Zakopane Tours from Krakow
Zakopane, located in the heart of the Tatra Mountains, is the so-called winter capital of Poland. It has gained a reputation as an excellent winter resort with vibrant cultural life. Zakopane tours are popular among Poles and foreigners alike. The welcoming atmosphere of Krupowki – the main street in Zakopane and the proximity of beautiful mountain trails is what makes Zakopane the number one holiday destination in the Polish mountains. During the Zakopane tour, you have to taste local food and buy some specific souvenirs.
Moreover, Zakopane is located only 100 km from Krakow. Our company can provide you private transport from Krakow to Zakopane or from the airport. This is a nice distance for one day tour. Not only in winter or summer but in every time of the year, the trip to Zakopane is the best match. One day tour is enough for sightseeing the main places.
Zakopane private tour from Krakow- more details
Krakow Direct offers private Zakopane tours from Krakow. For individual clients or organised groups, there are a lot of different attractions and beautiful views of the Tatra Mountains. With us, you can spend a day in the beautiful Tatra Mountains in the most convenient way possible. Our Zakopane tours include private, modern, comfortable cars and friendly English speaking drivers. We provide direct pick up and drop off at your hotel. The price includes a transfer service and a driver is familiar with area.
Zakopane private tour and activities
Zakopane, the Winter wonderland in Poland, is a sporting paradise located at foot of the Tatras. Attractions include the Gubalowka Mountain Resort, the popular thermal baths as well as the skiing resort of Wielka Krokiew. Zakopane is well known for its rich Goral heritage and traditional architectural styles as well as striking summer views. Goral city is also home to the ski jumping and thermal pools at the town’s thermal bath that is open to the public for up to 24 hours a day. Wielkiew Ski Jump is a popular ski jump in Poland.
On this tour, our driver will also be tour guide. Only drivers who are very well familiar with the area are assigned for our Zakopane private tours from Krakow. It is therefore a unique opportunity to learn about local traditions and customs from someone who had spent their lives there. Our driver is at your disposal throughout the day.
Our Zakopane tours from Krakow take approximately 8-9 hours. The one-way drive should not take more than three hours, however, in the event of traffic, it can be longer. While a journey to Zakopane might sometimes take a little longer, we guarantee 5 hours to visit Zakopane.
How looks tour from Krakow with Krakow Direct?
You always have 5 hours in Zakopane, no matter how much time you spend on the road. You decide on your own what to do with this time. If you wish, your trip to Zakopane can be extended for an additional cost. Our local driver is your best source of information. Already on your way to Zakopane, you can ask for suggestions. It is up to you to decide how to visit Zakopane.
We make every effort to meet our clients’ expectations. While our drivers are friendly, well informed and English speaking, we can arrange a licensed guide for you. If you wish to visit Zakopane with a private guide, please let us know. We always try to do our best for our Zakopane private tour. If you need airport transport, private transfer to your hotel or more information about sightseeing during the Zakopane tour from Krakow, just call us! Also, it is possible to book a guide in any language, other than English.
Zakopane tour from Krakow- more activities near the Tatra Mountains
For those, who would like to visit the South of Poland, but are not willing to walk we have an alternative. Our Dunajec River Rafting tour in Zakopane is an opportunity to admire the beauty of the Tatra Mountains from the wooden raft. During these few hours, you can discover nature and take some beautiful pictures of mountains.
Tours in Zakopane- things to do
We prepared a standard itinerary that you can follow. It covers a stop at the sculptor’s house in Chocholow village on the way, a visit at the famous market in Zakopane and funicular, as well as Krupowki Street and Ski Jumping Hill. You can however modify this itinerary to fit it to your needs.
There are many things to do in Zakopane. Within a walking distance from the town centre, you can reach almost any mountain trail. The most popular hiking spot is Gubalowka, a mountain famous for its beautiful panorama from its top. Tourists also often choose Kasprowy Wierch, accessible by aerial tramway. Also popular is Giewont – a massif in the shape of asleep soldier who accordingly to the legend will wake up to protect his homeland in time of danger. There are also numerous mountain ponds and valleys near Zakopane.
The town of Zakopane is worth visiting also for its original architecture and local folklore. Krupowki, a one-kilometre long main street is crowded with little stalls offering traditional food such as smoked sheep cheese ‘oscypek’. You can also buy their typical souvenirs, like shepherd’s axe called ‘ciupaga’ or leather shoes called ‘kierpce’. During your trip to Zakopane you will undoubtedly discover beautiful fauna and flora, interesting architecture and original culture. Especially for children, it is a lot of attractions as for one day tour.
Please bear in mind, that our Zakopane private tour from Krakow includes the cost of additional activities or entry fees in Zakopane. All prices per person are available on our website. You can check it, before you book tours in Zakopane.
