Krakow Old Town Free Walking Tour

Krakow Old Town Free Tour

Join our Krakow Old town free walking tour as we visit all the highlights of Krakow! See the most famous sites of the medieval Krakow Old Town & Wawel Castle.

Join us as we delve into Poland’s medieval past to hear Krakow was transformed into a Royal city and the capital of Poland. Krakow Old town is a famed UNESCO world heritage site, with one of the most fascinating histories in Europe!

Walk the cobbled streets, to the former home of Pope John Paul II. See the medieval university where famed astronomer Nicholas Copernicus studied. Visit Krakow castle at Wawel hill as we visit the grounds of Wawel Cathedral and the Royal Palace. We also meet  ‘Smok Wawelski’- the Krakow dragon!

See the city’s famous Cloth Hall and listen intently as the Krakow trumpeter plays his hourly call from St.Mary’s Basilica. Discover all the highlights on our award-winning Krakow Old Town free walking tour!

Reserve your place on the Krakow Old Town Free Tour for free at the bottom of this page.

Join us: Every day at 11 am

Meeting Point: In front of St Mary’s Basilica (Krakow main square)

Duration: 2.5 hours

*If you missed our Old Town free walking tour, take our Krakow audio tour instead. Be guided through Krakow Old town and Wawel castle at your own pace using your phone. Our Historic Krakow Old Town & Castle audio tour was written and narrated by our very own native English guide, Dale.

>>>Download the audio tour <<<

Krakow Old Town tour - Highlights

  • St Mary’s basilica Krakow
  • Krakow Trumpeter
  • Cloth Hall
  • St Florian’s Gate
  • Krakow Dragon
  • Krakow Castle- Wawel
  • Wawel Cathedral
  • Jagiellonian University
  • Pope John Paul II sites
  • Barbican Fortress
  • Krakow Main Square
  • Krakow City Walls
  • Krakow Royal Palace

Meeting Point

Start Times:
Every day at 11:00 am

Meeting Point:
In front of St. Mary’s Basilica (Krakow main square)- Rynek Glowny 4

How to find us:

Look for the plain blue City Walks Krakow Umbrellas!

2.5 hours

Rynek Główny 4, Kraków, Poland