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Siemiechów

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The village of Siemiechów, population 1,873 (Year: 2003) people, is in Lesser Poland Voivodeship in the Carpathian foothills near Tarnów, Zakliczyn, and Tuchów in south-eastern Poland.

View of North-West, Siemiechów, Poland
Church of Offering in the Temple and Ascension of Our Lord Jesus
Church of The Virgin Mary of Candles

Get in[edit]

Daily trains from Kraków and Tarnów connect to the train station (PKP) in the gmina (commune) Gromnik, only 6 km East. Daily buses (PKS) connect Kraków to nearby Zakliczyn, only 6 km west, and between Tarnów and Gromnik with the village's 3 bus stops.

Get around[edit]

By foot, car, bicycle, motorcycle, or call for Taxi service located in Zakliczyn.

See[edit]

Beautiful panoramas of the Carpathian foothills. Excellent views from the ski area "Jurasówka" and the "Biała Brzoza" ("White Birch") agrotourism center.

View of Siemiechów, Poland Village Center
  • Offering in the Temple and Ascension of Our Lord Jesus (Ofiarowania w Świątyni i Wniebowstąpienia Pana Jezusa).
  • The Virgin Mary of Candles (Matki Boskiej Gromnicznej).

Do[edit]

Beautiful area to go camping, hiking, bird watching, mountain biking, motorcycling, ATVing, horse riding, mushroom and berry picking, and skiing. Every year is the annual parish and harvest festivals, which comprise of music, dancing, folk culture, and delicious food and drink.

Buy[edit]

There are two local variety stores in the village, and a larger supermarket and many other stores in Zakliczyn.

Eat[edit]

Old stone monument along road side in Siemiechów

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

Private rooms available at agrotourism center "Biała Brzoza".

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