Discover the beautiful, historic and culture-packed city of Krakow on a bus and walking tour
You will begin your tour by visiting the Jewish District of Kazimierz to explore the area which used to be inhabited by one of the most diverse Jewish communities in Europe. Then, a short drive will take you up the Wawel Hill, is the embodiment of Poland's former monarchical glory. Its summit is the Royal Castle and a 14th-century cathedral which hosted almost all coronations and funerals of the Polish monarchy.
Having descended the hill, we stroll along Kanonicza and Grodzka Streets to reach Collegium Maius (Great College), the oldest building of the Academia Cracoviensis. After visiting the charming Gothic courtyard we continue to the Main Market Square. This bustling heart of the city is a perfect place for picking up souvenirs, especially in the Cloth Hall which has been the local market place for centuries.
Complete your tour by visiting St Mary's Church*, where the stunning medieval altar sculpted by Veit Stoss is located and a bugle call sounds towards the four corners of the world every hour on the hour.
German: Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
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Pick up at Specific Hotels in Krakow or Check in at 11 Powiśle Street
Start of Tour
The tour begins with a brief visit to the old Jewish district of Kazimierz, one of the city's main tourist attractions and cultural center. The historical district was largely used as a filming location for Schindler's List, Steven Spielberg's historical period drama film about the Holocaust.
Wawel Castle and Catedral
Head over to the Wawel Royal Castle, one of Poland's largest castles. Find the Polish Crown Jewels along with memorabilia of former Polish monarchs. Visit the Cathedral, State Rooms and the Royal Chambers which boasts am impressive collection of tapestries woven in Brussels.
Collegium Maius and St. Mary's Basilica
Go to the Collegium Maius, the oldest university college and see the beautiful Gothic courtyard. End the tour at the Main Market Square, the largest medieval square in Europe and visit St. Mary's Basilica, famous for the wooden altarpiece carved by Veit Stoss.
End of Tour
Price & Options
This tour involves a considerable amount of walking.
If less than 2 participants are booked, the activity may not operate.
Students and children will have to provide a valid ID for proof of age.
The Royal Chambers are closed on Mondays so this will be replaced with a tour of Collegium Maius.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 09:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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