Transport to the meditation centre
Dhamma Pallava address:
Dhamma Pallava, Ośrodek Medytacji Vipassana,
Dziadowice 3, 62-709 Malanów, woj. wielkopolskie, powiat Turek
Getting from the A2 highway from Warsaw direction: https://goo.gl/maps/aL5oi
Getting from the A2 highway from Poznan direction: https://goo.gl/maps/9prA0
Getting from the closest town, Turek : https://goo.gl/maps/FtTMM
HOW TO GET DHAMMA PALLAVA WHEN YOU GET TO DZIADOWICE VILLAGE
Follow the main road. You will pass a small primary school on your right. About 50 m from the school the tarmac road ends and becomes a dirt track forest access road. Continue straight through the forest (about 1 km). Turn left at the sign to Dhamma Pallava. Continue straight about 200m and you will see the centre on your right.
If you would like to share a lift or are travelling by car and can offer someone a lift than you can use our Rideshare Board: http://rides.server.dhamma.org/pl/index. Please note we do not contact the participants re shared transportation.
By public transport:
Note that there is generally no public transportation directly to the centre.
Train and bus connections on Google map or (in Poland) www.e-podroznik.pl (the website is also available in English. If you need any help with finding a suitable connection, please, let us know).
Please make all your homeward travel arrangements from Konin before the course starts. You will not be able to use your mobile phone, iPad, tablet or any other internet device until after the end of the course.
You should travel to either Konin or to Turek. Turek is the closest town to the centre (13 km from Dhamma Pallava)
The easiest way is to take the bus or train to Konin. There are many trains from both Warsaw and Berlin (via Poznan) that stop at Konin.
There are regular buses from Konin to Turek (38 km) from the bus stop behind the main train station in Konin.
We have organized paid shuttle taxi (Kia Sorento) from Turek on the start day of each course. The price per person is 13 zlotys. The Kia Sorento will wait at the entrance to the bus station in Turek at 14.00, 15.00 & 16.30. If there are more than 6 people waiting the car will do a second run.
There are also 4 taxi companies in Turek. You can find them http://www.turek.rozkladyjazdy.pl/taxi/
The price for an individual taxi from Turek to Dhamma Pallava in Dziadowice is about 60 zlotys.
If you need to wait for pickup, please go to the waiting room.
The closest airports are in Warsaw (Chopin, Okecie) and Poznan. There are local buses from the airports to the main railway station in these cities. Take a train to Konin, and from there a bus to Turek. Check the information above re shuttle taxis to the centre.
Please find a connection which gets you to Dhamma Pallava by 5 p.m. If it’s not possible and you know you are arrive a bit later than 5.00pm, please let us know.
For students coming from Berlin:
Dziadowice is 386 km from Berlin.
Take the motorway A12 from Berlin direction Frankfurt/Oder, continue on motorway A2 direction Warsaw. Leave the A2 at the exit Konin Wschód, continue on DK72 direction Turek, leave the DK72 after about 16 km and turn right, direction Malanow. After about 6 km turn left to Dziadowice, in the village of Dziadowice the way to the centre is marked by signs (see above).
The Eurocity Berlin-Warsaw Express leaves Berlin Hauptbahnhof a few times a day. The travel time to Konin is 3 hours 36 minutes. The trains stop at Konin main train station. Take the bus from Konin to Turek. See the information above re shuttle taxi to Dhamma Pallava.
If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact us. Contact number please see above.
Should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us at +48 505-830-915, +48789 243 875, +48 797 958 861. Note that this phone might be switched off during the course - any important massage should be left on the answering machine. We look forward to seeing you.
If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact us.
Should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us at +48 505-830-915, +48789 243 875, +48 797 958 861.
On the day that the course starts, please use: +48 517 629 656. This is centre contact telephone number, which you may wish to give to your relatives/friends as an emergency contact number. Note that this phone might be switched off during the course - any important massage should be left on the answering machine.
We look forward to seeing you.