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Zakopane

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Zakopane is a town in the extreme south of Poland. It lies in the southern part of the Podhale region at the foot of the Tatra Mountains. From 1975 to 1998, it was in Nowy Sącz Province, but since 1999, it has been in Lesser Poland Province. It had a population of about 27,424 as of 2016.

Zakopane is a center of Góral culture and is known informally as "the winter capital of Poland.” It is a popular destination for mountaineering, skiing and qualified tourism.

Zakopane is near the border with Slovakia and lies in a valley between the Tatra Mountains and Gubałówka Hill. It can be reached by train or by bus from district capital Kraków, which is about two hours away. Zakopane has an elevation of 800-1,000 m above sea level. The town is centred on the junction of Krupówki and Kościuszko Streets.

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Cheapest accommodation in this city

1. Willa Carlton

12.5.2018 - 13.5.2018 (1 nights)
76 EUR / night

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High Tatras Night Run 2020

Pavol Švantner, joso83
30.5.2020 - 31.5.2020

Zakopane

joso83
12.5.2018 - 13.5.2018
31.8.2017 - 1.9.2017

High Tatras Night Run

Pavol Švantner, Zuzana Kožuchová
3.6.2017 - 4.6.2017

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