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Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy)

Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Located in Old Town, this picturesque open plaza was built in 1821 and features the King Zygmunt III column in its center.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old town” (187 reviews)
“meeting point” (19 reviews)
“christmas tree” (10 reviews)
Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice to walk around the Square which is full of life all year round. There are a lot of restaurants and photo ops with the many buildings in this area

Thank KhrizJustTravels
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Worth a trip down and up the escalator to get a feel for Communist Warsaw. Great meeting spot - loads of space and interesting streets running off it. Meet here for free Walkative tours which are really worthwhile.

Thank rosie860
Reviewed 7 November 2017

similar to most of the old town in other cities of Europe. however most of them are nice including this. can take tram to come on your own

Thank platinumSingapore
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Lots of space to walk around and explore. Not lots to do, but plenty to see. Take a sit and do some people watching.

Thank kaitlin8899
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Lovely, ample plaza which, on a clear day, gives you an excellent view of the city as well as marks the entry into the restored old town. Nice cafés nearby.

Thank fmandiola
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

It's colourful, musical, active and simply amazing place to be in Warsaw. The biggest square in Europe and rightly so.

Thank Nimi V
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Bussy with tourists, vibrant with life. The Castle square is lets say the 2nd most popular attraction in Warsaw. Lots of restaurants and little gift shops. Great for photos with friends or with the family.

Thank Maciej C
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Be sure to stop for photos and research the interesting history of the square! I enjoyed walking around the square and the adjacent old town.

Thank Marla7
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is one of the prettiest squares in Warsaw. The buildings are colorful. There are several cafes here so you can sit and people watch. Also, to the south at the bottom of the square on the right is a Costa Coffee. It is usually...More

1  Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A square that feels really open and, although crowded most of the day, there is a great positive energy in the air. Maybe because of all the colour, maybe it is the river or it is about the people, but there are some good vibrations...More

Thank pcelica1
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Laura P
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Response from Piotr M | Reviewed this property |
it should cost around 50-60 PLN, but there is a direct bus from the airport 175 , to the Old Town and it costs 4,40 PLN
25 November 2015|
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