Czestochowa is called the Poland’s Spiritual Capital and it’s visited by millions of pilgrims from all over the world every year.
The Monastery is also the most famous shrine to the Virgin Mary in Poland and the painting of The Black Madonna of Czestochowa is housed here. The 15th century legend says that the Black Madonna was painted by St. Luke, the Evangelist, on a tabletop at St. Mary’s house. It is believed to share miraculous powers to those who visit her.
City of Wadowice, home town of Karol Wojtyla, the future Pope John Paul II, is located 50 km (31 miles) from Krakow.
Family House of John Paul II, now transformed into a museum, is situated on the edge of the Main Square in Wadowice. Another recognizable building in Wadowice is the Basillica of the Offering of the Blessed virgin Mary – place where Karol Wojtyla was baptized and confirmed. Inside the Basillica you will see a baptism certificate and baptism bowl.
Why Private Tours & Trips by Krakowfy?
Our private tour to Czestochowa Jasna Gora followed by visit in Wadowice is a great option for those looking for ultimate comfort and maximum satisfaction. Visiting sites like Jasna Góra and Wadowice can be emotionally and spiritually significant for many visitors, and a private tour allows you to experience the sites in a more private and respectful setting. With a new and comfortable car you can relax during the drive and fully enjoy the day. Your driver will also suggest places for a lunch break fitted you your schedlue.