Useful information

Time in Poland is GMT+1 (winter), GMT +2 (summer)

The character of Polish climate is transitional between maritime and continental. The weather is rather changeable and is likely to surprise.

The official currency in Poland is Polish Zloty (PLN). 1€ equals approximately 4,5 PLN.
The best way to check current exchange rate of Polish Zloty (PLN) is to go to website of the National Bank of Poland:
Polish Zloty may be obtained from an ATM or foreign currency may be exchanged at the hotel or in banks, exchange offices, airports and railway stations.

Credit Cards 
Major credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard are widely accepted, American Express is also accepted but to a lesser extent. In almost all shops in the center you can make transactions using the card.

Electricity in Poland is 230V
Electrical outlets in Poland are 2P+Z type


Poland is a member of the European Union so citizens of EU countries do not require a visa. Poland is also part of the Schengen Agreement, therefore citizens of countries within the Schengen Area do not require visas either. Visas are required for citizens of Russia and Belarus.