Paczków Tourism

Paczków [ˈpat͡ʂkuf] (German: Patschkau) is a town in Nysa County, Opole Voivodeship, Poland, with 8,226 inhabitants (2004). It is one of the few towns in Europe in which medieval fortifications have been almost completely preserved. Located in the southeastern outskirts of the historical province of Lower Silesia, along the medieval road from Lesser Poland to Klodzko Valley and Prague, Paczków is called "Polish Carcassonne", thanks to its well-preserved medieval fortifications. However, while the famous French Carcassonne is a 19th-century reconstruction, all historic buildings of Paczków are authentic. The old town and its medieval fortifications are listed as one of Poland's official national Historic Monuments (Pomnik historii), as designated November 13, 2012. Its listing is maintained by the National Heritage Board of Poland.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Paczków, Poland. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. Paczków is located at a short trip away from Wroclaw a major city in Poland. Wroclaw is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Market Rynek Square, Eastern Park, Ostrow Tumski. Popular vacation packages of Paczków are of 1-2 days.

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  • How safe is Paczków for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Paczków.

    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 55.88 (Moderate)
    • 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.

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