Historic Old Town, Krakow

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See one of the largest medieval squares in the world at Historic Old Town. The district was one of the first places ever designated as a World Heritage Site. Explore hundreds of architecturally important palaces, churches, theaters, and museums, which collectively house more than two million works of art. Always lively with tourists from around the world, this part of town manages to hold onto its medeival charm. Enjoy a walk with a local guide who can show you important historic sites, as well as pubs, cafes, and clubs. Our Krakow trip planner makes visiting Historic Old Town and other Krakow attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Krakow is a beautiful, peaceful town very clean and beautiful. Friendly and helpful people. Welcoming and very beautiful buildings.
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  • Cosy, quiet, cheap accommodation by Swedish standards and within walking distance of the Stage bar with pool table and near to the city.
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  • Very enjoyable just walking around the streets of the Old Town, Stare Miastro. I look forward to it each time I travel to Krakow.  more »
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  • In pictures looks better than in reality
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