17 days in Poland Itinerary

17 days in Poland Itinerary

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17 days in Poland Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  26​h
1
Warsaw
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Szczecin
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Osno Lubuskie
— 2 nights
train:  6​h
4
Krakow
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Warsaw
— Few hours
Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne

4
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Copernicus Science Centre and Warszawskie Zoo. There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science, brush up on your military savvy at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakowskie Przedmiescie.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Warsaw trip maker tool .

Melbourne, Australia to Warsaw is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Central European Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. In May, daytime highs in Warsaw are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Szczecin.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Copernicus Science Centre ©
Copernicus Science Centre
Warszawskie Zoo ©
Warszawskie Zoo

5
nights
Szczecin

Szczecin ©
Szczecin is the capital and largest city of the West Pomeranian Voivodeship in Poland. Kids will appreciate attractions like Swinoujscie Beach and Ukryta Kraina. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Szczecin: Kolobrzeg (Kolobrzeg Sea Port, Miasto Myszy, & more), Light House Niechorze (in Niechorze) and Swinoujscie (Lighthouse Swinoujscie & Promenade). The adventure continues: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Papugarnia Carmen, contemplate the long history of The Pomeranian Dukes' Castle, explore the different monuments and memorials at Central Cemetery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. John the Baptist.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Szczecin road trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Warsaw to Szczecin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Szczecin are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Osno Lubuskie.

Things to do in Szczecin

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Kolobrzeg, Swinoujscie, Light House Niechorze
Highlights from your plan
Park Kasprowicza ©
Park Kasprowicza
Papugarnia Carmen ©
Papugarnia Carmen
Ukryta Kraina ©
Ukryta Kraina

2
nights
Osno Lubuskie

Osno Lubuskie
Ośno Lubuskie is a town in Lubusz Voivodeship, Poland, with 3,886 inhabitants .HistoryIn the early Piast period, a fortified settlement existed nearby the town. On the 29th (Fri), take in panoramic vistas at Bismarck Tower.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Osno Lubuskie trip planner .

Traveling by car from Szczecin to Osno Lubuskie takes 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Osno Lubuskie can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Warsaw.

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.
Go for a jaunt from Krakow to Oswiecim to see Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, don't miss a visit to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, and examine the collection at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip itinerary planning website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Osno Lubuskie to Krakow. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©

few
hours
Warsaw

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Warsaw day trip planning website .

Traveling by train from Krakow to Warsaw takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Old Town ©
Old Town

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