Zakopane: Highlanders’ (Górale) feast
Experience the heart and soul of the Tatra Mountains by immersing yourself in a traditional Highlanders’ (Górale) feast. This unforgettable evening event promises not only a taste of regional cuisine but also the chance to connect with the vibrant culture and warm-hearted people of the highlands. As the sun sets, gather around a crackling bonfire, listen to live highland music, and partake in age-old customs that have been passed down through generations.
Nestled on a hillside just below the forest, the charming hut where the Highland Feast takes place offers more than just a meal; it offers an enchanting atmosphere. From this elevated vantage point, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of Poronin, a peaceful village in the heart of Podhale known for its tranquility and close-knit community.
Don’t settle for ordinary dining options when you can elevate your mealtime into a truly unique and memorable experience with the Highland Feast. This attraction offers more than just food; it invites you to immerse yourself in a rich tapestry of Highland culture, music, and stories while savoring an unlimited menu of regional delights.
1. Authentic Highland Experience:
- Immerse yourself in the rich traditions of the Tatra Mountains and the warm hospitality of the Highlanders.
- Spend an evening in the company of native Highlanders who will share their culture, music, and stories with you.
2. Bonfire Atmosphere:
- Enjoy the enchanting ambiance of an outdoor bonfire, where the crackling flames create a unique and unforgettable setting.
- Revel in the warmth of the fire and the camaraderie of fellow travelers as you bask in the mountain evening.
3. Live Highland Music:
- Be serenaded by the melodious tunes of a professional highland band, whose music captures the essence of the region.
- Discover how music by the bonfire takes on extraordinary sounds and fosters a sense of togetherness.
4. Traditional Highland Activities:
- Engage in regional attractions like “waxing skis” and learning highland dance.
- Participate in choosing the “Bandit of the Evening” through highland dance competitions.
5. Unlimited Highland Menu:
- Savor a traditional meal featuring regional delights such as sour soup (żurek), self-grilled sausage, oscypek (smoked cheese), cranberries, and more.
- Delight in the famous unlimited highland tea and other beverages while relishing the flavors of the region.
6. Cozy Event Venue:
- Gather in a picturesque outdoor setting where the bonfire’s glow adds to the charm and atmosphere of the evening.
Prices: 150 PLN
Duration: 3,5 hours
Starting time: around 6:30 p.m.
Whether you’re seeking an authentic taste of regional cuisine, an immersive cultural experience, or simply a night of laughter and storytelling, the Highland Feast offers it all. Make your mealtime extraordinary and unforgettable with this remarkable dining attraction.