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Wawel Cathedral Entrance Ticket with Audio Guide
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National shrine known for its superb religious art including the giant bell of Zygmunt of 1520, one of the world's largest, and the burial place of many Polish kings and their families, national heroes and numerous bishops.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Wawel Hill, Krakow 31-001, Poland
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+48 12 429 95 15
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a place that can be seen on a Monday when the rest of the place is closed - it is beautifully surrounded by gorgeous gardens

Thank angelamrpa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This impressive, imposing cathedral is a must visit if you're in Krakow. The history within its walls alone makes it of great interest, the architecture is awe inspiring not to mention the fact that you can visit for free whilst your at Wawel. Very highly...More

Thank Alastair K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place but be watchful for the pigeons! Do not sit where there are trees so you don't get hit with pigeon poop. The grounds are beautiful and it is a good place to visit

Thank SMBIker
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the highlight of my visit to Krakow. I rented the English audio headset and was extremely pleased. Climbed the (very narrow) stairs to the Bell Tower and went to the underground to see the sarcophagi of Polish kings and other important dignitaries. Totally...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Loved this beautiful Cathedral. Stunning as are most of the church buildings in Krakow. Very well maintained.

Thank RosyHER3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Expect a morning lineup to enter this cathedral while in the afternoon entry can be immediately. While going up the steps to the front door of the cathedral, notice the large bone of an ancient animal perhaps that of a dragon, a mammoth, or even...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place filled with history. Definitely have a tour guide that will feed you with information... OK, this info is cool for someone that likes history (at least a bit). If you are not into past, ..... stay away....

Thank MarcinDrP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a nice place to visit the views are amazing. It was a really hot day when we visited but there were still places in the shade.

1  Thank Medici_8
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is a juxtaposition of styles and building materials that could be horrible and instead melds fairly well. Still I would not call is beautiful. It is worth a visit for its cultural and historical significance. I would recommend paying for the audio guide.

Thank Victor K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most important sights. It is very overrun by tourists. Go early in the morning to avoid the crowds. Very historic place.

Thank Petra K
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Response from Quietman70 | Reviewed this property |
There are a lot of steps yes depending on which parts you visit. The castle is split into different attractions. The tower and the dragons den both have lots of steps and are quite tight. The cathedral, cathedral museum and... More
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