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Krakow: Bike Tour of the Old Town, Kazimierz, and the Ghetto

1. Krakow: Bike Tour of the Old Town, Kazimierz, and the Ghetto

The joys of this tour lie not only in what you will discover but also in the simple pleasures of biking through the beautiful gardens, along the lazy Vistula river, and through the colorful streets of Kazimierz. Despite being extensive, the tour is not too strenuous and is suitable for all levels of fitness. There are plenty of stops for historical explanations and photo opportunities. The duration of the bike tour is 4 to 4.5 hours, including a 45-minute break for lunch at a traditional Polish restaurant where you can order anything from pirogies to Żurek, a sour wheat soup. The city bike tour begins every day under the Adam Mickiewicz statue in the main market square. 

Krakow: 3.5-Hour Cycling Tour

2. Krakow: 3.5-Hour Cycling Tour

Enjoy a tour of Krakow's historic sites from the seat o f a bike! With 25 stops, you'll have plenty of opportunities to capture what you see on camera. Stops include the World War II ghetto area, the Jewish Quarter, the city walls, Wawel Castle, Jagiellonia University and sites featured in the film, "Schindler's List." You will have a 30-minute break to catch your breath, get refreshments and make new friends. An English-speaking guide will lead the group, kept small for an optimal experience. And of course, all participants on the tour will be provided with a "safe cyclist" insurance package.

Krakow: Multilingual Tour On Electric Bikes

3. Krakow: Multilingual Tour On Electric Bikes

Take advantage of comfortable and easy-to-use e-bike equipment. Cruise through the city and its important landmarks, hearing commentary in your language of choice. Set out on a tour of Karkow featuring an innovative and informative multilingual audio guide in 28 languages. Enjoy gliding through key areas like the Old Town, Kazimierz, and the former Jewish Ghetto. Discover the most important points of the city, with 34 in total across the route. Get the most out of your Krakow experience as you cruise its streets, listening to commentary prepared by professional city guides.

Krakow: 3-Hour Private Bike Tour with a Local Historian

4. Krakow: 3-Hour Private Bike Tour with a Local Historian

A bicycle tour is a great opportunity for all, both young and old, who would like to get to know Royal Krakow in an active way. The route leads through the most important monuments of the Old Town, the picturesque Vistula Boulevards and the Jewish Kazimierz (it also includes the Krakow Ghetto and the Schindler’s Factory). This bicycle tour is a great choice for those who would like to explore the city on two wheels, and want to discover the most important sights of Krakow and Kazimierz. Your guide will be a history teacher and PhD student, who has for many years been fascinated by history, especially the history of Christianity and Israel. He is a Polish native and is well-traveled, having spent extensive time in the countries of both Sweden and Israel, but is glad to call Poland his home. Your guided Krakow bike tour includes such sites as the Old Town, Oskar Schindler's Enamel Factory, the Main Market Square, St. Mary’s Basilica, St. Adalbert’s Church, the Town Hall Tower, Cloth Hall, Planty Park, Medieval City Walls, Wawel Hill, the Ghetto Heroes Square, and the Jewish Quarter.

Krakow: Discover the Old Town with a Group Bike Tour

5. Krakow: Discover the Old Town with a Group Bike Tour

Cover distances that are impossible to walk with a two-hour group bike tour of the Old Town. Visit 4 churches and see the vibrant Old Town market squares and shopping areas. Ride along the royal route and take in views of the Wawel Royal Castle. Go to the Vistula embankment and the famous Wawel Dragon Cave. Discover the well-known and hidden gems. Take in the true atmosphere and plenty of street art with help from your guide. Find places that can only be reached by bike.

Krakow: 4-Hours Guided Bike Tour

6. Krakow: 4-Hours Guided Bike Tour

If you are an active person who likes outdoor activities and you wish make you visit the city fun and unique, this guided tour is for you. The trail leads through the most important monuments of the Old Town, Kazimierz and Podgórze, mostly along cycling paths and small streets with little or no traffic. The tour leads through the Old Town and the Main Square, the Jagiellonian University and the remnants of city fortifications. The second part of the trip takes place in Kazimierz - the area of the former Jewish ghetto, know from Steven Spielberg's Schilndler's List (including Oskar Schindler's Factory). Additionally, the tour can encompass a visit of the Vistula Ramparts and the Wawel Dragon's Den. Participants of all ages are welcome; the service includes the price of renting a bike for the duration of the tour.

