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Jasna Gora

PL 42-225 Czestochowa 25, via P. A. Kordeckiego 2, Czestochowa, Poland
+48 34 377 77 77
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The holiest place in Poland and one of the world’s most important destinations for pilgrims. Every year several million pilgrims pray before the miraculous picture of Our Lady of Czestochowa.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“holy place” (16 reviews)
“black madonna” (33 reviews)
“pilgrimage site” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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PL 42-225 Czestochowa 25, via P. A. Kordeckiego 2, Czestochowa, Poland
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+48 34 377 77 77
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"holy place"
in 16 reviews
"black madonna"
in 33 reviews
"pilgrimage site"
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"polish catholic"
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"virgin mary"
in 7 reviews
"very special place"
in 3 reviews
"religious articles"
in 3 reviews
"visit this place"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful church"
in 6 reviews
"treasury rooms"
in 2 reviews
"central europe"
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"real poland"
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"english speakers"
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"during wwii"
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"early afternoon"
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"main station"
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"big mistake"
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We took my mom who always wanted to visit since she was a little girl living in Poland. The place is very large and busy. The little church with the black Madonna was stunning and our guide gave us an excellent overview. The main church...More

Thank edtrvl417
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

Incidentally, "Jasna Gora" means "Bright Hill" in Polish. This monastery was established in 1382 by Pauline monks from Hungary. It has become Poland's premier pilgrimage spot, and each year literally millions of visitors come from around the world, with a couple hundred thousand of them...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

My wife, two children and I hired a driver to take us from Warsaw to Krakow with a stop in Czestochowa. We visited Jasna Gora which includes Our Lady of Czestochowa (the Black Madonna) and the Sanktuarium Matki Bozej Jasnogorskiej. We parked in a parking...More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Visited Thursday 5th October. Very interesting Monastery, it was quiet the day we visited and we spent an hour looking around The Chapel, Church and Monastery grounds.

1  Thank Michael-4551
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

I'm not a religious person at all...but I love the architecture of churches, chapels, mosques, etc. Jasna Gora has ahistory that brings literally millions of people to it every year. During the pilgrimmage in August, there are few (of any) locals laying around...but a visit...More

Thank Sachin B
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

As a portuguese i will always have Fátima as the most importat religious place for me. But i have been in Jasna Gora, and i meed to admit is beautiful and so peaceful. Just loved it.

Thank Hugo L
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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Im not one for religion but this place while not as quiet as the cathedrals in the Uk, has its air of peace. We arrived towards the end of a mass praying to the 'Black Madonna'(Advise to check the timetable on their website) on our...More

1  Thank Crusader19
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We arrived in the early afternoon when a great number of students were in attendance, as is the custom, asking for a successful school year. Although it was incredibly crowded and a mass was in progress, we were able to view the 'Black Madonna'. The...More

Thank ChuckP440
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

We were on a Globus tour of Central Europe which included a visit to Jasna Gora. Our tour guide was Father Simon, who along with the historical narrative provided some hysterical (funny) narrative. Be prepared for security check at the entrance, including the inspection of...More

Thank black325
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Since I have never been to Czestochowa before we visited it with my husband quite familiar with the place and it was well worth it. Hard not to feel what millions of pilgrims feel during their visits. Stop by every place while you are there,...More

Thank M C
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sschafer
May 25, 2016|
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Response from Squ3aky | Reviewed this property |
I would opt for the longer option, rather than the shorter one, especially if you want to attend a mass. The guided tour is about an hour/ hour & a half, mass is about an hour, plus there's everything to catch that isn't on... More
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