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Krakow: Evening Cruise with a Glass of Wine

1. Krakow: Evening Cruise with a Glass of Wine

Sail on the Vistula River and enjoy an evening of sophistication in the royal city. Experience the breathtaking views by night, marvelous city lights, and the unique atmosphere that the river has to offer. The tour starts near the Wawel Castle, then continues upstream to the Convent of the Norbertine Sisters and the home of Pope Jean Paul II. Further on, the boat takes a route downriver, passing by the historical Wawel Castle and the Church on the Rock, then revealing the beauty of the Kazimierz and Podgórze districts with its distinctive bridges. The cruise finishes back at Kapitan Victor's mooring. A complimentary drink of your choice will be provided before the tour starts.

Krakow: Sightseeing Cruise on the Vistula River

2. Krakow: Sightseeing Cruise on the Vistula River

Explore Krakow from the Vistula River — the Queen of Polish Rivers — on a sightseeing cruise. Sail past landmarks such as Kościuszko Mound, Wawel Castle, Church on the Rock, and the Monastery of the Norbertan Sisters while hearing about the city's legends from your guide. The heated deck and comfortable leather sofas of the modern boat will make you feel at home even on cold days. On warmer days, you're invited to the observation deck to enjoy the beautiful views while spending time outdoors. Listen to the history of Krakow from the boat's modern overhead sound system in Polish and English. Take in all the major the sights of the city, such as Skałka Church, Royal Wawel Castle, the former House of Pope John Paul II, Norbertine Monastery, Kościuszko Mound, Cricoteka, and The 6 Bridges.

Krakow: One-Hour River Cruise

3. Krakow: One-Hour River Cruise

Krakow is home to a suite of visual delights: from the majestic Wawel Castle to the historic Zwierzyniec and Kazimierz districts, there's plenty to see in this beautiful city. Vistula River cruises remain one of the best ways to discover all that Krakow has to offer. The river flows through the heart of Krakow, which happens to be home to some of the most iconic landmarks in Poland. You'll have the chance not only to see the city's primary attractions, but to fully immerse yourself in the spirit of Krakow thanks to the comfortable pace of the tour. The cruise begins at the foot of Wawel Castle. From there, the boat glides along the picturesque boulevards first in the direction of Zwierzyniec, passing by the Convent of the Norbertine Sisters, the house of the pope John Paul II, and then in direction of Podgórze and Kazimierz districts. Pass well-known sights like Church on the Rock, Mangha Museum, Bernatka Footbridge, and Cricoteka. The tour ends back at the Wawel Castle.

Krakow: Gondola Sightseeing Cruise on the Vistula River

4. Krakow: Gondola Sightseeing Cruise on the Vistula River

Prepare for an adventure and cruise the Vistula River. Take in the sights of the royal city of Krakow and fall in love with the interesting and entertaining places. Set sail and see historic buildings, bridges, monuments, and more. Listen to the audio on board and learn important facts as you pass by. Catch your gondola in the old town district of Krakow, Kazimierz. Board the beautiful wooden boat made by traditional boat builders. Relax and hear the waves as you witness the Wawel Castle, Dragon's Den, Monastery of the Norbertan Sisters, and the point where the Rudawa River flows into Vistula. Hear the live audio commentary along the way and learn interesting and historical stories about Krakow. Appreciate the unusual and timeless experience. Feel free to bring a coffee or cold drink and enjoy the ride.

From Krakow: Scenic Boat Trip to Tyniec Village

5. From Krakow: Scenic Boat Trip to Tyniec Village

Discover the picturesque village of Tyniec, set on the Vistula river, with this scenic cruise from central Krakow. Admire the views as you pass the house of pope John Paul II, the Church of St. Salvatore, Przegorzaly Castle, the Convent of the Norbertine Sisters, and more. Start your cruise near Wawel Castle, then sail up river towards Tyniec. Listen to expert commentary and see the beautiful sights as you sip a complimentary drink. Enjoy a one-hour break to explore the village and its famous Benedictine Abbey, before sailing back to Krakow.

Krakow: Private Gondola Tour

6. Krakow: Private Gondola Tour

Start the gondola trip on the Vistula River near Wawel Castle. Sail first to Salwator where you can see Norbertines Monastery. Then, the gondola will sail in the opposite direction to Kazimierz and Podgórze, the famous historical districts of Krakow.  Admire beautiful views of the Royal Castle of Wawel and the Baroque Church on the Rock, as well as the modern Cricoteka Museum. During your trip, relax and receive informative historical facts from the onboard audio guide. Enjoy fantastic photo opportunities of some of Krakow's most picturesque buildings.

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What people are saying about Convent of the Norbertine Sisters

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 191 reviews

Very pleasant walk on the Vistula. Departure at 6 p.m., we were only 2, so a real romantic stroll. Very nice and discreet driver. A very good moment.

It was very beautiful! We went in the evening and had a gondola all to ourselves! Great!!!

Meeting Point a Bit difficult to find, Bit all together very cool experience

Very pleasant welcome and magnificent cruise at the best possible

Lovely boat ride with lovely guide. Very knowledgeable.