Southern – West Poland is a fascinating region. With its turbulent past, interesting culture and incredibly beautiful landscape make it one of the most visited voivodeship in Poland. Unique place for an excellent day journey that offers plenty to explore.
The Church of Peace in Świdnica or Jawor – the biggest timber-framed hallowed buildings in Europe, were built in the former Silesia in the mid-17th century. Forced by the physical and political conditions, the Churches of Peace bear testimony to the quest for religious freedom and are a rare expression of Lutheran ideology in an idiom generally associated with the Catholic Church. Built outside the city walls, wooden made or clay and built in less than a year, now placed on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage Sites.
Książ Castle – the third largest castle in Poland, placed on a impressive rock cliff by the side of the Pelcznica River. Surrounded by charming forest which lays 395 meter above sea level, castle is often called ‘the Pearl of Lower Silesia’. Such location corresponding to the size of the building is very rare in Europe. In 1943 Hitler’s paramilitary unit had forced into the Castle and began to construct one of the most important quarters for Adolf Hitler.
Complex Osówka* – part of impressive construction project conducted by Nazi Germany between 1943-1945 (Codename Riese ). Mysterious structure nicknamed “Underground City” still await to unveil their secrets… Find out with us Hitler’s last, main, biggest and most elaborate quarters in Lower Silesia.
Gross-Rosen in Rogoźnica* – The biggest Nazi German labour camp in Lower Silesia. Dozen thousands of prisoners died in it. Poles, Jews, Russians, Frenchmen, Hungarians.
* – choose an option
Time of travel (approximately) 7-8 hrs.
Pick up from the hotel / apartment,
Transport by minibus with air-condition,
Entrance ticket and services of licenced museum guide,
Care of the tour guide,
Driver who fluently communicating in English,
Tours in the chosen language,
Drinks and snacks,
Take back to the hotel / apartment.
No additional cost.
Departure: early morning, come back: evening.
Duration: around 8 h.
Price: 90 EUR/person – minimum 2 persons on the tour