Zywiec is a town located in the Beskid Żywiecki, at the confluence of the Sola and Koszarawa Lake Żywieckim. Location city wide possibilities of diverse leisure and annual series of cultural events throughout the year attract tourists from both the Polish and the whole of Europe.
Żywiecczyzna has a rich cultural heritage, a large number of monuments to remember the glorious past of the region and still living traditions and customs of the Beskidy mountaineers. It is worth visiting, among others, places such as the old castle built by Komorowski in the years 1485-1500 and New Castle - a palace built by the Habsburg family, located in the beautiful Castle Park with an impressive area of approx. 26 ha and a lot of other sights and places- both those who remember very old times, as well as new attractions such as the Museum. Brewery Mountains.
Our region is also a great place to relax - have a very large base of recreation and tourism, which allows year-round relaxation both for those who prefer a quieter form of relaxation and for those who lead an active form of recreation.
The city lies on Lake Żywieckim - the place where you meet the fanatics of water sports and fishing. Virtually every step there is a possibility to rent kayaks or pedal boats, in the summer are held, among others, regatta for the Cup of Rector of Cracow University of Technology and the shores of the lake are a great place to aging and leisure.
The lake lies at the foot of Mount Zar, which is a base for people who want to try your hand at gliding and lotniarstwie. Convenient access or the possibility to use the queue, attracts a large number of people who want to both enjoy the beautiful panorama of the Beskidy Mountains as well as wanting to take advantage of the Winter ski run, which is located on the slope of Mount Zar.
Mountains surround our area anyway. Our hotel is located in Zywiec Valley - ideal for trips in the range of Beskidy Mountains. Well-maintained hiking trails, the varied degree of difficulty and above all, beautiful views each year attract tourists from all over Polish. The highest peak is Babia Góra (1725m.n.p.t.) A great vantage point is Boracza Hall, which is a node 6 trails. Every lover of walks will certainly find the best route for themselves and appreciate the beauty of nature wszechotaczającej our city. In the winter of work, among others, ski lifts in Zwardoniu, Korbielów, Szczyrk and many other locations where winter sports enthusiasts can spend time actively.
When planning a vacation in our area, you should consider a number of events which are organized on Żywiecczyźnie. Replacing the most popular we can not ignore events such as the Beskid Culture Week, cooking acidosis, together with the accompanying concerts, Men Playing organized by the world-famous brewery Zywiec and extensive concerts, meetings and competitions attracting crowds of people.