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Krakow: Guided Wawel Tour, Lunch, and Vistula River Cruise

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Krakow: Guided Wawel Tour, Lunch, and Vistula River Cruise

From US$ 81.64 per person

Get up close and personal with one of the most recognizable places in Krakow: the Wawel Hill with the Castle and the Cathedral on a guided walking tour. Take a short cruise on the Vistula to see Krakow from yet another perspective.

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Duration 5 hours
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  • Explore the former seat of Polish kings and one of the most important historical sites in Krakow
  • Experience the permanent exhibitions in the chateau and enjoy the Renaissance and Baroque decoration
  • See a new and exciting view of Wawel from the deck of a boat while cruising on the Vistula River
  • Enjoy the collections of paintings, sculptures, graphics, fabrics, gold, porcelain, and furniture at the museum.
  • Learn about the history of Wawel and Krakow while touring with an experienced local guide
Full description

Visit one of Krakow's most important sites, the rocky Wawel Hill, which towers over the bank of the Vistula and has been the seat of secular and church authorities for centuries. See the museum, which today is one of the most visited and important museums in Poland, and see the collections of paintings, graphics, sculptures, fabrics, goldsmiths, porcelain and furniture.

Explore the permanent exhibitions in the chateau, which recreate the appearance of the rooms from the Renaissance and Baroque periods, and learn about its history with an experienced local guide. Experience the original royal chambers, enter the majestic Cathedral, and learn about the most interesting historical facts intertwined with fairy-tale stories.

Enjoy a local dinner at a nearby cafe and take a moment to breathe before boarding a modern catamaran to take an intimate cruise on the queen of Polish rivers - the Vistula, and be able to admire Wawel, the Cathedral and see a little of Krakow scattered on its shores.

  • Professional guide (at the museum)
  • A ticket to the State Rooms
  • A ticket to the Wawel Cathedral
  • Ticket for a cruise on the Vistula
  • Audio guide on the boat
  • Lunch (2 courses without drinks)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

The guide with "excursions.city" sign is waiting on the St. Mary Magdalene Square, at the Piotr Skarga Monument

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Short skirts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk being refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.
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Wonderful experience of the Wawel Cathedral and Castle, amazing lunch but unfortunately the Vistula River Cruise was cancelled due to bad water. Overall great!!

December 28, 2022

Product ID: 410183