Top 10 sights in Kraków

Join a guided tour of Auschwitz concentration camp, discover the suprising Main Square and go for a walk along the charming Planty park during your stay in Kraków. Discover the remaining top attractions: 

Top 10 sights in Kraków

Auschwitz Concentration Camp

Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp was set up by the Germans in 1940 in the outskirts of Oswiecim and became the largest death camp.

Main Market Square

The Main Square, also known as Main Market Square, in Kraków is 40,000 square meters. It is the largest Medieval square in Europe. Find out what to see.

Schindler's Factory

Well known thanks to Spielberg’s film “Schindler’s List”, Oskar Schindler was a German buisnessman who saved over 1,200 Jews by hiring them in his factory.

Wawel Castle

Towering over Wawel Hill, Wawel Royal Castle is one of the most beautiful constructions around the world and the iconic symbol of Poland.

Wawel Cathedral

The 14th century Wawel Cathedral (Kraków Cathedral) is one of the most sacred temples in Poland. It represents an important part of the nation’s history.

Wieliczka Salt Mine

The Wieliczka Salt Mine, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1978, is one of the most visited sights in Poland. Discover it.

Planty Park

Planty Park in Kraków is a charming green space surrounding the Old Town, which is full of monuments and serves as the lung of the city.

Old Synagogue

Situated in Kazimierz district, the Old Synagogue was built in the fifteenth century by the Czech Jews that immigrated to Poland.

Remuh Synagogue

The Remuh Synagogue was designed in a Renaissance style mid 16th century. It is the smallest synagogue in Kazimierz district and the only one in use.


The Kraków Barbican is the most famous part of the medieval walls still standing and one of the few constructions of the style built in Europe.