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We were lucky with the weather. Views are great. Taking a "train" to the top easy as easy can... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Sandbach, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing view from the peak of the "mountain"

With its 761m height, it is a really nice viewpoint. Doesn't matter if you are alone or with group... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Ferenc B
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Miedzybrodzie Zywieckie, Miedzybrodzie Zywieckie, Poland
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were lucky with the weather. Views are great. Taking a "train" to the top easy as easy can be. All the year long great for trekking, mountain bikes, walking . And in winter obviously skiing. Nice café on top with great views. Food there...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

With its 761m height, it is a really nice viewpoint. Doesn't matter if you are alone or with group of friends, you can just lay down to the grass,enjoy the view and chill. There are places to have a cold drink or to have some...More

1  Thank Ferenc B
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The ski center offers a great opportunity to have fun and brushing up skills in skiing, in a high season . The ski run is steep, long and fast. Snow conditions were nice. The snow surface often was frozen and hard. The ski center's facilities...More

Thank 762adam
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Góra Żar situated in Beskidy Mountains due southern Poland is extremely popular among paragliders and enduro racers as well as hikers and winter sport skiers. It makes a lot of pleasure to sit in the restaurant (pizzeria) on top of the mountain and admire the...More

Thank AlexandraSar2014
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice view when sky is clear, but nothing unusual. We enjoyed walk up and down. Poor and expensive food.

Thank zbynco
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Great panorama view for the all region.get there by coaster or foot.poor food up there but you can get glinding

Thank Maciek S
Reviewed 8 January 2016

The ski lift with well developed tourism facilities. It has very confortalble ski railway, long and interesting 1600 meters ski run with snow system. Nice situated place, in my opinion recomended for intermediate and advanced skiers. Around lakes, mountais and views.

2  Thank 762adam
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Żar Mountain is an idea for a half day trip with children. You will find numerous attractions on the top, including paragliding, riding a trike, sledge run etc.

2  Thank Basia K
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Stopped here on the way to zakopane,Gora żar sits in the little Beskid mountain range,it's about 12km from Żywiec ,its not a High mountain,its elevation is only 761m and you have two ways to reach the top,a pleasant walk or take the funicular. When You...More

1  Thank Yan C
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Good cardio workout to hike up but tram is great too. Can ride carts at top, food and drinks available there. Can hike down via road.

1  Thank Peter R
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