in Powiat bielski of Województwo Śląskie, Poland
- Bielsko-Bialo Kaniow Airfield (12 mi)
- John Paul II International Airport Kraków-Balice Airport (31 mi)
- Gliwice Glider Airport (40 mi)
- Nowy Targ Airport (45 mi)
- Katowice International Airport (46 mi)
- Žilina Airport (49 mi)
- Ostrava Leos Janáček Airport (50 mi)
- Częstochowa-Rudniki (74 mi)
- M. R. Štefánik Airport (146 mi)
- Budapest Listz Ferenc Internationall Airport (164 mi)
- Warsaw Chopin Airport (179 mi)
- Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) (Unesco heritage, 15 mi)
- Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park (Unesco heritage, 20 mi)
- Historic Centre of Kraków (Unesco heritage, 37 mi)
- Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area (Unesco heritage, 37 mi)
- Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Vlkolínec (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments (Unesco heritage, 90 mi)
- Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
- Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst (Unesco heritage, 109 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 49.817 and 19.218 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 49° 49' 1" and E 19° 13' 6"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Zloty - PLN
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:27 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Europe/Warsaw
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:24 am and 7:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Poland.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Poland. Last Update: 2020-03-29 07:21:59
Porąbka in Powiat bielski (Województwo Śląskie) with it's 3,852 inhabitants is located in Poland about 184 mi (or 296 km) south-west of Warsaw, the country's capital.
Local time in Porąbka is now 01:27 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Warsaw with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports in the wider vicinity of Porąbka, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Poland is Bielsko-Bialo Kaniow Airfield in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), North-West. 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 Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945) in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 km), North. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kety, Lodygowice, Andrychow, Zywiec and Osiek. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 49 °F
|Morning Temperature||5°C / 41 °F|
|Evening Temperature||8°C / 46 °F|
|Night Temperature||2°C / 36 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 66% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light snow|
Monday, 30th of March 2020
0°C (33 °F)
-2°C (28 °F)
Snow, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Tuesday, 31st of March 2020
2°C (36 °F)
-2°C (28 °F)
Snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 1st of April 2020
4°C (38 °F)
-0°C (31 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Gmina Porąbka is a rural gmina (administrative district) in Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. Its seat is the village of Porąbka, which lies approximately 11 kilometres east of Bielsko-Biała and 51 km south of the regional capital Katowice. The gmina covers an area of 64.59 square kilometres,and as of 2006 its total population is 14,703.
Bulowice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Kęty, within Oświęcim County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 8 kilometres south of Kęty, 25 km south of Oświęcim, and 56 km south-west of the regional capital Kraków. In the village is a palace of Larisch's family which was erected on 1882. The village has a population of 4,664.
Bujaków, Bielsko County
Bujaków is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Porąbka, within Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 5 kilometres north-west of Porąbka, 9 km east of Bielsko-Biała, and 47 km south of the regional capital Katowice. The village has a population of 2,176.
Czaniec is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Porąbka, within Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 5 kilometres north-east of Porąbka, 14 km east of Bielsko-Biała, and 48 km south of the regional capital Katowice. The village has a population of 5,536. John Paul II's genealogy hails from here.
Kobiernice is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Porąbka, within Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres north of Porąbka, 11 km east of Bielsko-Biała, and 48 km south of the regional capital Katowice. The village has a population of 3,345.
Porąbka, Silesian Voivodeship
Porąbka is a village in Bielsko County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Porąbka. It lies approximately 12 kilometres east of Bielsko-Biała and 53 km south of the regional capital Katowice. The village has a population of 3,852.
Solahütte (AKA Solehütte, Soletal, SS-Hütte Soletal, SS Hütte Porabka) was a little-known resort for the Nazi German guards, administrators, and auxiliary personnel of the Auschwitz/Birkenau/Buna facilities. Because Auschwitz detainees overseen by Franz Hössler constructed the rustic getaway facility and a crew of detainees did ongoing grounds-keeping and cleanup work, Solahütte can be considered a tiny subcamp of Auschwitz.
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