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Best things to do in Kraków

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Castle
“Wawel Castle was a political and cultural heart of Poland through the 16th century. Now it's a museum with five separate sections: Crown Treasury and Armour, State Rooms, Royal Private Apartments, Lost Wawel and the Exhibition of Oriental Art. Each requires a separate ticket. Of the five, the State Rooms and Royal Private Apartments are the most impressive, but to be honest, the best part is just wandering around the castle grounds - open ^ am to dusk. ”
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Shopping Centre
“Shopping Mall with many shops, restaurant, Main Railway Station, Main Bus Station”
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History Museum
“Located in Oskar Schindler's former factory, the Schindler’s Factory Museum is 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.”
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Plaza
“It should be enough to say that Rynek Główny is on the UNESCO World Heritage List”
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Art Museum
“It's in the same building as Schindler's factory, I'd definitely recommend to visit both. ”
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Neighbourhood
“Some good bars and restaurants, can be a little touristy, but not as bad as the centre!”
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Shopping Centre
“Galeria Kazimierz - one of the largest shopping centers in Krakow. It is located at 34 Podgórska Street in the Grzegórzki district, and its name is associated with Kazimierz, neighboring with Grzegórzki. The gallery has a total of over 160 stores and service outlets.”
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Historic Site
“The Cloth Hall is a historical building which is especially stunning at night. The architecture is spectacular. Situated in the middle of the Main Square, this hall has lots of little stalls selling a variety of items from regional souvenirs to Polish traditional clothing, wooden toys, delicate hanging ornaments, jewelry (Poland is famous for amazing amber). Great place to just wander up and down. There is no pressure or hassle from stall holders. ”
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Nightclub
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“Your can get here good pizza and good beer, but the best thing about this place is the amazing atmosphere, when you relax sitting outside, close to Vistula river with a view on the Wawel Castle”
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Park
“A great park within walking distance from the Old town. It's got something for everyone. Great kids playgrounds, a skate park, basketball, tennis, volleyball, even petanque!”
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Church
“Made 15th-century altar of Wita-Stwosza, perfectly preserved can be seen in Mary's Basilica in Kraków”
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Donut Shop
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“This park runs all the way around where the moat used to be outside the old city walls. ”
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History Museum
“Under the eastern part of the Main Market Square. It covers an area of over 6,000. m², of which the archaeological reserve - nearly 4,000 m²”
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Bar
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“one of the most famous bars in Kazimierz. serves drinks and scheduled concerts. ”
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Park
“Are You looking for a perfect place for a romantic walk? Or maybe You are just a plants freek? If Yes, than You need to visit the Jagiellonian University Botanic Garden! ”
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Café
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“All Charlotte bread and baguettes are kneaded and baked on the spot several times a day.”
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