Bochnia Tourism

Bochnia [ˈbɔxɲa] is a town of 30,000 inhabitants on the river Raba in southern Poland. The town lies approximately in halfway [38 kilometres (24 mi)] between Tarnów (east) and the regional capital Kraków (west). Bochnia is most noted for its salt mine, the oldest functioning in Europe, built c. 1248. Since Poland's administrative reorganization in 1999, Bochnia has been the administrative capital of Bochnia County in Lesser Poland Voivodeship. Before reorganization it was part of Tarnów Voivodeship. The area of Bochnia (as for 2002) is 29.89 kilometres (18.57 mi). The town is located along national roads 94 and 75. The A4 motorway European route E40 also passes to the north of the town. It also has a rail station. Bochnia is a stop on a strategic West - East line from Kraków to Medyka (former Galician Railway of Archduke Charles Louis).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Bochnia in Poland. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Bochnia like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Krakow also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Krakow for its bountiful attractions like Main Market Square, Wawel Royal Castle, St Marys Basilica on your trip to Bochnia. A vacation to Bochnia can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Bochnia before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 36.44 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.93 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40.12 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35.37 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 36.11 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 71.83 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.54 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Bochnia for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bochnia.

    • Burglary and Theft 27.59 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.97 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.83 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 42.64 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 26.03 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.41 (Low)
    • Attacks 34.79 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.21 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.19 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.36 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.27 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 34.38 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.38 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Bochnia is 125.2 (High)

    • Safety Index 67.98 (High)
    • Climate Index 73.86 (High)
    • Pollution Index 73.83 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.64 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.45 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.42 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.38 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 64.22 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bochnia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.61 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 57.75 USD

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