Even if you're the most impulsive adventurer, it's still good to brush up on one or two things about Krakow before you take off. Have a look at it on a map, make a list of the things to do and let the excitement begin!
To help you find your feet, Krakow lies 120 miles (193 kilometers) south of the prominent city of Lodz.
750,000 friendly locals live in this part of Lesser Poland Voivodeship.
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Create wonderful new memories while you explore Main Market Square, Stare Miasto. This famous sight is only a stroll away from a number of properties, like the Venetian House Market Square Aparthotel and the Hotel Wentzl. So why not stay close by and find out why it's such a success?
Pull on your headphones and enjoy the in-flight entertainment. In no time, you'll be hitting the runway at John Paul II - Balice Airport (KRK). It's 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the west from central Krakow.
Getting off the beaten path is a great way to discover a new place. So, why don't you do it from behind a steering wheel? Organize a car rental via Travelocity and get set to crank up the tunes in Krakow.
After you've hit the runway at John Paul II - Balice Airport, you'll be able to pick up a car right outside the terminal. Thrifty Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car are both located here. Visitors may also like to take a look at Enterprise and Budget.
Renting a ride right from the center of the city can be convenient if you're staying nearby. Take a look at Budget, situated at Ul.Lubicz 23, 31-503 Krakow, Krakow@Budget.Com.Pl. You can also try Hertz at 1 Focha Avenue.
Travelers flock to get a glimpse of world-famous sights in rain or sunshine. So, no matter what the forecast is while you're in Krakow, there's no reason to miss out on exploring Wawel Castle and Main Market Square.
Experience the true essence of this lively metropolis by exploring attractions like Wawel Cathedral and the Oskar Schindler Factory. If you have more time up your sleeve, St. Mary's Basilica and the Czartoryski Museum are worth a look too.
Make your way to Galicia Jewish Museum if you've seen all the other museums and you still have a thirst for more!
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Venture back through time and brush up on your history with an excursion to Cloth Hall.
But that's not all there is.
Revisit your college days with an approved visit to Collegium Maius.
So you've unpacked your case and you're starting to feel a bit jet lagged — what do you do next? Curl up in bed? No chance... getaways are about one-off experiences and remarkable adventures! (Besides, you can always sleep when you're back home.)
So you've stuffed your Krakow travel itinerary with a bunch of exciting adventures — great! If you're looking for a couple more ideas, have a look at our suggestions:
Once you've spent a few days doing all there is to do in Krakow, internationally famed attractions are on offer just a stone's throw from here! The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum lures visitors from every corner of the globe. gmina Polanka Wielka, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Krakow, is a convenient base when stopping by this world-famous attraction.
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