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Torun 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 Torun 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 Torun 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 Torun useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Torun!

Torun Sightseeing

Situated along Poland’s major river, Vistula, Torun is a one of the few cities that managed to reconcile history with a fast-developing economy. Not only does Torun own a perfectly preserved Old Town, but it also had one of the largest industrial parks in Poland. Since 1997, many of Torun sights gained international recognition and joined the UNESCO patrimony. read more

Torun History

Like most Polish cities from this part of the country, Torun was founded by Teutonic Knights. The original name of Torun was ‘Thorn’, and its founding fathers were two Teutonic knights named Herman von Salza and Herman Balk. The official birth date of the city is 28 December 1233, when the two knights signed the city charter. The Teutonic castle (whose ruins can still be visited today) built on the site of present... read more

Torun Travel Guide

Torun has no airport, so most international tourists have to arrive in Warsaw, Gdansk or Poznan. The most common way of getting around in Poland is by train (pay attention!, if you come here by train and want to see the old city, don’t get off in the main station – there is a smaller station situated near the historic center, called Torun Miasto). Although Torun is an important road junction, getting here by car... read more

Torun Nightlife

The art of cinema is also celebrated in Torun: the three big cinemas (Centrum-CSW, Cinema City and Nasze Kino) are hosting two annual film festivals: “Lato Filmow” in summer and “Toffifest” in November. If you still crave for more, take a train to the ultra-modern Warsaw or try to experience the Krakow pub culture. read more

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