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Lake Morskie Oko

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Palenica Bialczanska | 49°11′49″N 20°04′12″E, Tatra National Park 34-500, Poland
+48 602 260 757
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Reviewed today via mobile

It was me, my husband and my 10 month baby. The road is all paved, so it is an easy walking, especially with a stroller. The closest parking was full, so we stopped in the second one, which is about 1.5km from the other. The...More

Thank Yolanda B
Reviewed 2 days ago

In the winter time this lake requires extra effort to reach but it is worth every moment. It is a great walk but is also reachable by sleigh. Make sure you have descent clothing and footwear.

Thank Stephenrp1
Reviewed 3 days ago

In summer, the Polish Tatras are so crowded that it makes no sense to even try trekinng at this time of the year. Polish experienced tourists do not go to areas that are crowded (eg Morskie Oko Lake) in July or August. Waste of time....More

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 6 days ago

Easy hike by the "terrain" (appears to be a closed down road), yet it is a fulfilling one if you push your pace as it is about 17 km there and back. Great view at the lake. Lots of people on the "trail" and also...More

Thank Istvan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to the lake with the local horse ride. It was very expansive but quicker solution. If you walk up expect long walk in concrete road. Near to the Tee-house it was really crowded but if you go far from there it is really...More

3  Thank erzs_betp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must take a trip to Morskie Oko not on the popular overcrowded asphalt road, you should take alternative path from the mountains and then you slowly see the lake going down from mountains.

1  Thank Alex R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the lake in March and at this time of the year the snow was still heavy, which turned the route into something magical. The route will take around 2 hours but it is totally worth it! Once you get up to the top...More

Thank Marta F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This isn’t actually a hike as I hoped for it to be since it just a walk on a gravel road the entire way, but the payoff of the beautiful lake is worth the walk on the road (and it’s a long uphill walk). There...More

2  Thank MacKennaMar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Come as early as you can, because you might get to park you car few kilometers away from the entrance. Parking costs 25 zl. Entrance to the park 5 zl ;D The path to the lake is 9 km to mountain. Take horse ride to...More

5  Thank Neringa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

to get to the place you have to arrive palenica bialczanska brezgi you can either park your car on the side of the road free of charge and walk to the entrence or park the car at the entrence in a cost of 25 zl.you...More

4  Thank Nadav M
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Response from Ratheeshtravi | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion spend at least two days at zakopane. There are many things to see and do in zakopane. I’m not giving any negative feedback to the travel agency that you booked just giving a heads up. You need at least 6 hrs to... More
6 June 2018|
Response from RoniTheTraveler | Reviewed this property |
There are buses from Krakow to Zakapone every day every 30-60 minutes. There are many companies that are doing this route. I took company "szwagropol" bus. Just go in their website and you can see the time schedule. They are... More