Polish Carpathian Mountains


These beautiful mountains located in central Europe, between the Alps in the west and the Caucasus in the east, constitute the highest mountain chain between the above-mentioned ranges.

The Małopolskie Voivodeship in Poland is a place that amazes with its beautiful Carpathian Mountains. These majestic mountains are located in central Europe, between the Alps to the west and the Caucasus to the east, and are the highest mountain range between these two mountain ranges. Just a few kilometers from Krakow, you can find yourself on their hills and enjoy beautiful views.

Beskidy is a forested mountain range in Małopolska, which includes the Makowski, Wyspowy, Sądecki, Żywiecki, and Gorce mountains. The gentle slopes and grassy ridges are perfect for hiking, cycling, and sometimes even horse riding. The highest peak in this part of the Carpathians is Babia Góra, located on the Polish-Slovak border, which rises to a height of 1725 m above sea level.

Pieniny is a particularly picturesque tourist area, shared with Slovakia. Three Crowns (982 m above sea level) are a symbol of Pieniny and an unparalleled viewpoint. The southern slopes are surrounded by the fast-flowing Dunajec River, and its scenic gorge is considered one of the most beautiful in the world.

The Tatra Mountains are the crown of the Polish Carpathians, and their highest peak, Rysy (2499 m above sea level), is also the highest peak in Poland. This is a place where the richness of natural landscapes, diverse glacial relief, and rare species of plants and animals make for an extraordinary attraction.

Mountains are not only beautiful views and unforgettable landscapes, but also cultural heritage. In the Carpathians, there are many monuments, especially wooden architecture, including churches and Orthodox churches inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

In winter, you can take advantage of numerous ski slopes offering well-maintained trails of varying difficulty. Charming restaurants await tourists in the Carpathian valleys, and in spa towns, there are sources of medicinal mineral and thermal waters. The thermal pools in Podhale provide relaxation and fun in pro-health conditions. The main centers of summer and winter tourism are Zakopane, Rabka-Zdrój, Krynica-Zdrój, Szczawnica, and Krościenko.


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There are three Carpathian mountain ranges in Poland: the Tatras, the Pieniny, and the Bieszczady.

The Polish Carpathian mountains offer many tourist attractions such as mountain climbing, hiking, skiing, rafting, kayaking, ice climbing, sightseeing of historic landmarks and many others.

The tourist season in the Polish Carpathian mountains depends on weather conditions and varies every year. Typically, the season starts in the spring and lasts until the fall, but in the Tatras, winter sports can be enjoyed until early spring.

The basic safety rules during trips to the Polish Carpathian mountains are appropriate equipment and gear preparation, caution and skills, obeying signs and rescuers' orders, and following ecological principles.

Yes, there are many lodging and dining options available in the Polish Carpathian mountains. In the Tatras and Pieniny, mountain shelters can be found where one can stay overnight and have a warm meal, while in the Bieszczady region, there are many guesthouses, hotels, and private rooms to choose from.


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