Krakow holiday apartments

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Explore Krakow

Poland’s most popular tourist destination, Krakow is home to an incredible array of attractions and things to do. Ogle at magnificent Wawel Castle, marvel at the bizarre remedies of the Museum Of Pharmacy, stop for a spot of people watching in Rynek Główny (the medieval town square) or take a tour of the beautiful Old Town from the back of a romantic horse-drawn carriage. For a poignant reminder of Krakow’s recent history, visit the former Jewish quarter, Kazimierz, explore Oskar Schindler’s Factory, or take a day trip to the Auschwitz camp. Once back in Krakow, head to a cosy restaurant to sample some traditional Polish cuisine. Local specialties include bigos (sauerkraut and meat stew), kotlet schabowy (breaded pork cutlet), pierogi (filled dumplings) and gołąbki (stuffed cabbage.) Whatever you order, be sure to finish with a slice of makowiec (poppy seed cake.) If you choose self-catering Krakow accommodation you can also take advantage of the city’s fabulous open-air markets. Here, stock up on fresh fruit and veagetables, meat, cheeses, spices and baked goods, not only saving money on dining out, but shopping amongst the locals for a true taste of Krakow life.

When to go to Krakow

The peak months for tourists to visit Krakow are between June and September, although spring and autumn are also great times for a Krakow holiday thanks to their mild weather.

Getting to and around Krakow

Most tourists arrive in Krakow via flights to Kraków Airport, although you can also travel to Krakow via trains to Dworzec Główny PKP (Central Station.) Once in Krakow, the city centre is easily explored on foot, while buses and trams provide excellent public transport options.

Where to stay in Krakow

When choosing accommodation in Krakow, apartments make a great alternative to more expensive, touristy hotels. Not only will booking your very own apartment in Krakow save you money, you’ll enjoy superior space, freedom and privacy too. HouseTrip has a number of quality self catering apartments in Krakow, ranging from small studio apartments ideal for couples to large, multi-room apartments suitable for families and groups of friends. Plus, finding and booking your Krakow accommodation is easy with HouseTrip. You can even do it in as few as six clicks!

Latest Kraków reviews:
4.5 out of 5 based on 106 reviews
Stayed 4 - 6 Jul 2014 in:
Excellent quality rooms, bathroom is gorgeous. I had my stag party here and it was awesome! Close to main square, everything is close by foot. Hosts were... More
Stayed 6 - 9 Jun 2014 in:
Apartment was just as described and the host was very friendly. There were plenty of shops bars and restaraunts around and we were only a 5-10 minute walk fr... More
Stayed 12 - 15 Jun 2014 in:
This place is located in the heart of the historic quarter, right on the main axis that runs through the main market square. Pubs, clubs, fast-food and high-... More
Stayed 30 May - 2 Jun 2014 in:
What a lovely apartment! We enjoyed our stay very much. It has space and height with every possible convenience. All in all, a great place to stay with a t... More
Stayed 24 - 30 May 2014 in:
Great accommodation - clean and well equiped. Brilliant location within walking distance of most places-although we did use the efficient tram system (for th... More

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