Things to do in Krakow

Discover the rich history in the beating heart of Poland, Krakow. Explore the captivating Wawel Castle or take a historic tour of the Unesco-listed salt mines!

Top 10 things to do

Auschwitz Tours from Kraków

Learn about harrowing WWII history and the brave people who resisted Nazi oppression at Auschwitz

4.5 (316 reviews)
Day Trips from Krakow

Take a city break and go on a day trip from Krakow

4.4 (21 reviews)
Wieliczka Salt Mine

The Wieliczka Salt Mine is on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list and is one of the oldest salt mines in the world. You'll discover deep chambers, lakes, galleries, sacred art, and a big dose of Polish history. Get ready for a salty treat if you love exploring the underground!

4.5 (128 reviews)
Schindler’s Factory Museum

Located in Oskar Schindler's former factory, the Schindler’s Factory Museum takes a poignant look at life in Krakow during World War II. It's located in Central Krakow and easily reachable on foot and by public transport.

4.3 (197 reviews)
Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is a living memorial to the 1.3 million people who were imprisoned in Nazi Germany's largest concentration camp, of whom 1.1 million perished. Visitors can learn about the camp's history and see original exhibits and documents from the camp's operation during the German Nazi regime. Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is located close to the industrial town of Oświęcim in southern Poland, just outside of Krakow.

4.5 (407 reviews)
Banksy Museum

Immerse yourself in the enigmatic world of Banksy, arguably the most famous and controversial contemporary street artist, at the unique post-industrial interiors of the Marcin Jarry Silverware and Metalware Factory. With origins dating back to 1886, this striking venue spans over a thousand square meters and showcases over 150 works of this elusive artist. The Banksy Museum aims to shed light on the persona of Banksy and his extraordinary approach to creativity, showcased on streets globally. Expect a comprehensive and captivating experience, a deep dive into the realm of street art mastery.

5 (8 reviews)
Chopin Concert Hall

The Chopin Concert Hall concert hall is a public music gallery in Krakow dedicated to F. Chopin, who was one of the greatest composers of all time. The venue is in an old historical tenement house built in the 15th century. At present, you can see an extraordinary 19th-century staircase with its original, richly ornamented railing made of iron, leading to the concert hall

4.6 (21 reviews)
Wieliczka Salt Mine Day Trips from Krakow

This unique UNESCO World Heritage Site, located near Krakow in Poland, offers a captivating underground journey filled with history, art, and natural wonders. Take a guided tour, get transport from Krakow, or opt for a morning tour to beat the crowds. Venture deep underground to explore the labyrinth of salt chambers and passages, checking out the intricate salt sculptures and carvings that adorn the walls. Witness the amazing underground salt lakes, where the still waters create a mirror-like effect, reflecting the beautiful salt formations above, and don't miss the Chapel of St. Kinga, an underground masterpiece carved entirely from salt. Just choose one of the Wieliczka Salt Mine day trips from Krakow and get salty!

4.5 (144 reviews)
Rynek Underground Museum

Time travel to the middle ages at the Rynek Underground Museum

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The Krakow Pass

  1. Wieliczka Salt Mine Tour: Skip The Line
  2. Schindler's Factory - Skip-the-Line
  3. Auschwitz-Birkenau: Fast Track + Guided Tour

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