Świdnica

A historical city in Poland.

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Summary

Świdnica is a city in south-western Poland in the region of Silesia. In addition to several famous churches and museums, the Old Town is a sight that all visitors should see. There are many parks located in the town center and its surrounding areas.

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Reasons to visit Świdnica

  • Among the most notable landmarks of the Świdnica are the old town and the Stary Rynek square, Gola Dzierżoniowska Castle, Medieval town of Niemcza, Cistercian monastery at Henryków and the Wojsławice Arboretum.
  • The Gothic Cathedral of St. Stanislaus and St. Wenceslaus from the 14th century has the highest tower in Silesia, standing 103 meters tall.
  • The Evangelical Church of Peace in Świdnica is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Historic Monument of Poland.

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Why is Świdnica worth visiting?
  • Among the most notable landmarks of the Świdnica are the old town and the Stary Rynek square, Gola Dzierżoniowska Castle, Medieval town of Niemcza, Cistercian monastery at Henryków and the Wojsławice Arboretum.
  • The Gothic Cathedral of St. Stanislaus and St. Wenceslaus from the 14th century has the highest tower in Silesia, standing 103 meters tall.
  • The Evangelical Church of Peace in Świdnica is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Historic Monument of Poland.
What are the best day trips from Świdnica?
  • Wrocław
  • Książ Castle
  • Jelenia Góra
  • Wrocław
  • Książ Castle
  • Jelenia Góra
  • Kolorowe Jeziorka
  • Czocha Castle