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“Ok walk. ” 3 of 5 stars
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Planty Park
Krakow, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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Small-Group Krakow Old Town Walking Tour...
Ranked #23 of 231 things to do in Krakow
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: A scenic walkway that circles a park around the Old Town.
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“Ok walk. ”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I thought this was more than it is. It is a very thin "green belt" around the old town. Pleasant walk with some nice buildings, but nothing to get too excited about.

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“A great place to chill.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

When the tourist vibe gets to be too much try a walk in the Planty, a ring park which surrounds the old town of Krakow. It was created when the Hapsburgs tore down the old city wall and filled in the moat. It's a wonderful green buffer between the city and its tourist core.

Visited September 2013
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“The Planty”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Nice and delightful gardens and great that they are available for the locals to have somewhere to enjoy a quiet place. However I feel sad that they took down the old Medieval walls and replaced it will the park, I feel sure the city walls would have been magnifcient, if other areas that are left of the walls are anything to go by.

Visited October 2013
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“beautiful in the autumn!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

This park looks amazing in the autumn with all those colourful leaves all around! A good way to escape for a moment from the city noise!

Visited October 2013
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“An Autumnal Delight”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

The Planty encircles Old Krakow and is a very beautiful part of the city. In October the trees and the area is just too stunning for words. The golds, reds and yellows of the changing trees give a beautiful background to a nice romantic stroll. It's definitely worth a small detour to walk through the Planty to get from place to place.

Krakow is such a beautiful city and this is what helps to make it so.

Visited October 2013
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