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Koscielisko Valley

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Catch a bus from the bottom of Zakopane just over the main road for the short ride to Kiry and Koscieliska valley. The bus fare is 5pln as is the entrance to the Tatra National park. There's portaloos approximately every fifteen minutes walk. Nasty smelly...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Stan S
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Koscieliska Valley is definitely one of the most beautiful valleys in the Tatra Mountains. It offers variable topography and ecology. Some of the highlights are narrow rock gates (down to 10m) which form where hard limestone occur. Some other places are wide openings with beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank BenEduTatry
Reviewed June 30, 2018

I loved this. My partner and I took the lees travelled path and apparently (according to my fit, I did over 260 flights of stairs). It was worth it. It was a bit overcast but it is definitely worth going here. The only flaw I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Tim1972999
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Beautiful place. easy walk on flat terrain, easy nawte for children. One of the most beautiful places in the Polish mountains. Must visit

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank T0urist7
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Unlike the Chochowska Valley, this valley is just beautiful. Forestry management practices have had limited impact on the tracks and visual beauty of Dolina Koscielska. I particularly recommend going all the way to Schronisko Ornak for its excellent apple pie.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Madshus
Reviewed September 14, 2017

It is probably the most popular valley in Tatra mountains. Very charming but during summertime so crowdy that it is not possible to admire this beauty in peace. There are also some cabs which disturb in quiet walking. Please do not forget to visit a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank pawel_hbg
Reviewed August 24, 2017

I've been to the Koscieliska Valley a few times. I like to visit this valley, when rainy and stormy weather makes hiking to the peaks in the High Tatras risky. The green trail leads through the valley along a creek to a mountain shelter. The...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank andrewT3625DL
Reviewed August 21, 2017

The path in the valley is rather wide, and it leads by a mountain stream in a forest. There are a few other trails that can be taken from the Kościeliska Valley itself, such as towards various caves or other valleys. The 2 hours walk...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Agnieszka C
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Great views and about 2h walk one way towards Mountain Shelter. Possibilities to get some sidewalks to enjoy a bit of caves exploration. Along the walk mountain streams, clearings with sheep and super views on mountains. Walk back take same amount of time.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Maciej B
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

It was a nice and easy walk. We followed the trail until we reached a restaurant cabin but it is possible to keep going until you reach a peak of a mountainans and some caves. There are carts pulled by horses that can take you...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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