It is located about 10 km West of Rica, 25 km South-West of żywiec, and 82 km South of the regional capital Katowice.
Previously, there was a borderline item Myto, which was closed in 2007. Twardoski through the pass of the old railway line to Vienna and a motorway in Slovakia.
The village has always been famous for its mountaineering, and from 1930 zwardoń becoming a popular destination for lovers of skiing, there was built a springboard for jumps on skis. Good climate, snowy winters, treeless slopes and good rail connections all serve to prosperity of the village.