10 days in Krakow, Warsaw & Gdansk Itinerary

10 days in Krakow, Warsaw & Gdansk Itinerary

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10 days in Krakow, Warsaw & Gdansk Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Krakow
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Warsaw
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
3
Gdansk
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
4
Warsaw
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Krakow

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Step out of Krakow to go to Oswiecim and see Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, which is approximately 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Town Hall Tower, and examine the collection at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Krakow itinerary maker site .

Singapore, Singapore to Krakow is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Central European Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Singapore in October, things will get much colder in Krakow: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

2
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Statue of John III Sobieski, admire the natural beauty at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Warsaw trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Krakow to Warsaw by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego ©
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego

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nights
Gdansk

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
On the 24th (Thu), examine the collection at Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Church, then don't miss a visit to Golden House, then don't miss a visit to Dluga Street (ul. Dluga), and finally take a stroll through Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, get great views at AmberSky Gdansk - Kolo Widokowe, and then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej).

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gdansk trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by train from Warsaw to Gdansk takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gdansk

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
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Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci ©
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci
Old Town ©
Old Town
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church

1
night
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): wander the streets of Nowy Swiat, get to know the fascinating history of Rynek Starego Miasta, then get curious at Copernicus Science Centre, and finally pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Henryka Sienkiewicza.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Warsaw vacation builder .

Getting from Gdansk to Warsaw by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
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Copernicus Science Centre ©
Copernicus Science Centre
Rynek Starego Miasta ©
Rynek Starego Miasta
Nowy Swiat ©
Nowy Swiat

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