From Krakow: Zakopane and Thermal Pools Tour
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- Duration: 11 hours
Start with pickup from your hotel, apartment, or other place of your choice in Krakow at the time you specify. From there the duration of the trip from Krakow to Zakopane is approximately 2 hours. About 20 minutes from Zakopane lies the town of Chochołów. This village is famous for its wooden houses which look almost identical. Settlers have traditionally washed the wooden walls of buildings with soap, which happens twice a year in the periods before Christmas and Easter. Thanks to this cleaning, the buildings that are many years old look like new. In the vicinity of Chochołów there are places where highlanders produce sheep's cheese traditional to this region of Poland. This cheese is called "Oscypek", and as part of your trip you you learn of its production history whilst tasting it. The town of Zakopane is the capital of the Polish mountains. Each year, this place attracts many tou...
The day begins with pickup from your hotel in Krakow and heads towards one of the most popular tourist destinations in Poland, Zakopane. Along the way, marvel at views of the impressive Tatra Mountains, then soak up the atmosphere of this charming town upon arrival. Next up, ride the Gubałówka cable car up the mountain side, admiring the sprawling landscape that surrounds you. Afterwards, wander along the vibrant Krupówki, full of local restaurants, gift shops, and more. Finish the tour at the famous Chochołów Thermal Baths. Warm up or cool down in the baths’ 30 different pools, against a backdrop of yet more mountainside views. At the end of the day, enjoy drop-off back to your Krakow accommodation.
Swim in hot mineral water and watch the sunset in this revitalizing experience. Treat yourself to an evening of relaxation at Chocholow Thermal Baths. Take a break from sightseeing and luxuriate one of the eight whirlpools of thermal waters. Enjoy fun-filled activities in the indoor and outdoor pools, including water volleyball, volcano geysers, water walls, and inflatable slides. Stop by the cooling pool on the terrace or dine at the onsite restaurant before your return journey to your hotel.
Start your day of relaxation with pickup from your hotel or accommodation in Krakow by your driver. Your driver will take you to the thermal pool complex in Chochołów near Zakopane, where you will spend up to 4 hours. There are indoor and outdoor hot springs, whirlpools, healing waters, and saunas. Access to the saunas area is only for adults 18+. In the complex, you will find a restaurant, bars, and cafes, where you can eat while relaxing in the thermal pools. After staying in the thermal baths, the driver will take you back to Krakow. The driving time from Krakow to the thermal pools is about 1.5-2 hours.
Immerse yourself in the culture and way of life of Southern Poland on this all-encompassing day trip. After getting picked up from your hotel in Krakow, head to Gubalowka Hill where you will take the cable car to reach the summit and admire panoramic views of the Tatra Mountains. Next, continue to Chochołow, a picturesque wooden village. Enjoy a stroll around these UNESCO-registered wooden houses and even get the chance to enter one of them before continuing to your next stop. Next, visit a Bacowka, which is a traditional shepherd’s hut, where you will have the chance to try the famous regional cheese Oscypek, and see how it is prepared. Eventually, reach Zakopane where you can explore the local old-school bazaar and Krupowki Street, filled with restaurants, local stores, and regional goods, as well as gift shops. After breaking for lunch, head to Podhale to enjoy 3 hours soaking in ...
Head to the Polish Tatra Mountains to spend your day both actively and relaxingly. After a 2-hour journey, Head to a stop in Chocholow, where you will be able to see the beautiful wooden houses built by locals years ago. Have a chance to meet some locals, try their traditional food, and buy souvenirs - all while enjoying the stunning views of Tatras. Breathe in the fresh mountain air, especially at the top of Gubalowka Mountain. Relax at Chocholow Thermal Baths, the biggest thermal complex in Podhale. Spend 3-hours in indoor and outdoor pools. Benefit from the natural waters, extracted from depths of around 3600 meters below ground level, said to have various beneficial effects on health.
Explore the South of Poland and visit Zakopane, the skiing capital of Poland, and the most popular holiday resort in Poland. See the Chocholow village, traditional wooden houses built by the locals years ago. Spot the beautiful and historically famed wooden chapels. Meet the locals and see what village life has to offer as you shop for souvenirs. Take a trip up the mountain Gubalowka on a funicular and experience the stunning panorama of this area. Get a beautiful view of the Tatra Mountain range at the top of the mountain. See the ski jump hill, used for the Grant Prix Ski Jump Competition. Relax in the warm waters of the Chocholowska Baths, which is the largest thermal complex in Podhale. You will spend there 3 hours in both indoor and outdoor pools. Stepping in the warm waters might help you relax both physically and mentally. Benefit from the natural waters, extracted from the de...
Break from the crowded city and go for an exciting rafting trip down the Dunajec and take it easy at the Chocholowska Baths. Experience Poland's stunning nature during both activities. Raft along the beautiful Dunajec River, one of Poland's greatest and most breathtaking scenic attractions. The pontoon rafts pass through Pieniny Gorge with its towering cliffs and limestone formations amidst forests and mountains. During your rafting experience, you will be active, but amongst nature and stunning mountain views. Relax at the popular Chocholowska Baths. Unwind in one of the 8 thermal pools and soak up the benefits of the water's rich minerals, including sulfur, calcium, and magnesium. Marvel at views of the sprawling mountain landscape as you let the stresses of everyday life melt away. There’s plenty of fun to be had at the baths too, including water basketball, waterfalls, water walls...
Enjoy your day in an active or relaxing way in Chocholow Thermal Baths. Relax in the 8 whirlpool pools of thermal water with a pleasant temperature of 36 degrees Celsius. Enjoy a dip in the indoor or outdoor swimming pools. Immerse yourself in waters that are extracted from a depth of nearly 3,600 meters and submerged rocks. Benefit from the emitted micronutrients such as sulfur, calcium, magnesium, and sodium. Take part in fun activities such as the Wild River, water basketball and volleyball, massage jets, waterfalls, and more. Ride down an inflatable double slide, a pontoon slide, and a seasonal slide with a trap door. There is also a steam bath suitable for children. Get stunning views of the mountain area as the Chocholow Baths are close to Zakopane.
Travel from Krakow to the treetop walk in Ždiar, a folk village with distinctive architecture and culture. Enjoy a scenic walk uphill for 30 to 40 minutes to reach the treetop path, which is 18 to 24 meters high and surrounded by magnificent tree crowns. Feel on top of the world on the wooden pavement, which is held up by huge pillars and stretches over 600 meters. Indulge your senses in a breathtaking panoramic view of the Tatra Mountains and Pieniny National Park. Go to the Chocholowska Baths, the largest thermal complex in Podhale with waters extracted from a depth of nearly 3,600 meters, which emit beneficial micronutrients such as sulfur, calcium, magnesium, and sodium. Relax in the 8 whirlpool pools of thermal water with a temperature of 36 degrees Celsius. Spend there 3 hours and dip in the swimming indoor pool or outdoor swimming pools, all with a temperature of 36 degrees ...
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