Managing Board of the "Pieniny - Szczawnica Zdrój" Agreement
Szczawnica is one of the most attractive holiday and health resorts
in the south of Poland. Located picturesquely in the Pieninys, in the
valley of the Stream Grajcarek at 430-560 m above sea level, Szczawnica
has an interesting history as a health resort.
Its treasure is the natural mineral waters and excellent microclimate
which allow to treat diseases of the respiratory tract, digestive system,
urinary tracts and motor organs. For tourists looking for an opportunity
to spend their holidays enjoy-ably, there are many possibilities in
Just in the centre of Szczawnica, there is a chairlift to the peak
of Palenica, where perfect views stretch, and in winter, illuminated
ski lifts work with artificial snow. The ski runs are for experienced
skiers (FIS route) and for novices. Other ski lifts work in Jaworki and
at the foot of Durbaszka. For snowboard enthusiasts, there are also
grounds for practising their favourite sport.
Thanks to the location of Szczawnica, tourists who
love hiking have many interesting routes, e.g. to Trzy Korony,
the nature reserves of Homole or Wysokie Skałki in Jaworki.
great attractions are tourist border crossings to Slovakia.
One of them is
on the scenie route for hikers-cyclists along the banks of the
Szczawnica in the destination of the greatest attraction of the
Central Carpathians rafting along the gorge of the River Dunajec,
the tradition of which has been safeguarded for years by the Polish
Society of the Pieniny Rafters on the River Dunajec.
can find many more attractions, not mentioned here, in Szczawnica
and the region; there is the "Owczarnia Muzyczna",
in English the "Musie Sheepfold", famous among connoisseurs. There
take place rock, blues and jazz concerts with big stars like, for
instance, Nigel Kennedy.
In Szczawnica, you can fish, mountain-cycle and cycle-trek, canoe,
ride a horse or paraglide and in the evening, you can drink a good
beer, have a tasty dinner and listen to a highland tale.
in July, the "Pieniny Summer" is organised. It shows tourists
the highland-pastoral customs and is a holiday for the
invite everybody who is interested to visit Szczawnica, and in
this catalogue we include all the information about accommodation,
medicinal offer, gastronomic outlets and attractions which add
variety to one's stay in the mountains.
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