Rzeszów Travel and Tourist Guide

Rzeszów

Rzeszów Coat of ArmsRzeszów Travel and Tourist Guide – Rzeszów is a place in south eastern Poland in the province of Podkarpackie, a city in south-eastern Poland on the Wislok River with a population of 172,813 inhabitants, as of 30th June 2009.

Rzeszów is a major rail and road junction on the route running from Krakow to Lvov and is the capital and largest city of the Subcarpathian Voivodeship since 1 January 1999 and was previously within the Rzeszów Voivodeship from 1945 to 1998.

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Rzeszów Travel and Tourist Guide

Poland Travel Guide Information

This is a travel and tourist guide about the country of Polska which is located in central Europe. You are very welcome to visit our site and we hope that you will enjoy the experience.

Our guide is easy to use as each village, town and city has it’s own page with useful information for the visitor. Not all sections appearing on the left of our guide, on this place may have information as this is an ongoing project.

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Accommodation in Rzeszów

You will find the full range of accommodation in this town from the most luxurious five star hotels with up to date and modern amenities to pensions (a type of guest house or boarding house) and rooms or apartments at very reasonable prices. Some of the larger towns and cities will also have hostels.

If you prefer to stay in a more rural location there are a number of “Agro” style of accommodation places on farms and in the countryside plus there may be camp sites nearby.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the accommodation directly as we do not take commission and we take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if we were to include it here.

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Activities & Attractions in Rzeszów

Poland is a country with a large variety of landscapes, a place where you can experience all four seasons. This provides the visitor with many opportunities for adventure and different activities and visiting attractions, whether you enjoy the mountains, lakes, rivers or the beaches you will find something that suits you.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about the activity or attraction please contact the provider directly as we do not take commission and we take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if we were to include it here.

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Geography of Rzeszów

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History of Rzeszów

During the Middle Ages the site of the present city was a fortified border settlement of the Sandomierz Duchy. It returned to Poland in 1340 and was granted a town charter in 1354.

The town was in the hands of a number of families such as Rzeszowski, Ligeza and Lubomirski. From 1772 it was part of Austria and between the World Wars it was incorporated into Poland’s Central Industrial District.

The old city centre with it’s market square surrounded by town houses built from the 17th to 20th century and the Town Hall built in the late 19th century. One of these buildings houses the Ethnographical Museum about the folklore from the Rzeszów region.

Museums in Rzeszów

Polska is full of history and the Polish are great lovers of knowledge of the past so you will find many museums in the country, whether it be a folk, military, science, skansen, transport or any other type.

Poland has a long history and has been an important trading route that has been invaded by many different groups over the past 1,000 years. Museums are a great way to explore the nations history about the inhabitants of the land in the past, their lives and customs.

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Places to Eat in Rzeszów

There are many restaurants covering the usual pizza to those offering local Polish traditional and regional cuisine.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the place to eat directly as we do not take commission and we take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if we were to include it here.

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Tourist Information in Rzeszów

Poland Travel Guide – This web site will eventually have tourist information on most of the places in Polska. Being a web site you will be able to access the information on most digital platforms, including your laptop, personal computer or a mobile phone.

Tourist organisations are welcome to contact us for details on how to display their information on Rzeszów Travel and Tourist Guide.

PTTK – Polish Tourist and Sightseeing Society is a non-profit organisation that you will find in many places in Poland.

It is one of the oldest tourist societies in Europe and was was created by the merger of two societies: Polish Tatry Society (1873) and Polish Country Lovers Society (1906).

Official Tourist Information Centres in Poland are divided into 1*, 2*, 3* and 4* Certified and Non-Certified. All Certified Tourist Centres provide information in one or more foreign languages and have an expanded range of services as compared to the Non-Certified.

Tourist Information

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www.pttkrzeszow.pl 35-064 Rzeszów, ul.Matejki 2 PTTK
www.podkarpackie.travel.pl ul. Szopena 51/302, 35-959 Rzeszów Tourist Information Centre

Transport in Rzeszów

Rzeszów has an international airport, Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport (IATA: RZE, ICAO: EPRZ) located in Jasionka, a village about 10 km, 6.2 miles from the centre of the city. It is the seventh busiest airport in Poland and has seasonal transatlantic connections.

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e-podroznik.pl Bus & Train Timetables www.e-podroznik.pl
Rzeszów-Jasionka Airport Airport www.rzeszowairport.pl/en
Przewozy Regionalne Railways www.przewozyregionalne.pl

Websites of Rzeszów

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Urząd Miasta Rzeszowa ul. Okrzei 1 Official Site
Tadeusz Poźniak FOTOGRAFIA 36-047 Niechobrz 560A Photographic Site

Regional Links

Province

The Podkarpackie Voivodship was created in 1999 and is located in south eastern Poland.

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Places in Province

The cities, towns and villages of the region of Podkarpackie.

Places in Province

Map of Rzeszów

 

Rzeszów Travel and Tourist Guide – Podkarpackie – Poland Travel Guide

Tatra Mountains in southern Poland