Belchatow is located 95 miles (153 kilometers) north of Krakow and about 90 miles (145 kilometers) southwest of Warsaw, Poland's capital.
To see why so many travelers decide on Greater Poland as a place to spend their vacation time, make sure you and your travel buddies see a bit more of the region. Roughly 15 miles (24 kilometers) away you'll find Piotrkow Trybunalski. Set aside a day here to see the Piotrkow Trybunalski Regional Museum and Wielka Synagogue.
To get a real sense of a place, it's often helpful to return to the past. Greater Poland 's fine old castles are a great place to start. When the weather is fine, why not investigate Greater Poland 's gardens?.
Don't leave this area without getting a bird's-eye view. There are a number of great places to try sky diving. Should you hear the call to adventure, follow the lead of local thrill seekers and spend a few hours hiking or mountain biking.
Discover the various tastes of Greater Poland by checking out local food. Kopytka (potato dumplings) and kiszczonka (black pudding soup) are two local dishes that will delight visitors' with a true taste of Greater Poland. But your meal is not finished until you have had rogale świętomarcińskie (croissants filled with poppy seeds, nuts and raisins), a common dessert.
As your time here draws to an end, spend your last zloties on last-minute mementos and say Narazie to the characters you have met and the places you've seen.