Szczyrk is located 50 miles (80 kilometers) southwest of Krakow and 190 miles (306 kilometers) southwest of the national capital, Warsaw.
Silesia is brimming with cultural and natural attractions, from firmly-established, must-see spots to lesser known delights. Pszczyna and Brzeszcze are two other places worth checking out while you're in Silesia.
Katowice, is another good place to discover. It is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Szczyrk and offers a diverse range of things to do and see, like Drapacz Chmur, Silesian Theatre and Silesian Museum. Cathedral of Christ the King, Goldstein Palace and Katowice International Fair are among the many other attractions in Katowice that should be included on everyone's to-do list.
Head to Silesia 's art galleries, theaters and history museums. These are excellent spots to explore, especially when the weather is less than perfect. If the weather is fine, head outside and discover Silesia 's gardens.
Get a different view of the Silesia area by heading skyward. Parasailing is a popular pastime here. There are some cool ways to enjoy the outdoors in and around Szczyrk. Hiking and mountain climbing are just two popular ways thrill seekers here can get their thrills.
When it's time to leave this special place, bid a fond Narazie (farewell) to the people you've met and the places you've enjoyed.