Katowice Airport (KTW)
Katowice Airport is a base for low cost airlines Ryanair and Wizz Air, and charter airlines Enter Air and Smartwings Poland. Katowice Airport is one of the busiest airports in Poland, but not because Katowice is such a popular destination for a city trip. The Katowice metropolitan area is the largest in the country, before Warsaw. There are many holiday flights from Katowice airport.
At first glance, Katowice seems less than attractive unless you want to learn more about post-communist transformations. However, a deeper exploration of the industrial areas and unusual monuments shows that Katowice is actually quite interesting. It is the heart of the largest agglomeration in Central Eastern Europe and resembles the Ruhr region in terms of industry development and urbanization. It is currently undergoing a transformation into an energetic trading and trading center with great economic potential. Katowice is the capital of a historical region known as Upper Silesia and the main city of today's Silesian province.