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Easter Holidays in Poland
In Poland, Easter is one of the most joyful and meaningful religious holidays. On Easter Sunday, the church bells ring exceptionally, announcing the resurrection of Christ. In the Podhale region, it was widely believed that the church...
Adventure Travel in Poland
One of the biggest attractions of Poland is its wealth of natural beauty. Poland has been blessed with spectacular mountains, vibrant forests, sandy beaches, and alluring lakes. Travelers who want to combine both rich cultural...
Man sitting at the airport
As of March 28th, 2022, Poland has lifted most of its Covid-19 travel restrictions, including the quarantine requirements for travelers arriving from EU/Schengen and non-EU/Schengen countries.
The Mesmerizing Polish Spring
We are just steps away from the first days of calendar spring, which officially starts on March 21st. Spring’s warmer weather and increased daylight hours make it one of the best and favorite seasons to many of us. Poland is a perfect...
Leisure in Urban Green Spaces
Being able to relax surrounded by greenery and nature, but without losing out on what a city has to offer: this is many a person’s dream, but is it realistic? It is in Poland! Discover the country’s wonderful urban centres that...
Peculiar Polish customs, habits, and ways which may surprise you.
Each country has its own customs and habits that have been established over the generations. Sometimes these can seem unusual and peculiar to visitors. Poland, too has a few quirky traditions worth mentioning.
Polish popular beliefs and superstitions
While many approach the idea that an object or specific action can influence one's fate with varying degrees of skepticism, we cannot deny a particular attraction to these superstitions' mysterious side. Polish culture is rich with...
 Lublin's specialty - is "cebularz."
Each country's culinary traditions are the reflection of its soul and often serve as a guide used by visitors set to choose their travel destinations.
A couple sitting on stairs reading a map. Text accross Destination Poland
Poland Convention Bureau of Polish Tourism Organisation in cooperation with SITE Poland introduced a new tool dedicated to the promotion of Poland.
Castle fron, fountain, trees
The photography exhibition "Gourmet's View of Książ" is one of the latest displays to draw attention.
Wild Animals in Poland – A trip into nature for wildlife tracking
You can find majestic European bison, wild boar and long-legged elk in many of Poland’s unique natural sites, of which there is an abundance. Our forests take up almost 30% of the country’s area. We have 23 national and 125 landscape...
Fat Thursday- the sweetest day in Poland
Fat Thursday or the Pączki Day is the only day in Poland where you are expected to devour pączki, faworki, and other sweet pastries with guiltless impunity.
Poland, a top post-COVID-19 travel destination.
Poland, a top 2021 post-COVID-19 travel destination
Warsaw for families
A family day trip in Warsaw can sure be a bunch of fun. The range of possible activities is extensive, entertaining, age-appropriate, and even crummy weather will not put a damper on the grand family fun.  
University of Warsaw Library to the urban beaches of the Vistula river
After a very long winter, we’re all looking forward to the delights that spring may bring. Poland’s cities blend diverse architecture, rich history and a vibrant culinary scene with beautiful parks and open green spaces. From Warsaw,...
Poland - your best winter destination
You need to fully explore winter to appreciate its unique character and reveal its magic and mysteries. Poland boasts a wide range of exceptional places, whose beauty is especially prominent in winter.
The iconic Tatra Mountains
The Tatra mountains are an iconic location with their own breathtaking sights, outdoor adventures, and local customs and traditions.  The rocky peaks reach between 2,000 to 5,000 thousand feet with the highest Rysy peak towering at...
Your Favorite Poland Destination Contest
Your favorite Poland destination contest.
Merry Christmas from the Polish Tourism Organization
The Polish Tourism Organization wishes you a Merry Christmas, and a holiday season full of peace, joy, and health as well as many unforgettable journeys in 2021.
Oscypek, Crystal, Amber…
Unique experiences powered by locals in Poland What do the products in the title have in common? Let’s add wine, pottery and gingerbread to the mix. Then glass, proziak and lace… Isn’t that intriguing? Yes, they are all unique...
Winter experiences in Poland
Unfortunate pandemic restrictions on hotel accommodations and Christmas markets cancellations damped the usual winter and holiday spirit. Nevertheless, winter tourism is a type of niche travel which Poland is ideally situated to...
International Camping and Caravanning Rally 2023 to take place in Poland.
The General Assembly of the International Federation of Camping and Caravanning selected and announced Poland as the host of the International Camping and Caravanning Rally in 2023.
2023 European Games – plan your trip to support your team in Poland
Once the pandemic is over, the Polish Tourism Organisation plans to turn to its attention to cultural and sporting events to attract more foreign tourists. The 2023 European Games, scheduled to take place in Krakow and the Malopolska...
Vote for Poznan Christmas Market
Poznan Christmas Market has been short-listed as one of Europe’s top Christmas Markets by European Best Destinations and is now in the running to be crowned the best Christmas Market in 2021!
Wildlife in Poland
Poland's landscapes are home to an incredible array of wildlife that you can find in all nooks and corners of the country.
castle ruins
The mysterious castle of Krzyżtopór roughly translates into a cross and ax, which also happens to be its symbol.
wawel castle, church spires from drone during the day
The Wawel Royal Castle is one of the most recognized castles in Poland and hallmarks of Kraków.
whitewashed house with thatchet roof
Established in 1958 by Aleksander Rybicki, the Museum of Folk Architecture in Sanok is one of the most extensive open-air museums in Poland
 WARSAW- a city like no other
 WARSAW- a city like no other.
rooftops, church spire, glass mosaic on the wall
Łódź is admittedly one of Poland's most creative cities. Collections of distinct art projects crisscross the town.
