Po symbolicznej edycji w 2020 roku Jazz nad Odrą powraca w pełnej krasie. Pięć dni koncertów na trzech scenach, gwiazdy polskiego i światowego jazzu oraz tradycyjne jam session do rana – Strefa Kultury Wrocław odkrywa pierwsze karty tegorocznego programu.
The holidays in 2022 falls on January 17 – February 27
Lower Silesian hotels and tourist attractions have been preparing to welcome guests for several months. For this occasion, a series of proposals and vacation packages have been prepared that will help you save some money and guarantee a good holiday for the whole family. The skiing conditions are good, but after the positive temperatures in the last days of December and in the first days of the new year, there may be losses in individual parts of the slopes, so before leaving with the intention of skiing, it is worth checking the image from the cameras provided to us on the resorts websites.
There are two large ski resorts in Klodzko Land (Ziemia Kłodzka) – Ski Arena in Zieleniec and Czarna Góra Resort. Both centers offer a comprehensive offer with very extensive gastronomic and accommodation offers.
When heading to Duszniki-Zdrój, and more precisely to Zieleniec, it is worth remembering that on January 22, 2022, February 5, 2022 and February 26, 2022, the competition as part of the Children’s Orlica Cup will take place – this year it will be 27th edition of the cup. Competitors can be registered up to two days before the competition. As every year, the competition is a lot of fun, hundreds of participants, guests and great fun.
Check the Zieleniec Sport Arena offer for winter holidays 2022
Zieleniec photo: Zieleniec Sport Arena
In the Czarna Góra Resort, in addition to kilometers of snow-covered slopes, equipment rentals and ski schools, guests can enjoy additional attractions such as the Czarna Żmija gravity railway, an 800 square meter ice rink, a sea rink, an almost 3 km long toboggan run and a rich program for the youngest guests in individual accommodation facilities. Czarna Góra boasts an extensive Spa z Natury zone, which will satisfy even the most demanding guests and will allow you to relax after a day full of attractions on the slopes.
Check the offer of Czarna Góra Resort for winter holidays
Czarna Góra Resort
Another interesting facility that organizes time for guests in winter is Hotel Niemcza Spa. As part of the Holidays in Lower Silesia package, guests receive accommodation, breakfast, dinner with a glass of wine from the Niemczańska Vineyard, a voucher to be used in the Spa area and the opportunity to participate in a selected attraction during the entire holiday period. The program includes, among others walks around Niemcza with a guide and workshops on making gingerbread using the old Polish method in the Gingerbread House in Niemcza; bonfires with sausages, mulled wine and hot chocolate on the premises of the Hotel; club room for children – pool table, table tennis, table football, toys; evenings with a winemaker and stories about wines combined with the presentation of the award-winning Lutomiersk and Niemcza cheeses; warming rituals in saunas with an aufguss ceremony for adults; nudity zone, i.e. night sauna for adults in the SPA & Wellness Zone from 19:00 to 21:00 every Wednesday.
Hotel Niemcza SPA
The Former Gold Mine in Złoty Stok
During the winter holidays, the mine invites you to the beautiful Złote Mountains (lit. Golden Mountains). There are two very interesting tunnels in the mine, an interesting museum in the building of pre-war owners of the mine and a medieval settlement – a wooden playground and experimentation town built in the style of medieval settlements. Due to its location, Złoty Stok offers very mysterious and charming hikes, and an extensive road network makes it easier to navigate between attractions. From here, you have 30 kilometers to drive to the slopes in Sienna (Czarna Góra Resort). On the way, it is worth stopping to see the panorama of the Złote Mountains. One of such places is the observation tower in Jawornik Wielki, to get to it, it is worth turning left just behind Złoty Stok and catching up a few additional kilometers.
Złoty Stok Mine is open daily, in the winter season, from 8:00 to 16:00.
Kopalnia Złota w Złotym Stoku
The Radochowska Cave is one of the most interesting places in the Sudetes yet this geological treasure of Lower Silesia is definitely too little known. It is worth remembering that you can discover its secrets also in winter. The cave is presented by professional guides, who add variety to the trip and guarantee the safety of the guests.
Niedźwiedzia Cave (lit. The Bear Cave) is the best known cave in Lower Silesia and in Poland. This longest cave in Poland is filled with phenomenal stalactites of exceptional beauty. The discovery of the cave in 1966 as a result of mining works makes it one of the best-preserved natural attractions in the country. The cave opens to visitors on January 18 after a week-long break in activity.
Śnieżnik, located at 1426 meters above sea level, is waiting for those who like hiking. There is a charming mountain hostel at the top, so we can always warm ourselves with a cup of warm tea. The beginning of the trip can be planned in Międzygórze or in Kletno.
