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  1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Wawel Hill

Kraków: Small Group Guided 3 or 4-Hour Walking Tour

Product ID: 172584
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Discover the rich history of the former capital of Poland during a 4-hour guided walking tour. Visit places such as the Old Town, Wawel Castle, and the former Jewish district. Choose the shortened 3-hour walk during the festive months.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the most important sites of Krakow
  • Visit the Old Town, Wawel Hill and Wawel Castle
  • Explore Kazimierz, the former Jewish District
  • See Podgórze District where the former Jewish Ghetto was established
Full description
For the 4-hour tour, start at the famous Floriańska Street located in the Old Town. Walk along the Royal Route leading through the most picturesque streets of the city and see historical monuments along the way. Listen to the trumpet call in the square. Walk to Wawel Hill and Wawel Cathedral and Wawel Castle with its courtyard and cloisters. Admire a panoramic city view and the Vistula river bend from an observation deck on Wawel Hill.
 
Next, head to the former Jewish district (Kazimierz), characterized by both the thriving atmosphere and the suffering connected with the Nazi occupation and Holocaust. See places like the yard, where scenes from Steven Spielberg’s “Schindler’s List” were shot. They will also hear a historical overview and legends about the origins of three Jewish synagogues. Finally, visit the Podgórze district and the Ghetto Heroes Square.

Alternatively, choose the 3-hour tour option for a shortened version of the walk - perfect for the festive season. Enjoy a walk along Krakow's festive routes including Matejko Square and the Main Market Square. Here, during the winter months, you can discover the nativity scene competition's history and stroll through the Christmas Fair. Then, head over to Wawel Hill and see the nativity scene at the Church of St. Bernard. Finally, continue on to Planty Park and see the Papal Window with a live nativity scene.
Includes
  • 3 or 4-hour guided walking tour (depending on option chosen)
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • City map
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

TIP Tourist Information Point at Floriańska 53, Krakow

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Important information
Know before you go
• This walking tour operates in all weather conditions
• Please note that this tour does not visit the Schindler's Factory Museum. The tour ends in front of the museum at 1:30 PM, so that you can attend the 2:00 PM guided tour in the museum (optional), bookable here: https://www.getyourguide.com/krakow-l40/krakow-schindler-s-factory-guided-tour-t58608/
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From US$ 28.44 US$ 22.75 per person

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Product ID: 172584