5 Reasons To Visit Warsaw
Earn a lot of wonderful experience, enjoyment, and an opportunity to explore your dreams when visiting this historical city –
The old town,
1. A Great Place to Learn History
At the beginning of the 20th century,
In 1939 – Nazi Germany attacked Poland and bombed
Hitler herded them into what was known as the Ghetto of
From 1943 to 1944 – The Jews rebelled; however, their protests were muted, and the
Around 7,00,000 people died during this time. You can visit the remains of the
In 1955 – The
Countries in the
In 1989 – During this year, the appearance of
The large housing projects were developed, the streets were made more prominent, and attractions like Stalin’s Palace of Culture and Science were created.
2. Discover Beautiful Old Town
It is so true that you can notice now a completely rebuilt
Poland has seventeen UNESCO listed World Heritage Sites, and
Poland’s Presidential Palace: The Presidential Palace at number 46/48. The mysterious fenced-off building is guarded by stone lions and stern-looking soldiers.
In front of the building, you can see the heroic Polish Army Commander Jozef Poniatowski’s statue.
There is also the popular attraction of Poland’s Presidential Palace, which is the venue for protests, public demonstrations, and speeches.
Historical Castles: If you are waiting to discover ancient castles, then the castles of
The Royal Castle was the seat of Polish monarchs. The Castle now holds the Royal Castle Museum, which has magnificent pieces of oriental carpets and decorative artworks on display.
Copernicus Science Centre: You can recognize a stylish building behind the Wisla River, which is one of the most innovatively created science museums in Europe.
This is a remarkable place where everyone can enjoy, learn, and earn knowledge.
3. The Green City
You will be amazed to know that
Take a long walk through the Royal Baths Park (also known as Lazienki Park) and enjoy the incredible beauty of peaceful nature.
Why are you not visiting the University of
Saski Park: Saski Park or the Saxon Garden is located in the city center between Pilsudski Square and Marszalkowska street, 1 km away from the Old town.
This beautiful garden was renovated with more attractions and now offers 21 baroque statues along the main avenue of the garden.
It is a baroque garden in the French style, situated next to the royal Saxon Palace and the first public park in
Lazienki Park (Royal Baths Park): Lazienki Park is the largest park in the small city of
You can enjoy many amazing views upon visiting: there is a splendid lake, a statue of Chopin, a vast pond, wide gardens, a café, and many different walks to go on.
The Lazienki Park is a haven for peacocks strutting around the Palace and the Theatre. It is also famous for squirrels, and you can give them a few nuts to eat. It’s a wonderful experience!
Wilanow Park: The park consists of a 45-hectare area and adjoins the Wilanow Palace. Discover a two-level baroque Italian garden that extends from the palace down to the lake.
You can visit the south to explore the Anglo-Chinese design. The northern section has a classical English landscaped park.
There is also a gorgeous Neo-Renaissance rose garden for you to enjoy. Remember, you can enter the park until the last 30 minutes before closing time.
4.The Colorful Culture of
Don’t forget to know about
The Royal Garden of Light: It will bring to you a plethora of excitement and enjoyment! The Royal Garden of Light is the most spectacular festival in
It is located in the gardens of a Baroque Royal Palace called the Polish Versailles.
The Wilanow festival is an incredible open-air exhibition with thousands of diodes forming tunnels, installations, sculptures, and trees.
The decorations are accompanied by classical music and mappings on the fort façade. If you are a classical music lover, then it will be an awesome activity for your amusement.
The Chopin Museum: The Chopin Museum is an appealing destination for kids, adults, and mostly for music lovers.
It is a moderately new museum, which was completely rebuilt for the 2010 Chopin Year Celebrations. This musical museum within the Baroque Ostrogski Palace showcases Poland’s most famous composers’ activities.
You can spend your time exploring the exclusive four floors of displays. The history & culture of Old
They allow only limited visitation for each hour. You can book the tour in advance here.
5. Discover Best Restaurant, Bar, & Café:
Warsaw cuisine contains the city’s real flavor full of diversity and energy.
You can enjoy the best restaurant food or local desserts or eat your breakfast sitting on the grass – everything is possible to make your dream come true.
Get an idea about a few delicious food items in
Amazing Café Pyzy Flaki Gorace: The primary specialty of this restaurant is to serve food in a jar; they give a modern look to the traditional pierogi.
Also, you can get a small mason jar with the pierogi. A variety of delicious flavors are available in this café, which has the best pierogi in
BIERHALLE Restaurant: Bierhalle is situated in 6 locations in the city and one in
The waiting staff dress in traditional countryside costumes and decorate the tables with blue and white checked tablecloths.
You can order all types of Polish dishes to soak up your two-pint stein of beer. The price of a liter of Pilsner is 22PLN, and a bottle of Prosecco is about 14 dollars.
The Alchemist Gastro Pub: They are located in the heart of the city and a 2 minute walk away from the Old Town, by the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier & the National Theatre.
This pub provides the best customer service in the city, excellent quality Polish craft beer, allergy menus, gluten-free beer, and also offers specialized care of dietary intolerances.
A great taste of Poland’s chocolate: This is an exclusive surprise for you! Don’t forget to take a delicious taste of ‘Warsaw (Blackcurrant and Pernod)’ chocolate, which provides an unforgettable sweetness in the mouth!
The best time to visit this city is between June and August; however, you can embark upon a trip at any time of the year, which is waiting with a lot of surprises for you. Now the time is yours!
You might wanna check this out: Best day trips from Warsaw
hello, i really want to first appreciate your effort in putting this great website together and writing this article. i had always had my eye on going to poland. what i have heard about the culture intrigues me. now you have given me more reasons to visit the place. is there anyway i can get a tour guide?
I’m glad you planning to visit Poland and enjoyed my post, and yes of course you can get a tour guide. Check out this link for tours in Warsaw. I’m sure you will find something interesting.
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What a fascinating guide to such a beautiful city. How amazing that Warsaw and its people have maintained their vibrancy through several occupations of European powers. I’m totally in love with all the historical architecture and terraced housing – I could wander the streets all day just soaking up the sights.
I’m definitely putting Warsaw on my bucket list, although I hope to get to see this great city long before then. Does Warsaw offer guided tours of all the historic and significant buildings?
Warsaw is a popular place for historic tours by school groups and history buffs and this tour might be something you looking for.
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I found your article very useful and informative. Poland is a very beautiful place to visit .There are so many places to visit in Warsaw Poland like Royal Castle Museum , Copenicus Science Centre,Poland’s Presidential Palace ,Lazienki Park, Saski Park , Wilanow Park, The Royal Garden of Light, The Chopin Museum etc
Thanks for sharing this great article on 5 reasons to visit Warsaw.
I so much enjoy the atmosphere of old historic buildings and environments, I shoes what the natural and undiluted human capabilities really means. The 5 reasons you’ve stated are really worth it, for history lover like me, I’d like to visit Warsaw. Thanks for sharing this informative article, it’ll be able to make people see the beauty of Warsaw.