Category Archive: Excursion + Day Trips

Do a Day Trip From Krakow To Wrocław

Wrocław (pronounced like vro-swavh) is a city about 260km north of Krakow, and using Polskibus it takes about 3 hours each way. The city is similar to Krakow (has the same look and feel, and has a big main square), and is definitely worth visiting if you are in Krakow for more than a few […]

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Our Favourite Krakow Excursions

Krakow is a great city to live in – and for tourists. There are plenty of things to do in Krakow, and you can easily spend a week or more in this great Polish city. The most popular day trips… Most people that come to Krakow tend to do one or both of the following. […]

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Krakow Salt Mines – Read This BEFORE You Go! (Wieliczka Salt Mines)

The Krakow salt mines (which are actually called the Wieliczka Salt Mine)  is an impressive salt mine that dates back to the 13th century. You can do a tour down the salt mines, and see many sculptures, carvings, and are given a full (and interesting) history tour. There is, unsurprisingly, still salt that you can […]

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Auschwitz Tours from Krakow – What You NEED To Know First!

A lot of tourists that come to Krakow want to do one (or both) of the typical tours in Krakow – Auschwitz and the Salt Mines. First things first – Auschwitz will be a bit of a depressing day

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Zakopane – Everything You Need To Know, Including How To Get To Zakopane from Krakow

Zakopane is a mountain town in Southern Poland. It is a small town but has some beautiful scenery. If you are in Krakow for more than a few days you should definitely think about making a day trip down to Zakopane. How long to stay in Zakopane? One day is enough. You can easily get […]

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