Skała
in Powiat krakowski of Województwo Małopolskie, Poland

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.231 and 19.854 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 13' 49" and E 19° 51' 13"
Currency and Currency Code:
Zloty - PLN
Spoken languages:
Polish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:14 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Warsaw
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:58 am and 8:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Poland in Eastern Europe

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Poland.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Poland. Last Update: 2024-07-23 08:23:02

Delve into Skała

Skała in Powiat krakowski (Województwo Małopolskie) with it's 3,635 habitants is a city located in Poland about 147 mi (or 236 km) south of Warsaw, the country's capital town.

Current time in Skała is now 01:14 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Warsaw with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Skała, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Poland is John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Poland is Historic Centre of Kraków in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), South-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jerzmanowice, Suloszowa, Michalowice, Wolbrom and Krakow. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

21°C (70 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

19°C (66 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 26th of July 2024

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Łokietek

Address
5,0 mi
Czajowice,Ojcowska 126
32-089 Wielka Wies
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Chocholowy Dwór

Address
3,8 mi
Jerzmanowice 54a
32-048 Jerzmanowice
Poland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Honda vt 750 aero. Skała - Pieskowa Skała.

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 16:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wieslaw Marek

Wiosna na Jurze.Kamera go pro hero 3720-50 klatek.


Ojcowski Park Narodowy 2013

Published: January 27, 2014
Length: 09:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Martin MUSIL

Dovolenka v Ojcowskom národnom parku v lete 2013. Navštívili sme Krakow, Bochnia (soľná baňa), Ojcowský zámok, jaskyňa Grota Lokietka, jaskyňa Ciemna, zámok Pieskowa Skala, Maczuga...


TENERE ride in Ojców

Published: July 11, 2009
Length: 15:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: epox84

It is a land full of caves, castles and unusual limestone cliffs, ravines and rock formations... The most interesting places will surely have to include: Renaissance Castle in Pieskowa...


Festiwal Orkiestr - Skała 2012

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 09:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: edwardkrk

X Festiwal Orkiestr Wojskowych i Dętych Skała 10.06.2012. Występ Orkiestry Dętej z Polanki Wielkiej.


Orkiestra ze Skomielnej Czarnej i Bogdanówki w Skale 16.06.2013

Published: June 17, 2013
Length: 49:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: edwardkrk

XI Festiwal Orkiestr Wojskowych i Dętych - Skała 2013.


2013.12.15. M.K.S. Skała 2004 Młodziki - Zielonka Wrząsowice Dziewczęta

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 20:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Akademia Sportu w gminie Świątniki Górne

Pierwszy historyczny mecz początkujących młodych dziewcząt piłkarek z Zielonki Wrząsowice na "I MIKOŁAJKOWY HALOWY TURNIEJ PIŁKI NOŻNEJ" organizowany przez MKS Skała 2004.


Kulig w Ojcowie 2014 OPN z BUT Ojcowianin

Published: February 26, 2014
Length: 36:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: KR KO

Kulig w Ojcowie to była niezapomniana impreza zorganizowana przez Biuro Usług Turystycznych Ojcowianin. Jechaliśmy przez najpiękniejsze tereny Ojcowskiego Parku Narodowego i przez Dolinę...


Złoty Orzeł vs Suwara Team One Brzozówka kolejka 4 2015 MLF (wycinek)

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MLFSkala

Krótki urywek meczu rozgrywek MLF w Skale.


Orkiestra Dęta OSP Polanka Wielka na festiwalu w Skale 2013

Published: June 23, 2013
Length: 26:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: edwardkrk

XI Międzynarodowy Festiwal Orkiestr Wojskowych i Dętych - Skała 2013. Orkiestra Dęta OSP z Polanki Wielkiej.


Ojców - Pieskowa Skała maj 2011

Published: June 06, 2011
Length: 30:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: toshirox23

Ojców - Pieskowa Skała maj 2011.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Skała

Skała is a town in southern Poland, situated in the Lesser Poland Voivodeship (since 1999), previously in Kraków Voivodeship (1975-1998). On December 31, 2010, its population was 3,646. Skala is one of the oldest town of Lesser Poland. In the early 13th century, it was a defensive gord, known as Scala and Magna Schala. Its name (the Polish word skala means rock in English) probably comes from a rocky hill above the Pradnik river valley.

Located at 50.2333, 19.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cities and towns in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Kraków County

Ojców National Park

Ojców National Park (Polish: Ojcowski Park Narodowy) is a national park in Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship in southern Poland, established in 1956. It takes its name from the village of Ojców, where it also has its headquarters. Chopin visited Ojców in 1829. It is Poland's smallest national park, with an original area of 14.40 square kilometers, since expanded to 21.46 km . Of this area, 15.28 km is forested and 2.51 km is strictly protected.

Located at 50.2067, 19.8292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National parks of Poland, Parks in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Ojców, Protected areas established in 1956

Ojców

Ojców is a village in Gmina Skała, in Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It is one of the sights of the Eagle Nests Trail (Szlak Orlich Gniazd), as there are the ruins of a gothic castle near the village. The village is where the authorities of the Ojców National Park (the smallest of Poland's 23 national parks) have their headquarters. It lies approximately 4 kilometres south-west of Skała and 18 km north-west of the regional capital Kraków.

Located at 50.2067, 19.8292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ojców, Villages in Kraków County

Barbarka, Lesser Poland Voivodeship

Barbarka is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Skała, within Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 3 kilometres north-east of Skała and 22 km north of the regional capital Kraków. The village has a population of 210.

Located at 50.25, 19.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kraków County

Minoga

Minoga is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Skała, within Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 2 kilometres east of Skała and 20 km north of the regional capital Kraków.

Located at 50.2333, 19.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kraków County

Nowa Wieś, Kraków County

Nowa Wieś is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Skała, within Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 2 kilometres east of Skała and 20 km north of the regional capital Kraków.

Located at 50.235, 19.8875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kraków County

Smardzowice

Smardzowice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Skała, within Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres south of Skała and 17 km north of the regional capital Kraków.

Located at 50.2, 19.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kraków County

Wola Kalinowska

Wola Kalinowska is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Sułoszowa, within Kraków County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 10 kilometres south-east of Sułoszowa and 21 km north-west of the regional capital Kraków.

Located at 50.2333, 19.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Kraków County


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Skała, Скала, Skala, 斯卡瓦