Explore Zakopane and culture of Tatra’s highlanders and taste a regional products

Zakopane – it is called winter capital of Poland. Tatra mountains were created in the same period as Alps and you can find easily  fabulous mountain landscapes, alpine meadows, clear mountain streams and many valley surrounded by Tatran peaks. Old wooden architecture and many monuments and churches were built in this unique style in this resort. The most popular ski resort in Poland offers not only beautiful landscapes but also many hot springs because thermal water surrounds Tatras.  In Zakopane you will get to know highlanders an its rich culture and cuisine. Oscypek is a local smoked sheep cheese. Oscypek is usually produced in Bacowka – shepherds shelter. Oscypek now is considered as a regional product by EU.

ITINERARY


*drive from your hotel to Zakopane (about 100 km- 2h drive)
*Chocholow – beautiful village with wooden houses
*Visiting a shepherd’s shelter ( bacowka) 
*Oscypek – sheep cheese tasting
*Gubalowka mount ( 1123m or 3684ft) – ride up & down by cable car
*Short walk along Gubalowka mount with landscape of impressive Tatras
*Visiting Jaszczurowka wooden church
* Zakopane Krupowki street – local market with regional products
* ski jumps – it will be visited if is enough time
*drive from Zakopane to your Krakow’s hotel c. a. c. a. 100 km- 2h drive

There is also possibile to hike shorter or longer in the valleys or to the peaks. I encourage You to contact me if you have any special request.

MEETING POINT + TOUR DURATION

Meeting Point Options:  Your Hotel, Monument/Building or Address 
Total price: 
250 USD or equivalent in a different currency (1-7 people)
For more than 7 people, please write me for a quote
Duration: 10 hours
Transportation: Private – Toyota Corolla or minivan – Mercedes Vito 

WHAT’S INCLUDED

*My time and services as your private guide
*Private transport by air-conditioned, comfortable car from your hotel and back
*Possibility to eat lunch in a local place

ESTIMATED LOCAL CASH NEEDED

*25 zl – entrance ticket for funicular ride