Nowy Targ Travel Guide

Nowy Targ

Nowy Targ Coat of Arms - Nowy Targ Travel GuideNowy Targ Travel Guide - a place in south eastern Poland in the province of Małopolska. Nowy Targ is a district town (Latin: Novum Forum, Slovak: Nový Targ, German: Neumarkt) in southern Poland with 34,100 inhabitants as of 2006.

It is the historical capital and a major industrial centre of the mountain region of Podhale, with a 660-year history, known by all as the City of Mountaineers.

The town is situated at the confluence of the rivers Biały (white) and Czarny (black) Dunajec, in a valley beneath the Gorce Mountains.

It's in Nowy Targ County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Malopolska. From 1975 to December 1998 it was in the Nowy Sącz Voivodeship.

The town is a great base for the Tatras, Pieniny, Lake Czorsztyńskie and Babia Góra. There are many hiking trails in the area.

Nowy Targ is a traditional centre for crafts such as the manufacturing of clothing with coats and leather jackets known throughout the Poland.

Nowy Targ Travel Guide

Poland Travel Guide Information

This is a travel Guide about the country of Polska which is located in central Europe. You are very welcome to visit my site and I hope that you will enjoy the experience.

My guide is easy to use as each village, town and city has it's own page with useful information for the visitor. Not all sections appearing on the left of my guide, on this place may have information as this is an ongoing project.

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Accommodation in Nowy Targ

You will find the full range of accommodation in this town from the most luxurious five star hotels with up to date and modern amenities to pensions (a type of guest house or boarding house) and rooms or apartments at very reasonable prices. Some of the larger towns and cities will also have hostels.

If you prefer to stay in a more rural location there are a number of “Agro” style of accommodation places on farms and in the countryside plus there may be camp sites nearby.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the accommodation directly as I do not take commission and I take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if I were to include it here.

If you wish to advertise your accommodation on Nowy Targ Travel Guide please contact me.

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Activities in Nowy Targ

The town has good cultural activities which are conducted mainly by the Municipal Culture Centre, having a spectacular hall for accommodating up to 400 people and the Highlanders Association Regional Chamber.

There are also exhibitions, theatre performances, concerts, special events and literary and photographic competitions.

Poland is a country with a large variety of landscapes, a place where you can experience all four seasons. This provides the visitor with many opportunities for adventure and different activities, whether you enjoy the mountains, lakes, rivers or the beaches you will find something that suits you.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the activity provider directly as I do not take commission and I take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if I were to include it here.

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Attractions in Nowy Targ

Among the attractions found in this famous market town are markets that have a unique character.

Fairs are held on Thursdays and Saturdays and the Sunday market place turns into a car exchange.

Poland is a country with a large variety of attractions for the tourist to visit, a place where you can experience all sorts of places to see. This provides the visitor with many opportunities for learning about Polska, whether you enjoy the many monuments, historic churches or buildings, history of places, or more modern attractions, you will find something that suits you.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the attraction provider directly as I do not take commission and I take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if I were to include it here.

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Geography of Nowy Targ

The town is situated at the confluence of the rivers Biały (white) and Czarny (black) Dunajec, in a valley beneath the Gorce Mountains. It's in Nowy Targ County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Malopolska.

From 1975 to December 1998 it was in the Nowy Sącz Voivodeship.

Nowy Targ is in the heart of the vast basin Orawa - Nowy Targ, about 24 km north of Zakopane on the route to Krakow and is at Latitude: 49°28′ N, Longitude 20°01′ E, Altitude 585 to 680 metres.

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Museums in Nowy Targ

Polska is full of history and the Polish are great lovers of knowledge of the past so you will find many museums in the country.

Poland has a long history and has been an important trading route that has been invaded by many different groups over the past 1,000 years. Museums are a great way to explore the nations history about the inhabitants of the land in the past, their lives and customs.

Some of the museums shown below may have an article about them here on Poland Travel Guide. Follow the link for the article. For the rest, if you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the museum directly as I take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if I were to include it here.

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Museums

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Places to Eat in Nowy Targ

There are many restaurants covering the usual pizza to those offering local Polish traditional and regional cuisine.

If you see something you like or wish to know more about please contact the place to eat directly as I do not take commission and I take the attitude that their own website will have more up to date details on what they offer than if I were to include it here.

If you wish to advertise your place to eat on Nowy Targ Travel Guide let me know.

Places to Eat

Deja Vue

This very nice cafe is to be found on the Rynek. I popped in on a very wet and cold day in March 2014 for a bite to eat and had a cup of English Tea and a pancake with ham, cheese and sweetcorn in it. Well done for having a nicely written menu in English and friendly helpful staff.

Name of Eating Place Address Type URL
Deja Vue Rynek 25 - Nowy Targ Cafe www.dejavue.pl

Tourist Information in Nowy Targ

Poland Travel Guide - This web site will eventually have tourist information on most of the places in Polska. Being a web site you will be able to access the information on most digital platforms, including your laptop, personal computer or a mobile phone.

Tourist organisations are welcome to contact me for details on how to display their information on Nowy Targ Travel Guide.

PTTK - Polish Tourist and Sightseeing Society is a non-profit organisation that you will find in many places in Poland.

It is one of the oldest tourist societies in Europe and was was created by the merger of two societies: Polish Tatry Society (1873) and Polish Country Lovers Society (1906).

Official Tourist Information Centres in Poland are divided into 1*, 2*, 3* and 4* Certified and Non-Certified. All Certified Tourist Centres provide information in one or more foreign languages and have an expanded range of services as compared to the Non-Certified.

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Transport in Nowy Targ

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Krakow Airport Airport www.krakowairport.pl/en
Przewozy Regionalne Railways www.przewozyregionalne.pl

Websites of Nowy Targ

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Regional Links

Province

The Małopolska Voivodship (Little Poland) was created in 1989 and is located in the south of Poland.

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Places in Province

The cities, towns and villages of the region of Małopolska.

Places in Province

Map of Nowy Targ

 

 

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