7 days in Krakow & Zakopane Itinerary

7 days in Krakow & Zakopane Itinerary

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7 days in Krakow & Zakopane Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  3​h
1
Krakow
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Zakopane
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h
End: London

5
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: get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at New Jewish Cemetery, and take a stroll through Kazmierz The Former Jewish District.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Krakow online holiday planner .

London, UK to Krakow is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Krakow due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Zakopane.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Yam, take in the awesome beauty at Gubalowka, then take in the awesome beauty at Giewont Mountain, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Wladyslaw Hasior Gallery.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read Zakopane travel route builder site .

Getting from Krakow to Zakopane by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in July, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Zakopane. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zakopane

Nature Parks Museums
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Gubalowka ©
Gubalowka
Giewont Mountain ©
Giewont Mountain
Art Gallery Yam ©
Art Gallery Yam

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