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Ulica Kanonicza

Ulica Kanonicza | Stare Miasto, Krakow, Poland
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Lined with mostly Renaissance houses, this street is one of the oldest in Krakow.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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Ulica Kanonicza | Stare Miasto, Krakow, Poland
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"pope john paul ii"
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"beautiful street"
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"wawel castle"
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"royal route"
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"middle ages"
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"old town"
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"old world charm"
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"the main square"
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"dusk"
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"stroll"
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

An interesting street that is full of history and great architecture, it is situated in the shadow of Wawal Castle and in the old town of Kracow. Pope John Paul II lived here for a short time before he was the Pope. Definitely worth a...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

A stroll along Utica Kanonicza is much like a stroll down any of the dozens of other similarly charming streets except for the fact that you can see the window John Paul II (before he was elected Pope) sat and spoke to the faithful who...More

Thank Tupelo010835
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This street is a very atmospheric old street that is in excellent preservation. It is most significant because Pope John Paul II lived there when he was Bishop. It is easy to see the house that he lived in as there is a big information...More

Thank Sus1952
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Lovely street to walk down and explore, lots of interesting architecture and can take some great photos. Definitely worth a look whilst wandering round Krakow.

Thank Amy P
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

This is an absolutely lovely street, filled with houses that boast history. The street features several museums, a university and some shops and eateries. It's perfect for an afternoon stroll.

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Take this slightly different route walking to the castle. Some interesting buildings, a couple of very nice hotels, some interesting small, restaurants, and a museum. Its worth the detour.

Thank Andy B
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

The street is under the Wawel castle and is full of beautiful houses from various centuries. There are a few museums, and restaurants as well as exclusive hotel Copernicus.

Thank Eva T
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful side street in the heart of Krakow. Plenty little shops to browse around. Would recommend you have a walk down this street on your trip to Krakow.

Thank Tim W
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

I believe Kanonicza is one of the best preserved historic streets in The Old Town. Almost each of its houses boasts a rich and long history, often dating back to the Middle Ages. Kanonicza is full of pretty good restaurants.

Thank T0urist7
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

walked down this street a few times whilst walking to the main square the old pope John Paul used to live here his house is museum now we never went in but intend to next time were in Krakow in a few months time well...More

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