This is the ideal trip to experience some of the best sights in Zakopane. Firstly we stop at the beautiful Jaszcurowka Chapel, a perfect example of the famous wooden Zakopane style architecture. From here we hike through the scenic Olczyksa valley and on to Nosal hill, with some of the best views of Zakopane and the Tatra National Park and mountains. 

Jaszczurówka Chapel and National Park hike includes

  • Transport there and back from our office BazaTatry.
  • Stop the famous Jaszczurowka church. 
  • Entrance fee to the National Park.

The Jaszczurowka Chapel is a beautiful old wooden church, close to one of the entrances to the National Park. The Chapel was build by the famous architect Stanisław Witkiewicz and is one of the best examples of the Zakopane style buildings. After visiting the Chapel we will start our hike through the Olczyska Valley, here will will experience the beautiful diverse scenery of the Tatra National park and also go to the view point on Nosal Hill.

This trips passes through Kuznice a very important historical area and also the place where the cable car to Kasprowy Wierch leaves from. In the summer months we visit a bacowka (cheese hut) too.


Other useful info

  • Bring a jacket or warm clothing and waterproof jacket incase of wind or rain. 
  • Wear proper shoes or trainers. 
  • The Tour duration is between 3-4 hrs depending on your hiking pace. 
  • We can book you a table at a local restuarant near the end of the hiking route, for a highlander style lunch
  • You can stay at Kuznice after the tour to take the cable car to Kasprowy Wierch

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Reviews from our clients

  • We had a fab time in Zakopane. BazaTatry really looked after us all week, giving us excellent ski lessons and taking us on half days out to the mountains and various ski resorts. We would highly recommend booking with them and look forward to returning soon!
    Nicole & Jim - Our guests at Apartment Centrum and ski lessons
  • The house is excellent! We really enjoyed our stay. We also enjoyed the rafting trip and it was nice to be picked up and pass the queues for the rafting. The guide spoke only Polish but made an effort to explain things to us. Happy to have booked with BazaTatry!
    Gert - Our guest at Villa Polaniorka and rafting trip
  • Hi Retha, Thank you very much for an excellent stay in Zakopane. We had the best stay and only wish we could have stayed longer. We had a fantastic time learning to Ski with Peter. He was very helpful getting us organised with ski gear and patient teaching us to ski.
    Kirsten Our guest at Centrum 2 and skiing lessons
  • The view is amazing and the facilities are great to unwind at the end of an action packed active day, which Retha is also happy to organise for us. We would recommend a hike in the area, fat biking and a snowboard lesson organised through Retha. Next time we are in Zakopane we would definitely stay here again!
    Wojtek Ou guest at Ski & Spa and other activities.
  • Thanks a lot for your kindness. It was really a pleasure to stay with you that day. For sure Zacopane have more things to be discovered, in our next visit we will contact you again. See you... 👍😃
    Vlidimir - Zakopane Day Trip

All Saints Day Tour

All Saints Day Tour

We are very excited to announce our All Saints' Day tour in Zakopane this year. We will combine our famous Highlander and Cheese-tasting tour with a special visit to the famous Pęksowy Brzyzek Cemetery. This is by far the best way to truely get to know the local life in Zakopane.

Cheese Tasting + Highlander Museum Tour

Cheese Tasting + Highlander Museum Tour

This is the perfect opportunity to learn about the Highlander culture of Zakopane and the surrounding Podhale region. We will take you to one of the oldest houses in Zakopane, once owned by one of the most famous highlanders. From there we will continue to a local cheese hut (Bacowka) where we will explain more about highlander culture and also sample different forms of the renowned smoked sheep's cheese. 

Zakopane Walking Tour

Zakopane Walking Tour

Experience Zakopne and its rich cultural and historical heritage with your own private Zakopane guide. Learn about some of the most famous Zakopane residents and people who helped promote the town as a vacation destination. Walk along the streets to see examples of all the different architecture including the famous Zakopane wooden house style. Visit the famous cemetry, wooden church and also a heritage museum in the oldest street in town.

Zakopane Guided Tour

Zakopane Guided Tour

Experience all of the best sites and activities in Zakopne with a private Zakopane 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.

EduTatry Tour

EduTatry Tour

We offer educational tours in the Tatra Mountains combined with experimental component and it is the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the nature here. These educational tours provide an interesting approach to experience nature and also better your undertanding about tourist impact on the ecological enviroment. If you weren't already in love with nature you will be after this tour.

Food tour and Pierogi cooking classes

Food tour and Pierogi cooking classes

Join our food tour and pierogi cooking classes to fully immerse yourself in the Polish Highlander cuisine. If you are interested in food and culture this tour is perfect for you. Have fun while our chef guides you through the steps of cooking a Polish home-made meal in a friendly local atmosphere.