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Krakow: Highlights of Old & New Town Private Walking Tour

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Tours Culture & history Walking tours Wheelchair accessible

Explore the history of Krakow from medieval times to World War II and the Polish People's Republic to the present. See the best places, which are known only to locals.


  • See highlights of Krakow and experience unforgettable moments
  • Have a look at the main market square, historic Old Town, St. Mary's Basilica in Krakow, Wawel Cathedral and much more
  • Get to know the full history of the Krakow from the medievals ages to nowadays
  • See historic monuments such as Wawel Castle and St. Mary's Basilica
  • Get to know everyday life of the locals and things Krakow is famous for


Discover the highlights of Krakow's historic Old Town & New Town and learn more about the monuments from a private guide. Follow in the footsteps of the kings of Poland as you explore the famous Royal Route from the medieval Old Town to Wawel Hill. Meet at Little Market Square and make your way to the main market square to admire the Gothic exterior of St. Mary's Basilica. Marvel at the decorative details of the historic Cloth Hall, where traveling merchants would meet to discuss business and barter their wares. Pass one of the world's oldest universities at Jagiellonian University. Continue to the architectural complex of Wawel Hill to discover centuries-old churches and beautiful Renaissance buildings, such as the royal residence of Wawel Castle. Look inside Wawel Cathedral, where the kings of Poland were crowned and laid to rest. People usually visit the Old Town of Krakow but overlook the new contemporary history which is even more interesting. During the tour, you will get to know the whole history of the city and have an opportunity to see how everyday life looks like. Your guide will show you the best places in Krakow and for sure you will enjoy this experience. From World War II and the Polish People's Republic to the present - it means only one thing. You will become acquainted with the most turbulent history of Poland and Krakow. If you want to find out how Krakow has become the most modern city in Poland with numerous business centers and with the largest number of tourists, then this trip is exactly for you. Opt for extended 6-hours version to visit also beautiful Kazimierz district, historic place full of life and significant for cultural growth in Krakow, well known for being Jewish district of Krakow. Nowadays it has become the main part of cultural life in the city but still remains its historical aspect. Your guide will tell you history of this area, take you to its highlights but also will show you hidden gems known only by locals.


Private walking tour of Krakow Highlights (number of attractions depends on the selected option) 5-Star Licensed Guide who is fluent in the selected language Old Town tour with Wawel Hill and courtyards Kazimierz Jewish Quarter tour with tickets to Tempel Synagogue (6-hour tour only) Pickup from accommodation (only in the Old Town)

Important Information

  • Please check your email the day before the tour for important information Pickup service is available for accommodations / hotels located in the Old Town. Please provide your full address when booking. The itinerary will be adjusted accordingly. If you do not provide your address or your accommodation is more than 1,5 km away from the designated meeting point, the guide will meet you in front of the Barbakan Krakowski, Basztowa, 30-547 Krakow. Please note that the Tempel Synagogue is closed to the public on Saturdays and Jewish holidays. We can replace this attraction with tickets to the Tadeusz Pankiewicz Pharmacy in Kazimierz District.

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