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Krakow: Old Town "Royal Route" Walking Tour

4.8 / 5

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Krakow: Old Town "Royal Route" Walking Tour

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From US$ 139.63 per group up to 20

Take this private guided walking tour of Cracow and learn more about this beautiful city. The Royal Route will take you to the most important and unforgettable spots.

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Duration 1.5 - 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Polish
Pickup optional
The tour guide will pick you up at your hotel.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Walk around Old Town of Krakow and climb Wawel Hill
  • Visit the largest market square in Europe
  • Learn about polish history, legends and customs with your guide
  • Experience a taste of local culture
Full description
See the most important historical monuments registered on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list on this unique route through the city. The name of the tour route refers to the formal entries of Polish Kings heading for their residence on the Wawel Hill.  Along this route, you'ill walk around the Old Town which is surrounded by the luscious green Planty park. Make your way to Main Market Square, the largest one in Europe, and see the gothic-style St. Mary Basilica and Cloth Hall. Every hour, near Basilica’s tower you can hear the bugle call.  Next, pass by Jagiellonian University, the oldest one in Poland before visiting the castle and cathedral situated on Wawel Hill. Here, you can see the Wawel dragon breathing fire.
  • Hotel pickup
  • Local guide
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

Meet your tour guide in front of the Kraków Barbican.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 15 reviews

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Good city tour, a lot of information about the history, but also very factual and without any further context - here we could have imagined a less serious and somewhat more entertaining tour for the group. The guide was nevertheless very competent, the German was very easy to understand.

February 23, 2022

Nice tour around Krakow with a visit to two beautiful churches

October 21, 2021

Guide was very knowledgeable and passionate. Gave me lots of information and recommendations. Got lucky and was the only one in the tour. Helped me begin my stay in Krakow in a fantastic way. Definitely recommend.

September 20, 2021

Product ID: 387498