Zalipie - the painted village and UNESCO churches

THU, SAT 0 PLN / person
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Tour summary

Zalipie - the painted village and fascinating wooden churches from the UNESCO list.
English
12 h
MAY - SEP: Thu, Sat
Meeting point and time: 8.00, at your centrally located hotel
•Visit the picturesque village of Zalipie, which is famous for its cottages painted in colourful floral motifs
•Learn the story of Felicja Curyło, a talented painter from Zalipie who made this picturesque village famous
•Discover two famous wooden churches included on the UNESCO World Heritage List: the Church of St. Michael the Archangel in Binarowa and the Church of Sts. Philip and James the Apostles in Sękowa
•See Lipnica Murowana, a village famous for its competition for the highest palm held on Palm Sunday every year
•Visit a wooden church of St. Leonard, included on the UNESCO World Heritage List

After a 1.5-hour journey we will reach reach the picturesque village of Zalipie, which is famous for its cottages painted in colourful floral motifs. The custom of decorating rural chambers with flowery paintings comes from the late nineteenth century. Here we will visit the house of Felicja Curyło, a talented painter from Zalipie who made this picturesque village famous. Then we will go on a journey to discover two famous wooden churches, included on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2003: the Church of St. Michael the Archangel in Binarowa and the Church of Sts. Philip and James the Apostles in Sękowa. We will continue our tour to Lipnica Murowana, a village famous for its competition for the highest palm held on Palm Sunday every year, and a wooden church of St. Leonard, also included on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2003.

Important information

The price includes: guided tour, entrance tickets,  transportation.

Additional information

•Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
•Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
•Children must be accompanied by an adult.
•Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking.
•Adult pricing applies to all travelers.
•Not wheelchair accessible.

 

Information

Zalipie, Binarowa, Harklowa, Lipnica Murowana

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