Black Madonna Częstochowa Krakow:
Go with us and visit Black Madonna Częstochowa tour from Krakow, Częstochowa is located about 150km from the city centre of Krakow. The road will take about 2h. Black Madonna tours is one of the most popular tours from the religious tours in Krakow. The Jasna Góra Sanctuary is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites in Poland. Every year a lot of pilgrims come here to travel across Poland to end their pilgrimage at the Jasna Góra Sanktuarium.
The history of jasna Góra complex
The Pauline Order, which is located in Jasna Góra, was founded in the 14th century. The image of the Black Madonna is considered miraculous. People from all over the world come here to see the Black Madonna, which is considered miraculous. Also John Paul II, who came to Poland on pilgrimages, visited this place. The mass there were thousands of believers. Pilgrimages to this place have been going on since the Middle Ages. In the history of Poland, the Jasna Góra Sanctuary has been besieged and robbed many times. It has been necessary to defend it many times. During the Swedish Deluge, Jasna Góra was defended. When World War II, the Germans tried to burn the monastery down, but they failed.
Black Madonna Tour:
Please remember to choose clothes according to the prevailing weather conditions. Because you will spend some of your time outside on your Black Madonna tours.
The entire trip takes approximately 7 hours. If you would like to see and learn about the history of this place. See the painting of the Black Madonna, which is considered miraculous. And visit the Sanctuary and visit the Basilica, which is kept in a baroque style. Its interior makes an impressive impression. Pay attention to the numerous sculptures that can be found here. Including a sculpture depicting John Paul II.
Let us take you to the Black Madonna Częstochowa from Krakow tour to the Jasna Góra complex and see one of the most recognizable symbols of Christianity in Poland. Our tour begins with being picked up from your hotel. After that you will go to Częstochowa which will take about 2 hours. Częstochowa is located about 150km from the city centre of krakow.
Then go to the Jasna Góra complex, there is a sanctuary with a Pauline monastery. In other words, it is the most important place of Marian devotion and also the most important pilgrimage centre. Therefore, see the painting that is considered miraculous- Black Madonna,. It is also a place associated with Pope John Paul II as he visited this shrine six times. during his numerous pilgrimages to Poland.
However, that’s not all, there are also many monuments. For instance the Monument of Our Lady of Immaculate. Also John Paul II monument, John Paul II’s parents monument. In addition, Jasna Gora is the most frequent place of pilgrimage in Poland. In conclusion this trip will give you a chance to delve into the history of Catholicism in Poland. Remember to dress appropriately according to the weather forecast, this is a religious site and you should dress according to the rules there. Your driver will help you and give you numerous tips on visiting the monastery and about your stay in Krakow.
After the sightseeing, you will go to Krakow, to your hotel or anywhere in the center of Krakow.
1. Pick up from your hotel/hostel/apartment
2. Drive to Częstochowa about 2 hours
3. Visiting Jasna Góra complex
4. Drive to Krakow about 2 hours
5. Drop off to your hotel/hostel/apartment