We invite you to the photography tours and workshops in the Tatra Mountains and the surrounding area. You will have the opportunity to discover Polish and Slovak mountains, as well as take unforgettable images with an experienced guide and photographer. Visit the best photography spots in the region!
For those who are looking for something challenging and ambitious we offer all day trips in the High Tatras. Some of the routes have difficult access and you will need to hold on to chains or climb ladders but don't worry, no technical experience is needed from you. We will take you to the famous Świnica, majestic Kościelec or the highest peak in Poland - Rysy. Hiking with a mountain guide helps ensure your safety plus it enriches your knowledge about the surroundings and nature in the Tatra National Park. We organize individual trips or in small groups.
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.
The horse sleigh ride takes place in the beautiful Koscieliska Valley. The ride takes about 40 minutes one way, then there is a small break for taking pictures on the area and then a return you to the start of the valley. Here you can visit a local restuarant for hot drinks or a meals before pickup back to your accomodation.
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.
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.
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 instructors in Zakopane and provide professional lessons with transport to and from the slopes.
Ski Touring has become more popular in recent years and is our faviourite winter activity. Zakopane and the surrounding Tatra mountains offer some of the best opportunities to learn this sport and explore the mountains on skis. Ski touring is a great workout and a lot of fun. We offer trips for complete beginners to very experienced skiers. The trip includes transport and equipment.
Ice climbing is becoming more popular for those visiting Tatra mountains and looking to try something new. For most this will be a truely unforgattable exprerience. The course is only available some winter months so be sure to check with us. You need to have previous climbing experience and a reasonable level of fitness.The trip includes tranport to the frozen waterfall or choosen area for climbing.
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 guided hiking tours in the Tatra National Park according to your ability and needs. The tours are mostly in the nearby valleys or to some of the higher view points. We discuss the tour in length with you before the hike and decide together which route to take. We work with some of the best Tatra mountain guides and you can be sure of a fun and informative experience.
We offer an introduction to snowshoe walking tour in specially selected areas around Zakopane. We adjust the route plan to where the snow condtitions are the best on the day. All of our routes offer beautiful views and a unique, fun experience. The walk lasts 2 hours and in some circumstances can be combined with other activities such as ski or snowboard lessons or Kulig rides. You can also expand the trip with bonfire and picnic which is great option for afternoon trips :)
Snowmobile rides is one of the most fun winter activities in the area. It's your chance to experience the winter landscape while enjoying an adventure ride. The trips take place either in Witow or Gubałówka Hill area and offer some beautiful views of the surrounding winter landscape and the Tatra mountains.
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!
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.
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 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.
We offer bicycle city tours exploring Zakopane and some of it's hidden secrets and history. This trip is one of the best ways to experience Zakopane from a local perspective. We offer shorter and longer trips and the trips are both quite easy and doesn't require a high level of fitness. Enjoy beautiful Zakopane with one of our local guides!
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.
This is your chance to visit Slovakia and see some of the beautiful nature on the other side of the Polish Border. The Tree Top walk is one of the top attractions on the Slovakian side and the views of the Tatra mountains from there is truly something to behold. The trip includes a stop at the famous Jaszczurówka Chapel and all transport with an English Guide.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The horse carriage ride takes place in the beautiful Koscieliska Valley, one of the most beautiful valleys in Tatra Mountains and great for outdoor activities. We offer a horse carriage ride all year round (in the winter, you will be in a sleigh) into the valley. The stop is at Hala Pisana glade where you have a moment for a rest and pictures.
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 guided hiking tours in the Tatra National Park according to your ability and needs. The tours are mostly in the nearby valleys and on to higher peaks. We discuss the tour (length and destination) with you before the hike and decide together which route to take. We work with some of the best Tatra mountain guides and you can be sure of a fun and informative experience.
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.
On this tour we would like to introduce you to a completely different Zakopane that you may not have heard of. Not many people know that below the Tatras lived many Jewish families who worked here and had a big part in creating the town that we know today. There was a vibrant Jewish community with a synagogue, shops, workshops and even a cemetery here. Nowadays you can however barely find any signs of their past here but our guide will help you discover this lost world and rich cultural Jewish past.
As most of us are unable to travel, we would like to invite you on a virtual tour of Zakopane and the Tatra Mountains. We would like to show you all the best things Zakopane have on offer but also teach you some of the cultural and historical aspects that makes our region so unique. Now you can enjoy Zakopane from the comfort of your own home!