32 days in Poland Itinerary

32 days in Poland Itinerary

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32 days in Poland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Krakow
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Szczawnica
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Zakopane
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Oswiecim
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Kudowa-Zdroj
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
6
Dabki
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
7
Gdansk
— 6 nights
Drive:  7​h
8
Bialowieza
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 45​min
9
Warsaw
— 6 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Dubai

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Wawel Royal Castle and Krakow Zoo (Ogrod Zoologiczny). Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) and Maria's Hat Shop. Spend the 31st (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Stare Miasto, examine the collection at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, get a taste of the local shopping with Ulica Florianska, and stroll through Saint Stanislaus Route.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Krakow holiday planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Krakow is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in July, with highs in Krakow at 30°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Szczawnica.

Things to do in Krakow

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Stare Miasto ©
Stare Miasto
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kazmierz The Former Jewish District ©

2
nights
Szczawnica

Szczawnica ©
Szczawnica is a resort town in Nowy Targ County in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. On the 4th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pieniński Park Narodowy. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Homole Canyon, then admire the majestic nature at Sciezka Ornitologiczna, and then explore the activities along Zaskalnik Watrefall (Wodospad Zaskalnik).

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Szczawnica trip builder app .

Drive from Krakow to Szczawnica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Szczawnica when traveling from Krakow in August, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zakopane.

Things to do in Szczawnica

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Sciezka Ornitologiczna
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Pieniński Park Narodowy ©
Pieniński Park Narodowy

5
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Gubalowka and Koscielisko Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Tatra National Park (Rysy Peak & Lake Morskie Oko) and Babiogorski National Park (in Zawoja). Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring nature at Mnich Peak - High Tatras. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Valley of Five Lakes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Za Bramka Gorge, view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Yam, and trek along Orla Perc Trail.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Zakopane route builder website .

Traveling by car from Szczawnica to Zakopane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Zakopane, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Zakopane

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Tatra National Park, Babiogorski National Park
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Gubalowka ©
Gubalowka
Koscielisko Valley ©
Koscielisko Valley
Lake Morskie Oko ©
Lake Morskie Oko

1
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 11th (Sun), sample the tasty concoctions at Tychy Brewery Museum and then take an in-depth tour of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Oswiecim online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Zakopane to Oswiecim takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. August in Oswiecim sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kudowa-Zdroj.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Tychy Brewery Museum
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Tychy Brewery Museum ©
Tychy Brewery Museum

3
nights
Kudowa-Zdroj

Kudowa-Zdroj ©
Kudowa-Zdrój or simply Kudowa, is a town located below the Table Mountains in Kłodzko County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in the southwestern part of Poland. Take a break from the city and head to Szczeliniec Wielki and Errant Rocks. Spend the 13th (Tue) exploring nature at Stolowe Mountain National Park. Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Sciezka Skalnej Rzezby. There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Jamrozowa Polana.

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You can drive from Oswiecim to Kudowa-Zdroj in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dabki.

Things to do in Kudowa-Zdroj

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Jamrozowa Polana
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Szczeliniec Wielki ©
Szczeliniec Wielki
Stolowe Mountain National Park ©
Stolowe Mountain National Park
Errant Rocks ©
Errant Rocks

1
day
Dabki

Dabki
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach and then kick back and relax at Dabki Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Dabki trip builder .

Getting from Kudowa-Zdroj to Dabki by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Kudowa-Zdroj in August, you will find days in Dabki are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Dabki

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Beach
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6
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.
Head to Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka) and Gdanski Bazar Naturyfor some retail therapy. Take a break from the city and head to Sobieszewo Beach and Brzezno Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Beach (in Chalupy) and Debki Beach (in Debki). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Old Town, kick back and relax at Stogi Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Forum Gdansk, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Gdansk trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Dabki to Gdansk takes 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Gdansk can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Bialowieza.

Things to do in Gdansk

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Debki Beach, Beach
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Stogi Beach ©
Stogi Beach
Old Town ©
Old Town
Jelitkowo Beach ©
Jelitkowo Beach

1
day
Bialowieza

Bialowieza ©
On the 22nd (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Szlak Debow Krolewskich i Ksiazat Litewskich, then delve into the lush surroundings at Bialowieza Forest, and then get outside with Bialowieskie Drezyny.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bialowieza journey builder .

Drive from Gdansk to Bialowieza in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Gdansk in August, you will find days in Bialowieza are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Warsaw.

Things to do in Bialowieza

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Bialowieza Forest ©
Bialowieza Forest

6
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Escape the urban bustle at Vistula River Beach and Pole Mokotowskie. Kids will appreciate attractions like Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie and Copernicus Science Centre. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Rynek Starego Miasta, buy something for everyone on your list at Arkadia Shopping Mall, tee off at Olympic Golf Club, and browse the fresh offerings at Fish Market.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Warsaw travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bialowieza to Warsaw in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Bialowieza to Warsaw due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Warsaw can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Outdoors Parks Shopping
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Vistula River Beach ©
Vistula River Beach
Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie ©
Nature Reserve Lawice Kielpinskie
Spas

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