Discover amazing attractions hidden below surface All the best things are usually well concealed. In Poland, you can find true gems hidden underground. In fact, there are over 200 such sites: spectacular mines, multi-storey medieval...
aquarium, people walking down a hall
Africarium is Poland's first oceanarium and the only one in the world devoted to uncovering flora and fauna of just one continent - Africa.
castle's gate and walls, bridge over a moat,
The Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork is an imposing castle fortification, the mightiest medieval fortress in Europe, and the largest brick construction in the world.
wooden table, rolling pins, hands making gingerbred dough
Situated in the center of Toruń's medieval and historic Old Town, the Living Museum of Gingerbread is a sweet tribute to the city's gingerbread baking heritage dating back to the 13th-century. It is also the recipient of Google Map's...
Spooky places to visit in Poland this Halloween.
With summer over and the nights closing in rapidly, Halloween is almost upon us. So if you're looking for some freakish inspiration to spend this scary night a bit differently, don't look any further. In honour of Halloween season,...
pierogi in a skillet
Traditional Polish cuisine was rich in game, poultry, pork, and fish. Modern Polish cooking brings back a lot of that savory history into delectable appetizers, entrees, and desserts.
European Safest Christmas Destination logo
The joyful and festive Christmas markets of Warsaw and Gdańsk were reported as some of the Best and Coronavirus Safest European Christmas Destination 2020. Congratulations to both cities!
Modern architecture an attraction of Polish cities
Poland’s Amazing Buildings Many cities around Poland boast unusual examples of contemporary architecture which in themselves have become fascinating tourist attractions. Among them one especially worth seeing is an award-winner of...
plane in the sky
Warsaw, the beautiful, rapidly developing capital of Poland, is full of history and the perfect place to begin your journey across the country. 
“Safe MICE venue” - new self-certification program
Launched by the Polish Tourism Organization as its latest project intended to support the meetings industry, a new self-certification program is aimed at conference and congress venues operating in Poland.
Poland’s Golden Destinations
Sixteen destinations in Poland have been awarded Google Maps’ coveted Golden Pin award. The awards are handed out to those locations which, based on the opinions of Google Maps’ users, are rated as being top notch. From the world’s...
Virtual Poland Learning Experience
Join us on Friday, September 18th, 2020 for an unforgettable journey of discovery. Starting with an enlightening webinar for travel trade and the public at 10:00 AM EDT followed by a live tour of Warsaw at 12:00 PM EDT.
Poland is known for its pretty frozen-in-time picturesque village that you won't find  "on the way" to somewhere else. The fact that they have stayed off the beaten path is what keeps them interesting, and preserves their ancient yet...
Luxury Warsaw
Located just a bit east of the center of Poland and home to over 1.7 million people, Warsaw is one of Poland’s most mesmerizing cities.
Golden Polish Autumn
Amazing views, unexpected flavours, exciting impressions.
The 17th Jewish Culture Festival - Singer's Warsaw  22 – 30 August
Singer's Warsaw has been the co-architect of the artistic vibe of the city, presenting Jewish culture through various angles. Every year, at the end of the summer holidays, it offers a truly extensive program: from big and chamber...
The Great Polish Outdoors
Poland is a top destination for travelers looking to enjoy the great outdoors while on vacation in Europe. The country’s stunning lakes, beautiful seaside, and dramatic forests provide the backdrop for a fun-filled stay.
Spa breaks in Poland
After months of lockdown filled with stress and uncertainty, now is the time to give your mind and body a well-earned rest. So why not book a  spa break in Poland?
Safe city break in Warsaw
Named as one of Europe’s Coronavirus Safest Destinations 2020 a city break in Warsaw looks appealing to many travelers seeking a safe and secure destination.
Crafting your wellbeing at Polish health resorts.
A trip to a Polish health resort is an experience that will surprise and impress even the most frequent spa-goers. While Polish spas do offer top-notch esthetic treatments, they are more concerned with improving your overall health...
Enjoy a much quieter Katowice, Poland’s cauldron of culture
Mines, museums and music approved by UNESCO, Katowice has embarked on a noticeable metamorphosis over the past decade, breathing new life into its urban space whilst holding onto its mining and industrial heritage.
Nights at the Chęciny Castle
The Royal Castle in Chęciny, is a unique location in which history comes to life.
Wellness Amidst Nature
To Poland for Body Renewal! Poland is truly a dream destination for body renewal as well as mental and physical revival.
 Pretty Poznan, the palette of Poland
A city exploding with colour, Poznan is a major economic, commercial, scientific and cultural hub in Western Poland.
Map of COVID-Safe Accommodation
As part of the gradual lifting of restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Poland’s hotel sector resumed operations on May 4th, while the catering industry reopened on May 18th.
National Treasures of Nature
Polish national parks are also an exceptional reason to visit the country.
“Re-open EU” – the European Commission’s new web platform helps tourists to safely plan their vacation across Europe.
The European Commission has launched the new website that features practical information on borders, travel restrictions, freedom of movement, public health, and safety measures such as on mandatory quarantine.
Polish cities and beaches voted as some of the safest in Europe for a 2020 summer holiday.
Europe begins to ease and lift travel restrictions, European Best Destinations selected a list of safest destinations to visit in Europe. Two Polish cities of Warsaw and Gdańsk and some Polish beaches were among those chosen.
Escape to Poland
Mountains and seaside offer great summer getaways
RV Adventure in the Land of the Thousand Lakes
For many travelling by camper van or an RV is the most gratifying and liberating experience. The ability to time your own schedule and have the independence to set your own waypoints makes RV’ing the Warmińsko-Mazurskie province a...
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