15 days in Krakow, Gdansk & Warsaw Itinerary

15 days in Krakow, Gdansk & Warsaw Itinerary

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1
Krakow
— 4 nights
2
Gdansk
— 4 nights
3
Warsaw
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wieliczka Salt Mine. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Wawel Royal Castle, admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, and take a stroll through Stare Miasto.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Krakow online driving holiday planner.

Ubud, Indonesia to Krakow is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Indonesia Time (WITA) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. While traveling from Ubud, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Krakow, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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Gdansk

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku and St. Mary's Church. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town, take an in-depth tour of Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci, steep yourself in history at Westerplatte, and get a taste of the local shopping with Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Gdansk travel route planner.

Getting from Krakow to Gdansk by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in August, expect nights in Gdansk to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
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St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Warsaw

Warsaw
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Town and Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Warsaw day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Warsaw takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Gdansk in August, you will find days in Warsaw are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie

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