About Half Day Tour of Krakow
Begin your tour by visiting the Jewish District of Kazimierz. Explore the area which used to be inhabited by one of the most diverse Jewish communities in Europe. Take a short drive to the Wawel Hill the embodiment of Polands former monarchical glory. At its summit is the Royal Castle except Mondays and a 14th-century cathedral which hosted almost all coronations and funerals of the Polish monarchy. Go down Wawel Hill and stroll along Kanonicza and Grodzka Streets to see Collegium Maius Mondays only the oldest building of the Academia Cracoviensis. After visiting its charming Gothic courtyard we go on to the Main Market Square. This bustling heart of the city is the perfect place for picking up souvenirs. Complete your tour by visiting St. Marys Church. See the stunning medieval altar sculpted by Veit Stoss and listen to the bugle call. Includes - Coach tour - Local guide - Entry to the Wawel Castle or Collegium Maius on Mondays - Entry to St. Marys Church Excludes - Meals and drinks - Tips and gratuities - Optional activity costs - Personal expenses Pick-Up Points - Sheraton - Radisson Blu - Holiday Inn - Andels - Qubus - Galaxy - Novotel Centrum - Novotel Bronowice - Sympozjum - Park Inn - Hilton Garden Inn - Best Western - Batory - Chopin - Logos - Ibis Centrum - Wyspianski - Conrad - Expess by Holiday Inn - Ester - Royal and Matejki Square Please Note - Wawel Castle is closed on Mondays visit Collegium Maius instead. - If your hotel is not in the list you may go to any of the places in the list nearest you. - The Royal Castle is closed on the following 2013 dates January 01 and 06 March 29-31 Easter May 30 Corpus Christi August 15 Assumption November 01 December 24-26 December 30-31.