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Parafia Wang

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Beautiful church with surprising story

It's one of the 'must see' when you visit this region. Approach is easy and accessible, there is... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2018
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This is such a novelty the church is after a Viking design transported from Norway. Absolutely... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
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Ul. Na Sniezke 8, Karpacz 58-540, Poland
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Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

It's one of the 'must see' when you visit this region. Approach is easy and accessible, there is nice view on surrounding peaks but unfortunately there is a fee for everything - access to square=fee; enter inside=fee; photos inside=fee. It's cheap and completely affordable but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This is such a novelty the church is after a Viking design transported from Norway. Absolutely worth every step to get there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We came here to spent some time during our holiday. The church is really nice as well as the town. We were unlucky to see the view on the mountains due to fog. I highly recommend to visit the church inside. It is a very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Some nice place to visit once you are in Karpacz. This is an old church that was supposedly buit by some Nordic settlers that came to Karpacz. Some of the Church elements were constructed from their ship. The church ich quite small and there is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adam Z
Reviewed 21 July 2018

After you have found a parking spot (several paid spots available, but several hundred meters remain, on an ascent. This is clearly a tourist hotspot, with souvenir stands and ice cream sold on the street. Church visits are strictly limited, the door opens, out comes...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Verena W
Reviewed 15 July 2018

It is still a long way to climb up, even after parking the car, but worth it. Wonderful craftsmanship in the stave church (no nails). I'd just been in Norway, so I would have liked to know more about the church and its history, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

The church is very nice. Loved it especially from the outside. Inside was nice but not in English. Just a paper to read.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scarrble1
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely small church made of wood in Norway - sold to prussian king - brought to Berlin, than to Karpacz. 2€ entrance fee. Nice place to spend 1 to 1,5 hours.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PeterHartmann
Reviewed 20 April 2018

A Norwegian wooden church, the only one in this part of Europe. Worth seeing from the outside and inside, bypassing the narrow cloisters and contemplating the Viking decorations. I recommend listening to an audio guide that tells the story of the church. Next to the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank issoria
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The church was beautiful and I would recommend if visiting Karpacz. It is really old with a Chinese look.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from fitzbip | Reviewed this property |
From what I had experienced, there are Buses running as I had noticed while 'fast tracking' down the winding and medium sized bitumen road leading to Karpacz from Wang with my mountain bike. What fun and exhilaration... More