Krakow: Bike Rental for City Exploring and Sightseeing

7. Krakow: Bike Rental for City Exploring and Sightseeing

Krakow is a perfect city for bicycling. Rent a bike for a full day and enjoy all the Krakow's sites on a bicycle. Our bikes are perfect for sightseeing. We have bikes to fit all size. A map o the city with short explenation is available. Take ride through Krakow on one of our bicycles and see the city in the most comfortable and easy way.

Krakow: Communism Bike Tour

8. Krakow: Communism Bike Tour

Experience the simple pleasures of biking along the lazy Vistula River, and through the colorful streets of Krakow on an informative communism-themed bike tour. Despite being extensive, the tour is not too strenuous and is suitable for all levels of fitness.  Start at the tour operator's shop in the city center of Krakow, and get kitted out with a bike and all necessary equipment. Ride northeast along a brand new bike path heading towards the district of Nowa Huta, which literally means 'the new mill' due to its history as a steel milling hub during the communist era.  Make your first major stop at the old airbase that divided Nowa Huta from Krakow. From there, ride along the airstrip and enter Nowa Huta from the north side. Visit the church of Our Lord's Ark, shaped like a boat that helped defy Poland's uprising against communist rule. Enter inside to marvel at the religious art mixed with relics of socialism. From there, wind your way through the labyrinth of streets sprinkled with communist housing developments before riding along a lake past Nowa Huta's recreational center. Admire the intuitive urban design of the area that made Nowa Huta an ideal example of the proletariats city. After a few minutes, arrive at Lenin's steel mill plant, that led to the creation of Nowa Huta, the city built to house its workers. Stop for lunch at a traditional milk bar still running since the times of Joseph Stalin. After this, ride through Ronald Reagan square and return to the starting point via bike path along the river.

Krakow: Country Bike Tour to the Tyniec Abbey

9. Krakow: Country Bike Tour to the Tyniec Abbey

This country tour takes you along the Vistula river to Tyniec; a small town 12 kilometers west of Krakow, famous for its 11th-century Benedictine abbey. The abbey played a crucial military role in Poland's Christian restoration and the nation's rebuilding. Your tour will begin along the Vistula River, over a smooth bike path which will lead you through Southern Poland's picturesque countryside. You will pass through age-old woods, see crumbling forts, and cycle past some of the lakes that surround Krakow. Upon arrival at Tyniec, you will have the chance to explore the ancient grounds, enjoy a snack, take photographs of the scenery, and visit the gift shop (which is full products prepared by local monks). The essence of the tour is a relaxed, scenic country ride, rather than the stop-start nature of a city tour. You will cover a total of 25 kilometers (15.5 miles), on a ride which lasts for almost 4.5 hours, departing in the afternoon and returning in the evening. A backpack is recommended, as it will allow you to transport food, water and gifts back from the abbey.

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What people are saying about Krakow

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 464 reviews

Amazing tour,100% recommend. Try and go early on your trip as we passed lots of nice looking restaurants and got tips along the way from our guide. Mike was brilliant, the cycling was fun and he was very knowledgeable! Learnt a lot about Krakow and the history and culture, really interesting.

An amazing time with Christoff. He is so informative and knew so much about the history of Krakow. He spoke amazing English. Even though it was winter it was a beautiful day. I cannot recommend this tour enough! A far better was of seeing the city than on foot! Thank you so much

Super leuke fietstour gehad! Mike, onze gids heeft ons naar plekken gebracht waar je anders niet komt. Heerlijke lunch gehad in een lokaal restaurant. Een aanrader!

Amazing city bike Tour with guide Mike! Excellent bikes, entertaining historic information and complete overviel of the city in a few hours!

Fun trip. Covered all the main sites. Very cycle friendly city.