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Wisła Dziechcinka PKP – os. Kobyla (do żółtego)
 
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Wisła Dziechcinka PKP – os. Kobyla (do żółtego)


The main way of travelling
Difficulty level Travel time [min]
walking easy 90,00 [min]
Detailed route parameters
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value
Total distance [km]
5,70
Total uphill distance [km]
1,98
Total downhill distance [km]
1,16
Total flat distance [km]
2,56
Total uphill altitude [m]
548,00
Total downhill altitude [m]
224,00
Minimum altitude [m.a.s.l.]
451,00
Average altitude [m.a.s.l.]
657,23
Maximum altitude [m.a.s.l.]
782,00
Trail length: 5,5
Trail length in the Silesian Voivodeship: 5,5

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Wisła is one of the most extensive towns of the Silesian province. The center is relatively densely built, but houses also line long valleys. Old wooden buildings have survived in small numbers: a representative example is the cottage "U Niedźwiedzia". We can encounter more distinctive villas built when the resort was founded. There are buildings erected in the style of the interwar functionalism, which surround the Bogumił Hoff Square. Large holiday centers come from later times.
Adam Małysz is already regarded one of the legends of Polish sports. In Wisła, which is the home town of this ski jumper, there is a real find for every fan. This is the Adam Małysz Gallery of Sports Trophies. In a few rooms of the building at 48a 1 Maja Street, Crystal Balls of the four-time World Cup winner, medals of the World Championships and the Olympic Games, trophies, sports equipment, a ski suit, and memorabilia of the champion form Wisła are on display.
In Wisła, one of the most popular resorts in Poland, fans of industrial monuments can see two unique buildings of civil engineering from the interwar period - railway bridges - one over the Dziechcinka valley and the other over the Łabajów valley. The latter, bigger is better known, but the other is also worth looking at. It stands on three arches rising to an impressive height of about 13 meters.
The railway bridge in Łabajów, located in the vicinity of the train station of Wisła Głębce is one of the largest such structures in Poland. The bridge of seven arches and eight pillars is 122 m long and 25 m tall. The brick construction was erected over the valley floor in the years 1931-1933. It is located along the popular tourist railway line from Katowice to Wisła Głębce.
The faithful of the Lutheran Church have always constituted the majority of the inhabitants of Wisła. So it was at the turn of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, when the first settlers came to the area of Barania Góra. So it is at the beginning of the 21st century. The main center of life of the congregation in the oldest part of Wisła is the church of Apostles Peter and Paul, which belongs to the Evangelical-Augsburg parish embracing the town center. The historic church of the nineteenth century is accompanied by a former rectory and school.
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