10 days in Warsaw, Krakow & Tatra National Park Itinerary

10 days in Warsaw, Krakow & Tatra National Park Itinerary

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Warsaw
— 3 nights
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Krakow
— 4 nights
Drive
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Tatra National Park
— 2 nights
Drive to Kraków John Paul II International Airport, Fly to New York City

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Warsaw

— 3 nights

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Palace of Culture and Science, learn about all things military at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, then contemplate the long history of Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, and finally make a trip to Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy). On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny), then steep yourself in history at Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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New York City, USA to Warsaw is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in September: high temperatures in Warsaw hover around 66°F and lows are around 50°F. On the 13th (Mon), you'll travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
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Krakow

— 4 nights

Slavic Rome

One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Take a break from Krakow with a short trip to Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau in Oswiecim, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of Wieliczka Salt Mine, appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, hunt for treasures at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall), and stop by Kazmierz The Former Jewish District.

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You can fly from Warsaw to Krakow in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. September in Krakow sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tatra National Park.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Tatra National Park

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rysy Peak, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Morskie Oko, and then take in panoramic vistas at Rusinowa Polana.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tatra National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Krakow to Tatra National Park in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tatra National Park

Parks · Nature
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