12 days in Poland Itinerary

12 days in Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw
— 2 nights
2
Wroclaw
— 2 nights
3
Zakopane
— 3 nights
4
Krakow
— 3 nights
5
Warsaw
— 1 night

2
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Popular historic sites such as Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski) and Krakowskie Przedmiescie are in your itinerary. Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow and Pomnik Bohaterów Getta are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Kampinoski Park Narodowy, look and learn at Copernicus Science Centre, don't miss a visit to Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski), and contemplate the waterfront views at Zalew Zegrzynski.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Warsaw trip builder app.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Warsaw is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Warsaw due to the time zone difference. In May, Warsaw is much colder than Riyadh - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Kampinoski Park Narodowy
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Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow ©
Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich ©
POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich
St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny) ©
St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny)

2
nights
Wroclaw

Wroclaw ©
Known for its relaxed and liberal atmosphere, the energetic city of Wroclaw lures visitors with its rich cultural heritage and pedestrian-friendly old town.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Manovce Galeria. Keep things going the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Rynek of Wroclaw, get to know the fascinating history of Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), thenexamine the collection at Panorama Raclawicka, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Town- Historic Center.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Wroclaw trip site.

Traveling by flight from Warsaw to Wroclaw takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Wroclaw are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 29th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Zakopane.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Panorama Raclawicka ©
Panorama Raclawicka
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) ©
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island)
Pawilon Czterech Kopul ©
Pawilon Czterech Kopul

3
nights
Zakopane

Zakopane ©
Home to Poland's indigenous Goral people, Zakopane sits at the foothill of the Tatra Mountains, an area serving as one of the country's most fashionable year-round vacation getaways.
Visit Zamek w Niedzicy Dunajec and Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at The Wladyslaw Hasior Gallery and Art Gallery in Koziniec. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zakopane: Pieniński Park Narodowy (in Szczawnica), Lake Morskie Oko (in Tatra National Park) and Kotelnica Bialczanska (in Bialka Tatrzanska). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gubalowka, shop like a local with Art Gallery Yam, make a trip to Church of Our Lady of Czestochowa, and see the interesting displays at Tatra Museum - Kornel Makuszynski Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zakopane attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Wroclaw to Zakopane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Wroclaw in May, Zakopane is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Krakow.

Things to do in Zakopane

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pieniński Park Narodowy, Lake Morskie Oko, Zamek w Niedzicy Dunajec, Kotelnica Bialczanska
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Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane ©
Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane
Pieniński Park Narodowy ©
Pieniński Park Narodowy
Gubalowka ©
Gubalowka

3
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.
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Wawel Royal Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Head to Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and Ulica Florianskafor plenty of shopping. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Dominican Church, stop by Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

Before you visit Krakow, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Zakopane to Krakow takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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night
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get outside with Locked Room, thentake a stroll through Nowy Swiat, thenexperience the excitement of Warsaw Piano Concerts. Waclaex., and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Warsaw online travel route planner.

Traveling by train from Krakow to Warsaw takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Outdoors Shopping Neighborhoods
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Olympic Golf Club ©
Olympic Golf Club
Old Town ©
Old Town
Nowy Swiat ©
Nowy Swiat

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