Please be in the Dhamma Pallava by 5.00pm. If it is not possible, please contact us.
Please make all your travel arrangements before the course starts.You will not be able to use your Internet devices until after the end of the course. There is no Internet access for course participants at the Centre available.
Dhamma Pallava address:
Dhamma Pallava, Vipassana Meditation Centre,
51°59'21.8"N 18°20'04.2"E, 63-233, Poland
HOW TO GET TO THE DHAMMA PALLAVA
1. By car
This is the most convenient way to get to the Centre. There is no public transportation directly to the Centre.
You can find us on Google Maps by typing 'Dhamma Pallava' in the browser.
You can leave your car in the fenced parking slot. Please park close to the main gate.
If you are coming by car and have free places in the car please don’t forget to help other participants by offering a lift. To do so subscribe on ourRideshare Board.
If you would like to get a lift or you are travelling by car and can offer someone a lift please use ourRideshare Board.
Please note that we do not contact the participants regarding shared transportation.
3. By public transport
The public transportation will only take you to the nearest towns. We organize a shuttle bus from Konin (see below).
There are direct buses fromBerlin and other European cities to Poznań or Warsaw and many connections between Poznań/Warsaw and Konin.
You can check the links below:
From some big polish cities like Wrocław, Toruń, Bydgoszcz, Trójmiasto operate private bus companies likeHoper andSuperPKS, which can take you directly to the centre. Early registration and booking are required.
4. Shuttle service organized by Vipassana Centre
To help you to get to the Centre after public transport, there is a shuttle-service on the arrival day and on the departure day. There will be a car (marked with a sign VIPASSANA behind the front window) from the train station in Konin.
The cost of the ride is 12 € (or 50PLN) per person and should be paid to the driver. Please, pay by cash with exact amount.
Meeting point is directly in front of the station.
Departure time 1:30pm, 3:30pm and 5.30pm.
Contact to the driver (he speaks English): +48 601 773 863.
If you would like to reserve a place in the taxi shuttle, please inform the registration by replying to your confirmation letter(optionally you can also call us at +48 505 830 915 or write to [email protected]). Please inform us two days before the course starts the latest.
For the way back there is also a shuttle available on the last day (normally at 8:45am). To reserve a seat then, you can put your name on a list on the last day of the course. Often it also turns out to be possible to share a ride with other course participants in their car.
5. By taxi
You can also take a taxi to the Centre. The price of an individual taxi from Konin to the Dhamma Pallava is about 120PLN (30EUR).
Taxis in Turek:
Taxi Driver Tomek: +48 601 773 863
Other taxis from Turek: +48 607 604 979; +48 888 446 887; +48 601 695 439
Some more:Taxi companies in Turek
6. By air
The closest airports are in Poznań and Warsaw. There are local buses/trains from airports to the main railway station in these cities.
Should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us by replying to your confirmation email (optionally you can also call us at +48 505 830 915 or write to [email protected]).