In search of the jewels of Rennaissance, Baroque, and Classicism

Sightseeing suggestions

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  • Distance: 259 km
  • Duration: 12 h
The areas surrounding Wrocław and two mountains, Ślęża and Gromnik, abound in palaces and churches that show the exceptional architecture of the region and the skill of the old masters, incomparable to other regions of Poland. The trail leads through the most interesting and best preserved Renaissance, Neoclassical and Baroque palaces and churches. The route will be especially interesting for the lovers of the latter style. The jewels of Baroque architecture that can be found along the trail will leave a lasting impression. Among these are the palaces in Żeleźnik and Krasków, and the excellent examples of the Renaissance style, such as the House of the Dukes of Brzeg in Strzelin, the castle in Gola Dzierżoniowska, the unusual church in Żórawina, or the poignant epitaphs in Przerzeczyn-Zdrój.
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Palace in Alexandrów
Samotwór
Church of the Nativityof the Virgin Mary in Smolec
Smolec
17th century palace
Biskupice Podgórne
Palace in Krzyżowice
Krzyżowice
18th century palace
Królikowice
Church in Kobierzyce
Kobierzyce
Palace in Kobierzyce
Kobierzyce
Baroque gate
Galowice
Palace in Galowice
Galowice
Church of the Holy Trinity in Żórawina
Żórawina
Church of St. Hedwig in Węgry
Węgry
Neogothic manor house
Węgry
19th century palace
Brzezica
St. Mary of the Nativity and St. Wolfgang church in Borów
Borów
Park from the 2d part of the 19th c.
Borów
Eclectic palace in Borek Strzeliński
Borek Strzeliński
House of the Dukes of Brieg
Strzelin
Baroque palace
Żeleźnik
St. Joseph the Betrothed of the Blessed Virgin Mary church in Cierpice
Cierpice
18th century palace
Stanica
Konary palace
Konary
Parish church in Przerzeczyn-Zdrój
Przerzeczyn Zdrój
Palace in Kietlin – Agritourist farm
Kietlin
Castle in Gola Dzierżoniowska
Gola Dzierżoniowska
Palace and park in Dobrocin
Dobrocin
Palace and park in Roztocznik
Roztocznik
Palace and park in Nowizna
Nowizna
Palace and park in Tuszyn
Tuszyn
Church of Our Lady of Częstochowa in Łagiewniki
Łagiewniki
Palace in Łagiewniki
Łagiewniki
Palace in Piotrówek
Piotrówek
Church of St. Anthony and St. Matthew in Glinica
Glinica
Palace in Świątniki
Świątniki
Statue of St Mary near the filial church of Our Lady od Rosary in Szczepanów
Szczepanów
Filial church of St. Anne in Domanice
Domanice
Palace and early 18th century park in Domanice
Domanice
Palace in Milin
Milin
Filial church of St. Michael the Archangel in Milin
Milin
A Baroque house
Kamionna
Church of the Assumption in Zachowice
Zachowice
Church of St. Philomena in Gniechowice
Gniechowice
Palace in Korbielowice
Krobielowice
Church of the Exaltation of the Cross in Sośnica
Sośnica
Church of the Holy Trinity in Małkowice
Małkowice