Old Town in Krakow
As its name suggests, the Old Town is the oldest part of Krakow, where the city's most famous sights and landmarks can be found. It is here, in the very heart of the city, that the largest square in Europe, known as Rynek Glowny (the Main Market Square), is situated. The square currently serves as the centre of the Krakow's urban and culture life.
During visiting the Old Town you'll have opportunity to see most beautiful sites of medieval Krakow. You'll drive through enchanting streets and tucked away lanes such as the royal route, or the city's oldest street - Kanonicza.
While discovering the magical sites of the Old Town, we'll take you beneath the famous papal window, from where Pope John Paul II used to speak to the faithful, and You'll also be able to see the oldest university in Poland, the Jagiellonian University being leading high school in Poland as well.
Moreover, you'll can discover such fascinating attractions as former residence of Polish Kings The Royal Wawel Castle, St. Mary's Church, Sts. Peter and Paul'Church, Barbakan, St. Florians Gate, Bishops Palace and many other outstanding architectural beauties.
Sightseeing old part of Krakow you'll learn about its rich centuries-old history, extraordinary relics and intriguing legends also immerse in its charming medieval ambience
Sightseeing of The Old Town is inluded in:
Krakow in one day - 3.5h city tour
Essential Krakow - 2h city tour