City Guide Krakow, Poland

Visiting Krakow

While the rest of the country was being blasted during WWII, Krakow emerged from the war largely unscathed. As a result the city is now home to a unique mix of the old and the new that you won’t find in any other Polish city.

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Krakow City Reviews

  • 90%


    Good times in Krakow!!

    Great town, beautiful historic city, a great atmosphere ... full of unusual places to discover !! The most dynamic and most nice neighborhood to go out in the afternoon or at night is Kazimierz! (full of bars, restaurants, nice places ...). The historic center also full of great places to discover. The people are very friendly. A great week in Krakow !!

    Insider Tip:Give up your card and leave lost in the city!

  • 90%


    Krakow one city full of history

    Well, Krakow is a city with a lot of history, every place you look! If you go there you must to go to Auschwitz and Wieliczka Salt Mine.

    Insider Tip:Don't buy the tickets to Auschwitz at the Hostel you can find cheaper in the Tourist Information Centre or you can go by you own and do the tour by yourself. Always get a pierogi to eat at night!

  • 80%



    TOP 5 CITY I HAVE EVER VISITED. The people are absolutely amazing and the party never seems to stop. Skip Warsaw, just go there.

  • 100%


    We love Krakow!

    After visiting Krakow, we know we fall in love with this city. Beautiful old town with music surrounding it 24 hours. Lovely castles. Friendly people. Delicious cuisines.

    Insider Tip:Go to Poland on its national day. It's a great way to blend in with the locals.

  • 80%


    Good place to go

    People usually say that Krakow is a MUST. Of course the city is incredible and from there it is really easy to go to Auschiwitz, but it less than I was expecting. The city has great restaurants and it is really lovely to chill out. If it is the summer don't forget to try an ice-cream, they are spread throughout the city centre and they delicious.

    Insider Tip:Run away from touristic restaurants. Try the Koko Restaurant, great food for excellent prices :)

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