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Royal Way (Droga Krolewska): Tours & Tickets

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Historic walking trail through the heart of Krakow was once the route taken during Royal processions and funerals.
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Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

The Royal Way was once route for royal processions / funerals. It starts at St Florian’s church walking through the Barbican, St Florian’s Gate, down Ulica Florianska through the main town square all the way to Wawel Castle. Nowadays it provides a brilliant walking route...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank tomj932
Reviewed 17 June 2019

You start at the Barbican, you pass the Florian gate, than a lot of shop and ice-parlours and coffe-houses, and thahnyou arrive to the Main Square. Further on onto the Wawel - on the way some very nice churches, beautiful houses from the middle age...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 26 March 2019 via mobile

We left the Castle and wandered to the old town, there was such a amount of Churches you could not visit them all. Plenty of coffee shops to stop just a lovely walk. The only thing is to watch for bicycles flying alone the footpath...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank roseb92
Reviewed 18 January 2019

From the Grunwald monument, the Barbican and through st. Florian's gate , to Rynek Glowny and then Wawel Castle and Cathedral. Although the old town of Krakow is small enough to be seen within 1-2 days (the Wawel Castle grounds are the only ones that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

One of the most rewarding walks you can do in Krakow is follow the Royal Way,this is the ancient road travelled by Royalty and famous dignitaries that takes in most of Krakow's most beautiful buildings including Wawel Castle ,Barbican, St Florians Gate and many many...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Running through the middle of the historic Old Town, the Royal Road was once the route taken by coronation processions and dignitaries visiting Poland. Many of the historic attractions of Krakow are located on or along the Road. Starting at St. Florian's church, the road...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful huge place to stroll along casually or just sit & watch the crowds. Nice architectural buildings. Many souvenir shops, restaurants, cafes. Sit in one of the many alfresco dining outlets to watch the crowds while one relax & dine. Beautiful Horses with colourful carriages...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Travelove58
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

It is really a royal road since on this main toad you can find shops coffees restaurant churches monuments etc it is an essential road.. must walk to be able to see everything ...

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank HA12014
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This road (Grodzka street) connects the Wawel castle to the main market square. It is paved with numerous churches, museums, eateries and shops. Walking along this road will allow you to absorb both the history of Krakow and its modern vibe, too.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I'm sure your experience won't be the same as mine, or maybe it will. I hope so, because while here it felt like I was in a movie. Strolling down cobblestone roads, with horse and carriages passing by, stunning colourful building, and topping if off...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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