Getting there & away
Sromowce Wyżne-Kąty is serviced by five buses daily from Nowy Targ (10zł, 45 minutes) and, in season, four from Szczawnica (4.40zł, 30 minutes). There’s also a seasonal private minibus service from Szczawnica and Krościenko. Another way of getting to Sromowce Wyżne-Kąty is to hike from Krościenko or Szczawnica.
If you have private transport, you’ll have to either leave your vehicle in Sromowce Wyżne-Kąty and come back for it after completing the raft trip in Szczawnica, or drive to Szczawnica and leave your vehicle there, so you’ll have it as soon as you complete the trip. There are car parks in both Sromowce Wyżne-Kąty and Szczawnica, and the raft operator provides a bus service between the two locations. The cost from Szczawnica back to the raft wharf is 8/6zł adult/concession.