Tours with a dedicated Guide
Hiking is invariably popular, especially in a region famous for its stunning panoramas and postcard-perfect views. The well-developed tourist infrastructure thanks to the network of tourist routes leading from attractions to attractions, from shelters to shelters, creates a very friendly atmosphere for mountain hiking, not only for experienced hikers. The multitude of routes with different levels of advancement makes it a form of activity for everyone, regardless of age. In addition, thematic tourist routes have been marked out in Szklarska Poręba. While walking along the chosen route, it is worth getting acquainted with the history, culture, tradition and old beliefs and customs of the inhabitants of the Giant and the Jizera Mountains. We encourage all our guests, along with their beloved four-legged pets, to actively rest on the Karkonosze trails. We offer our guests tours with a dedicated Guide.
Morning Nordic walking
Nordic walking is an extremely popular, health-promoting and safe form of activity that has been successfully adopted all over the world, especially in mountainous areas. Nordic walking, defined as a non-injured sport, perfectly shapes the figure, engaging the muscles of the whole body. We encourage you to participate in the morning march with poles with our dedicated Guide. The length of one walk is only 45 minutes. Nordic walking sticks are available for rent at the reception and tourist information point for our Guests.
A treat for runners
Szklarska Poręba is a cult place for practicing endurance sports – a place where every year groups of runners, both amateurs and professionals, come to test their abilities and condition. We encourage you to try your strength and admire the beauty of the area. Picturesque, mountainous terrain, dense forest, wonderful microclimate and clean air – nothing more is needed to start your adventure with mountain jogging. Thanks to the unique location of our hotel close to the main routes, you can quickly reach the designated starting point. We suggest safe running routes below.
Szklarska Poręba and its surroundings offer as much as 450 km of bicycle paths with various degrees of elevation and advancement. To provide you with the full opportunity to take advantage of the invaluable opportunities offered by the Platinum Mountain Hotel & SPA area, we offer bikes of various classes: electric, mountain, road and scooters for children. We also offer assistance in their selection – even if so far this form of activity was foreign to you, we will take care of your comfort and safety. Recommended cycling routes can be found at the Tourist Information point.
Attractions for the whole family
Tourism in the Giant Mountains is also a place full of entertainment, especially recommended as a way to spend free time for the whole family. Outdoor activities, places full of secrets as well as those that delight and impress with their traditions and craftsmanship – all this is within easy reach, within a radius of just a dozen kilometers from the hotel. Interesting experiences and great fun for the whole family guaranteed. We encourage you to visit the most attractive places in the vicinity of Szklarska Poręba.
Valley of Palaces and Gardens
It is situated at the foot of the Giant Mountains. The Valley of Palaces and Gardens is a unique complex of 30 beautiful buildings – castles, palaces and manors, including such unusual places as: Palace in Staniszów, Palace on the Water in Staniszów Dolny, Palace in Wojanów, Palace in Łomnica, Castle in Karpniki, the Palace in Pakoszów and the Spiż Palace in Miłków. These and other charming places invite you to learn about their rich, long history, which is an inseparable part of the region’s culture.
Szrenica Mountain & Śnieżne Kotły
Thanks to its perfect location at the peak of Szrenica, the Guests of our hotel have an unique opportunity to go on a hiking trip to the highest peak of Szklarska Poreba. Szrenica is an ideal viewpoint on the Jelenia Góra Valley and the Jizera Mountains, but also a point from which you can continue your hike, to Śnieżne Kotły or to the rocks called Trzy Świnki on the Polish-Czech border.
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The Giant Mountains are not only the largest peaks, but also exceptionally charming ranges of lower mountains, such as the Jizera Mountains, which are appreciated by lovers of cycling and hiking. We encourage you to go on a tour, starting from the Orle Mountain Hut, up to the famous for its delicious, fluffy pancakes with cheese and Jizera blueberry, Chatka Górzystów. It is a special place, characterized by a unique, polar climate, in the Jizera Dark Sky Park, which attracts many tourists from distant parts of Poland.
Photo credit: Daniel Koszela Photography
Have you ever dreamed of reaching the clouds? Now it is possible thanks to the newly created viewing platform in the nearby town of Świeradów-Zdrój. From the top of the tower there is a beautiful view of the spa and the mountain landscape. Returning from SkyWalk can be simplified thanks to a 105-meter slide, and a bit of adrenaline will be increased by relaxing on a drop-shaped net and a walk on the glass platform.