Lesser Poland is a region in Poland's southeast corner and has a border to Slovakia, where you can find holiday rentals Banska Bystrica and apartments Kosice. Its capital is the city of Krakow which was also the capital between the middle of the 11th century and the year 1596. The history of this region is one of the main factors that attract so many visitors every year, for many people from all over the world, the cultural capital of Poland is the breathtaking city of Krakow.Travelling to Poland and enjoying Lesser Poland holidays can be a educational, spiritually uplifting and healthy for your mind, body and soul. Sample all the delights that Lesser Poland holidays have to offer, a trip to this part of the globe has something to offer absolutely everyone.
Don't miss to visit Krakow - During your Lesser Poland holidays
UNESCO declared the Old Town of Krakow to be a World Heritage Site. Thus a visit to this place can take you through a myriad of beautiful and unique sights, such as fascinating museums and imposing, awe-inspiring castles. Grim reminders of war atrocities also exist amid the modern world of Poland and for the history buffs, visits to the Auschwitz concentration camp or the Majdanek concentration camp can be a harrowing but necessary experience. Among the many museums here, one can visit the National Museum, the Polish Aviation Museum and the Czartoryski Museum to name but a few.Lesser Poland holidays can also be full of natural splendour with nine major national parks being located here. The Tatra National Park is one of the biggest attraction for tourists in Lesser Poland. For a close and intimate connection with nature, travellers to Lesser Poland shouldn't miss out on a visit to underground spas of such as Rabka and Solec-Zdroj, which will gloriously rejuvenate, relax and pamper your mind and body.The wooden churches in this region are also a fabulous sight to behold. Places like Binarowa and Debno boast churches that are testimony to the medieval Roman Catholic churches. Depending on the churches you visit, you can see heavy influences from the Baroque period and the Rococo style as well.
Ski chalet Lesser Poland or apartment in Krakow? - You have the choice
One of the best ways to enjoy a holiday in Lesser Poland is to opt for staying in Lesser Poland apartments. Such accommodation is available all over Lesser Poland and depending on personal budgets and preferences, one can also opt for a bed and breakfast facility. Krakow also has plenty of places for the weary traveller to rest their head and some of the best Lesser Poland apartments are available in this county.Most of the Lesser Poland apartments come with a choice of number of bedrooms, laundry facilities, self catering and television and internet connections as well. There are ski chalets to choose from as well, depending on what time of the year you visit Lesser Poland.
If you have enough time, it's possible to make a round-trip through the Eastern European countries. Along your route,the following regions are worth-seeing: