15 days in Poland Itinerary

15 days in Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw
— 2 nights
2
Torun
— 1 night
3
Gdansk
— 3 nights
4
Krakow
— 4 nights
5
Wieliczka
— 1 night
6
Bukowina Tatrzanska
— 1 night
7
Zakopane
— 1 night
8
Oswiecim
— 1 night

2
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Old Town and St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny) will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakowskie Przedmiescie, learn about all things military at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum in Warsaw, and see the interesting displays at POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Warsaw trip planner.

Krakow to Warsaw is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Torun.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum
Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow ©

1
night
Torun

Torun ©
The birthplace of astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, the medieval town of Torun escaped the destruction of World War II, managing to preserve most of the Gothic architecture of its historical old town.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Old Town Hall, don't miss a visit to Town Square - Old Town, appreciate the history behind Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus, see the interesting displays at Żywe Muzeum Piernika, thencontemplate the long history of Krzywa Wieza, and finally don't miss a visit to Graduation tower.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Torun trip builder.

You can drive from Warsaw to Torun in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Torun, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gdansk.

Things to do in Torun

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Graduation tower
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Old Town Hall ©
Old Town Hall
Żywe Muzeum Piernika ©
Żywe Muzeum Piernika
Town Square - Old Town ©
Town Square - Old Town

3
nights
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.
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku and Stutthof Concentration Camp are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Westerplatte and Archikatedra Oliwska. Step out of Gdansk with an excursion to Mennonite Cemetery in Malbork--about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Sopot Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Sopot Pier, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church, and wander the streets of Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka).

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gdansk trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Torun to Gdansk in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Torun 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 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Malbork, Sopot, Stutthof Concentration Camp
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Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku ©
Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku
Stutthof Concentration Camp ©
Stutthof Concentration Camp
Archikatedra Oliwska ©
Archikatedra Oliwska

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Planty Park and HistoryLand. Get a sense of the local culture at Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera. There's still lots to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, see the interesting displays at Lost Souls Alley, and contemplate the long history of Wawel Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Krakow route site.

Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Krakow takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Gdansk in August, expect nights in Krakow to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Wieliczka.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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Wieliczka

Wieliczka ©
Best known as the site of one of the world's oldest salt mines, Wieliczka receives nearly a million visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): examine the collection at Cracow Saltworks Museum - Salt Mine Location, thenbrowse the exhibits of Wieliczka Salt Mine, thendon't miss a visit to Rynek Gorny, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church St. Clement.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Wieliczka holiday planning site.

Wieliczka is just a short distance from Krakow. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bukowina Tatrzanska.

Things to do in Wieliczka

Museums Historic Sites
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Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine

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night
Bukowina Tatrzanska

Bukowina Tatrzanska ©
Bukowina Tatrzańska, is a village in Tatra County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland, close to the border with Slovakia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): stroll through Wodogrzmoty Mickiewicza - Waterfall, get into the urban bustle at Bukowianskie Centrum Kultury Dom Ludowy, take an in-depth tour of Zagroda Soltysow - Skansen Jurgow, thentake in the awesome beauty at Czarna Gora Peak, and finally take an in-depth tour of Dwor w Lopusznej.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Bukowina Tatrzanska trip planner.

Getting from Wieliczka to Bukowina Tatrzanska by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Wieliczka in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bukowina Tatrzanska, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Zakopane.

Things to do in Bukowina Tatrzanska

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Czarna Gora Peak, Dwor w Lopusznej, Wodogrzmoty Mickiewicza - Waterfall
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Wodogrzmoty Mickiewicza - Waterfall ©
Wodogrzmoty Mickiewicza - Waterfall
Zagroda Soltysow - Skansen Jurgow ©
Zagroda Soltysow - Skansen Jurgow
Bukowianskie Centrum Kultury Dom Ludowy ©
Bukowianskie Centrum Kultury Dom Ludowy

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Zakopane

Zakopane ©
Home to Poland's indigenous Goral people, Zakopane sits at the foothill of the Tatra Mountains, an area serving as one of the country's most fashionable year-round vacation getaways.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Art Gallery Yam, thenhead outdoors with Gubalowka Beach, thentake in the awesome beauty at Giewont Mountain, and finally stroll the grounds of Cmentarz Zasluzonych na Peksowym Brzyzku.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zakopane driving holiday planner.

Zakopane is just a short distance from Bukowina Tatrzanska. In August, daily temperatures in Zakopane can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Zakopane

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Giewont Mountain ©
Giewont Mountain
Gubalowka Beach ©
Gubalowka Beach
Art Gallery Yam ©
Art Gallery Yam

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night
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.
On the 18th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum and Synagogue, thentake an in-depth tour of Muzeum Zamek w Oswiecimiu, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Main Market Square.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Oswiecim trip builder tool.

You can drive from Zakopane to Oswiecim in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. August in Oswiecim sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

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
Muzeum Zamek w Oswiecimiu ©
Muzeum Zamek w Oswiecimiu

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