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The chairlift near the centre of town makes the ride up to the nearby hill, Palenica (719m), in a few minutes. In winter, this is a popular snowboard run. In summer, it’s a great start to several mountain hikes.
Walk uphill from the centre along ul Zdrojowa about 500m to find this handsome spa and mineral springs. On tap are waters from five different springs.
The cable-car trip from Kuźnice (2km south of Zakopane) to the summit of Mt Kasprowy Wierch (1985m) is a classic tourist experience enjoyed by Poles and foreigners alike...
Ski-equipment hire is available from outlets throughout Zakopane, including Sukces Ski Rental . Complete kits for skiing/snowboarding average 35/40zł a day.
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Mt Gubałówka is another popular skiing area and it too offers some pistes and good conditions...
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