Polskie Stowarzyszenie Przewodników Wysokogórskich

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Corona Info

Information updated on 05.01.2021

Start date and expiry date of the measures in force?

  • 13.3.2020 – …. Not decided yet 
  • As for today (04.01.2020) Tatra National Park is open for all - guiding is possible

Possibility of guiding for foreign (non-resident) guides, yes/no, date?

  • Borders are open but quarantine is obligatoire (14 days)
  • No further restrictions, if You are staying in Poland and don’t have to be on a 14 day quarantine...

Possibility of coming to the country for foreign (non-resident) tourists, yes/no, date?

  • At the moment, if You are coming to Poland You have to be on quarantine, we hope for an opening by the end of January

cable car open, yes/no, date?

  • Cable car is open for all - but ski resorts are closed (by now up to 17th of January, but no one knows what is s going to be later)

open hut, yes/no, date?

  • Huts are closed , it is not possible to rent an apartment in Zakopane. Now - up to 17th, of January, but no one knows what's next

Not allowed activities (Mountain Sector), what are they?

  • guiding is not forbidden, climbing and mountaineering is legal

maximum group size?

  • No public gatherings (more than 5) allowed

Protective measures

  • social distancing
  • wearing a mask: obligatoire
  • wearing of gloves: obligatory in case of direct contact

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