Things to do in
Podhale, Poland

Enter your dates to find available activities

Our most recommended things to do in Podhale, Poland

From Krakow: Zakopane Tour with Thermal Baths Entrance

1. From Krakow: Zakopane Tour with Thermal Baths Entrance

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 the regenerating thermal baths. Explore the complex and its 30 different pools located both inside and outside with picturesque views of the Tatra Mountains. Find a pool or jacuzzi to relax in and experience the healing powers of the mineral-rich waters before heading back to Krakow.

Krakow: Goracy Potok Thermal Baths with Transfers

2. Krakow: Goracy Potok Thermal Baths with Transfers

Visit the Goracy Potok thermal baths on this full-day tour departing from Krakow.  The geothermal water has lots of minerals including sulphate, manganese, iron and potassium. The temperature of the water is from 34 to 40 degrees celsius. Relax in the various indoor and outdoor pools - there are 9 in total. If you prefer to be more active, enjoy the water slides and fountains. You can also play volleyball and football in the sand.  Younger travelers can have fun in the kids pools prepared especially for them, with smaller slides and shallow water.

Kraków: Explore Zakopane Tour with Gubałówka Cable Railway

3. Kraków: Explore Zakopane Tour with Gubałówka Cable Railway

Discover the mountain town of Zakopane with this private tour from Kraków. Stroll through the old-fashioned cottage-lined streets. Gaze out at the Tatras Mountains as you ride the Gubałówka cable railway. Take off from Kraków and watch the serene countryside pass by on the way to Zakopane. Take a walk along the promenade as the smell of delicious Polish food spills out onto the streets from restaurants. Board the Gubałówka cable railway train and travel uphill through the forest. Reach a viewpoint at the top where you can enjoy panoramic views of Zakopane and the mountains. Have the option to purchase dinner at a traditional Polish restaurant.

Frequently asked questions about Podhale, Poland

What top attractions are a must-see in Podhale, Poland?

Which tours in Podhale, Poland are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

Other Sightseeing Options in Podhale, Poland

Want to discover all there is to do in Podhale, Poland? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Podhale, Poland

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Kamil made this experience very enjoyable for us. He was extremely helpful, friendly and was full of conversation. I would definitely recommend Kamil if you are looking for a fun experience made easy as he has everything sorted. Thanks again for a great day Kamil.