Warsaw is a Vistula River cruise port, as well as Poland's largest city and capital. It is located in east-central Poland, approx 260 km (160 ml) from Baltic Sea and 300 km (190 ml) from Carpathian Mountains. By population (over 1,75 million, metro over 3,1 million) the city is ranked EU's / European Union's 9th most-populous capital.
In 2012, the city was ranked world's 32nd most liveable by the Economist Intelligence Unit. It was also ranked as one of Central Europe's most liveable cities. Today, Warsaw is an "Alpha–" global city, major tourist destination and significant political, economic and cultural hub. Warsaw's economy, by a wide variety of industries, is characterised by FMCG manufacturing, metal processing, steel and electronic manufacturing and food processing. The Warsaw Stock Exchange is among the most important and largest in Central and Eastern Europe. The European Union agency for external border security, Frontex, has its headquarters in the city of Warsaw. Together with London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt, Warsaw is one of the cities with highest skyscrapers' number in the European Union. The city has also been named "Eastern Europe’s chic cultural capital with thriving art and club scenes and serious restaurants".
The city of Warsaw is the seat of Roman Catholic archdiocese (located on the left bank of Vistula) and diocese (the right bank), and has various universities, of which most notably the University of Warsaw and the Polish Academy of Sciences, monuments, museums, theatres, libraries and two opera houses. In 1980 Warsaw's historic city-centre with its picturesque Old Town was listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Among the other main architectural attractions are the Castle Square with Royal Castle and King Sigismund's Column, Saint John's Cathedral, Market Square, churches, mansions and palaces, all displaying richness of architectural detail and colour. Buildings represent interesting examples of nearly every historical period and architectural style of Europe. Warsaw offers many examples of architecture from gothic, baroque, renaissance, neoclassical and modern periods. Around a quarter of the city features royal gardens and luxurious parks.
The Warsaw cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Warsaw, Poland.
If you lose the Warsaw location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.