Welcome to Świętokrzyski National Park


This is Poland’s oldest mountainous geological formation and it shows its age. Erosion has whittled down ancient peaks; look for unusual piles of broken gołoborza (quartzite rock) on the northern slopes that date far back into prehistory.

The park draws hikers who usually follow the centuries-old pilgrimage route from the unappealing town of Nowa Słupia to the famous Benedictine monastery high in the hills at Święty Krzyż (Holy Cross).


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Świętokrzyski National Park in detail