29 days in Central Poland Itinerary

29 days in Central Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw
— 9 nights
2
Sandomierz
— 4 nights
3
Lodz
— 4 nights
4
Torun
— 4 nights
5
Poznan
— 7 nights

9
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
We've included these beaches for you: Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie and Vistula River Beach. Family-friendly places like Krakowskie Przedmiescie and St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny) will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, browse the collection at Warsaw University Library, learn about all things military at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, and make a trip to Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski).

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Warsaw trip maker.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Warsaw is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Warsaw is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jeddah in July, with highs in Warsaw at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sandomierz.

Things to do in Warsaw

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski) ©
Warsaw Barbican (Barbakan Warszawski)
St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny) ©
St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny)

4
nights
Sandomierz

Sandomierz ©
Sandomierz is a town in south-eastern Poland with 25,714 inhabitants (2006), situated in the Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship (since 1999). Take a break from the city and head to Holy Queen Jadwiga Gorge and Pepper Mountains Reservation. Visit Sandomierz Market Square (Rynek) and Krzyztopor Castle for their historical value. Explore Sandomierz's surroundings by going to Jezioro Chancza (in Gmina Rakow), Kielce (Slichowice Nature Reserve, Cathedral, &more) and Zamek Krolewski w Checinach (in Checiny). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Town Hall Sandomierz, make a trip to Bazylika Narodzenia Najswietszej Maryi Panny, do a tasting at Sandomierska Winery, and admire the landmark architecture of Bishop's Palace.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Sandomierz vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Warsaw to Sandomierz takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Lodz.

Things to do in Sandomierz

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Kielce, Jezioro Chancza, Krzyztopor Castle, Zamek Krolewski w Checinach
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Zamek Krolewski w Checinach ©
Zamek Krolewski w Checinach
Krzyztopor Castle ©
Krzyztopor Castle
Town Hall Sandomierz ©
Town Hall Sandomierz

4
nights
Lodz

Lodz ©
Nicknamed the "Polish Manchester" because of its largely industrial character, Lodz draws a growing number of tourists with its rejuvenated central districts, which offer shopping, dining, and entertainment.
Bring the kids along to Manufaktura and Jewish cemetery lodz. Step out of the city life by going to Arboretum SGGW and Stawy Jana. Get out of town with these interesting Lodz side-trips: Plock (Tumskie Hill & Zoo Plock). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Piotrkowska Street, make a trip to Pasaz Rozy, get your game on at RaceSpot - Granie w Sciganie, and get to know the fascinating history of Ksiezy Mlyn.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lodz day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sandomierz to Lodz takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Torun.

Things to do in Lodz

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Plock, Arboretum SGGW, Strzelnica RP Shooting Range, Lewityn
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Manufaktura ©
Manufaktura
Piotrkowska Street ©
Piotrkowska Street
Jewish cemetery lodz ©
Jewish cemetery lodz

4
nights
Torun

Torun ©
The birthplace of astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, the medieval town of Torun escaped the destruction of World War II, managing to preserve most of the Gothic architecture of its historical old town.
Kids will enjoy Mill's Island (Wyspa Mlynska) and Lake Chelmzynskie Beach. Get outdoors at Park Krajobrazowy w Bukowcu and Jelenia Wyspa. Step out of Torun with an excursion to Museum of Soap and History of Dirt in Bydgoszcz--about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Katedra rzymskokatolicka Sw. Jana Chrzciciela i Jana Ewangelisty, ponder the world of politics at Old Town Hall, admire the local landmark of Cosmopolis Fountain, and appreciate the history behind Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Torun trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Lodz to Torun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Poznan.

Things to do in Torun

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bydgoszcz, Lake Chelmzynskie Beach, Park Krajobrazowy w Bukowcu, Jelenia Wyspa
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Mill's Island (Wyspa Mlynska) ©
Mill's Island (Wyspa Mlynska)
Krzywa Wieza ©
Krzywa Wieza

7
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Stary Browar and Zamek Cultural Center. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parish Church of St. Stanislaus (Fara Church) and Ratusz Poznanski. Change things up with these side-trips from Poznan: Rogalin Palace (in Rogalin), Sniezycowy Jar Reserve (in Murowana Goslina) and Srem (Grzymislawskie Lake & Promenade at Warta river). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Malta Lake, stroll around Park Cytadela, make a trip to Brama Poznania, and head outdoors with Frederic Chopin Park.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Poznan journey planning app.

You can drive from Torun to Poznan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Poznan

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Srem, Rogalin Palace, Octopus Water Park, Sniezycowy Jar Reserve, Kornik Arboretum
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Malta Lake ©
Malta Lake
Rogalin Palace ©
Rogalin Palace
Poznan Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul ©
Poznan Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul