Katowice Holidays

Poland
Located in southern Poland , the city of Katowice boomed during the 19th-century as a mining town, and the influence of the era remains today with a few preserved buildings. The city is as involved with mining today as ever, acting as a coal and steel center. Katowice additionally attracts …

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How to get to Katowice

Here's what you need to know about getting to Katowice. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Katowice takes 4 hours, 20 minutes.

When to go to Katowice

Typical Holiday Price

£429 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Katowice varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

June

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Katowice.

Where to stay in Katowice

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Katowice, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Katowice

olo81 | FlickrNikiszowiec
Nikiszowiec
OliverN5 | FlickrLegendia Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko
Legendia Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko
covilha | FlickrMuseum of Tychy Brawery
Museum of Tychy Brawery
Marcin Wichary | FlickrMuseum of the History of Computers and Computer Science
Museum of the History of Computers and Computer Science
grego1402 | FlickrGiszowiec
Giszowiec
Krzysztof Duda | FlickrSzyb Prezydent
Szyb Prezydent
sergei.gussev | FlickrSilesian Botanical Garden
Silesian Botanical Garden

Reviews of Katowice

Kelly Paras
Kelly ParasWashington, D.C.
13/02/2016

Katowice isn't a tourist destination by any stretch of the imagination; it's a city of just 150 years that sprang up out of the Industrial Age and has a mostly blue collar existence. In the past decade however, modern development has begun to transform the city into a haven for innovative museums and killer nightlife.

Michael  D
Michael D
23/12/2019

Bart Czakon
Bart Czakon
03/10/2019

Beautiful, modern city and great people

Charlotte Martelli
Charlotte Martelli
20/05/2019

Very chilled lots of interesting things to see.

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