Wisla tours and sightseeing
Wisla lies in the Beskid Slaski in the valley of the Vistula and its two source rivulets: Biala and Czarna Wiselka. Wisla is a beautiful place in the Silesia country, not far from the Czech and Slovakia border . It is a large holiday and ski resort and a cultural centre of Cieszyn Silesia. The highlander village known from the 17th c. became a popular tourist resort at the end of the 19th c. The majority of Wisla inhabitants are Evangelical. Wisla is a centre of folk traditions of the Beskid highlanders. The Beskid Culture Week is organized here every year. The town centre lies at a height of 431 m above sea level and the highest point, the peak of Barania Mountain has 1,221 m.. Tourists that come to Wisla have more than 100 kilometres of tourist trails to their disposition. In the summer those are the trails with different scale of difficulty for pedestrians and mountain bikers. In the winter Wisla has beautiful routes for Nordic and downhill skiers, more than 20 ski lift (with most of the routes lighted). On the city area there are 5 ski jumps. During the summer Wisla guests have an outdoor pool to their disposition, as well as indoor pools, tennis courts and sport fields (Sport Centre Jonidlo, Sport Centre Start). Most renowned 5 star Hotel Golebiewski offers the ultramodern Tropikana swimming pool.
If you are going to spend some time in Wisla you will need to book your hotel and we encourage you to do it by using our hotel search panel on our website where you will find widest choice of hotels in Wisla and best rates.
We can also offer you many tours and activities like:
- skiing/snowboarding lessons with professional instructors
- mountain and bicycle tourism
- sleigh rides
We can also organize day tours from Wisla to:
- Istebna – the home village of the famous Alpinist Jerzy Kukuczka
- Koniakow – a village famous for its laces
- Czech Republic or Slovakia
Please contact us for more details.