Excursions in Wroclaw
Zwierzyniecka port located in a picturesque corner of the city of Wroclaw, in the neighborhood of Zoological Garden and Centennial Hall. Odra River the second largest in Poland, which will be an opportunity to admire the stunning views of old and beautiful bridges in the city. The most famous is the Grunwaldzki suspension bridge a steel construction, a symbol of the city.
The tour starts with the transfer from Wroclaw to the Stolowe Mountains National Park, the only one this kind of protected area in Poland with amazing rock formations. Our mountain trip starts at Karlow village and after 40 minutes ascent we reach a wonderful "rocky city" on the top of Szczeliniec Wielki - a huge maze of rocks in various shapes. This peak is the highest point of Stolowe Mountains (919 m above sea level) and offers breathtaking views over Sudety and Karkonosze mountain ranges. After a short break in a mountain shelter we descent and go to Kudowa Zdroj, famous spa resort, where we will walk through the City Park and taste the water from different health springs. On the way we stop at the Skeleton Chapel in Czermna, which walls and ceiling were made from thousands of human bones and skulls war and epidemic victims from 18th century. Finally, transfer back to Wroclaw.
Be impressed by the most famous spots of Lower Silesia Region! Starting the trip from your hotel in Wroclaw, we take you to Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica, the largest timber-framed religious buildings in Europe listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These unique, richly decorated churches were erected by the Silesian Protestants in the 17th century, after the Thirty-Year war. Continue with a further drive to magnificent Ksiaz Castle, the third largest in Poland, dating back to 13th century. During your visit, you will have a chance to admire antique interiors, tower and French style terraces. Dont miss a pleasant walk in the gardens surrounding the castle. The tour ends with the transfer back to Wroclaw.
Transfer from Wroclaw to Poznan by train. Our guide will pick you up from the Poznan Main Railway Station and transfer to the Tumski Island, which is believed to be a place of baptism of Poland in 966. After visiting a famous gothic Cathedral, built on the base of 10th century church, we cross the Chrobry Bridge to enter splendid Old Town famous for the renaissance Town Hall dominating over the Market Square. Continue with a stroll along charming streets to discover the impressive baroque church and the Franciscan Church with a miniature model of medieval Poznan. Further walk to the Freedom Square surrounded by 19th century historical buildings: National Museum, Raczynski Library, Bazar Hotel and Arcadia. Then we walk along the citys most important street of St. Martin up to Cezar Castle, where the guided tour ends. Return to Poznan Railway Station. Train transfer to Wroclaw.
Welcome to the magical Wroclaw, the city of 100 bridges. Its rich medieval history and character attracts millions of tourists every year. The Cathedral of San Juan Bautista XIIV century is located on the island of Ostrow Tumski island, the oldest part of town. Crossing the bridge over the Odra river, we ascend the Hill of Poland, which offers a splendid view over the city. Nearby is the Panorama of the Battle of Raclawice Museum presents one of the 360-degree panoramic scenes, largest in the world today a symbol of the nation. The hall Aula Leopoldina is the representative of the Baroque. Market Square, one of the largest in Europe, surrounded by old tenement with a gothic cathedral in the center.
Welcome to the magical Wroclaw, the city of 100 bridges. Its rich medieval history and character attracts millions of tourists every year. The Cathedral of San Juan Bautista XIIV century, is located on the island of Ostrow Tumski island, the oldest part of town. Crossing the bridge over the Odra River, we enter the old town to see the University of Wroclaw famous for the Aula Leopoldina, representative of the baroque hall. The Market Square is one of the largest in Europe, surrounded by old tenement with a gothic cathedral in the center.