Szklarska Poreba tours and sightseeing
Szklarska Poreba it is a town beautifully located in the valley of the Kamienna River and its tributaries at the height of 440-886m above sea-level, surrounded from the south by the slopes of Karkonosze, with Mt. Szrenica towering over the town, from the north by the Jizera Mountains with the High Stone and the Black Mountain, and from the East by the Foothills of Karkonosze, separating the town from Jeleniogorska Valley. Szklarska Poreba is the second biggest holiday, tourist and sports centre in Lower Silesia, after Karpacz with good conditions for cross-country skiing and mountain kayaking. Throughout the winter, Szlarska Poreba holds downhill skiing tournaments. After all, Szklarska Poreba is one of the major ski resorts in the Polish Karkonosze. Skiing enthusiasts are offered 20 ski lifts, including 6 situated on the slopes of Szrenica, which towers over the town. During the “Stars on Snow” contest, famous showbiz celebrities can race on the slopes of Szrenica; during the “Radio 3 Cup” on the other hand offers the same possibility to the fanciers and employees of Radio 3. Szklarska Poręba is also the place of snowboard challenges. The town has a border checkpoint, Jakuszyce, to the Czech Republic. The are many vantage points all over the town as well as granite rocks of unusual shapes, e.g. Zloty Widok, Krzywe Baszty, Sowiniec and Krucze Skaly.
If you are going to spend some time in Bukowina Tatrzanska you will need to book your hotel and we encourage you to do it by using our hotel search panel on our website where you will find widest choice of hotels in Bukowina Tatrzanska and best rates.
We can also offer you many tours and activities like:
- skiing/snowboarding lessons with professional instructors
- mountain and bicycle tourism
- tour to Jelenia Gora
- tour to Karkonosze Mountains
- tour to Jizera Mountains
- visiting the Karkonosze National Park
- tour to Czech Republic
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