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Day tours

Lonely Planet Experience

Nowa Huta - Ideal Communist City

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Krakow Club and Bar Crawl with Free Drinks

Starting at$16

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Day Trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine from Krakow including Lunch

Starting at$76

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Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow

Starting at$36

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Food & Drink

Food Tour: Krakow Eats

Starting at$59

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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

Starting at$46

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Art & Culture

Old Town Kraków Private Tour

Starting at$116

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Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises

Super Saver: Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine in two days

Starting at$84

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Recent stories

Travel on a budget

Spending diary: what I spent on a two-day trip to Kraków

7 min readPublished Jan 22, 2020

Lonely Planet staffer Katharine Nelson had a festive minibreak with friends in Kraków, Poland. Here's how much she spent on the trip.

Spending diary: what I spent on a two-day trip to Kraków
Art and culture

How to spend a perfect weekend in Kraków

4 min readPublished Nov 25, 2019

Two days in Kraków will give you a decent chance of seeing most major sights. Here's our guide to making that a perfect weekend.

People strolling through Kraków’s Main Market Square in the evening © Capture / Getty Images
Explore

5 great day trips from Kraków

5 min readPublished Oct 14, 2019

Kraków is parked with things to see and do, but it's also an awesome jumping off spot for a variety of day trips. Here are five of the best.

A couple hike down a mountain path near Zakopane © Karol Majewski / Getty Images
Festivals

Krakow’s Jewish culture is in the midst of a revival

4 min readPublished Jul 23, 2019

Jewish history in Poland goes back more than a thousand years, when the country was the epicenter of European Jewish life. Always Poland’s cultural…

The side of a red brick three-story building shows a black and white mural with Hebrew writing and the prominent image of a woman; Krakow Jewish cultural revival
Food and drink

How to live like a Local in Kraków, Poland

5 min readPublished Mar 19, 2018

Lonely Planet Local Amy Hornsby has lived in Kraków for two years, where she spends her time soaking up the old world charm of eastern Europe and…

How to live like a Local in Kraków, Poland