Category: Cultural Heritage
The Szyndzielnia Cable Cars

Szyndzielnia boasts of one of the cable cars in Polish skiing resorts. Szyndzielnia with a height of 1028 m above sea level lies within the boundaries of Bielsko-Biała. It has always been a hiking and skiing centre in the Silesian Beskids. The first records concerning winter sports here come from the end of the 19th century. Here we have a good example of both tradition and modernity.

Beskid Śląski
in the mountains, in the city/town
Contact data
: +48 33 814 44 81
: +48 33 814 25 96
General Information
: technology & science
Prices & amenities
: The train does not operate on December 25, Easter Day and All Saints' Day.
: whole year

May - August:
Monday: 10 am - 7.30 pm
Tuesday - Sunday: 9 am – 7.30 pm.

September - April
Monday: 10 am - 5.30 pm
Tuesday - Sunday: 9 am – 5.30 pm.


City audio tours

Zapraszamy na przygotowaną specjalnie dla dzieci audiowycieczkę po Bielsku-Białej!
Wir laden Sie zu einer Audiotour durch Bielsko- Biała ein!
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Zveme Vás na prohlídku s audioprůvodcem po Bílsku-Bělé!

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Szyndzielnia is a popular peak with a height of 1028 m above sea level in the Silesian Beskids. It lies in the massif of Klimczok, and also within the administrative boundaries of Bielsko-Biala. The Szyndzielnia area is covered with mixed forests with a predominance of beech and a mixture of fir and spruce trees. Because of its proximity to the large urban center, and of large mountain hostel as well as of an easy access to the cable car, Szyndzielnia is one of the most frequently visited Beskids mountains.
"Dębowiec" is a modern ski resort with 600-m long skiing route, a 4-seat aerial tramway line with the length of about 680 m, a moving walkway for children, a snow park with snowboarding facilities along the skiing route and a climbing wall (
Park linowy pod Dębowcem jest parkiem o podwyższonym standardzie bezpieczeństwo - system asekuracji nie pozwala na jednoczesne wypięcie się z dwóch karabinków.Przed wejściem na trasy wysokie każdy uczestnik zostaje ubrany w atestowany sprzęt asekuracyjny oraz zostaje przeszkolony jak się nim posługiwać. Nad bezpieczeństwem uczestników czuwają wykwalifikowani instruktorzy.
Kozia Góra is not a high peak (683 m above sea level) located within the administrative boundaries of BielskoBiala. The massif covered with forests is a popular hiking destination for city residents. Kozia Góra is also referred to as Stefanki, as is the mountain hostel situated here. A now closed toboggan run was once the main attraction of this area. Besides being a hiking destination, the massif of Kozia Góra is also visited on longer trips to Szyndzielnia and Klimczok.
The Wapienica Valley is an interesting wildlife area. It is part of the Silesian Beskids located in a close proximity to Bielsko-Biala (formally within the administrative boundaries of the city). There is a nature-landscape complex of 1510 ha. It was created in 1990. The valley is surrounded by picturesque Beskid ridges whose wooded slopes fall down towards the valley. The area is a popular walking destination for residents of Bielsko. There are several hiking trails running through the area.
Bielsko Błonia Park is a recreational area, which extends into the southern part of the city, in the district of Mikuszowice Śląskie, at the foot Równia (610 m above sea level ) and (686 m above sea level). In the park there are paths for walkers and bikers and sports facilities such as sports playgrounds, a mini-golf course, a large children's playground and a special area for cyclists. In the neighborhood there are hotels and restaurants. Błonia Park is also a starting point for easy hikes to the surrounding mountains.
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Silesian Tastes Culinary Trail

The restaurant is located in a historic building, which dates back in 1896.
Restauracja Chata Olimpijczyka Jasia i Helenki jest usytuowana w samym sercu pięknej, urokliwej Wisły.
The restaurant is located on Pszczyna market in a historic house, whose traditions date back to the eighteenth century.