4 days in Southern Poland, Central Poland & Northern Poland Itinerary

4 days in Southern Poland, Central Poland & Northern Poland Itinerary

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4 days in Southern Poland, Central Poland & Northern Poland Itinerary

Start: Krakow
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Krakow
— 1 day
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Warsaw
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Torun
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Gdansk
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Krakow

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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.
On the 31st (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica, then examine the collection at Lost Souls Alley, and finally steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Krakow trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Krakow. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can catch the train to Warsaw.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

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Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
On the 1st (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, then admire the natural beauty at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, then take an in-depth tour of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Warsaw journey planner .

Traveling by train from Krakow to Warsaw takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Torun.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie

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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.
On the 2nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Krzywa Wieza, examine the collection at Żywe Muzeum Piernika, don't miss a visit to Town Square - Old Town, then pause for some photo ops at Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Teznie w Ciechocinku.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Torun travel site .

You can take a train from Warsaw to Torun in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. November in Torun sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Gdansk.

Things to do in Torun

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Teznie w Ciechocinku
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Żywe Muzeum Piernika ©
Żywe Muzeum Piernika
Teznie w Ciechocinku ©
Teznie w Ciechocinku
Town Square - Old Town ©
Town Square - Old Town

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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 3rd (Sun), kick back and relax at Sopot Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Sopot Pier, then steep yourself in history at Westerplatte, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Church, and finally make a trip to Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka).

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Gdansk travel planner.

Traveling by car from Torun to Gdansk takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Gdansk can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gdansk

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Side Trip

Sopot
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Sopot Beach ©
Sopot Beach
Westerplatte ©
Westerplatte
Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka) ©

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