Cracow, one of many squares
The beautiful city of Cracow, Poland, for holidays and short breaks

Cracow is a popular all year round destination for visitors from all around the world. Many come for short breaks to indulge in the very reasonably priced food and drink, others to explore this find historic city and encounter the natives to whom this city is known as Kraków.

There are many fascinating places to visit in Cracow itself although one of it's treasures lies about 20 minutes south east of the city and is worth making the effort to get to: the Wieliczka Salt Mines.


A pictorial tour of Kazimierz Jewish Quarter and central Krakow - click on thumbnails to enlarge. Please be patient, some of the images take a while to load.




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A combination holiday, a week or few days in Cracow combined with a week in the country touring Malopolska. Stay in our holiday home just 1 hour south of Cracow which is centrally based for visiting Zakopane, Szczawnica, the Dunajec, Auschwitz and many other tourist attractions. The self-catering house sleeps up to 10 in 5 bedrooms. There are lovely views of the Gorce hills and the Babiogorski National Park.


holiday lets polandKrakow - 60 km, Zakopane - 40 km