Many of Tatra Mountains’s highlights can be found close to Zakopane, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Among the places not to miss are the marvelous Tatra Museum and the incredible Villa Koliba. Two other popular spots you’ll find nearby Zakopane are Zakopane-Gubalowka Transmitter and Gubalowka Market.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Visit some of the remarkable exhibit spaces and museums including the Jan Kasprowicz Museum.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Tatra Mountains, plan a trip to the nearby green spaces. Head out to Giewont Mountain.
When the snow hits the peaks, enjoy Zakopane’s most popular ski runs at the Mount Gubalowka Ski Resort.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay close to Zakopane is a breeze. Make reservations for the Grand Hotel Stamary Wellness & Spa, the Mercure Zakopane Kasprowy, or the Hotel Sabala.