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Royal Way

Krakow, Poland (Kleparz)
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Ranked #103 of 139 Attractions in Krakow
Type: Trails, Historic Sites, Historic Walking Areas
Activities: Walking
Description: Historic walking trail through the heart of Krakow was once the route taken during Royal processions and funerals.
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Staffordshire
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We walked the full mile and back of the Royal Way, taking the Royal walk going, the University route going back to the Main Square. There are alot of lovely buildings along the way, with Pawel Castle at the bottom,

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Ostrava, Moravskoslezsky Kraj, Czech Republic
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

It' s a regular street. May be it' s of some interest when there is a parade, if not it' s not worth a special trip.

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Dallas, Texas
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259 reviews 259 reviews
146 attraction reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

This is basically the route from Florian Gate to the Market Center of Krakow: the route that Kings and royalty used when entering Krakow It is also the route of the yearly Parade of Dachshunds - the largest of its kind in Europe - held the 1st Sunday of September. DO NOT MISS IT.

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Haugesund, Norway
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

Nice buildings from different times, kinda more nice/expencively decorated/importand in the city's history.

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Wirral England
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215 reviews 215 reviews
169 attraction reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

You can follow the route from The Barbican, through the Old Town and up to The Wavel. Plenty of places to visit on the way. You can also explore lots of side streets along the way a find hidden shops, cafes and museums.

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Krakow, Poland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

It may be crowded but it's still one of the most beautiful routes to take if you want to experience the old town or to just have a taste of Kraków :)

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Krakow, Poland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

This tour starts in front of St. Mary's Church every day at 11:00 A.M. It's a great way to get an overview of the city. The guide was very informative. The tour lasted about 3 hours, and at the end you tip what you think the tour was worth. The tour ends near the dragon of Wawel Castle. I highly... More

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