Old Town Private Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Kraków

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Krakow's Old Town is one of the most famous places in Europe and even the world. Professional licensed city guide will open secrets of the history and highlights of Krakow center. Walking tour lasts 3 hours.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Barbican (Barbakan), Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandHere for many centuries began the "royal road". Kings drove into the city through Barbican to reach the Wawel Castle.Duration: 20 minutesPass By: Ulica Florianska, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandThe royal journey continued along the central street of the Old Town. Here you will see the preserved houses of the richest citizens, as well as learn interesting historical details.Stop At: Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandThe tour guide will tell you about the most famous monuments here: St. Mary's Basilica, the Cloth Hall. You will know the legends associated with St. Mary’s Trumpet Call, with knife on one of the old houses or the foundation of Cracow and more.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Jagiellonian University - Collegium Maius, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandCollegium Maius is the oldest university building in Poland.Duration: 15 minutesPass By: Ulica Grodzka, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandIt remains to walk, as the kings once did (although they did not walk, but rode in carriages :)), along Grodzka Street, to finally see the beautiful castle on the Wawel Hill.Stop At: Wawel Royal Castle, Krakow, Lesser Poland Province, Southern PolandOnce upon a time Krakow was the capital of Poland. Here kings spent most of their time if they were not at war or on trips.It was here that the most important events of the kingdom took place, even when Warsaw became the capital of Poland: royal weddings and funeralsTherefore, the Wawel Castle is so important for all Polish people - almost all the kings are buried here, the very spirit of the Polish people is here.Duration: 40 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Private walking tour

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - The Barbican (Barbakan)
  • Entry/Admission - Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
  • Entry/Admission - Jagiellonian University - Collegium Maius
  • Entry/Admission - Wawel Royal Castle