8 days in Birmingham & Krakow Itinerary

8 days in Birmingham & Krakow Itinerary

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
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Birmingham, United Kingdom

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
Appreciate the collections at IWM Duxford and Coffin Works. Discover out-of-the-way places like Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery and Birmingham Back to Backs. Venture out of the city with trips to Bath (Bath Abbey & No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath), Ely (Oliver Cromwell's House & Ely Cathedral) and St Saviour's Church (in Tetbury). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Goodrich Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Worcester Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Kenilworth Castle, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Upton House & Gardens.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Birmingham trip itinerary maker app.

Manchester to Birmingham is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. March in Birmingham sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Birmingham

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Krakow, Poland

Slavic Rome

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.
Visit Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Wieliczka Salt Mine for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Krakow Pinball Museum and Lost Souls Alley. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Krakow holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Birmingham to Krakow takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Birmingham to Krakow, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. March in Krakow sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

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