13 days in Southern Poland & Prague Itinerary

13 days in Southern Poland & Prague Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krakow, Poland
— 4 nights
2
Oswiecim, Poland
— 1 night
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 7 nights

4
nights
Krakow, Poland

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.
Krakow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, have some family-friendly fun at Bubble Football & More by Bumper Ball Experiences, and step into the grandiose world of Wawel Royal Castle.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Krakow road trip planning site.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Krakow is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Jeddah to Krakow, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Jeddah in September: high temperatures in Krakow hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Walking tours

1
night
Oswiecim, Poland

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.
On the 6th (Sun), walk around Planty Park and then get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau.

To find photos and more tourist information, refer to the Oswiecim trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Krakow to Oswiecim in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Oswiecim, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Planty Park ©
Planty Park

7
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Staromestske namesti, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague trip builder app.

You can drive from Oswiecim to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Prague can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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