Dunajec Gorge is one of the best-known tourist attractions in the Pieniny Mountains.The trip begins in the village of Sromowce Kąty, and ends in the resort town of Szczawnica, 18 km downstream.
Wooden canoe trips have been organized daily by Goral highlanders since the early 19th century — when their customers consisted mostly of guests of nearby Niedzica and Czorsztyn castles.
Rafting takes about 2-3 hours.The Dunajec River Gorge rafting the most pleasant way of visiting Pieniny National Park.
Pieniny. Inviting to this part of our Land is only necessary for them who have never been here. But the one who has seen the unique beauty of the place knows how special it is. Splendid nature, its distinction, originality of landscapes, vivid past of the land, precious monuments and still live Goral folklore cause that Pieniny are visited every year by several hundred thousand people.The most pleasant way of visiting Pieniny National Park is the Dunajec River Gorge rafting. The tradition of this special tourist attraction goes back to the early 20th century.
In 1934, two years after Pieniny National Park was created, Polskie Stowarzyszenie Flisaków Pienińskich on the Dunajec River – which sees about organization of rafting – came into being.