The Uranium Mine in Kletno is another of the underground attractions on the eastern side of the Kłodzko Poviat. Wandering through the Cold War Soviet secret in the aura of underground secrets is an excellent proposition at any time of the year, the more that the hosts have prepared an offer of a night tour, which can provide additional impressions. The Uranium Mine is open daily from 10.30am. Last admission is at 4:30 PM.
Uranium Mine in Kletno
The Bukowy Park Hotel in Polanica-Zdrój is an excellent accommodation facility, which has prepared vacation packages including access to the Spa and Wellness zone with a swimming pool and jacuzzi, a discount on ski equipment rental, breakfast and dinner in the form of a buffet. One of the flagship services of the hotel are extensive Medical Spa treatments. For families with children, who must have their own zone and comfort, there are apartments in a separate building with a games zone, air hockey and table football. The combination of all the necessary attractions in one place may encourage a spontaneous trip to the Sudetes. Bukowy Park is located in the center of Polanica, 1.5 km from the train station, so access by rail is one of the most convenient suggestions.
Hotel Bukowy Park
Kudowa-Zdrój is one of the most popular health resorts in Poland. Another important factor is the convenient location next to the Stołowe Mountains National Park, which also has a lot to offer in winter, and the routes are open and accessible. When planning the time during the holidays, it is worth paying attention to the Ecocentre, which is an educational and exhibition center of the Stołowe Mountains National Park, where you can get to know the natural and cultural values of the Stołowe Mountains. The Ekocentrum has a modern, multimedia and interactive exhibition that will interest both young and old. Admission to the Ecocentre is free. The already cult Toy Museum has been operating in Kudowa-Zdrój for many years. For adult visitors of the Toy Museum, it is a journey back in time and a sentimental trip, and for children it is a real discovery – hundreds of different toys that have been unavailable on store shelves for years. In winter, the museum is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Toy Museum in Kudowa-Zdrój
During the winter holidays, the Former Coal Mine in Nowa Ruda remains open. See what drove this part of Silesia for almost 600 years. Nowa Ruda is a treat for non-motorized people – while traveling by train, you can see, considered by many to be one of the most beautiful railway lines in Poland connecting Kłodzko with Wałbrzych.
Karkonosze Mountains (Giant Mountains)
There are 3 large ski resorts on the Polish side of the Karkonosze Mountains: Winterpol Karpacz Biały Jar Ski Station, Szrenica Ski Arena and SKI & SUN Świeradów Zdrój.
The Ski Arena in Szklarska Poręba is the best-known and largest of the Karkonosze resorts on the Polish side of the border, the slopes are snow-covered and should not cause any problems even for beginners.
The SKI & SUN Świeradów Zdrój ski resort offers the most modern in Poland 8-seater gondola lift and a comfortable, illuminated 2500m ski slope.
In Karpacz, there is a 4-seater sofa, a 2-seater sofa and 7 T-bar lifts, poma and tapes waiting for those thirsty for white madness.
In Szklarska Poręba, and more precisely in Jakuszyce, the largest cross-country skiing center in Poland, the Sports Center at Polana Jakuszycka, has been established for over a year. Most of the routes are located in the Izera Mountains in the Szklarska Poręba Forest District and partially in the Świeradów Zdrój Forest District.
Hotel Biathlon is located in Jakuszyce – a district of Szklarska Poręba, and offers a perfect holiday in the heart of Polish cross-country skiing. A well-equipped games and games room awaits the youngest guests, while parents can use the Spa with jacuzzi or a wide range of sports facilities. Located at an altitude of 886 m above sea level it is one of the highest-altitude hotels in Poland.
On January 29, 2022, a large event will be held here as part of the Piast Race – The Run for Women and Men (Bieg Piastów – Bieg Dla Kobiet i Mężczyzn).
Karkonoskie Tajemnice (lit. The Karkonosze Mysteries), winner in the National Geographic competition “7 New Wonders of Poland”, is an underground multimedia exhibition presenting the mystical and legendary world of the Karkonosze Mountains and their ruler – the Mountain Spirit!
While visiting the Underground Kingdom of the Mountain Spirit, you will learn 12 amazing stories about him, the history of the former Karkonosze and Karpacz inhabitants: herbalists, glassmakers, natural treasure hunters – Walloons. You will turn into a hunter of a philosopher’s stone or Mandragora root, create your own image of the Mountain Spirit, play a magic harp, brew your first elixir, and also cause a thunderstorm!
The organizers have also prepared a unique offer for groups of more than 15 people, in addition to guided tours, you can take advantage of the creative workshops “Discoverer of the Karkonosze Secrets”. The workshops are great educational fun and complement what the participants of the trip will discover in the Kingdom of the Mountain Spirit.
From 17/01/22 Karkonoskie Tajemnice in Karpacz extend the opening hours. The museum will be open daily from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.
