Warsaw, the national capital, is situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest of Garwolin.
To find out why so many holiday-makers keep choosing Masovia as a travel destination, make sure you and your travel buddies spend a bit more time in the many scenic and cultural attractions around Garwolin. Minsk Mazowiecki, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south, and Otwock is located 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast.
When you come to Garwolin, make a day trip to Warsaw. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest, this regional city is where you can find Warsaw Barbican, Fountain Park and Warsaw Stock Exchange. Szczesliwice Ski Slope, Warsaw Historical Museum and Nowy Swiat Street are more interesting sights in Warsaw that should be on every visitor's list.
Discover the Masovia (province) food culture by visiting the regional cafés. Popular dishes are zrazy wołowe zawijane (dill cucumbers and onions wrapped in thin strips of beef) and pyzy z mięsem (round potato dumplings stuffed with meat), but naturally there are many other dishes for real food lovers. To end your dining experience, you can't go past nalesniki (pancakes filled with sweet white cheese).
When the time comes to head back to your friends and family at home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond and teary Narazie (farewell).