Wawel Hill and Old Town Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Italian (conversational), Polish (fluent), Spanish (advanced)

Discovering history with highlights of Krakow - must see for "Krakow beginners"

Discover Polish history saved in walls of the Royal Cathedral and Wawel Castle, see pearls of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture, feel magic atmosphere of Krakow walking along most beautiful streets of the Old Town and enjoy scenery of famous Main Market Square.

Spectacular views, charming corners, jewels of art and captivating stories.


The tour starts by visiting Wawel Hill with its most important historic monuments: Royal Cathedral (entrance recommended) and Wawel Castle (courtyard).

Then, walking along streets of the Old Town we will proceed to Franciscan Church with its beautiful stained glasses. Continuing our walk we will enter the courtyard of Collegium Maius, the oldest College of the Jagiellonian University.

The tour ends up on the Main Market Square where we will find other landmarks of Krakow, like Cloth Hall (Sukiennice) and St. Mary's Basilica (entrance recommended).

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel lobby or any other suitable location.

End location: Main Market Square, hotel lobby or any other suitable location.

Duration: 3 hours


Walking tour

What’s Included

Complete guiding service and local tax are included

Estimated Local Cash Needed

22 PLN - 12 PLN - entrance to the Royal Cathedral
10 PLN - entrance to St. Mary's Basilica
Both entrances are optional.

What’s Extra

- Entrance fees
- Snacks, drinks
- Cost of transport if needed.

Be aware that:
You will need suitable walking shoes and, depending on weather, umbrella or raincoat.
Entering churches you must be properly dressed (no uncovered arms and shorts or mini shirts)


I am not a licensed guide in Auschwitz Museum and Memorial.
I am not a licensed guide in Wieliczka Salt Mine.

My car can fit up to 3 people. It is a small city car, Nissan Micra, not air-conditioned.

A Recent Review of this tour

Thank you very much, Barbara! We really enjoyed the 4 hours walking tour with you around Wawel, Old Town and Kazimierz. We can not think of a more friendly and knowledgeable guide!
Claus Jungclaus

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