Visit Krakow's Old Town & Wawel Castle: Private Half-Day TourPrivate Tour

Enjoy the best of Krakow's old town and visit Wawel Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most renowned locations in the city, and St mary's Basilica on this private-half day tour.
Adults: 2 Children: 0
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Things to know

Duration:

4 hrs

Suitable for:

Family, Friends, History Buffs, Intellectually Curious

Private Tour:

You and our own professional guide. 100% exclusive

Transport Mode:

Driving tour: including a private vehicle throughout the tour

Tickets:

- Skip-the-line tickets to the Wawel Castle State Rooms and St. Mary's Basilica    
- Private transportation: Hotel pick-up, drop-off, and return transfer from the Old Town to Wawel Castle

Other inclusions:

- English Speaking Tour Guide
- Gratuities optional
Meeting points: Your tour guide will meet you in front of the Sheep&Dragon Cafe, Straszewskiego 2, 31-101 Kraków, Poland

What makes this tour special

Previously Poland’s capital, Krakow is one of Europe’s hubs for history and culture.  On this private half-day tour, you will dig up that history as you explore Krakow's old town, including the Old Town. On your private tour you will:

Your half-day tour is the perfect introductory tour for anyone new to the city, where you will learn about the country’s medieval history and tour its’ spectacular highlights, including a visit to the world’s first UNESCO World Heritage site. 

Your tour begins at one of Krakow's most renowned locations: Wawel Castle, the massive structure sits upon Wawel Hill, overlooking the Vistula River. The castle served as the royal and political centre of Krakow for centuries, dating back to the eleventh century. Before becoming a museum in 1930, the castle was also a hospital, a military barracks, and a governmental residence.  

Afterwards, your guide will take you into Old Town Krakow, where some of the finest examples of medieval architecture remain today. 

Visit the city’s main square, full of shops, bars, and cafes. Your next stop will be St Mary’s Basilica, where you’ll see one of the finest examples of Polish Gothic architecture and see the spectacularly ornate, multicolour altarpiece which dominates the front of the church. 

Lastly, you will visit the idyllic park, Planty Park, which encircles all of Old Town. 

What you'll see

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FAQ

QWill there be other people on the tour or is it just us?
AAll of our tours are 100% private and exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

Your tour will be completely tailored to your needs and we will make sure to find a guide that best suits your group.
QAre entrance tickets and transport included in the cost of the tour?
AIn the ‘Things to Know’ section at the top of this page you will find details of whatever entrance tickets and transport are included in the tour. If you have any questions about this, then you can either use the chat button in the bottom right hand corner, send an email to <team@travelcurious.com> or call 1-212-710-1322 (US) or +44 20 3009 2392 (UK).
QWhat is your cancellation policy?
AOn tours cancelled more than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are happy to offer our customers a full refund - minus a 5% credit card fee and the cost of any tickets that have been purchased.

For tours cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled departure time, we are unfortunately unable to offer refunds. If you would like to reschedule a tour, this is usually possible if we are given enough notice, but we cannot guarantee the same guide.

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