You can find on this page the Poland tourist map to print and to download in PDF. The Poland tourist attractions map presents the monuments, museums, parks and points of interest of Poland in Europe.
The Poland tourist map shows all tourist places and points of interest of Poland. This travel map of Poland will allow you to easily plan your visits of landmarks of Poland in Europe. The Poland tourist map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
Poland is a part of the global tourism market with constantly increasing number of visitors, particularly after joining the European Union. Tourism in Poland contributes to the country overall economy. The most popular touristic cities as its mentioned in Poland tourist map are Kraków, Wrocław, Gdańsk, Warsaw, Poznań, Lublin, Toruń and the historic site of Auschwitz - German nazi concentration camp in Oświęcim.
Poland main tourist offers consist of sightseeing within cities and out-of-town historical monuments, business trips, qualified tourism, agrotourism, mountain hiking (trekking) and climbing among others as you can see in Poland tourist map. Poland is the 14th most visited country by foreign tourists. There is acceptable tourist infrastructure, especially in larger cities and in major tourist resorts.
Most tourist attractions in Poland are connected with natural environment, historic sites and cultural events. They draw millions of tourists every year from all around the world. According to Tourist Institute data, Poland was visited by 15.7 million tourists in 2006, and by 15 million tourists in 2007 as you can see in Poland tourist map. The best recreational destinations include Poland Masurian Lake District, Baltic Sea coast, Tatra Mountains (the highest mountain range of Carpathians), Sudetes and Białowieża Forest.
The Poland attractions map shows all monuments and sightseeing of Poland. This tourist attractions map of Poland will allow you to easily discover monuments, museums ans places to visit of Poland in Europe. The Poland attractions map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
The 13th-century Wieliczka salt mine is just as important for the locals today as it was hundreds of years ago, but for a very different reason. One of the world oldest and longest-working salt mines, it stopped commercial operations in 1996 and has since become an artistic attraction. The Auschwitz I and the Auschwitz II–Birkenau concentration camps are a different kind of must-see. Located about an hour west of Krakow as its shown in Poland attractions map, the camps offer a sobering look into the past. The oldest part of Warsaw, the Old Town Market Place dates back to the 13th century. Although 85 percent of the area was destroyed by the Nazis during World War II, it has since been restored to look exactly like it did when it was first built.
The 13th-century Teutonic castle was originally built by the Teutonic Knights, a religious order that served as a crusading military unit. Once the largest Gothic building in Europe, Malbork castle remains the world largest castle by land area. Lazienki Park covers 76 hectares of the city center as its mentioned in Poland attractions map, making it one of Poland largest urban parks. Lazienki started life as a baths park for a nobleman in the 17th century. Oskar Schindler enamel and metal factory — made famous by Steven Spielberg 1994 movie — is now home to two museums.
Located just outside the tiny town of Gryfino as you can see in Poland attractions map, the Crooked Forest is a (perhaps) natural marvel that defies explanation. Here, a number of pine trees stand on their own, growing with a 90-degree angle at their base, all bent northward. Warsaw Rising Museum dedicated to 1944 Warsaw Uprising, where the Polish Underground Resistance fought the German occupation of their city. The uprising lasted for 63 days, with massive casualties on both sides. Wawel is an architecturally eclectic castle — the construction has medieval elements mixed with Baroque and Renaissance details. Hitler top-secret military headquarters is hidden deep in the Masurian woods.