We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“June 2013” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sanctuary of Divine Mercy

Sanctuary of Divine Mercy
Lagiewniki District, Krakow, Poland (Kleparz)
Improve this listing
Ranked #8 of 139 Attractions in Krakow
Type: Religious Sites
Attraction Details
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“June 2013”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Lovely peacefully atmosphere in shrine old church a must to visit .Stayed in hotel at the shrine excellent rooms everything you needed not a five star hotel but excellent base for our parish pilgrimage.

Visited June 2013
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

62 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    46
    13
    3
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Arkansas
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
21 attraction reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Lovely new church”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We spent a couple of hours here and were impressed by the faithful. We went to Mass at the end of the day at the main church and then to the devotions in the chapel. It was worth the visit.

Visited September 2013
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Greenwood, Indiana
Top Contributor
235 reviews 235 reviews
105 attraction reviews
Reviews in 87 cities Reviews in 87 cities
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
“Chapel is Worth the Visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The Basilica is huge and pretty, but for us the main attraction was the convent chapel. The relics of St Faustina and the prayerful atmosphere make it worth an hour for prayer (and maybe a little rubber-necking)
Be advised you are not allowed to take photos in the chapel or the basilica.

Visited October 2013
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Jefferson City, Missouri
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
16 attraction reviews
Reviews in 35 cities Reviews in 35 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

The new church is large and very modern and beautiful in it's own way. We had Mass in the largest of the small chapels - the one with the relic of St. Faustina. The grounds have some shops and a place to eat.

Visited September 2013
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Beautiful Holy place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We got here on the Tram 22, I think there are to other routes to here as well. The stop is on the far side of a very busy road so use of the underpass is compulsory (not great if you don't like stairs). Anyway, the walk up the hill is very pleasant and the noise of the road is soon history. The Sanctuary is on the right 150 metres beyond the station. The peaceful grounds are wonderful and the atmosphere very serine. There is a modern church at the back of the main building, but its the small older church that is really wonderful, there was a Mass going on and it was nice to be invited in to take part. I would recommend for a different experience in Krakow. Excellent.

Visited October 2013
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Sanctuary of Divine Mercy also viewed

Krakow, Lesser Poland Province
Krakow, Lesser Poland Province
 

Been to Sanctuary of Divine Mercy? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Sanctuary of Divine Mercy, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.