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Jewish District (Kazimierz)

ul. Szeroka 24, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of the fifteenth century, which served as the main cultural center of the Polish Jewry for centuries.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
ul. Szeroka 24, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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Reviewed 16 June 2015

This area of Krakow is well worth a visit. From the empty synagogue to the graveyard, the whole place is a walking tour of history. If you are visiting Krakow I would recommend you take a couple of hours to visit this district.

Thank David C
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Amazing. Feeling and imagining life as it must have been before WW2. The varius architecture designs of the building is just great to see The atmosphere in alive, full of tourists, old, young, those searching their roots others trying to understand what happened there. The...More

1  Thank linda123462
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Kazimierz is the place to go to get a real feel for the city. The main market square is great in its own right but it is built up for tourists. Kazmierz has dozens of unique bars, coffee shops and restaurants that exhude the Kraków...More

Thank osudd
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Very cool area with lots of hip cafés and bars. Steeped in history too. Spend the day wandering around and stopping into a few cafés for coffees!

Thank IrishWanderlust96
Reviewed 15 June 2015

What an incredibly fascinating area this is. So much to see - old synagogues with loads of history(some so sad), lovely restaurants with typical food. You can take a small electric trolley tour around this area, lasting about an hour. Our guide was very informative....More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Quaint and interesting and can be visited w/o a tour. Easy to navigate. Walkable for everyone. Easy to find. Restaurants galore in the area. Nearby bookshop w/friendly owner sells entrance tickets and one can avoid the lines. Audio tour worth every penny.

Thank tru7447
Reviewed 14 June 2015

It would be interesting to know just how many restaurants there are here, but there are lots and lots !!! Generally, it is a nice place to wander around in [ but of course, all of Krakow is like this ] Young ones think that...More

Thank Badbones
Reviewed 13 June 2015

My wife and I immediately understood the appeal of Kazimierz the moment we arrived. It feels more like something you would find in London like Portobello or Camden as it was a couple of decades ago. There are a plethora of museums, and of course...More

1  Thank SeamusBeoirgra
Reviewed 12 June 2015

The area is so cool! The mixed experience with old history and buildings meet street food and cool cafes/bars is awesome. Dont miss it if you are into the things mentioned above, and enjoy!

Thank AlphaHelix
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Walking around this small part of Krakow you can not help but let your mind run picturing what sort of hell the people of this area must have lived through during WW2. From the old buildings to the little garden with stars of David in...More

Thank Sterling_LFC
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Response from veronicastephens2010 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is very close probably a 10 minute walk if that
10 August 2016|
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Response from sommar2007 | Reviewed this property |
Omkring 20 minuter i skön promenadtakt.
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8 March 2016|
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Response from sommar2007 | Reviewed this property |
Ja, men det är bättre att du tar ut pengar i ATM maskinen och betalar med dit kort i affärer och på resturanger. Polen är ett mycket modernt land
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