Olesno is located some 150 miles (241 kilometers) from Warsaw, the country's capital, and about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Wroclaw.
Of course, visiting just one place, regardless of its popularity, usually only offers you a glimpse into the wider qualities of a region. So allow time to savour Silesia 's other cities, attractions and landscapes. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Olesno are Wielun, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south, and Opole, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast.
Katowice is 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Olesno. This regional center offers a wide range of points of interest, such as Jerzy Zietek Rondo, Cathedral of Christ the King and Parachute Tower Katowice. Altus Tower, Silesian Theatre and St. Stephen's Church are just a sample of the other attractions in Katowice that should be on every traveler's itinerary.
Feed your mind by visiting Silesia 's excellent theaters, art galleries and history museums. An effective way to understand an area is by learning about its past. Take a trip to the traditional villages while you are in the area.
Get a different view of Silesia by heading skyward. Paragliding is a great way to spend a few hours here. For those who like to get wet, this is a great place for watersports. Sailing is a popular option here and another popular watersport on offer is boating.
When it's time to leave this special place, bid a fond Narazie (farewell) to the characters you have met and the places you've enjoyed.