Krakow Walking Tour: Old Town

Krakow Wawel Hill and Wisla river

Looking for a unique, private, and family-friendly walking tour in Krakow? This tour is perfect for those who want to avoid the crowds and get a more intimate look at the city. You’ll learn about the city’s history, culture, and architecture while enjoying the fresh air and beautiful scenery. The tour is also customizable, so you can tailor it to your interests. Whether you’re a history buff or just looking to explore the city at your own pace, the Krakow walking tour is the perfect choice for you!

Private Tour with a local expert 

Welcome to Royal Krakow, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. During the Krakow Walking Tour, you will discover the most important monuments of the City of Polish kings: Old Town and Wawel Hill. These monuments are among the most important monuments in Poland and are also listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. While exploring the Royal Krakow you can feel the beating heart of Poland. For centuries Wawel was a place of residence of the kings of Poland, Sweden, and Lithuania. It is here where the most important decisions were made. It is here where the greatest artists and scientists were hosted.

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What you will see?

Krakow Walking Tour is an unforgettable experience. While sightseeing you will see the most important monuments related to old Krakow and its buildings. In addition, you will see the places associated with the greatest citizens of Poland: the famous astronomer Mikolaj Kopernik, Father Maksymilian Kolbe – the martyr of Auschwitz, and the great Pope John Paul II. The guide will also take you to the “Polish Acropolis,” the legendary Wawel Hill, where in the cathedral crypts rest the Polish rulers and where the beautiful renaissance castle of the Polish kings is located.

Saint Mary church in Krakow

Krakow, the historical capital of Poland and one of the most charming cities in Europe is considered by many to be one of the best places to visit. It offers a wide range of attractions for all types of tourists. While in Krakow you can visit numerous museums, churches, and monuments and take a walk in Market Square and see the Wawel Castle.

A school group from England in Wawel Hill in Krakow

Take a plunge into the imposing beauty of Krakow by discovering its unique architecture and the most important sights. The guide will take you to the most important places related to the history of the Old Town. The tour can be extended and combined with a see sighting of Jewish Kazimierz and Oskar Schindler’s Enamel Factory

Highlights of Krakow Old Town tour

  • Explore one of the most beautiful cities in Europe with a credited history teacher
  • Visit the Wawel Cathedral situated on Wawel Hill
  • See the most important monuments on the UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Go to the Jagiellonian University, the oldest Polish university
  • Walk through the medieval Old Town’s Main Market Square

Guided Krakow Old Town tour includes:

The Main Market Square, St. Mary’s Basilica, St. Adalbert’s Church, the Town Hall Tower, Floriańska street, Cloth Hall, remains of medieval city walls, Jagiellonian University – Collegium Maius, Czartoryski Museum, the Pope’s window, St. Francis Church, the Wawel Hill, Royal Castle, and the Cathedral.

2 hours (approx.)


  • Private guided walking tour
  • Small-group tour
  • English-speaking guide

Rates – including tax
1000 zloties* per group (including 23 % VAT Tax): 1-4 participants – 2 hours

1350 zloties per group (including 23 % VAT Tax): 1-4 participants – 3 hours

Each additional hour: 350 zloties 

Starting time (tours operate in all weather conditions)
11:00 AM / 1:00 PM

Meeting point: Saint Adalbert’s Church (front door), Rynek Główny 3


* *The booking system applies a 6% fee for payments made with cards. However, if you choose to pay me directly (please send a message), there will be no additional charge.

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