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Address: Na Sniezke 8 58-540, Karpacz, Poland
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Nice piece of history in the mountains.

Very nice and calming place, some great views and a lot of information on the history of the church. Amazing how this was put in situ so long ago...... Well worth a visit and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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Poznan, Poland
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121 reviews 121 reviews
65 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

It is a nice piece of history and architecture on the way to Karkoszone mountains. But still, doesnt feel like it is its place there. The church is rather small and You wont need more than 30 minutes to visit. For its price, I would say it could be much more than just a pile of wood.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Very nice and calming place, some great views and a lot of information on the history of the church. Amazing how this was put in situ so long ago...... Well worth a visit and makes some great photos.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

is a place you should not miss whose, strolling around, getting to know their stories one of a kind, quiet mystery flows around the field.... beautifully preserved historical monument I recommend

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Beautiful XII century Norwegian church with great story to be told and fantastic views. Place that everyone should visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The church has beautiful sculptures and looks like taken from Asia. Around the church there is a small old cute cementary

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U .K
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Well worth the long walk (from lower Karpacz)..Some caution is needed on hilly bits if covered in snow and not gritted..(the walk was very long and past 3 ski schools/slopes and the huge imposing hotel that stands like a gaint in the small valley)But the veiw from the graveyard alone was worth the walk.Again I had good company and translation... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is very specific place, the atmosphere is special there and being there you start to really feel the past time....

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Bytom, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Wang Church is a nice place to spend some time with family. I was surprised of mixing Christian and Asian culture.

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Warsaw, Poland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Wang Church in Karpacz has been build in Norway some 800 years ago... In mid 1840-s it was moved to Poland to serve the Protestants living in Karpacz... Built without a single nail, unique charm, unique smell and atmosphere... And the views of Karkonosze. You can visit it on your way up to the mountains or back... Or join the... More 

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Dublin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Lovely little wooden church, but a steep climb to get there - get a lift if you can. Great views from the top though!

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