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Gubalowka

end of Krupowki street, Zakopane, Poland
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Ranked #6 of 18 attractions in Zakopane
Type: Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Lookouts
Activities: Skiing
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Oslo, Norway
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

its tourists attraction. 5min and you are on top. you can walk up and walk down. its many places to eat there. if you want to go there just go in the morning because later its super long fee- which is gong very quick so you don't need to buy ticket from people on the street.

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Krakow, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The fresh mountain air was very nice and the view of the other mountains from the gubalowka was very interesting.

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Warsaw, Poland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The top of Gubałówka gives you very nice view of the Tatra mountains so just for this sake it's worth visiting. Also, the tram ride up is nice, and the station is at the end of Krupówki street, very close to the city center. The huge drawback for me are the booths on the top - there are literally hundreds... More

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Timmins, Canada
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76 reviews 76 reviews
40 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you walk to the top it makes for a beautiful trip, however taking the tram to the top is a waste of money. The view of Zakopane is really beautiful, but otherwise, there are just a million booths seeking the same thing and it really smells like horse pee. Buy a poncho as rain can come from nowhere. It... More

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Gateshead, England
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364 reviews 364 reviews
230 attraction reviews
299 helpful votes 299 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was chosen as an alternative to the cable car as it wasn't working and as we had not really researched this we were unsure what it would entail. Well what a great surprise. The sun beat down as we entered the funicular train to take us up the mountain and when we got off at the top the views... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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56 reviews 56 reviews
13 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

it very easy to get to this place: you have get to the local market in the end of Krupowki street and use by elevator When you get to top you can see whole Tatra .It's so beautiful and amazing. there are many attraction for all family and opportunities to drink and eat something.

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Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is just a short ride or hike ( for those who are fit ). It offers some spectacular views of Zakopane and the Tatra Mountains. There are heaps of souvenir market stalls, horse riding and restaurants. A must see...

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Warsaw
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

just almost in the center of Zakopane, there is a station of funicular that will take you t the hill top. This is ca. 1000 m , and while enjoying the ride ( ca 5 min, more less) , you will see people walking up or down. While being on the top , make sure that you stop by look... More

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Marsascala, Malta
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Unfortunately a thick fog prevented us from enjoying the views. Most stalls and bars were closed so there wasn't much to do. At least, the funicular ticket was cheap. Only worth the trip if the weather permits it.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Basicly tourist location with a lot of souvenirs and bars, but still very cheap and fun to grab a bite and drink a beer . the view is great. you can get by car for free or take the cable car from the heart of Zakopane

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