11 days in Poland Itinerary

11 days in Poland Itinerary

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11 days in Poland Itinerary

Start: Katowice
Drive:  1 h
1
Krakow
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Warsaw
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Gdansk
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
4
Gdynia
— 1 night
Train:  3 h 45 min
5
Poznan
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
End: Katowice

3
nights
Krakow

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Meadows of Cracow. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, wander the streets of Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, shop like a local with Ulica Florianska, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Krakow road trip planning tool .

Katowice to Krakow is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Krakow are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Warsaw.

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Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Stare Miasto ©
Stare Miasto
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

3
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie and Olympic Golf Club. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Vistula River Beach, experience the excitement of Warsaw Piano Concerts. Waclaex., stroll through Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Pole Mokotowskie.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Warsaw day trip planner.

You can take a train from Krakow to Warsaw in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Warsaw are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

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Room Escape Warszawa ©
Room Escape Warszawa
Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie ©
Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie
Vistula River Beach ©
Vistula River Beach

2
nights
Gdansk

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): kick back and relax at Sobieszewo Beach, visit Old Town, then head outdoors with Jelitkowo Beach, and finally head outdoors with Stogi Beach. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at JUMPCITY Trampoline Park - Gdansk, kick back and relax at Brzezno Beach, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Gdansk vacation planner.

Getting from Warsaw to Gdansk by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Warsaw in July: highs in Gdansk hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Gdynia.

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Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Stogi Beach ©
Stogi Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town
Jelitkowo Beach ©
Jelitkowo Beach

1
night
Gdynia

Gdynia ©
A tranquil fishing settlement for several centuries, Gdynia today serves as a comfortable urban base for day trips along the Baltic coastline, with a seemingly endless string of lively sea resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Kepa Redlowska & Klif Orlowski, get outside with Sopot Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Sopot Pier, then find something for the whole family at JUMPCITY Trampoline Park - Gdynia, and finally kick back and relax at Gdynia Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gdynia tour itinerary maker website .

Gdynia is just a short distance from Gdansk. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Poznan.

Things to do in Gdynia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Sopot
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Sopot Beach ©
Sopot Beach
Kepa Redlowska & Klif Orlowski ©
Kepa Redlowska & Klif Orlowski
Gdynia Beach ©
Gdynia Beach

1
night
Poznan

Poznan ©
Poland's original capital, Poznan boasts centuries of rich history and culture, as well as a modern town center drawing a growing number of weekend revelers with its vibrant nightlife and diverse restaurant scene.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): partake in some friendly competition at Mind Escape, make a trip to Stary Rynek, then ponder the design of Fountain of Proserpina, then look for all kinds of wild species at Morasko Meteorite Reservation, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Malta Lake.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Poznan trip app .

You can take a train from Gdynia to Poznan in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Gdynia in July, you will find days in Poznan are somewhat warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

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Parks Fun & Games Nature
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Malta Lake ©
Malta Lake
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Stary Rynek

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