Tourist Information System of Małopolska

4 Kościelna Street
34-100 Wadowice
Phone/fax +48 33 873 23 65
biuro@it.wadowice.pl
www.it.wadowice.pl

Tourist Information Centre in Wadowice was established in May 2001. It is currently in the structures of the Municipality Hall and also belongs to Tourist Information System of Małopolska (MSIT) as a 4 star office (the highest category in the system). The MSIT office is  located in the town center, in close to major tourist attractions - the Basilica of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Museum of Family House of the Holy Father John Paul II and the Municipal Museum. There are 4 workers who serve tourists providing complete information about the commune Wadowice as well as other places in Małopolska region and even Poland. We run a tourist database on a local scale, which is constantly updated. We distribute promotional materials which are issued under MSIT or obtained from the Polish Tourist Organisation. We also publish its own publications in various languages ​​(among others: Polish, English, German, Italian, Spanish, French, Slovak). At our office you can also use the tourist reading room, there are over 200 items (maps, guides, atlases etc.). There is also possibility of renting a bike or tablet with the multimedia application with the Trail of Karol Wojtyła around Wadowice.

We organize:

   • Family Bicycle Rally
   • The celebration of World Tourism Day
   • Trips for the residents of the Wadowice Commune
   • Tourist and historical walking around Wadowice
   • Christmas fun

Completed projects:

    • Beskid Guides Course
    • Overview Mountain Film
    • Traveler's Club ‘Bez Paszportu’
    • A national photographic competition ‘Holiday postcard’
    • Town Game - Quest Wadowice
    • Multimedia application ‘Trail of Karol Wojtyła’

Internet portals and social media:

    • www.it.wadowice.pl
    • www.facebook.com/lubiewadowice
    • www.visitmalopolska.pl/wadowice
    • www.sdmwadowice2016.pl (Wadowice official website served during the World Youth Days)

Our Publications:

    • Leaflet with town plan published in 6 languages ​​(Polish, English, German, Italian, French, Spanish).
    • Guide ‘Come Meet Love released in 4 languages ​​(Polish, Slovak, English, German).
    •  Folder with trail of Karol Wojtyła in Wadowice, published in 6 languages ​​Polish., English, Germany, Italian, French, Spanish).
    • Brochure ‘Wadowice on the weekend’ published in 3 languages ​​(Polish, English, German).
    • Tourist Map ‘Wadowice area’, scale 1:50 000, published in 3 languages ​​(Polish, English, Slovak)
    • Publication of beatification ‘Wadowice - where it all began’ (Polish, English, German, Italian, French, Spanish).
    • Outdoor game ‘Quest Wadowice’
    • Publication of canonization ‘Holy from Wadowice’ published in 6 languages ​​(Polish, English, German, Italian, French, Spanish)
    • Folder ‘Even the Holy kicked the ball’ - released in 7 languages ​​(Polish, English, German, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese)
    • Tourist guide – ‘Wadowice - here it all begins’ - released in 7 languages ​​(Polish, English, German, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese)
    • Folder with the Trail of Karol Wojtyła in Wadowice, published in 12 languages ​​(Polish, English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, French,     Russian, Dutch, Hungarian, Slovak, Czech Republic) 

Our achievements:

  • First place in the competition organized by the Polish Tourist Organisation for the best Tourist Information Centre in 2007 in the category of  towns up to 20 thousand of residents.
  • Second place in the competition organized by the Polish Tourist Organisation for the best Tourist Information Centre in 2008 in the category of towns up to 20 thousand of residents
  • One of the model Tourist Information offices in Małopolska Region according to Marshal       
 Department of Małopolska.
  • Award for contribution to the development and promotion of tourism in the Malopolska Region. 
  • Second place in the competition organized by the Polish Tourist Organisation for the best Tourist Information Centre in 2016 in the category of **** stars.


Employees:

Anna Rzemieniec
Michał Żmuda
Dorota Pałosz
Sławomir Jaworski