Back

Tyniec

Tyniec

Tyniec
Benedyktyńska 37, Kraków Tourist subregion: Krakowski
tel. +48 126885452
fax. +48 126885453
tyniec@benedyktyni.pl http://www.opactwotynieckie.pl
Rodzaj atrakcji przyrodniczych: Skałki (ostańce Skalne)
A hill with the Benedictine Abbey on top. It is built from limestone and together with nearby hills it constitutes a narrowing of the Vistula channel called Tyniecka Gate. These limestone rocks underwent karst process the example of which is a considerable depression which formed in the southern part of the hill. A little higher there is a massive rock block divided by a crack and several smaller pieces, which had fallen form the horst crown during the earthquake in 1786.
Play Play