6 days in Zakopane, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

6 days in Zakopane, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

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6 days in Zakopane, Krakow & Warsaw Itinerary

Start: Dubai
plane + car:  9​h 30​min
1
Zakopane
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Krakow
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
3
Warsaw
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Dubai

1
night
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.
On the 8th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Tatra Museum and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Zakopane trip itinerary maker tool .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Zakopane is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in December; daily highs in Zakopane reach 1°C and lows reach -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Krakow.

Things to do in Zakopane

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Bukowina Cultural Centre Dom Ludowy
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Tatra Museum ©
Tatra Museum
Bukowina Cultural Centre Dom Ludowy ©
Art Gallery in Koziniec ©
Art Gallery in Koziniec

2
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 ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Basilica, then take a stroll through Stare Miasto, then wander the streets of Ulica Florianska, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleries Coco Art.

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You can drive from Zakopane to Krakow in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Zakopane in December; daily highs in Krakow reach 5°C and lows reach -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Warsaw.

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 ©
Sukiennice (Cloth Hall) ©
Sukiennice (Cloth Hall)
Ulica Florianska ©
Ulica Florianska

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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.
To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Warsaw vacation website .

Getting from Krakow to Warsaw by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites Shopping
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Rynek Starego Miasta ©
Rynek Starego Miasta
Old Town ©
Old Town

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