9+ Wonderful Places You Should Visit in Krakow Poland
In episode 85, we explore 9+ places to visit beyond the great Market Square of Krakow. We continue our multi-part series taking you to multiple cities in Poland. We spent 23 days traveling through western Poland.
Kraków is the 2nd largest city in Poland. Located on Poland’s longest river, the Wisła, this once capital of Poland has a history dating back to the 7th century. The Old Town of Kraków was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1978 and was one of the first 12 sites granted this special recognition. The city attracts more than 13 million visitors annually.
Places to see beyond Kraków’s Market Square
- Wawel Castle
- Wawel Cathedral
- Kazimierz District - Jewish Quarter
- Kraków Churches
- Jewish synagogues of Krakow
- National Museum in Krakow
- Sanctuary of Divine Mercy
- Polish Aviation Museum
- Schindler's Factory and MOCAK
- and more...
Enjoy Food and Drink in Krakow
Featured on this episode - continue over 1,000 drinking tradition under the Town Hall Tower.
For a great dinner, visit Pod Baranem. It is one of the finest restaurants in the city.
Where to stay in Kraków
Our accommodation was at the Platinum Aparthotel. This was a convenient location just off the market square and easily accessible to the Old Town within a 15-minute walk.
Take a City Tour in Kraków
Krakow Grand City Tour by Golf Cart
Rated 5-stars on Viator
Books about Kraków
Get ready for your visit to the city with some reading:
Plan your trip to Poland
DK Eyewitness Poland - This is the book we referenced to help craft our three-week Poland itinerary.
More Travel Resources from The Places Where We Go
TRAVEL BOOKS: While planning your travels, you can find links to several books to get you in the travel mindset on our Amazon Store Page - check out the section: Books That Inspire Travel
GEAR: We also invite you to visit our Amazon Storefront for more travel resources we recommend - all of which we personally use in our travels.
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Inspiring Your Future Travels
We hope this episode inspires you to consider a visit to Poland.
Which activities will you plan on your trip? Drop us a line if you have an adventure in Poland.
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