Discover the charm of Zakopane in winter
For those who want to experience more attractions and stay longer in this dream place, we recommend taking advantage of the wide range of catering and accommodation. The hotels located there provide their guests with high standards and plenty of attractions. In winter, Zakopane is visited by travellers from all over the world or from northern Poland who want to skiing, relax, in the snow and enjoy traditional food and drink. Especially during the holidays, Krupówki dressed in colourful lights give this place a magical atmosphere. There is no more amazing place to visit in winter than Zakopane in Poland. Mountains are much more beautiful in real than on postcards.
Krakow Direct can provide you with a professional, private transfer from the airport in Krakow to your hotel. There is no problem for us to take your language, ski or bicycles. Our English-speaking driver will help you in every way and take you to your resort. Private tour is individually tailored to each customer.
Summer vibes in Zakopane Tatra Mountains
Summer is the perfect time for a day tour from Krakow to Zakopane. Sunshine, closeness to the mountains and nature – all this is guaranteed when visiting Zakopane. What more from our side we offer comfortable transport and of our professional driver who is familiar with the area. At this time of year, it is highly recommended to take advantage of the attractions like a cable car to Kasprowy Wierch or Dunajec rafting. A Dunajec River rafting tour offers the opportunity to use the traditional wooden rail and swim amongst majestic mountains. Tatra Mountain is one of the most beautiful destinations to swim in Tatra Mountains. Prices which are available on our website do not include extra activities. The tickets for more attractions you can buy there.
Famous Tatra Mountains situated in Zakopane
The Tatra Mountains are insanely beautiful mountains, which sit on the border between Poland and Slovakia. The Tatra Mountains are the highest mountain range in the Carpathian chain. Moreover, it is the highest range between the Alps and the Ural Mountains and the Caucasus Mountains in the east. They are the only ones in Poland that have an Alpine character. The beautiful nature of the Tatra Mountains has been protected within the Tatra National Park and the Slovak or Tatranský Národný Park. This incredible view you can see from Zakopane during our tour from Krakow.
There is many well-prepared trails in Zakopane for travellers to hiking, trekking, as well as safe and quiet trips with children both for one day tour or a longer adventure. One of the most popular attractions is a cable car from where you can see all Tatras.
Reservation and payment for a private tour from Krakow to Zakopane
Zakopane Tour with Krakow Direct is a guarantee of hustle-free service, comfort and affordable prices. Our offer includes a transfer from Krakow to Zakopane in a private, air-conditioned vehicle with a friendly, English-speaking driver. We will pick you up from your hotel in Krakow, take you directly to the place of your choosing in Zakopane and back. For your tour, you can pay online or in cash to the driver. We prefer payments in Polish zlotys. We also accept Euros, Pounds and U. S. Dollars. Our driver will calculate the amount in foreign currency accordingly to theverage rate. The change is given Polish zlotys. Please bear in mind, that our drivers do not carry credit card terminals. So it is safe and comfortable to make all payments while booking the private tour.
KrakowDirect is a guarantee of individual approach and a hundred percent satisfaction. We take extra care of our clients. Please let us know if you are travelling with children. Thus, we will provide a booster seat or child seat. Also, inform us in advance if you or any of your fellow travellers has mobility problems or use wheelchair. Please, remember that the wheelchair should be foldable. It will allow us to send a larger car to accommodate you as comfortably as possible. The journey to Zakopane does not take a long time, but every five minutes is important for us.
Visit Zakopane private with Krakow Direct
Should you have any questions regarding Zakopane tours from Krakow with KrakowDirect, do no hesitate to ask! On our website, you can find any information you may need and our recommendations about private tour, transfers, sightseeing or other one day tours. We have special offers for all travellers to have a good time at an affordable price per person. We remind you that you can take advantage of the free cancellation of Tatra Mountains private tour to 24 hours earlier.
Do you dream about one day tour to Zakopane? Do you want to try hiking in Zakopane Tatra Mountains, Dunajec rafting or a cable car trip? After all attractions go to a local restaurant to try traditional polish food and have a new contact with other travellers from Slovakia? We know, that this is the best way to get to know the culture and main monuments in Zakopane. Of course, your experience and memories from this tour from Krakow you receive for free!
Do not hesitate to contact us and book your private tour from Krakow to Zakopane! We are waiting for you! Our office is situated in Krakow city. We operate stationary and also online. A private tour or other trips to Zakopane you can be purchased at any time 7 days a week.
Another day tour from Krakow
Not only Zakopane Tatra Mountains tour! If you enjoy sightseeing, discover old historical places and trying local polish food, our company can offer you a lot of other trips from Krakow with comfortable transport and a private licensed guide. For more information about trips in Krakow and the price list, check our website or call us! Day tour from Krakow to Zakopane or to other places are very popular so it is better to book it earlier.