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Skiing for Beginners - 9 Days

Do you want to learn how to ski? Zakopane is a perfect place for all skiing beginners!

In the close proximity to the town center there is everything you need to ski, relax and have fun.

During this 9-days program our English speaking ski instructors will bring you into the world of skiing. You will learn how to ski and enjoy the winter fun on the slopes.

There will be also time for more winter activities and entertainment. Traditional horse sleigh ride conducted by the highlanders, thermal baths and evening parties - sounds like perfect winter break, doesn't it?

The program includes:

-> Accomodation in a high class (at least 3*) hotel

-> 21 hours (7 days x 3 hours) of skiing with English speaking instructor

-> Aquapark visit

-> Gym session with personal trainer (stretching and relaxation between skiing)

-> Trip to Termy Chochołowskie thermal baths

-> Zakopane city tour with Tatra Hero guide

-> Cable car trips to Mount Gubałówka and Mount Kasprowy Wierch

-> Traditional horse sleigh ride

-> Snow Safari on snowmobiles

Day 1
Day 1 - Arrival

As soon as your plane arrives in any airport in Poland (prefarably in Cracow, which is the closest), you will be transferred to your hotel. Now it's time to rest a little, have a cup of tea or hot wine.

In the evening -if you have enough power - you will go on a small reconnaissance.

You will visit Zakopane centre : famous Krupówki street & Równia Krupowa Park. Your guide will show you around and take you to a good place to eat.

Remember this place well as you will want to come back here for sure :)

Day 2
Day 2 - Skiing!

Wake up! After early breakfast your instructor picks you up from the hotel. Then you have 3 hours to make first steps with the instructor.

Time to relax in a nearby pub to gain strength before the next active day ;)

After dinner you can relax in a hotel SPA or you will go to Aquapark located in the centre of Zakopane.

Day 3
Day 3 - Skiing & experiencing

Tired after yesterday? Well, you came here to become a skier, so there is no complaining, just pushing! :)

Today you will have another 4 hours of skiing. Three hours you spend with the instructor. Your shushes for sure look better than yesterday... Your skipass is for 4 hours so if you have enough power, you can practice what you have just learned :)

In the evening you will have a gym session with a professional sport instructor. He will show you how to stretch, relax and how to prepare your body for the next skiing days!

Day 4
Day 4 - Skiing & visiting

We bet you cannot wait till you put on your boots & skis and practice all you've learned. Good luck!

After skiing and lunch you will have a city tour - a guide will take you to the most important places related to history and culture of Zakopane & the Podhale region.

When the sun goes down you will go to Mount Gubałowka - a famous hill that rises above Zakopane. No worries about climbing up - there is frequently running funicular and this is just the perfect option :)

Can you see in the distant lights on one of the peaks on the other side of Zakopane?- this is the top station of Mount Kasprowy Wierch cable car...

Day 5
Day 5 - Rest & Kasprowy Wierch!

Did you see the lights? :) Well, today you are going there! Kasprowy Wierch- holly mountain of the locals - here she is! You will drink your morning coffee in the highest located restaurant in Poland. And the landscape that surrounds you won't let go back!

You will meet a lot of skiers on the top. Here is the highest located ski resort dedicated for advanced skiers. Maybe next year you will be able face the longest (and the most beautiful) line in Poland :)

Today is a resting day so that you can focus on relaxation :)

In the evening you will go to Termy Chochołowskie - the best thermal baths in Poland with a stunning view of the Tatras.

Now you will definitely regenerate yourselves before tomorrow!

Day 6
Day 6 - Skiing & horse sleigh ride

Ready for a little exam? :) Don't worry, everything is for your improvement!

Today your instructor will summarize your skiing progress and choose the best methodology for you for the next days. You are probably ready to hit a little bit more advanced slope :)

Instead of a standard supper you will go on a horse sleigh ride which will finish with a bonfire accompanied by a traditional highlander music band.

Day 7
Day 7 - Skiing and snowmobiles

Skiing after breakfast.

After lunch you will be taken to a beautiful place where you explore the surroundings on the snowmobiles - it's going to be veeery exciting!

In the evening you will go to your favorite place to eat, relax and have fun. For sure you've already chosen which place you like the most.

Day 8
Day 8 - Skiing & partying

Today you will train how to improve your shushes :) It's your last skiing day - squeeze out of it as much as you can! :)

If you feel like celebrating your last day - you can do in one of the disco club. Tatra Hero Concierge will tell you where to go :)

Day 9
Day 9 - Goodbye

This is the end? Seriously? For the next time remember to come here for a bit longer :)

Have a safe flight back home!


  • • accomodation
  • • transfers airport-hotel/hotel-airport
  • • skiing equipment rental
  • • 7 days of skiing with instructor ( 7x3h hours) + 7x4 hours skipasses + transfers
  • • two hours of personal training/stretching
  • • Zakopane city tour
  • • Kasprowy Wierch cable car tickets
  • • Gubałówka funicular tickets
  • • transfers and vouchers to thermal baths Termy Chochołowskie
  • • travelbox with vouchers and customized guidebook
  • • horse sleigh ride + bonfire accompanied by a traditional highlander band
  • • concierge care in Zakopane


  • • airline tickets
  • • alimentation
  • • admission tickets to museums or other entertainment and cultural facilities
  • • other transfers

You will be accommodated in a high class hotel, at least *** located close to centre, ski slopes and mountain trails.

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