7 days in Krakow & Zakopane Itinerary

7 days in Krakow & Zakopane Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krakow
— 3 nights
2
Zakopane
— 3 nights

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau. Kids will appreciate attractions like Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Wawel Royal Castle. Explore hidden gems such as St. Florian's Gate and Church of St. Peter and St. Paul. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, wander the streets of Ulica Florianska, and admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Krakow visit planning site.

Jerusalem, Israel to Krakow is an approximately 7-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jerusalem to Krakow. Traveling from Jerusalem in February, expect Krakow to be colder, temps between 5°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Zakopane.

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
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Termy Goracy Potok, Kasprowy Wierch Cable Car and The Black Pond. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): soak in some Japanese tradition at Termy Goracy Potok, take a memorable ride with Kasprowy Wierch Cable Car, then contemplate the waterfront views at The Black Pond, and finally don't miss a visit to Krupowki Street. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaplica NajSwietszego Serca Jezusa and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Morskie Oko.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Zakopane holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Krakow to Zakopane takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Zakopane are 9°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. On the 4th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Zakopane

Nature · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tatra National Park, Termy Goracy Potok
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The Black Pond ©
The Black Pond
Termy Goracy Potok ©
Termy Goracy Potok
Kaplica NajSwietszego Serca Jezusa ©
Kaplica NajSwietszego Serca Jezusa

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