Around Wroclaw

  • 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.