Wlen is located in the heart of the Bober Valley and Bober Landscape Park, between the Karkonosze mountains, Kaczawskie foothills and Izerskie mountains. Wlen is a well known climatic spa center.
Above the city, up on the hill, there are ruins of the oldest stone castle in Poland. From the tower of the old Piast Castle you can overlook the Kaczawskie foothills and Izerskie mountains and, of course, the historic city of Wlen. In the neighborhood cities and villages there are more than castles, mansions and palaces than in the Loire river region.
Main tourist routes of Lower Silesia pass through Wleń - The International Trail E-3, Piastowskie Castles Route and Extinct Volcanoes Route. Bike routes of Wleń are among the finest in Poland. Nearby there are many ski slopes with a variety of difficulties. You can find slopes for children, beginners, intermediate and advanced skiers. In the neighborhood, there is an opportunity to learn horse riding with an instructor.
Rivers in this area are full of fish and forest are fool of mushrooms (collecting mushrooms is a tradition in Poland). Bóbr Valley Landscape Park is beautiful in winter, spring, summer and especially in autumn when the mixed forest hills cover with an array of autumn colors.
ATTRACTIONS (especially for children)
ATTRACTIONS IN CHATEAU KLEPPELSDORF
canoeing on the Bóbr River, horse riding,
cycling, hiking - trail of extinct volcanoes, trail palaces, Piast Castle Trail, The international bicycle trail
* All attractions are organized on a special request of our guests and the price depends on size of group
MOUNTAINS HICKING: Sniezka Mountain (Whitesnow Mountain), Szrenica Mointain, Mountain Lakes, The Waterfall Szklarka, the Waterfall of Kamieńczyk (where "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" was shot)
FUN PARKS: Circusland in Karpacz, Dinopark in Szklarska Poręba, Western City in Karpacz, ZOO Liberec - Liberec Czech Rock City - Czech Republic, Centrum Babylon - IQ Park Bohemian Liberec - Liberec Czech Republic
MUSEUMS: Military Museum in Jelenia Gora, SPA Museum in Jelenia Gora Teplice, Minaeralogiczne Museum in Szklarska Poręba, Toy Museum in Szklarska Poręba
CASTLES: Czocha Castle, Grodziec Castle, Bolkow Castle, Książ Castle, Chojnik Castle in Jelenia Gora
OTHERS: Dam - Pilchowice, Drifts in Kowary, Wang Temple in Karpacz