Cracow: Wawel Castle Guided Tour with Hotel Transfer

Cracow, Poland

Marvel at one of Poland's largest castles.
Experience the baffling luxury of the immaculately preserved Royal Private Apartments. Sample a traditional Polish snack.

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Description

After convenient pickup from your accommodation in Krakow, head straight for one of the most stunning medieval castles in Europe, Wawel Royal Castle on Wawel Hill. Built between the 13th and 14th centuries, the castle displays nearly all notable European architectural styles of the era, from medieval, to renaissance and baroque. Gaze at the ornate copper spires and massive stone turrets, all surrounding an Italian-style courtyard.

With your expert, English-speaking guide to inform you of all the fascinating details of the structures, marvel at the Royal Private Apartments, with their glistening marble floors and gilded ceilings. As you walk, you’ll even hear of the legend of the Wawel Dragon, and to cap things off, snack on an obwarzanek, a beloved Krakow-style pretzel. After you’ve taken in the splendor of the area, you’ll be driven back to your accommodation in Krakow.

Highlights:

  • Take in over 700 years of history as you wander the grounds of Wawel Castle
  • Marvel at diverse architectural stylings across multiple stunning buildings
  • Learn the myths and legends associated with the storied complex

Price includes

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Wawel Castle Arcaded Courtyard tour
  • Royal Private Apartments entry ticket
  • English-speaking guide
  • Local snack

Requirements

  • Duration 3 hours
  • The time you chose is the approximate time of pickup from your hotel. Depending on the location, the time may change by about 20 minutes. Your driver will inform you or the reception about the exact pickup time around 8:00 PM on the day before departure. You can wait outside or in a hotel lobby, driver will come by minivan
  • Not allowed: pets, luggage or large bags

Meeting point

  • Hotel pickup
ID: 14311; Thousand Miles

Tips

  • During the tour you will spend around an hour outdoors. During the winter, it is advised that you dress warmly, while in the summer, sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses are recommended