The Arboretum in Bolestraszyce was established in 1975
The garden comprises an area of 308 hectares and is located at the outskirts of the Sandomierz Valley. It features a large collection of tree and shrub species. The largest chestnuts and larches are 70 years old. The Arboretum is home to over 3,000 plant species and 120 species of vertebrates, and nearly 40 species of birds.
Within the garden premises you can also visit a 19th century fort, part of Przemyśl Fortress, as well as Natural History Museum and Sensual Garden with a collection of plants attractive for the sense of touch and smell. A visit to this garden is particularly enjoyed by disabled people, especially those with vision impairment.
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Photo: Michał Bosek
Show of creating and decorating glass Krosno glass has been known both in Poland and worldwide for decades. The Glass Heritage Center takes participants on a unique journey along the glass route - demonstrations of hand-made glass molding or workshops on its creation and decoration, introducing visitors to this amazing material.
The Bieszczady Mountains have associated with unspoiled nature that many people admire. The best way to sightsee the Bieszczady Mountains and learn about its beautiful but wild side is a one-day trip called the Trapper Adventure that ensures an unforgettable experience and many emotions.
Polanka Palace is a luxury hotel with amazing history. It delights with a magical climate and unique space to spend free time. Both the interiors from the 19th century and the modern rooms of Polanka Conference Center in the environment of the park will meet the needs of even the most demanding guests.