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Wawel Castle, Cathedral, St. Mary’s Basilica & Rynek Underground Museum Guided Tour

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Discover different sides of Poland’s history on a guided tour of Wawel Castle, Cathedral, St. Mary's Basilica, and Rynek Underground Museum.

Highlights

  • Explore Krakow's rich history with a guided tour of Wawel Castle, Cathedral, St. Mary's Basilica, and Rynek Underground Museum.

  • Gain exclusive access to a permanent exhibition at Wawel Castle, like the State Rooms or the Royal Private Apartments.

  • Step inside St. Mary's Basilica famed for its mismatched towers, then go to the Rynek Underground Museum for another side of Krakow's history.

  • Your guide, available in English, Polish, German, or French, will unveil layers of Krakow's royal past within Wawel Castle and beyond.

  • Fun Fact: Legend says a bugle call from St. Mary's Basilica stops mid-note, honoring a guard who died warning of an attack.

Inclusions

  • 5.5-hour guided tour of Wawel Castle, Cathedral, St. Mary’s Basilica, and Rynek Underground Museum

  • English, French, Polish, or German-speaking guide

  • Entry to one permanent exhibition in Wawel Castle

  • Entry to Wawel Cathedral

  • Entry to St. Mary’s Basilica

  • Entry to Rynek Underground Museum

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

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Step into Polish royal history

Embark on a Krakow adventure beginning at Wawel Royal Castle, a symbol of Polish royalty. Explore the castle with an expert guide, with the chance to see one permanent exhibit. Walk through the opulent State Rooms showcasing royal treasures or the Royal Private Apartments offering a glimpse into the lives of the Polish elite. Or explore the Crown Treasury and Armory, housing jewels and the legendary Szczerbiec coronation sword. Visit the Wawel Cathedral, known for its soaring spires, intricate chapels, and as the final resting place of Polish kings and national heroes.

See Krakow’s gems

Continuing your exploration, head to the Main Market Square and marvel at the architectural wonder of St. Mary's Basilica. Admire its mismatched towers, a symbol of the city's past, and be captivated by the intricate details of its exterior. Descend into the Rynek Underground Museum, a hidden gem beneath the bustling square. Explore remnants of medieval market stalls, and unearthed archaeological finds, and learn fascinating details about Krakow's everyday life through the ages. This tour is a fantastic way to experience the best of Krakow, from its majestic royal past to its hidden depths beneath the city streets.

What to bring

  • Bring along your walking shoes for comfortable exploration.

  • Bring local currency or your preferred payment method for meals, souvenirs, and extra delights not covered by the ticket.

What’s not allowed

  • Strict dress code: Visitors must wear clothing that covers their knees, shoulders, and back. Sleeveless tops and shorts are not allowed.

Additional information

  • The weather here tends to bring unexpected twists. Dress in layers for adaptable comfort.

  • During major religious holidays, national celebrations, or special anniversaries, access to the cathedral, royal tombs, or the bell tower may be limited. On such occasions, your Cathedral entry will be replaced with another exhibit at the Wawel Castle.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Students must show valid Student ID.

Meeting point

  • Meet your guide at Pomnik Piotra Skargi.

  • Address: plac Świętej Marii Magdaleny, 31-044 Kraków, Poland.

  • Guide Identifier: Look for the guide with "excursions.city" sign.

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