Wrocław

A historical city in Poland.

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Summary

Wrocław, the historical capital of Silesia and Lower Silesia, is the largest city in the region. The city has a rich history and is known for its Brick Gothic and Baroque architecture. The Main Market Square, which is the oldest medieval public square in Poland, is a must-visit.

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Reasons to visit Wrocław

  • It is the historical capital of Silesia and Lower Silesia.
  • The early 13th-century Main Market Square (Rynek) in Wrocław is the oldest and one of the largest medieval public squares in Poland.
  • The basement of the old City Hall houses one of the oldest restaurants in Europe—Piwnica Świdnicka.
  • The city is well known for its large number of nightclubs and pubs.
  • The Old Town of Wrocław is one of the best examples of Brick Gothic and Baroque architecture in the country.

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Frequently asked questions about Wrocław

Why is Wrocław worth visiting?
  • It is the historical capital of Silesia and Lower Silesia.
  • The early 13th-century Main Market Square (Rynek) in Wrocław is the oldest and one of the largest medieval public squares in Poland.
  • The basement of the old City Hall houses one of the oldest restaurants in Europe—Piwnica Świdnicka.
  • The city is well known for its large number of nightclubs and pubs.
  • The Old Town of Wrocław is one of the best examples of Brick Gothic and Baroque architecture in the country.
What are the best day trips from Wrocław?
  • Książ Castle
  • Jelenia Góra
  • Kolorowe Jeziorka
  • Świdnica
  • Moszna Castle
  • Lądek-Zdrój
  • Park Miniatur Zabytków Dolnego Śląska w Kowarach
  • Fort Srebrna Góra