8 days in Southern Poland Itinerary

8 days in Southern Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Wroclaw
— 1 night
2
Karpacz
— 1 night
3
Kudowa-Zdroj
— 1 night
4
Oswiecim
— 1 night
5
Krakow
— 3 nights

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Wroclaw

Wroclaw ©
Known for its relaxed and liberal atmosphere, the energetic city of Wroclaw lures visitors with its rich cultural heritage and pedestrian-friendly old town.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Old Town- Historic Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): ponder the design of Multimedia Fountain at Pergola, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Archikatedra pw. Sw. Jana Chrzciciela we Wroclawiu, thenget to know the fascinating history of Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), and finally examine the collection at Panorama Raclawicka.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Wroclaw travel route planner.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Wroclaw is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Vilnius to Wroclaw, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Vilnius in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Wroclaw: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Karpacz.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Historic Sites Museums
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Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island) ©
Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island)
Multimedia Fountain at Pergola ©
Multimedia Fountain at Pergola
Panorama Raclawicka ©
Panorama Raclawicka

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Karpacz

Karpacz ©
Karpacz sits on the slopes of towering Mount Sniezka and draws visitors with its pristine natural scenery.
On the 22nd (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Prince Henry's Castle, look for all kinds of wild species at Sniezka, thenadmire the sheer force of Podgornej Waterfall, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parafia Wang, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Dam on Lomnica.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Karpacz attractions planner.

You can drive from Wroclaw to Karpacz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kudowa-Zdroj.

Things to do in Karpacz

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Podgornej Waterfall, Prince Henry's Castle
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Sniezka ©
Sniezka
Parafia Wang ©
Parafia Wang
Podgornej Waterfall ©
Podgornej Waterfall

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Kudowa-Zdroj

Kudowa-Zdroj ©
Kudowa-Zdrój or simply Kudowa, is a town located below the Table Mountains in Kłodzko County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in the southwestern part of Poland. On the 23rd (Thu), walk around Park Zdrojowy, take in the dramatic natural features at Bledne Skaly, thenidentify plant and animal life at Szczeliniec Wielki, and finally explore the striking landscape at Tron Liczyrzepy.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kudowa-Zdroj trip itinerary website.

Getting from Karpacz to Kudowa-Zdroj by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kudowa-Zdroj can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Kudowa-Zdroj

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Tron Liczyrzepy
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Bledne Skaly ©
Bledne Skaly
Szczeliniec Wielki ©
Szczeliniec Wielki
Park Zdrojowy ©
Park Zdrojowy

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Oswiecim

Oswiecim ©
Known to most by its German name Auschwitz, the modestly sized city of Oswiecim sits at the foot of the Jura Mountains, just 50 km (30 mi) west of Krakow.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum and Synagogue and then browse the exhibits of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Oswiecim tour planning tool.

You can drive from Kudowa-Zdroj to Oswiecim in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Oswiecim are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Krakow.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Museums Historic Sites
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Jewish Museum and Synagogue ©
Jewish Museum and Synagogue

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Krakow

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Planty Park and Cracow Shooting Academy. Wieliczka Salt Mine and Wawel Royal Castle will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan, pause for some serene contemplation at Bazylika i Klasztor Franciszkanow, and don't miss a visit to The Ghetto Heroes Square.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Krakow online visit planner.

Drive from Oswiecim to Krakow in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Krakow sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Planty Park ©
Planty Park
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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