The beautiful Pieniny mountains in Poland - Time for a rafting adventure in the Dunajec River in Poland

Top 4 Dunajec River rafting Tours from Krakow

Enjoy an amazing adventure from Krakow going for Dunajec river rafting. The best way to discover the beauty of nature, while getting a bit of action. Admire the beauty of the mountains and get fresh air, getting away from the pollution of the city.

Time to Live an adventure from Krakow

Enjoy the magical view when rafting the Dunajec River, watch the amazing view of the Pieniny Mountains and get fresh air away from the hustle of the city.

Let's see the top rafting tours in Poland.

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Top Rafting Tours in Poland

Rafting the Dunajec River Gorge in Southern Poland

The Dunajec River Gorge runs through the Pieniny Mountains and is one of the best-known tourist attractions of Southern Poland. It is also featured on UNESCO's Tentative List of World Heritage Sites in Poland.

Have a great time sitting back on the wooden raft and taking in the magnificent views of the Pieniny Mountains.

Tour Highlights

  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples
  • An ideal choice for families
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly, and professional guide

Dunajec River Rafting Poland

On arrival, you will meet your guides, get suited up for rafting, and listen to the safety briefing. Then, hop aboard a raft with space for up to 12 people and set out along the Dunajec River.

Paddle along an 18km stretch of the river, beginning in Sromowce and ending in Szczawnica in the Pieniny Mountains.  Book now your Dunajec River Rafting Tour and make sure you have a sit on the wooden boat.


  • Boat fee
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Life jacket
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Transport by private air-conditioned minivan
  • English-speaking driver's assistance
  • Insurance
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)


  • Food and drinks

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Dunajec River Gorge and Zakopane

Head to southern Poland's most picturesque district for a 12 hours trip which includes rafting on the Dunajec River. Ride a rail car up Gubalowka for stunning views.


  • Enjoy a traditional rafting experience run by local highlanders
  • Visit the beautiful countryside of Zakopane
  • Take a rail car ride to the peak of Gubalowka

Wooden raft trips have been offered since the early 19th century when customers were guests of the nearby Niedzica and Czorsztyn castles.

Rafting on the Dunajec River

Your raft trip begins in the village of Sromowce Wyżne-Kąty and ends in the resort town of Szczawnica, 18 kilometers downstream. Enjoy a restaurant lunch at your own expense after rafting. Continue to Zakopane to ride a rail car to admire the Tatra Mountains from the peak of Gubalowka.


  • Transportation
  • Admission fees
  • Tickets
  • English-speaking driver assistance

Be sure before you go

  • Be sure to dress appropriately for mountain weather
  • Lunch options are available on the tour
  • There is no age limit for this tour
  • Bring Your ID/student card

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Combo Zakopane and Dunajec River Rafting

Visit Zakopane, the winter capital of Poland, and explore the beauty of the Dunajec River Gorge. Starting from 7 of April.

Pieniny Dunajec The Three Crowns Autumn Leaves

Visit Zakopane - the Polish most famous mountain resort of Poland and explore the beauty of the Dunajec River Gorge. This region is visited by thousands of tourists all year round.

Take an unforgettable leisure rafting (not a whitewater experience!) on a traditional, wooden raft among the towering cliffs and the limestone rock formations in the breathtaking Pieniny Mountains.


  • Two hours drive along the most picturesque route in Poland that runs from Krakow towards the southern border with Slovakia
  • Stopover at the historical wooden church in Dębno – the church was entered on the UNESCO List and it is a perfect example of a traditional highlander style
  • Stop by the Niedzica Castle
  • Rafting down the Dunajec River 
  • Boat led by experienced raftsmen
  • Views of cliffs, trees, and mountain animals
  • Visiting the most interesting sites in Zakopane

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Dunajec River Gorge and Niedzica Castle

Undoubtedly Dunajec River Gorge is one of Poland's prime tourist attractions. Also a great day trip from Krakow which gives you the chance to admire some amazing scenery as you float down the river, as well as a visit to Niedzica Castle in the Dunajec Valley.

River Raft Pieniny Tourism Mountains Dunajec


  • Hotel pickup included
  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • An ideal choice for families
  • Informative, friendly, and professional guide
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

Start this tour with a real adventure. Take a rafting tour on a wooden raft through the magnificent Dunajec River Gorge in the Pieniny Mountains.

Visit also the Castle at Niedzica (13th -14th century) and ruins at Czorsztyn (14th - 18th century)

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