From Krakow: Wadowice and Pope John Paul II Route Day Trip
Culture & history
Things to do for adults
Walk in the footsteps of Pope John Paul II on a guided day tour from Krakow and step inside the house where John Paul II was born. Visit his hometown, Wadowice, and learn about his life and faith.
Visit the family home of John Paul II.
Get to know the life of John Paul II.
Visit the hometown of John Paul II.
Wadowice is a small town located about 50 km from Krakow. Here exactly 100 years ago future Pope of the Roman catholic Church, Karol Wojtyła, who assumed the name of John Paul II was born and baptized. Tour incudes visiting the family home of Karol Wojtyła, now a museum documenting his life, activities and Pope’s relations with Wadowice. You will see the Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary of May, where the Pope was baptized. Later you will go to the John Paul II center located in Krakow dedicated to his life and work.
Transport during the tour time
All admission and guide
English speaking driver and tour leader
Pickup from hotel
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