Zawoja is a big village in the Beskid Żywiecki in Poland located at the mountain: Babia Góra. According to some, it is the longest village in Poland. I'm not sure if this is true but I know that it is really long. Zawoja is a mountain tourist destination. You can easily find accommodation - there are many lodgings, guesthouses, hotels and agritourism farms.
Tourist attractions in Zawoja: Educational Center and nature trail of the Babia Góra National Park, exposition in the Center of the Crown of the Earth, open-air museum, wooden church, chapels, historic houses, lookout tower (near the Beskidzki Raj Hotel), ski lifts, a rope park and what is most important - hundreds of kilometers of hiking trails in the Western Beskids.
Waterfall at Mosorny Potok
The waterfall at Mosorny Potok, 8 meters high, is one of the highest in the whole Beskidy Mountains. You can follow the blue trail from Zawoja to the waterfall.
Historic church in Zawoja
Historic, wooden church in Zawoja from 1888 - parish of Saint Clement, Pope and martyr.
Church in Zawoja
Interior of a historic, wooden church in Zawoja. Roman Catholic church of Pw. St. Clement of the Pope and Martyr.
Zawoja is a very large village - it consists of many hamlets located on the slopes of mountains surrounding the valley of the Skawica River. There is a hamlet Ryżowana in Zawoja Górna in the photo.
Houses under the mountain - Babia Góra
Houses on the mountainside and the peak of Babia Góra hidden in the clouds.
Village in the valley
Zawoja in the valley of the river Skawica.
Open-air museum in Zawoja
Open-air ethnographic museum in the Zawoja Markowa. There are three residential buildings, a forge, a chapel and a cellar with a granary in the open-air museum.
Spring in the Beskids
Blooming fruit trees, fog in the morning and Babia Góra hidden in the clouds as usual. Such views are worth getting out of bed early.
Ski lifts - Zawoja
There are several places where in the winter you can go skiing in Zawoja: the Mosorny Groń ski center and the Baca and Wojtek ski lifts.
Beskid Makowski, Poland
I like such mountain views - this is magic!
Mountains in May
May in the mountains - uncertain weather, sometimes snow, sometimes rain, not too warm ... but it is worth going there ... The mountains are mesmerizing!
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