The Owl Mountains are located about 75 km south of Wrocław. It is a popular destination for day trips or longer hikes. The highest peak of this range, the Great Owl is 1 015 meters high. Although the mountains are very picturesque, they seem to be more known for the mysterious Project Riese that was set up in this area.
Ksiaz Castle near Walbrzych is the largest castle in the Silesia region and the third-largest castle in Poland after Malbork and Krakow. It is also one of the most popular places around Wroclaw. This place in a unique way connects the medieval ages with contemporary times.