Even if you're the most impulsive adventurer, it's still good to brush up on one or two things about Krakow before you take off. Have a look at it on a map, make a list of the things to do and let the excitement begin!
To help you find your feet, Krakow lies 120 miles (193 kilometers) south of the prominent city of Lodz.
750,000 friendly locals live in this part of Lesser Poland Voivodeship.
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It's not every day you take off on vacation, so why not splurge on a bit of luxury? The Bonerowski Palace (Rynek Glowny 42/ul. Swietego Jana 1) and the Hotel Stary (Szczepanska 5) are a few of the best upmarket properties here. If you'd prefer to spend your vacation budget on fantastic Krakow activities, make a reservation at the Abella Suites & Apartments by Artery Hotels (ul. Dluga 48) or the Kajzer Hostel (Limanowskiego 12).
Is Wawel Castle the motivation for your trip to Krakow? To make things a little bit easier, you may want to stay in one of the places close by! Our leading picks are the Hotel Copernicus and the Kanonicza 22.
Pull on your headphones and enjoy the in-flight entertainment. In no time, you'll be hitting the runway at John Paul II - Balice Airport (KRK). It's 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the west from central Krakow.
Getting off the beaten path is a great way to discover a new place. So, why don't you do it from behind a steering wheel? Organize a car rental via Travelocity and get set to crank up the tunes in Krakow.
After you've hit the runway at John Paul II - Balice Airport, you'll be able to pick up a car right outside the terminal. Thrifty Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car are both located here. Visitors may also like to take a look at Enterprise and Budget.
Renting a ride right from the center of the city can be convenient if you're staying nearby. Take a look at Budget, situated at Ul.Lubicz 23, 31-503 Krakow, Krakow@Budget.Com.Pl. You can also try Hertz at 1 Focha Avenue.
Travelers flock to get a glimpse of world-famous sights in rain or sunshine. So, no matter what the forecast is while you're in Krakow, there's no reason to miss out on exploring Wawel Castle and Main Market Square.
Experience the true essence of this lively metropolis by exploring attractions like Wawel Cathedral and the Oskar Schindler Factory. If you have more time up your sleeve, St. Mary's Basilica and the Czartoryski Museum are worth a look too.
Make your way to Galicia Jewish Museum if you've seen all the other museums and you still have a thirst for more! Need some more options? Venture back through time and brush up on your history with an excursion to Cloth Hall. But that's not all there is. Revisit your college days with an approved visit to Collegium Maius.
So you've unpacked your case and you're starting to feel a bit jet lagged — what do you do next? Curl up in bed? No chance... getaways are about one-off experiences and remarkable adventures! (Besides, you can always sleep when you're back home.)
So you've stuffed your Krakow travel itinerary with a bunch of exciting adventures — great! If you're looking for a couple more ideas, have a look at our suggestions:
Once you've spent a few days doing all there is to do in Krakow, internationally famed attractions are on offer just a stone's throw from here! The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum lures visitors from every corner of the globe. gmina Polanka Wielka, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Krakow, is a convenient base when stopping by this world-famous attraction.
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This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Families will appreciate complimentary bicycles and in-room childcare. Enjoy the sauna and perks like free WiFi.
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 4 conference rooms, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the sauna and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and concierge services.
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this apartment. WiFi in public areas is free. A coffee shop, a garden, and express check-in are also on offer.
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a snack bar/deli are also offered.
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. You'll appreciate the area shuttle, self parking, and terrace.
A full-service spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant are all featured at this romantic hotel. Families will appreciate the free kid's club, onsite laundry facilities, and supervised childcare. Enjoy the indoor pool and free perks like buffet breakfast and WiFi in public areas.
This hotel features a fitness center and a sauna. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and airport shuttle. A terrace, a garden, and express check-out are also on offer.
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the free buffet breakfast each morning.
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