Swieta Lipka trip planner

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

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +

Swieta Lipka

(90+ reviews from 1 attraction)
Historic Sites
Święta Lipka is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Reszel, within Kętrzyn County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately 6km south-east of Reszel, 13km south-west of Kętrzyn, and 55km north-east of the regional capital Olsztyn. The village has a population of about 200.The village is known for the pilgrimage church, Our Dear Lady of Święta Lipka, one of the most important examples of Baroque architecture in modern Poland.Until 1945 the area was part of the German Province of East Prussia.Sanctuary of St. MaryAccording to legend, the name Heiligelinde Święta Lipka - Holy Tilia - referred to a tree with a wooden statue of Mary under which miracles took place, though it may stem from a sacred grove of the Old Prussians.A chapel at the site was first mentioned in a 1491 deed issued by Johann von Tiefen, then grand master of the Teutonic Knights. At this time Święta Lipka was already a pilgrimage site, with an inn. It was destroyed about 1525 during the Protestant Reformation, in which the region became Lutheran.
Our Poland trip itinerary planner combines visitor reviews with your personal interests to make an itinerary informed by experts, but tailored to suit your style.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Swieta Lipka

  • 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 Swieta Lipka

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

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Swieta Lipka:
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, beaches, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, fun & games
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, childrens museums, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »