in the traditional highlander hut. 

Rapid Rafting on the Dunajec

Rapid Rafting on the Dunajec

The Rapid Rafting takes place on the Dunajec river and goes through the famous Dunajec Gorge in the Pieniny Mountains. This is a more extreme version of the Dunajec rafting and is on an inflatable river rafting pontoons. You will be provided with all safety ecquipment for the trip. Definitely the most fun way to experience the beautiful Dunajec Gorge.

Restaurants Zakopane

Restaurants

Zakopane has some very good resturants which serve mainly tradtional cuisine. Here are some of our favourites. 

Kasprowy Wierch

Kasprowy Wierch

Taking the cable car up Kasprowy Wierch is a great way of seeing the Tatra National Park. The views from the ride itself are amazing and on top of the mountain you have the chance to be in both Poland and Slovakia at the same time. 

Airport Transfer

Airport Transfer

Looking to get to Zakopane from Krakow, without having to take the train to Krakow and then still a bus to Zakopane? Or would you like to be picked up from your apartment and dropped off at Krakow Airport? Book a private transfer with us.