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Bialowieza Forest

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Bialowieza, Poland
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Magical Forest

Is a place that is full of peace and quiet. We left Warsaw, and after three and a half hours we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nelva G
Reserwat Wysokie Bagno (Wilderness High Swamp) trail

First load the application Bialowieski Park Narodowy (Amistat Spólka z OO). It is free application... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Is a place that is full of peace and quiet. We left Warsaw, and after three and a half hours we arrived. The air is pure, there are many birds and you can easily see small animals. Seeing the living and unmanned nature of humans,...More

Thank Nelva G
Reviewed 1 week ago

First load the application Bialowieski Park Narodowy (Amistat Spólka z OO). It is free application, and consists of detailed map of Białowieża National Park and GPS locator, so you could see where you are, how to get on the trial, and/or how far you have...More

Thank tzd60820
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can give a very positive review about a horse carriage ride that I went with my family in which we also made a couple of stops at the bison refuge and Royal oaks trail. The driver as with many others in Poland could only speak...More

Thank geomang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visit To Bialowieza Park was unplaned and totaly spontanious.Whole day of wandering about and tour on a mini train look a like vehicle.Kids loved the adventure.Lots of beautyful nature and architecture very specific to this part of Poland Restaurant right in a center of a...More

Thank d0tty1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful forest in Europe. The last primeval forest on our continent - with gallant and perspicacious wolves :) - with aurochs - a large wild Eurasian ox that was the ancestor of domestic cattle. It was probably exterminated in Britain in the Bronze...More

Thank Venimus_vidimus_
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Only forest like this in Europe. Non-treated, not cut, multiple of tree species, birds and flowers. Very old trees 300-400 years old.

Thank Jaga-Agata
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The walks and cycle paths through and around the forests would keep walkers and cyclists busy for several days and the local council have done a great job with signs and watch towers We missed the best bird watching season by three weeks but still...More

Thank alisonka
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The forest is fantastic. Definitely get a guide and try to stay for the whole day and go deep into the forest. A 2 -3 hour trip just isn't long enough. Also, bring mosquito repellent. They are plentiful!!

Thank dgreenarc
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Seriously. Long sleeves, long trousers, repellent, in some parts a net and hat is a good idea. Health warning over, let's talk about the forest. It's beautiful but extremely expensive to get into the most protected part- we paid 330PLN for two people for a...More

Thank JosieOxon
Reviewed 3 June 2017

First of all - BRING INSECT SPRAY. Put lots of on. Avoidn shorts and short sleeves. Although very expensive by Polish standards, hire a guide to show you into the forest (required), and enjoy their insight into plants and animals of the forest. Unlikely to...More

1  Thank ch6006hc
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Curtis R
5 December 2016|
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Response from Shelly R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Curtis. We hired a guide and he took us in his car to the entrance of the restricted area of the forest and from there on foot of course. We were staying at a Hotel Zubrowka and he net us there.
13 November 2016|
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Response from Astroblood | Reviewed this property |
The best way is to get to Bialystok and get a bus to Bialowieza from there. Accommodation prices there are not very big. the guided tour is the best way to know more about forest. 3h tour is about 200zl and there is max 10... More