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Olsztyn Map, Poland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Olsztyn Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Olsztyn with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Olsztyn useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Olsztyn!

Olsztyn History

The castle built by the Teutonic Knights was finished in the 1397, but by then, Allenstein (Olsztyn is the Polish name), had been already attested as a town. The castle of Olsztyn changed its owners a lot during the 15th century, when the Teutonic authority was challenged in several occasions. Finally, as a consequence of the Second Peace of Thorn, Olsztyn became part of the Kingdom of Poland. During this period,... read more

Olsztyn Nightlife

As for live music, you can find it everywhere, starting with Olsztyn Philharmonic and ending with the underground scene. When you want to relax and take a breath of fresh air, take a night walk in the shadow of Olsztyn Castle; just watching the clear waters of Lyna River will make you forget about all your worries. If Olsztyn seems too small for your tastes, you can get a taste of Gdansk Nightlife or Warsaw Nightlife... read more

Olsztyn Travel Guide

Despite the fact that this article is named ‘Olsztyn Travel Guide’, the surroundings of Olsztyn deserve their share. Olsztyn, like the entire Warmian-Mazurian region, is a capital of outdoor sports. From, boating, fishing, hiking or horse-riding to paragliding and bird-watching, you have the opportunity to try your skills in any sport you want. Not very far from Olsztyn, you can find Jeziorak Lake, the longest in... read more

Olsztyn Sightseeing

Olsztyn is also home to an interesting Museum of Sports, a Natural History Museum and Gazeta Olsztynska Museum (dedicated to the first publication in Polish language in the region). Unlike other major polish cities – take Warsaw or Gdansk, for example, which were systematically destroyed during World War II – Olsztyn’s historic centre incorporates authentic buildings and not reconstructions. read more

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