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Sniezka

Address: Karpacz, Karpacz, Poland
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Ranked #1 of 9 Attractions in Karpacz
Type: Outdoors
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Warsaw
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198 reviews 198 reviews
33 attraction reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Sniezka is one of the biggest peaks to be reached in Karkonosze mountains. Clear paths lead to the top. You will meet several shelters on your way as well. Please note that with winter weather ( we faced in October ) and windy parts of path you have to be really well prepared. Close to the top you wil find... More 

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Sněžka is the highest mountain top in the Czech Republic. Very good access from Czech as well as from Poland. You can get up from Pec pod Snežkou by new cable or use a lot of tourist paths. Very nice view in sunny day. But weather changes in every minute. We had luck. On the top there is "Poštovna" -... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Great walk, gentle slope and there are a few different options for how you climb the mountain. A few rest stops on the way to grab a cheeky Beetroot soup (Barszcz) and a beer. Don't have the coffee though. Beware of the cobblestones though - slippery when wet on the way down. Definitely worth it for the pictures - they... More 

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The Hague
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Grat for a view over the mountains. With the new cable car it is really a pleasure to up there. Try to walk down the first part to the station half way. Really nice walk.

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71 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Nice walk with children. Great views , easy walk. If you have a day, its a great trip. You can eat in Dom Śląski near the top. Its better food then at the top. You need 2 hours to go up the short way od 4 long way.

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Perth, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We were amazed at the views, we took the chair lift, the ride up was awesome, the ride down was even better as got to see all the views coming down. The views from the top left me speechless, truly amazing. You go on the orange chair lift first, the cost was 12zl adults, then once at the top, turn... More 

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Bytom, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The temperature difference between peak and valley is about 10 degrees Celsius - req. warm clothes. For some the peak is hard to climb, but the effort is rewarded by the beautiful view.

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Toronto
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Just came back from 17 days vacations in Karpacz. My resort had a great view of the Sniezka. I was planning on learning how to ski however there was absolutely no snow not even on the top of the mountain. That did not stop me from enjoying the town and area. With no snow and warmer temperatures I spent most... More 

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Macduff, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

There are two ways to get to mount sniezka,either trek up or use the ski lift,both give you beautiful views,walking from karpacz is really only for the seasoned trekker,otherwise use the chair lift,be warned,you go on the ski lift on your own,you basically stand waiting for your seat to scoop you up,it is quite fast and if you struggle to... More 

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Malta
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

The sniezka summit is visible from anywhere in Karpacz. When my relatives asked me about the building visible at the summit, I told them That's where we'll be going, I hope! In fact I really wanted to do it but was not sure cos of the kids. We went up by cable chair and then walked it all the way... More 

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