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Sanctuary of Divine Mercy

Lagiewniki District, Krakow, Poland
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“small chapel” (14 reviews)
“john paul ii” (11 reviews)
Lagiewniki District, Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A beautiful church with lots to see and very large grounds to walk. If you're catholic it's must visit site for sure.

Thank joeanunez74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A new building could be consider as a good one but in my opinion it is better to see an old chapel with its amazing painting. A new one is the answer to a growing number of tourists and pilgrim. For me more spiritual is...More

Thank Aleksandra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife wanted the visit the place and I was not really interested, however after spending some time there I can see the beauty of the building and the reason why so many people visit.

Thank pauldavey1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I got tram 8 from the Philharmonic hall in Krakow as this should have taken us to our desired stop. However due to track maintenance it finished about 1 km from our desired stop. We were ushered off the tram and at...More

2  Thank Dr Keith W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Built on the site of where JP II worked in a quarry during German occupation, the magnificent place of worship and study has an amazing amount of info and articles from the Saint's life. A very holy site to visit.

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where St Faustina died. There's a beautiful Basilica, and chapel where St Faustina's remains are. Beautiful grounds for meditation and a chapel for Perpetual Adoration.

1  Thank 365amib
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

An exceptional spiritual experience! We came to the sanctuary as part of our pilgrimage to Fatima and Lourdes. Being in the place where saint Faustina and saint John Paul II experience the devine mercy of God, filled our hearts and soul with a deep peace...More

1  Thank George I
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A part for the importance of this place as a place of worship. The sanctuary is beautiful. The arquitecture is magnificent. Must go!!!!

1  Thank Ninfa L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Did not take a conducted tour. read all about it on Google search and walked to the shrine from our hotel which was within easy reach to also the sanctuary of Pope John Paul II. try and reach before 12.00, before the crowds start so...More

2  Thank Bardezgoa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Worth a visit regardless of beliefs. Impressive seeing many People, especially young people, here expressing their faith. Interesting architecture with a great view of the St. John Paul II basilica on the opposite side. Take time out to see another side of life...

1  Thank Marion M
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Kathleen M
21 January 2017|
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Response from EmTravelNow | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I think you will need to walk up the road to the entrance. I don't remember using steps. The road is fairly steep uphill.
7 August 2016|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
Best time to visit would be during April/May.
Krystyna T
6 May 2016|
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Response from eppechips1 | Reviewed this property |
I got a taxi and it does not take that long 20 minutes he most give or take and not expensive either. I believe you can also get a train but because I was pressed for time I felt it necessary to get a taxi which drops you... More