16 days in Poland Itinerary

16 days in Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw
— 3 nights
2
Gdansk
— 3 nights
3
Wroclaw
— 2 nights
4
Krakow
— 4 nights

3
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Get a sense of the local culture at Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski) and Cmentarz Wojskowy na Powazkach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Jewish Cemetery (Cmentarz Zydowski). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, have some family-friendly fun at Room Escape Warszawa, make a trip to Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy), and learn about all things military at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Warsaw online holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to Warsaw is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Warsaw is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney in September, you will find days in Warsaw are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski) ©
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski)
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum
Cmentarz Wojskowy na Powazkach ©
Cmentarz Wojskowy na Powazkach

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku and Stutthof Concentration Camp. Visit Archikatedra Oliwska and Gdańsk Town Hall for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Gdansk to Gdynia to see Emigration Museum in Gdynia about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), take in panoramic vistas at Sopot Pier, take in the exciting artwork at Gdanska Galeria Miejska 2, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Church.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Gdansk road trip app.

Getting from Warsaw to Gdansk by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Emigration Museum in Gdynia, Stutthof Concentration Camp, Sopot Pier, Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
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Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Stutthof Concentration Camp ©
Stutthof Concentration Camp
Archikatedra Oliwska ©
Archikatedra Oliwska

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 16th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Peace, Swidnica (Kosciol Pokoju w Swidnicy), appreciate the history behind Monument to the Anonymous Passerby, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Cross, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Archikatedra pw. Sw. Jana Chrzciciela we Wroclawiu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Panorama Raclawicka, admire the striking features of KoSciol Garnizonowy Bazylika Mniejsza pw. Sw. Elzbiety, thenget to know the fascinating history of Old Town- Historic Center, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Most Pokutnic, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary Magdalene Church.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Wroclaw trip builder tool.

Fly from Gdansk to Wroclaw in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Wroclaw are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Krakow.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Church of Peace, Swidnica (Kosciol Pokoju w Swidnicy)
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Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) ©
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island)
St. Mary Magdalene Church ©
St. Mary Magdalene Church

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wawel Royal Castle. Wieliczka Salt Mine and Lost Souls Alley are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Planty Park, contemplate the long history of Wawel Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at HistoryLand, and admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Krakow sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Wroclaw to Krakow in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Krakow are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine

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