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sleigh ride in Koscieliska Valley
SLEIGH RIDES in TATRA VALLEYS and ZAKOPANE - During your stay in Zakopane you should try a horse-drawn sleigh or carriage ride - you can enjoy it in Zakopane or in the Chocholowska and Kościeliska Valleys in Tatra National Park.
BASIC ITINERARY (discover Chocholowska Valley and Up & Down Koscieliska Valley):
coachman in Chocholowska Valley
  • pick up from your hotel, about 15 minutes taxi / minivan ride to entrance to the valley,
  • meeting the coachman,
  • one hour in Chocholowska / 45 minutes in Koscieliska Valley of sleigh ride in the Tatra National Park,
  • short break in the mountain refuge with hot drink and a piece of cake included (Chocholowska) or optional 30 minutes walk to the refuge (Koscieliska)
  • sleigh ride down the valley, back to the parking, meeting the driver and transfer back to the hotel.
Our sleigh rides are organized individually, on a day and hour chosen by the clients! There are no limits in the number of participants required to organize our sleigh rides. We organize our trips for individual tourists and for the large groups.
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Option 1: DISCOVER CHOCHOLOWSKA VALLEY (3 hrs) - sleigh ride in Tatra National Park

Taxi or minibus picking you up straight from your hotel and drive through the Zakopane and Kościelisko to the entrance of Chocholowska Valley, where you will start your sleigh ride along the whole Valley. After one hour ride you will have 45 minutes break for a tasty snack served in the mountain refuge (an apple pie and tea or coffee). The sleigh will wait for you near the mountain refuge ... After you come back to the sleigh you will have a lovely, fast ride down the valley, to the parking where your driver will wait to drive you back to the hotel.
PRICE LIST:
Price including: transfers, 2 hours of sleigh ride, Tatra National Park entrance fee, coffee or tea and an apple pie with blueberries served in the mountain refuge
1 person (1 sledge) - 550 PLN2 persons (1 sledge) - 570 PLN3 persons (1 sledge) - 590 PLN
family 2 adults and 2 children (1 sledge) - 640 PLN;
family 2 adults and 3 children (at least one kid under 3) (1 sledge) - 650 PLN
4 persons (2 sledges) - 950 PLN 5 persons (2 sledges) - 970 PLN6 persons (2 sledges) - 990 PLN
7 persons (3 sledges) - 1400 PLN 8 persons (3 sledges) - 1420 PLN9 persons (3 sledges) - 1440 PLN
BOOKING: fill out a booking form >>> ; DEPOSIT: from 250 PLN depends on the number of people
date and time - according your wish, 7 days a week, between 9.00am and 6.00 pm.

Option 2: UP & DOWN KOSCIELISKA VALLEY (2 hrs) - sleigh ride in Tatra National Park

Taxi picking you up straight from your hotel and drive through the Zakopane and Kościelisko to the entrance to Kościeliska Valley, where you will start your sleigh ride along the Valley. After 50 minutes ride you will get to Hala Pisana where you have short (15 - 20 minutes) break to look around and take some pictures. The sleigh ride back down the valley takes half an hour. Our driver will take you back to the hotel.
PRICE LIST:
Price including: transfers, 1,5 hour of sleigh ride, Tatra National Park entrance fee.
1 person (1 sledge) - 400 PLN2 persons (1 sledge) - 420 PLN3 persons (1 sledge) - 440 PLN
family 2 adults and 2 children (1 sledge) - 450 PLN;
family 2 adults and 3 children (at least one kid under 3) (1 sledge) - 460 PLN
4 persons (2 sledges) - 660 PLN 5 persons (2 sledges) - 680 PLN6 persons (2 sledges) - 700 PLN
7 persons (3 sledges) - 900 PLN 8 persons (3 sledges) - 920 PLN9 persons (3 sledges) - 940 PLN
BOOKING: fill out a booking form >>> ; DEPOSIT: from 250 PLN depends on the number of people
date and time - according your wish, 7 days a week, between 9.00am and 4.00 pm.

Option 3: SLEIGH RIDE ZAKOPANE STANDARD - an hour sleigh ride around Zakopane

Our coachman picks you up directly from the hotel and take you on an hour-long sleigh ride (or a horse-drawn carriage ride, if there is not enough snow on the streets) through Zakopane.
You can decide if you want to go back to the hotel or if you prefer to stay somewhere in the centre (in a restaurant, at the Krupowki promenade...)
PRICE LIST:
Price including: 1 hour of sleigh ride.
1 person (1 sledge) - 140 PLN2 persons (1 sledge) - 140 PLN2 persons (1 sledge) - 140 PLN
family 2 adults and 2 children (1 sledge) - 140 PLN;
family 2 adults and 3 children (at least one kid under 3) (1 sledge) - 140 PLN
4 persons (2 sledges) - 250 PLN 5 persons (2 sledges) - 250 PLN6 persons (2 sledges) - 250 PLN
7 persons (3 sledges) - 350 PLN 8 persons (3 sledges) - 350 PLN9 persons (3 sledges) - 350 PLN
BOOKING: fill out a booking form >>> ; DEPOSIT: from 250 PLN depends on the number of people
date and time - according your wish, 7 days a week, between 9.00am and 8.00 pm.

We enjoyed a lot our sleigh ride in Chocholowska. I would like to thank the attention that you had with us. I have no doubt I'd repeat with you again (and with the same weather!!!!). The driver of the sleigh ride was very friendly too. I hope to repeat next year if we can visit Zakopane again!!!

Thank you very much!!! Dani



Thank you Barbara for the picture ad a fantastic day in Zakopane! We really enjoy everything about our visit and will be sure to tell all our friends

Garry and Michelle


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

What time is recommended to start the sleigh ride?

In my opinion the best time to start the sleigh rides in the Tatra National Park (Chocholowska and Kościeliska Valleys) are the morning hours (between 8.30 and 9.30am), before the valleys get crowded of walkers, hikers and other sledges.

sleigh ride in Chocholowska Valley

Will any other people ride with us in our sleigh?

No, they won't.


Does your offer is the cheapest one in Zakopane?

No, it isn't the cheapest one, but I hope it's the best one:)

sleigh ride in Koscieliska Valley

What would be appropriate clothing on the sleigh ride?

Ski jacket and pants would be the best option, don't forget gloves and warm hat. The coachmen supply blankets that assist to keep you warm also.


Should we expect any extra fees?

No, all the obligatory fees are included but you can of course buy some extra meals (or alcohol drinks...) in the mountain refuge.

sleigh ride in Zakopane

Do the coachmen speak English?

Some of the coachman speak basic English and we are doing our best to employ them for our sleigh rides.


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