Goczałkowice-Zdrój

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Goczałkowice-Zdrój
Village
Goczałkowice-Zdrój is located in Poland
Goczałkowice-Zdrój
Goczałkowice-Zdrój
Coordinates: 49°56′N 18°58′E / 49.933°N 18.967°E / 49.933; 18.967
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Silesian
County Pszczyna
Gmina Goczałkowice-Zdrój
Population 6,245

Goczałkowice-Zdrój [ɡɔt͡ʂau̯kɔˈvit͡sɛ ˈzdrui̯] (German Bad Gottschalkowitz) is a village in Pszczyna County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Goczałkowice-Zdrój.[1] It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south of Pszczyna and 36 km (22 mi) south of the regional capital Katowice. The gmina covers an area of 48.64 square kilometres (18.8 sq mi), and as of 2006 the population of the village and gmina is 6,263.

Goczałkowice-Zdrój is situated on the Goczałkowice Reservoir and 1 km away from the Vistula river. Goczałkowice-Zdrój is a spa, with about 10,000 bathers each year.

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Coordinates: 49°56′N 18°58′E / 49.933°N 18.967°E / 49.933; 18.967