Cultural Krakow city break
- City trip
- 3, 4 or 5 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Enjoy a classic city break in Kraków's beautiful Old Town, including breakfast and all travel
Boasting striking medieval architecture, attractive cobblestone squares and picturesque river-side trails, Kraków is a destination for a diverse city break. According to legend, this southern Polish city was established following the downfall of the Wawel Dragon, a folklore tale which is reflected in every street of this compact and idyllic city; a place of fairytale castles and clandestine underground passages.
Hotel Santi is situated in the very heart of Kraków’s Old Town, benefiting from a quiet yet convenient location. As a TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice winner and an International Hospitality Award nominee, this hotel’s excellent reputation precedes it. Listed as one of the 25 most romantic hotels in Kraków, guestrooms are spacious and classically-styled, with chic fixtures and modern amenities, while elsewhere you'll find a historic dining room and atmospheric lounge bar.
The city’s iconic 13th-century Main Square is a four-minute walk away, where St Mary's Basilica, Cloth Hall and the Town Hall Tower can be explored. The Historical Museum of Kraków, located inside a stunning 17th-century palace, is a six-minute walk away, while the secret passageways of Rynek Underground, covering 6000 square metres, are a five-minute walk away. Hire a bicycle or Segway from Cruising Kraków, an eight-minute walk away, to explore Planty Park or the scenic paths of the Vistula River.
- Three, four or five nights in a Standard Double or Twin room
- Breakfast included
- Return flight from Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London Gatwick, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted to Krakow
- Return airport transfers included
Krakow might be Poland's second city with regards to population, but in terms of history, culture and nightlife, it's up there as one of the best city trip destinations in Europe! Whether you're wandering the biggest city square on the continent, sampling some delicious Polish pierogi (dumplings) or popping your head around the corner of one of the many, many bars for which the historic Old Town is famous, your trip to Krakow will be every bit as entertaining as it is unforgettable!
- Kraków, Poland
Located in the heart of Kraków’s Old Town, Santi Hotel is conveniently positioned for exploring the city on foot. Set inside a striking 18th-century property, once the inn for the city’s traders, this hotel’s interior boasts stunning period detailing, including arched ceilings and original frescoes, complemented by smart and contemporary furnishings.
Enjoy a varied daily breakfast buffet of hot and cold items, including regional specialities and typical continental delights, all served in the historic dining room. For lunch and dinner, take a short walk to the city’s Main Square, where local and world cuisines can be found. Opt for European dishes at Restauracja Miód Malina, local fare at Bar Mleczny Pod Temidą or regional ales at House of Beer, all less than six minutes’ walk away. Guests can then end their nights in the hotel’s cosy lounge bar, with original arched ceilings and elegant armchairs.
Standard Twin or Double room
With spacious, bright and classically-styled interiors, the guestrooms are romantic and attractive. Neutral walls are complemented by splashes of deep red, chic furnishings and plenty of natural light. Each room comes equipped with essential modern amenities, including a minibar, tea tray and a flatscreen TV. Some of the rooms also boast idyllic views over the historic city streets below.
Krakow Old Town
Strolling through the alleys of Krakow's Old Town will have you feeling like you've travelled back in time. At every turn, you'll find superb buildings with their splendid architectural details. Don't miss the Royal Way, the trendy Jewish quarter of Kazimierz, or magnificent Wawel Cathedral.
Wieliczka Salt Mine
This is one of the largest salt mines in the world, with an impressive labyrinth of tunnels and chambers. A particular highlight of this UNESCO World Heritage Site is the large underground Chapel of St Kinga, complete with impressive altarpieces and figures all made from salt.
Wawel Royal Castle
This treasure is the former residence of the Polish kings of Kraków, located on a steep limestone hill above the Vistula. The UNESCO World Heritage castle is not only home to 71 beautiful exhibition halls, but also boasts a spacious courtyard, the Royal Gardens and the largest bell in Poland.
St Mary's Basilica
This magnificent church with its charming uneven towers impressive at first sight. There's a huge altar by Veit Stoss, considered the most outstanding and best preserved example of late Gothic sculpture in this part of Europe, plus stunning wall paintings by J. Mate.
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Min 2 people and max 2 people per room
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