Poland cities map
Map of Poland cities. Poland cities map (Eastern Europe - Europe) to print. Poland cities map (Eastern Europe - Europe) to download. Once home to a thriving Jewish population, Poland cities are now home to poignant memorials and monuments to the victims of one of the biggest tragedies of the 20th Century, with many visitors heading to sites such as Auschwitz to pay homage to and learn about the atrocities of the past. One of the oldest cities in Poland, Krakow as its shown in Poland cities map was already inhabited back in the 7th century. Because the city escaped most of the WWII destruction that fell on other Polish cities, Krakow Old Town center still retains its stunning medieval architecture. The city of Wroclaw has not always been Polish — over the centuries, it has belonged to everything from the Kingdom of Bohemia to Prussia to Germany. Wroclaw oldest area is the 13th-century Main Market Square, which includes St. Elizabeth Church and the Old Town Hall.
Sitting right on a bay on the Baltic Sea, the ancient city of Gdansk is home to Poland's main seaport. Most of the old part of the city — known as the Royal Route — dates back to the 17th century and is beautifully preserved. One of the oldest cities in Poland, Torun history dates back to the 8th century. Because Torun was not bombed or destroyed during WWII, the city medieval Central Marketplace and its many Gothic houses and wood-beam 16th-century buildings are still standing. Founded in the 14th Century, Olsztyn has a long and varied history, as is evidenced by its picturesque Old Town. An important city in the area, Olsztyn has all the usual facilities and services on offer for a city of its size. The largest city in Podlasie, Bialystok proximity to Belarus as its mentioned in Poland cities map, means that it has a captivating mix of both cultures present within its confines.
The most populous city in in the country, Warsaw has almost 1.8 million residents and a population of over three million in its metropolitan area. The city's historic Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its preservation is all the more impressive given that 85% of Warsaw was destroyed in World War II and the city was almost completely rebuilt. Kraków, located in the south of the country on the Vistula River as you can see in Poland cities map, is the second-largest city in Poland. It is also one of the oldest cities in the country, dating back to the seventh century. Kraków has a population of 760,000, although approximately eight million people live within 100 kilometers of its center. Łódź is the third-largest city in Poland almost 700,000 residents. The city is a former industrial hub, but today is known for its creative output, particularly its National Film School.
The Republic of Poland is located in Central Europe. Poland is the 35th most populous country of the world and the 6th most populous country in the European Union with a total population of 38,386,000. Poland has 1 cities with more than a million people, 46 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 382 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people as its shown in Poland cities map. The largest city in Poland is Warsaw, with a population of 1,702,139 people. Wrocław is a city in western Poland located on the banks of River Oder. It is the largest city in the historical region of Silesian Lowlands of Central Europe. The population of Wrocław in 2019 was 641,607, making it the fourth-most populous city in Poland. Poznań is located on the Warta River in the central-western region of Poland. With a population of 535,802, it is the fifth-largest city in the country.