Silesian Foothills, marked in red and labeled with D2
Silesian Foothills, marked in red and labeled with D2

Silesian Foothills (Polish: Pogórze Śląskie, Czech: Slezské podhůří, Silesian: Pogōrze Ślōnske)[1] are foothills located in Silesian Voivodeship, Poland.

It has an area of 545 km². Its western border is Olza river, eastern Skawa. Other main rivers that cut the foothills are from west to east: Vistula, Biała and Soła. To the south are Silesian Beskids and Little Beskids, in north it converts into Ostrava Basin and Oświęcim Basin. The towns located on the foothills are: Cieszyn, Skoczów, Bielsko-Biała, Kęty, Andrychów and Wadowice.

See also

References

  1. ^ Kulik, Grzegorz (2019-08-09). "Trzyńsiynia ziymie na Ślōnsku". wachtyrz.eu (in Silesian). Retrieved 2021-05-08.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)

Coordinates: 49°50′N 19°2′E / 49.833°N 19.033°E / 49.833; 19.033