20 days in Poland Itinerary

20 days in Poland Itinerary

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20 days in Poland Itinerary

Start: George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  18​h
1
Warsaw
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Torun
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Gdansk
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Wroclaw
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Oswiecim
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Krakow
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Poznan
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: George Town, Penang Island

4
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Warsaw is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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

George Town, Malaysia to Warsaw is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Warsaw is minus 6 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from George Town in September, with highs in Warsaw at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Torun.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

2
nights
Torun

Torun ©
The birthplace of astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, the medieval town of Torun escaped the destruction of World War II, managing to preserve most of the Gothic architecture of its historical old town.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): make a trip to Town Square - Old Town, admire the landmark architecture of Old Town Hall, pause for some photo ops at Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus, then explore the engaging exhibits at Torun House of Legends, then see the interesting displays at Żywe Muzeum Piernika, and finally engage your brain at Planetarium - Torun. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Teznie w Ciechocinku, contemplate the long history of Krzywa Wieza, then see the interesting displays at House of Nicolas Copernicus Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mill's Island (Wyspa Mlynska), and finally pause for some photo ops at Tightrope Walker - sculpture.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Torun day trip planning site .

Take a train from Warsaw to Torun in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gdansk.

Things to do in Torun

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bydgoszcz, Teznie w Ciechocinku
Highlights from your plan
Żywe Muzeum Piernika ©
Żywe Muzeum Piernika
Town Square - Old Town ©
Town Square - Old Town
Old Town Hall ©
Old Town Hall

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.
Step out of Gdansk to go to Malbork and see Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, which is approximately 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town, contemplate the long history of Westerplatte, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and admire the striking features of Golden House.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Gdansk itinerary planner .

You can drive from Torun to Gdansk in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September in Gdansk, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sopot Pier, Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Highlights from your plan
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Old Town ©
Old Town
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church

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 15th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Rynek we Wroclawiu and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town- Historic Center, get a sense of history and politics at Wroclaw Town Hall, then make a trip to Wroclaw's Dwarfs, then get to know the fascinating history of Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), and finally make a trip to Panorama of Raclawice Battle.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Wroclaw tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Gdansk to Wroclaw in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Wroclaw can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) ©
Rynek we Wroclawiu
Rynek we Wroclawiu
Wroclaw's Dwarfs ©
Wroclaw's Dwarfs

1
night
Oswiecim

Oswiecim ©
Known to most by its German name Auschwitz, the modestly sized city of Oswiecim sits at the foot of the Jura Mountains, just 50 km (30 mi) west of Krakow.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, then take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum and Synagogue, then don't miss a visit to Muzeum Ratusz, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Main Market Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Oswiecim tour planner .

Traveling by car from Wroclaw to Oswiecim takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Oswiecim, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Krakow.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Jewish Museum and Synagogue ©
Jewish Museum and Synagogue

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 is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, get a taste of the local shopping with Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Krakow road trip site .

You can drive from Oswiecim to Krakow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Krakow sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

2
nights
Poznan

Poznan ©
Poland's original capital, Poznan boasts centuries of rich history and culture, as well as a modern town center drawing a growing number of weekend revelers with its vibrant nightlife and diverse restaurant scene.
Poznan is known for historic sites, nature, parks, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Stary Rynek, steep yourself in history at Ratusz Poznanski, pause for some serene contemplation at Poznan Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul, and admire the landmark architecture of Parish Church of St. Stanislaus (Fara Church).

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Poznan trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Poznan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September in Poznan, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Poznan

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Malta Lake ©
Malta Lake
Stary Rynek ©
Stary Rynek
Park Cytadela ©
Park Cytadela

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