©

Olsztynek trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Olsztynek

(4.4/5 based on 50 reviews for 2 attractions)
Things to do: museums
Olsztynek is a town in Olsztyn County, in Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship of Poland. It is the administrative seat of Gmina Olsztynek.GeographyOlsztynek is located about 28km south of Olsztyn in the western part of the Masurian Lake District, where it borders on the Prussian Uplands (Prusy Górne), part of the Baltic Uplands.Olzstynek station is a stop on the railway line from Olsztyn to Działdowo. The expressway S7 running from Gdańsk via Olsztynek to Warsaw, currently under construction, is part of the European route E77. A direct link to Olsztyn will be provided by the expressway S51HistorySeveral decades after the subjugation of the Old Prussians, Hohenstein Castle was erected from 1351 to colonize the Sasna lands at the behest of Günter von Hohenstein, Komtur of the Teutonic Knights at Osterode commandry. A parish church was mentioned for 1348. Grand Master Winrich von Kniprode granted the surrounding settlement town privileges according to Kulm law in 1359. Olsztynek became the seat of the local administration within the State of the Teutonic Order.
Explore the family-friendly attractions of Olsztynek and add them to your vacation plans using our Poland itinerary maker.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Olsztynek

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Olsztynek

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Olsztynek:
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, beaches, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, fun & games
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, childrens museums, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Warmia-Masuria Province

18 days in Poland BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Gizycko BY A USER FROM ISRAEL May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Mikolajki BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Northern Poland BY A USER FROM CYPRUS March, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 2 days in Mikolajki BY A USER FROM FRANCE May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Mikolajki BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA May, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Poland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Warmia-Masuria Province BY A USER FROM POLAND July, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Olsztyn BY A USER FROM POLAND July, teens, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Poland BY A USER FROM POLAND April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in Northern Poland & Bialystok BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Mikolajki BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA March, kids, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News