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“Beautifuk Old City”
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Historic Old Town
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Krakow Segway Tour Including Old Town and Optional Visit to Podgórze
Ranked #2 of 271 things to do in Krakow
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The 13th century merchants' town is home to Europe's largest market square and offers numerous historical houses, palaces and churches with magnificent interiors, 14th century fortifications, ancient synagogues, Jagiellonian University and the Gothic cathedral where the kings of Poland were buried.
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“Beautifuk Old City”
Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

We were there Jan and Feb. Freezing cold and snow on the ground did not spoil it. So very pretty with plenty of lovely restaurants and chocolate shops.
An absolute must for any visitor to Krakow

Visited February 2014
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“the best”
Reviewed February 5, 2014

Everything close together...the best of central european history and architecture in a pleasant stroll .What more can you ask for? Absolutely loved wandering around, though would recommend free tour to understand what you are seeing!!

Visited January 2014
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Reviewed February 4, 2014

It's very hard to describe it, for sure the city has some mysterious atmosphere, the Old Town is very clean, walking here it makes you feel like in past….. Krakow historical centre is well maintained. The main square is great for music, food, coffee, drinks, history, horse carriages, everything at a reasonable price… It also stays busy till late hours on weekends.

Visited January 2014
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Edegem, Belgium
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“Krakov is a jewel”
Reviewed February 3, 2014

Last summer, I spent a week in your city: very fascinating!
My favourites: the historical center, the plant-park, the university, the old Jewish part Kazimierz with very nice restaurants and pubs, the Pod Orlem Pharmacy museum (not to miss!), the Jewish museum and in the surroundings: the Salt Mines
The Kazimierz part of the city has 5 renovated synagogues to visit: INCREDIBLE!
That is the reason, I am returning back next summer. (to viit the Oscar Schindler -factory and a few other places, I didn't visit last time.

Visited June 2013
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“Everything you could want!”
Reviewed January 30, 2014

Nice restaurants and clubs. Trendy clothing stores, has an old world feel to it. Very close to most other attractions. This will be your center hangout!

Visited December 2013
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