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Wrocław Congress Center
Following the conference tradition, we’re meeting once again at Wrocław Congress Center. Our venue is a part of the Centennial Hall Complex, which dates back to the early XX century and is inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. Its proximity to nature and Multimedia Fountain makes Wrocław Congress Center a great place to both learn and relax.
Wrocław Congress Center, Wystawowa 1, 51-618 Wrocław


Welcome to Wrocław, the historical capital of Lower Silesia, built on 100 bridges. The name may be challenging to pronounce (let’s try it together, /ˈvɹɔts.wɑf/), but your stay there will surely be easygoing. As Poland’s third-largest city, Wrocław’s been dubbed the meeting place for a reason: not only is it located in the center of Europe, but it’s also a fast-developing business hub with a large student population and some unforgettable historical landmarks. Could you imagine a better place to hone your skills, get inspired, and connect with fellow React Native enthusiasts? We definitely can't!


Depending on your original location, getting to React Universe Conf may mean a longer or shorter journey. We’ve put together some helpful traveling tips and divided them into two groups: one focused on arriving at Wrocław and the other on making it to Wrocław Congress Center, where the conference takes place. Whether you’re coming from across the ocean, a closer abroad, or Poland, there are three most popular ways of traveling from Wrocław.


Flying to Wrocław International Airport (WRO):
Most flights to Wrocław are operated by low-cost airlines (Ryanair and Wizz Air), but you can get there with regular network airlines like LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, KLM, or Swiss Airlines as well. Most European countries currently offer direct connections with WRO airport.

If you’re arriving from a country closer to Poland or from within the country, you might want to take the train. You should be able to make it in around 4 hours from Berlin and Warsaw, 6 hours from Prague, 7 hours from Vienna, and 10 hours from Budapest. You can find your connection using Polish State Railway’s website.

Last but not least, if flexibility is a priority for you, you can also travel by car.

It’s 346 km from Berlin, 270 km from Dresden, 332 km from Prague, 536 km from Vienna, 172 km from Poznań, 348 km from Warsaw, and 272 km from Kraków.

Arriving at React UNIVERSE CONF venue

When it comes to moving around the city, there are also plenty of options. You might want to consider:
• planning trips with public transportation (particularly trams 1, 2, 4, 10 and buses 145, 146) via jakdojade app
rent a bike services and scooter rentals like Bolt, Tier, or Lime
• reserving a ride with Uber, Bolt, Free Now, or other taxi servicescar sharing with Panek


Having good time in Wrocław
If React Universe Conf is all about learning and networking, why not do that while exploring the Wrocław and its attractions? After all, sightseeing, soaking in the city’s atmosphere, and making meaningful connections go together well. Check out our top picks for places worth visiting and activities worth trying:


Venue’s surrounding
The historical building of Centennial Hall, a multimedia fountain at Pergola, Szczytnicki Park, and the picturesque Japanese Garden.

Zoological Garden and Afrykarium
The largest zoo in Poland and the world’s only oceanarium dedicated solely to African flora and fauna.

Old Town
One of the most beautiful old market squares in Europe, with the Old Town Hall and one of the oldest restaurants in Europe.

Ostrów Tumski
The original urban settlement with old gas lanterns and Odra water cruises.

Check out these bars below where you can grab a cold drink and have a good time with other conference attendees!

Za Zoo Beach Bar
A place to have a seat on the sand or grass, grab some street food, and enjoy a live DJ set.

Forma Płynna Beach Bar
A cozy spot near the Grunwald bridge, where you can relax by the river and grab a drink.

Neon Gallery
A charming backyard lit by historic neon lights that brings together art galleries, clubs, freelance artists, and bars.

Are you into an active lifestyle? Check out our recommendations:

Sport on the banks of Odra
If you’re more of an active person, you can rent a pedal boat or a kayak to explore the city by the river - an even do i the eco way with the help of Odra Centrum.

WakePark Wrocław
A place to try your hand at various water sports, including wakeboarding, skimboarding, and waterskiing. Thrills guaranteed!

Dream Jump
If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, how about jumping 40 meters down from the roof of the Tarczyński Arena

Our talks will provide you with food for thought, but will most likely leave you hungry for local delicacies as well. Here are our top picks to choose if you want to satisfy this hunger:

Woosabi Lounge, Młoda Polska, Stół na Szwedzkiej, Pod Papugami, Bernard, Mercado

Dojutra, Szklarnia, Browar 100mostów, Zbawcy win, Recepcja, Pasaż Pokoyhof

Pyszne, Uber Eats, Wolt, Glovo


We’ve gathered all the important locations and put them on a dedicated React Universe Conf 2024 map. Save it for later and navigate through Wrocław with ease!


Have more questions about the Conference?
Now that you know about the venue, must-visit places in Wrocław, and our tips for travelers, you might still have some questions about React Universe Conf and its surroundings. We’ve gathered the most frequently asked ones in this section – but if you can’t find an answer to your question below, don’t hesitate to contact us at


Buying a ticket to React Universe Conf 2024 gives you:

entry to two conference days (Sept 5-6, 2024) filled with insightful talks
opportunity to meet speakers and network in-person
welcome pack filled with goodies
access to catering (breakfast snack, lunch, and dinner)
access to chill out zone and the after party

The team behind React Universe Conf speaks English fluently.

So do other people involved in making the conference happen, as well as staff at hotels and restaurants in Wrocław.

In general, Polish people show a very high level of proficiency in English, so you needn’t worry about communication issues as a foreigner.

Participants of React Universe Conf can rest assured that the current geopolitical situation will not affect the event.

Poland is not a party to any conflict now, and the Polish government is committed to maintaining stability within its borders – so there’s no reason to believe that any disruption will occur during the conference.

React Universe Conf is organized in line with the current coronavirus regulations, which you can check on the government website.

To ensure the safety of our attendees, we equip the venue with sanitizer dispenser stations and make masks available at the reception desk.

The weather in Poland in September is generally mild, with pleasant temperatures and moderate rainfall.

In Wrocław, be prepared for temperatures around 15-25 °C during the day and 10-15 °C at night.

The daily accommodation cost ranges between €60-85 on average.

The cost of food will vary depending on your choices, but to give you an idea, a meal at a mid-range restaurant costs around €17, a beer costs around €5, and a regular cappuccino costs about €3. For the current exchange rate, visit this website.

In Poland, the power plug sockets are of type E, the standard voltage is 230 V, and the frequency is 50 Hz.

For detail, check this website – but if you’re traveling from the US or the UK, there’s a fair chance you’ll need an adapter.

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