Podkowa Lesna Tourism

Podkowa Leśna [pɔtˈkɔva ˈlɛɕna] (literal meaning - "Horseshoe Grove", in full: Miasto-ogród Podkowa Leśna - "Garden-City Podkowa Leśna") is a town in Grodzisk Mazowiecki County (Masovian Voivodeship) of Poland and located on the Łowicko–Błońska Plain within the territory of the Młochowskie Forests. City status - since January 1, 1969. The city also has the status of gmina, meaning "commune". Population - ca. 4000. Founded in 1925. On September 1, 1939 bombs fell on Podkowa Leśna that the Luftwaffe had intended for Warsaw. On January 17, 1945 the Soviets entered Podkowa Leśna. The town has an interesting collection of villas dating before the World War II and new built mansions. Located in a beautiful outskirts of Warsaw. Forests surround the city from three sides (the east, the south, and the north).

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Podkowa Lesna, which is a city in Poland. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Warsaw, Poland. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Warsaw for its bountiful attractions like Warsaw Old Town, Lazienki Park, Warsaw Uprising Museum on your trip to Podkowa Lesna. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Warsaw Chopin Airport. A holiday in Podkowa Lesna can generally be of 1-2 days.

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

    • Air Pollution 71.26 (High)
    • Water Pollution 33.43 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.78 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.53 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 48.55 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.08 (Low)
  • How safe is Podkowa Lesna for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Podkowa Lesna.

    • Burglary and Theft 21.67 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.37 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.94 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 43.03 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 22.95 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.45 (Low)
    • Attacks 25.78 (Low)
    • Drug offense 24.47 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.34 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.91 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.9 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.53 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.47 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Podkowa Lesna is 136.71 (High)

    • Safety Index 73.8 (High)
    • Climate Index 74.61 (High)
    • Pollution Index 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.37 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 43.76 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.62 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.61 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 64.74 (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 Podkowa Lesna

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.79 USD

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