1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Krakow Old Town

Krakow: Best of Old Town Guided Tour and Dumplings Workshop

Product ID: 186411
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Experience the beauty of Krakow with a licensed guide on a walking tour of the city center. Get to know the history of Krakow, one of the few cities that survived the WWII, and see the main attractions. After that be ready for an awesome dumplings class.
About this activity
Duration 2 - 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Explore the highlights of Krakow led by a knowledgeable guide
  • Learn the history of Krakow and the traditions and customs of Polish people
  • Admire the architecture of the Old Town
  • Eat as many dumplings as you are able to make
  • Try pierogi, the most important Polish Christmas Eve dish
Full description
Meet your guide in Krakow near the Barbakan Krakowski. Follow your guide through the city and learn about Poland’s traditions and customs and the history of Krakow and pass the top attractions. 

Discover the highlights of Krakow Old Town and their significance. In the Main Square of Rynek Glowny, see St. Mary's Basilica. Then, continue to Wawel Hill, an architectural complex, to admire centuries-old churches and Renaissance architecture. While on the hill, look inside Wawel Cathedral.

Choose the 3-hour extended version of the tour and visit a traditional restaurant. Be welcomed by friendly staff and experienced chef. Take a dumpling-making lesson and a tasting. Learn the story of each dumpling, cooking traditions, and about the other Christmas dishes.
  • Guided tour of Krakow with a licensed guide
  • Optional dumplings class with a tasting led by an experienced chef
  • All equipment including rolling pin and molds, which you can take home as a souvenir
  • An English translator
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of the Barbakan Krakowski on the Brama Floriańska Old Town side. Barbakan Krakowski, Basztowa, 30-547 Krakow.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please check your email the day before the tour to receive important information
• Please arrive 15 minutes before the tour start time because if you are late you may not be able to join the tour