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March in Zakopane

I visited Zakopane for 5 days in March 2005. The main purpose of my visit was for snowboarding.

It was fantastic. Poland is a relatively cheap place to visit.


I did most of my snowboarding at Nosal. My first glimpse of the slope was on the night I arrived.

I didn't actually make in onto the main slope, being the total beginner that I am. But I did make some progress.

The town

I did venture into Zakopane town on a few occasions. There were many shops where one could buy ski/snowboard equipment.

Lots of restaurants and pubs serving good food. Anything from Pizza to traditional Polish fare.

I took this photo on the way into Zakopane town but I don't even know what this building is. It's a wooden building.

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  • Pros:Good place to learn skiing or snoboarding
  • Last visit to Zakopane: Mar 2005
  • Intro Updated Mar 21, 2005
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  • barryg23's Profile Photo
    Aug 15, 2006 at 12:23 PM

    Nice page, I'm looking forward to seeing Zakopane in a few weeks time.

  • sihi's Profile Photo
    Mar 28, 2005 at 2:44 AM

    Great tips of Zakopane. Nice job! I have been to Zakopane in 2000 & seen Wielka Krokiew too:) The town & nature are amazing!

  • Mar 21, 2005 at 7:52 AM

    Great start!! Would like see Zakopane again in wintertime!!


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