Nowy Wiśnicz Tour

from 200 PLN

Nowy Wiśnicz Tour

Just about 50 kilomteres from Kraków you will find a city of Nowy Wiśnicz. Our tour takes you to a stunning castle with its famous fortifications. Later on, you are going to see the Monastery of Discalced Carmelites (now turned into a prison). You will learn something more about life of one of the greates Polish painters, Jan Matejko, visiting his friends' manor-house Koryznówka, where now the museum of this painter is located. Later on we will take you for sightseeing in Wiśnicko-Lipnicki landscape park where you can admire picturesque sceneries and some protected objects of nature. In the end, you go to see wooden church od St. Leonard in Lipnica Murowana and Saint's Parish Church in Sobolów - also example of wooden architecture.

Tour in English: any day, on request

Departure time: 9:30am

(we kindly ask to make reservation at least 2 days before tour starts)

What' included?

  • English speaking guide
  • transportation by mini van
  • entrance fees

What you will see


Castle in Nowy Wiśnicz

Impressive castle with fortifications from 14th century

Monastery of Discalced Carmelites (now modified to prison)

Complex erected in 17th century and inhabited by Carmelite monks. In 18th century was turned into prison.

Parish church Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary

Complex of Parish church buildings from 17th century.

Town Hall and main square in Nowy Wiśnicz

Listed in register of immovable monuments of Malopolska.

Manor-house Koryznówka - museum of Jan Matejko

Wooden manor hous, where author of 'The Battle of Grunwal' or 'The Prussian Homage' used to rest.

15th century church in Lipnica Murowana

Example of wooden architecture in Poland

16th century church in Sobołów

Example of wooden architecture in Poland

Before your visit

There is minimal number of participants required: 2 people

Where is the meeting point?
If booked in advance, we can pick you up at your hotel in Krakow. Otherwise, the meeting place is at Matejko Square no. 2, where our check-in office is.
How long is the tour?
Tour lasts for ca. 6,5h.
What means of transportation we are going to use?
We provide our customers transportation by comfortable, air-conditioned mini van.
Is there lunch included?
Lunch is not included, however there is time for lunch in one local restaurant.