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The most beautiful sights in Krakow

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Petr Liška
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The most beautiful sights in Krakow
Inserted: 23.10.2022
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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As a former royal city, Krakow offers a number of beautiful historical monuments. Of course, you will find most of them in the Old Town, mainly around the main square Rynek Glowny and around the Wawel Royal Castle. Let's take a look at the sights that you should definitely not miss in Krakow.

1.
Krakow Market Square - Main Market Square

The largest medieval square in Poland

Altitude: 211 m / 692 ft

Rynek Główny is considered to be the most beautiful square in Poland. It is also one of the largest squares… continue reading

2.
Wawel Royal Castle

The oldest monument of Krakow

Altitude: 228 m / 748 ft

Among the most visited and most important places in Krakow is the Wawel Royal Castle. The castle rises above… continue reading

3.
Clothier

The most beautiful historical marketplace in Poland

Altitude: 211 m / 692 ft

In the middle of Rynek Glowny square is the so-called Sukiennice. It is a historic marketplace from the 14th… continue reading

4.
Wawel Cathedral

The coronation church and the burial place of the Polish kings.

Altitude: 228 m / 748 ft

The castle complex is undoubtedly dominated by the Cathedral of St. Stanislaus and St. Wenceslas. Important… continue reading

5.
Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary in Krakow

Dominant on Rynek Glowny

The main square is dominated by the Marian Church dating from the 14th century. continue reading

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