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“cloth hall”(1,213 reviews)
“market square”(973 reviews)
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Huge 10-acre square, the largest in any of Europe's medieval cities, features the 16th-century Renaissance Cloth Hall and the splendid 14th-century Gothic Basilica of the Virgin Mary.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Krakow
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Center of Old Town, Krakow, Poland
Stare Miasto
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All reviews cloth hall market square watch the world christmas market the horse drawn carriages street entertainers mulled wine lots of restaurants indoor market cloth market every hour lovely atmosphere st mary's basilica underground museum old town stalls selling beautiful architecture
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is a really stunning square in the heart of Krakow, I came here to visit Auschwitz but was pleasantly surprised by this beautiful place. The square is home to a variety of shops , from Zara to McDonald’s to then much nicer restaurants. At...More

Thank maskellharry
Reviewed today

Visited Krakow last week, as been to Poland first time in the 6 years, and had a few hours to get on my flight. It's stunning. Busy, vivid, full of colours, absolutely beautiful.

Thank Dora M
Reviewed today

A very historic Square, lots of restaurants around the square and the horse and carriage rides are great fun. Lots of shops too, and not expensive.

Thank JR E
Reviewed today

A very touristy experience, the locals can't afford to eat around there even if they wanted too. Enjoyed the architecture and we popped into the little wax work. The latter very cheap and some rather amusing renditions of certain people! We stuck with the Kazimierz.

Thank ebabe69
Reviewed today via mobile

We visited krakow, a short break first time in Poland and we were all impressed with the place, very old and historic and yet very modern. Really worth visiting and we would definitely return!

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Reviewed today

such a vibrant place loads of food outlets for all budgets, loads of history there, go on the free walking tours fantastic, horse and cart quite expensive.

Thank darrenhaines2016
Reviewed today via mobile

Prices average £2 for a large beer. A little cheaper for a latte. The Russian dumplings are divine. Dykxjgxgkkfkhocclfjgjgohojjln cgigi

Thank Jean_JeanieLancaster
Reviewed today

A really great location to eat, hang out, and generally watch the world go by! So many restaurants bars and shops and amazing buildings, you can easily spend a number of days in this area.

Thank Don M
Reviewed today

beautiful lots to see a must visit lots of nice restaurants café bars indoor market lots of history to see and you can have a free tour guide if you have time

Thank andreahallambenn
Reviewed yesterday

Fortunately Karakow did not suffer from wartime bombing and so the city and this beautiful main square remain in perfect condition. The cathedral and churches are stunning. During the day and night the cafes and restaurants around the square provide the perfect place to sit...More

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831Susan
October 5, 2018|
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Response from SriKurniawan | Reviewed this property |
Hi again Susan, It depends the type of accommodation that you’re planning to stay. Thank god for me, the apt i stayed (check out my review on it) has ample heater in the rooms n living rm as well. We appreciate the heaters... More
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Helen D
September 29, 2018|
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I cannot say but will try and find out for you
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September 10, 2018|
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Response from Scrappywalker | Reviewed this property |
Haven’t been there over that time, but I am sure there would be some festivities
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