How to visit Wałbrzych without rushing, stay in a place full of recreational opportunities and relax at the same time? Hotel Aqua Zdrój has prepared the Ferie 2022 Active and Family package, under which children up to 4 years old can use the offer free of charge, and children up to 12 years old can count on large discounts. The hotel is an excellent starting point for attractions such as the Old Mine, the Porcelain Museum in Wałbrzych, and other interesting places in Wałbrzych, such as Książ Castle (public transport bus 12 – near Wałbrzych Miasto station) or the Walim Adit “RIESE” located within the reach of public transport. (public transport bus 5 – near Wałbrzych Centrum station).
The Old Mine in Wałbrzych
Lower SIlesian Wilderness (Bory Dolnośląskie)
The Gate to Borów Dolnośląskie, i.e. Kliczków Castle, has prepared an offer for guests planning at least a 7-day holiday. Winter Holidays 2022 is an exceptionally wide offer, especially for families with children. The program includes daily animations for children, family admission to the ZOO in Görlitz or to the Grapa Ranch, tickets to the ceramics museum, family admission to the Magic Pławna – the Castle of Silesian Legends, a family bonfire with sausages, horse grooming lessons, an ice rink and other attractions.
Odra Valley – Wrocław – Centennial Hall
Winter camps with the Centennial Hall – MAX Holidays!
How to experience the journey without leaving Wrocław? The Centennial Hall has an offer for lovers of dragons, knights, kings and huge castles. There will also be something for fans of the legendary, warlike Vikings and frosty Scandinavia.
The first adventure with the Centennial Hall is a great journey towards mysterious Scandinavia and its inhabitants. What were the Viking settlements like? Why did the northern warriors affix carvings of dragon heads to the bows of their ships? What kind of life did the Scandinavians lead every day
at the turn of the 9th and 10th centuries? Participants of the first winter day camp at the Centennial Hall will not only learn everything about the construction of the legendary Viking ships, but will build a drakkar prototype by themselves. The first stay – In the footsteps of the Vikings is planned from 31.01. until 04/02/2022
The second half of the winter break at the Centennial Hall is a close encounter with unique buildings that still arouse admiration, delight, and sometimes amaze people. Another summer camp for winter camps
is a trip along the trail of fairy-tale constructions, truly royal castles and mysterious fairy-tale castles. Participants will look for answers to the question of what materials were used to build the locks, how many towers should be equipped with them and how to construct a drawbridge. The great journey through the court chambers, secret passages and dark dungeons will be crowned with the construction of a huge fairy-tale structure of the castle made of cardboard. Masterpieces Castle Day Camp will be held on January 7-11, 2022.
The workshops are aimed at children and adolescents aged 6-13. The Centennial Hall provides accident insurance as part of the fee and full board in the form of 3 meals, which can be adapted to the individual needs of the child. Prepared meals
they are in place, they are delicious and healthy.
Detailed information can be found at halastulecia.pl.
Winter break 2022 in Hydropolis
This year, another edition of the day camp will be held at the Hydropolis Ecological Education Center. The topics of archeology, volcanoes, forests, illusion and film will be discussed. Thematic classes will be held, among others in a museum or film center. Children aged 6-11 can be enrolled.
Details at number 691 900 217.
Acrobatic day camps at GoJump
GOjump and GOair is the largest complex of sports facilities in Lower Silesia! The trampoline park is a huge space filled with trampolines, mattresses and other attractions. It is an amazing place that gives you the opportunity to spend an active holiday. Not everyone knows that it also houses a professionally equipped acrobatic zone – two trampolines, a path, an acrobatic board, DMT and a lot of additional equipment of the highest quality.
The acrobatic camps are intended for children aged 5-12. All willing people can take part in them, even those who are just starting their adventure with acrobatics. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the secrets of acrobatic training under the watchful eye of great coaches.
Half-camps will be held on 31.01. – 04/02/2022.
Holidays with bowling
Organized groups with guardians and leisure organizers will surely appreciate the SkyBowling bowling alley located in the Sky Tower skyscraper. A special discount offer has been prepared for them. After the end of the tournament, the best player will receive a commemorative diploma. In the same building there are other attractions such as Kolejkowo, the spider exhibition and the viewpoint on the penultimate 49th floor.
More Wrocław offers for winter break 2022 can be found at go.wroclaw.pl.
The end of works is scheduled for the turn of 2022/2023
The Wrocław Christmas Market started on November 19. It will last until the end of the year until December 31, including New Year's Eve. It is also worth considering the fairs in Kliczków, Łomnica and at the Grodziec Castle as a tourist attraction.
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It is no coincidence that Ząbkowice Śląskie, called the City of the Leaning Tower and Frankenstein, is an extraordinary town in Lower Silesia with unique attractions. It is here that the only such Leaning Tower is located and it is in Ząbkowice Śląskie that the terrible story about Frankenstein has its roots.
The pass is located in the eastern Karkonosze Mountains and rises to a height of 1046 m above sea level.