Dunajec river Gorge from Krakow is a great option for those who love nature. During the rafting you can admire the beautiful limestone rocks, fauna and flora occurring in the Pieniny National Park. The Dunajec has carved a gorge called the Dunajec Gorge in the limestone rocks. Choosing Dunajec river Gorge from Krakow you will meet the tradition of rafting down.
The Dunajec River rafting dates back to the 19th century. The first Dunajec river rafting trips were started by raftsmen, peasants who dealt with rafting, i.e. river transport. They were mainly felled trees, which contributed to the development of the greatest attractions of the Pieniny Mountains. The first tourist rafting on the Dunajec River took place in 1831. Precursor was Józef Szalay, also considered the creator of the Szczawnica Health Resort. Rafting on the Dunajec was organized from Sromowce Niżne and Czerwony Klasztor.
It is the best option for visiting the Pieniny National Park. Choosing the Dunajec river Gorge day trip, you will have the opportunity to admire a very beautiful part of Poland. Remember during your Dunajec river Gorge day trip choose clothes that will match the forecasted weather, remember that weather conditions may change during the day, so it is worth taking a raincoat, a hat and sunscreen with you, and warmer clothes on cooler days. Also bring comfortable shoes. The whole trip lasts around 2h30, so keep that in mind during sunny summer days.
The route is really beautiful and picturesque, you will definitely take a lot of photos during the rafting. In autumn, when the trees change colors, it is really colorful there, choose yourself when you would like to visit this place. It is an ideal trip to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city, enjoy the surrounding nature, listen to the singing of birds and the sound of the river. Perfect relaxation combined with communing with nature.
Dunajec Rafting tour
Your Dunajec river Gorge from Krakow tour will start with picking you up from your hotel/hostel/apartment. Then let us take you to the Pieniny National Park to a beautiful corner of Poland for an amazing adventure. Sit in a comfortable seat in the minivan, therefore your journey will be quick and comfortable. In about 2 hours you will be in Sromowce Wyżne where your Dunajec river Gorge from Krakow will begin. After that let’s start Dunajec river rafting, jump on the raft and go rafting. Admire the beauty of nature during the Dunajec river rafting. Beautiful limestone rocks, the highest peak of Pieniny-Sokolica, be vigilant, maybe you’ll notice for instance some species of birds. Admire the vivid green trees. In other words, feel like you are in a paradise for nature lovers.
However, remember to dress appropriately for the weather. the weather can change during the day so check the weather forecast. It is necessary to prepare properly, do not forget to use sunscreen and a hat on sunny warm days. A raincoat can also prove useful.The Dunajec river Gorge day trip rafting ends in Szczawnica. Jump out of the boat and head back to Kraków with a head full of memories. If you want, you can also see the medieval castle in Niedzica. Consider this visit if you are interested in castles and architecture as well as history. There is also an observation deck with a beautiful view of the Czorsztyn Reservoir.Above all, we attach importance to providing services at the highest level. In conclusion, it is the best trip for those who need contact with nature.
After your Dunajec river Gorge day trip your driver will take you back to Krakow and drop you off whenever you want in the city centre.
1. Pick up from your hotel/hostel/apartment
2. Drive to Sromowce Wyżne about 2 hours
3. Visiting Niedzica castle for request
4. Rafting about 3 hours
5. Drive to Krakow about 2hours
6. Drop off to your hotel/hostel/apartment