Guided tour

Krakow: Skip-the-Line Tour of the Wawel Royal Castle

Activity provider: TOURS IN CRACOW

Krakow: Skip-the-Line Tour of the Wawel Royal Castle

Activity provider: TOURS IN CRACOW

From US$ 42.71 per person

Skip the lines for a guided tour of the Wawel Royal Castle and visit the impressive Cathedral. Wander through Renaissance chambers and corridors and hear the stories of those who lived there.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Step into the past at the residence of Polish kings and queens
  • Discover the underground crypts of Wawel Cathedral
  • Skip the long lines and enjoy anecdotes from your local guide
  • Learn about the lives of those who shaped Polish history
  • Admire the Baroque interior and priceless Renaissance art
Full description

Step inside the former residence of Polish royalty, Wawel Castle. With your guide, skip the lines and tour the royal residence which boasts a huge collection of paintings, sculptures, fabrics, and priceless furniture.

Explore chambers within, which house the famous tapestries of Sigismund Augustus and various Italian Renaissance paintings. Travel back in time as you admire the permanent exhibitions that showcase Renaissance and Baroque decor.

Learn about the historical figures who called this castle home and shaped Polish history from your guide. Continue on to the Wawel Cathedral and descend into the crypts.

  • Guide
  • Skip-the-line ticket to a permanent exhibition
  • Ticket to the Wawel Cathedral
  • Food and drink

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Meeting point

Start your tour at the Piotr Skarga Monument in St. Mary Magdalene Square. Your guide will be holding an "" sign.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Product ID: 411633