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Historic Old Town

Rynek Glowny, Krakow 30-062, Poland
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The 13th century merchants' town is home to Europe's largest market square and offers numerous historical houses, palaces and churches with magnificent interiors, 14th century fortifications, ancient synagogues, Jagiellonian University and the Gothic cathedral where the kings of Poland were buried.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“beautiful city” (220 reviews)
“the main square” (285 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Rynek Glowny, Krakow 30-062, Poland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved to walk around the old streets with attractive architecture and cosy warm houses! We visited the Jewish bookshops and a great poster exhibition showing the Illustrators skills very similar to the Irish Book of Malls? Maybe they knew each other through the Hebrew...More

1  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this recently and it's gorgeous lots of shops bars and restaurants a good mix of old and new attractions .

1  Thank Joanna W
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the most beautiful oldown to visit. There are many historical paces, many churches. If you are interested in history, architecture, this is a place to spend at least few days. I enjoyd my walking around oldtown.

1  Thank Evaldas G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Though by no means my first visit here I am always struck by how beautiful and atmospheric the Old Town presents itself. Krakow is the cultural capital of Poland in large part because of its iconic old town and town Square where superb ancient buildings...More

1  Thank simonuttley
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No words could describe how beautiful this city is, however I will try. The architecture in this city is out of this world. I guarantee you will spend so much of your time looking up admiring the beautiful buildings. The streets are so looked after...More

3  Thank Annette J
Reviewed 3 days ago

NICE, lots of people, nice CHRISTMAS MARKET ( although with FAR TOO FEW "Barrels" ( outlets ), where hot wine and tea with Slibowitz are sold - LONG queues! ). That town Center for sure lives! LOTS of locals, and mostly full of people. All...More

2  Thank MartinaandHermann
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took a walking tour on our first day and the guide was free and fantastic It lasted over an hour and gave us a great feel of the town

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent, excellent, excellent. Shops friendly, market stalls colourful and good value. Wonderful place to visit, safe, friendly and excellent range of shops restaurants and cafes. Try the Sioux restaurant for a fantastic meal with great service

1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've visited many cities but have to say That Krakow was a joy. Really nice atmosphere, great to walk around, lovely people, no hassle, inexpensive. I'd totally recommend Krakow for a short break.

Thank Cleanuptheoceans
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Recommended as its the best place to walk as it is only for pedestrians and get to know with Krakow. Many tourist shops, cafes and restaurants.

2  Thank tragio
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Mandy B
1 November 2017|
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Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mandy, We booked our tours in Britain. However, I don’t think it’s much of an issue. The availability of tours especially at this time of the year is easily able to cope with the numbers visiting. Hope you enjoy your... More
ashley m
20 September 2017|
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Response from d1627a | Reviewed this property |
it about plz40-plz50 but u can haggle with them enjoy
19 November 2016|
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Response from Rose001 | Reviewed this property |
The most comfortable way is to go by coach it's far better than going by yourself. The coach will have their own guide, which you need, and they are also good value. Many of the Hotels have details of good coach tour... More