15 days in Poland Itinerary

15 days in Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krakow
— 3 nights
2
Zakopane
— 2 nights
3
Oswiecim
— 1 night
4
Wroclaw
— 2 nights
5
Gdansk
— 3 nights
6
Warsaw
— 3 nights

3
nights
Krakow

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Krakow is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Wieliczka Salt Mine, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, browse the exhibits of Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Krakow online day trip planner.

Chennai, India to Krakow is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Chennai to Krakow. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Chennai in August: highs in Krakow hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zakopane.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

2
nights
Zakopane

Zakopane ©
Home to Poland's indigenous Goral people, Zakopane sits at the foothill of the Tatra Mountains, an area serving as one of the country's most fashionable year-round vacation getaways.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Gubalowka, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Morskie Oko, and then admire the masterpieces at The Wladyslaw Hasior Gallery. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Giewont Mountain, then trek along Orla Perc Trail, and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zakopane trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Krakow to Zakopane takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 11°C in Zakopane. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Zakopane

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Tatra National Park
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Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane ©
Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane
Gubalowka ©
Gubalowka
Giewont Mountain ©
Giewont Mountain

1
night
Oswiecim

Oswiecim ©
Known to most by its German name Auschwitz, the modestly sized city of Oswiecim sits at the foot of the Jura Mountains, just 50 km (30 mi) west of Krakow.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): stroll around Planty Park and then contemplate the long history of Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau.

Discover how to plan a Oswiecim trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Zakopane to Oswiecim in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In August in Oswiecim, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Planty Park ©
Planty Park

2
nights
Wroclaw

Wroclaw ©
Known for its relaxed and liberal atmosphere, the energetic city of Wroclaw lures visitors with its rich cultural heritage and pedestrian-friendly old town.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Rynek of Wroclaw. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then get in on the family fun at GOjump Wroclaw Park Trampolin, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wroclaw Zoo & Afrykarium.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Wroclaw road trip app.

Getting from Oswiecim to Wroclaw by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Tours · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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GOjump Wroclaw Park Trampolin ©
GOjump Wroclaw Park Trampolin
Rynek of Wroclaw
Rynek of Wroclaw
Walking tours

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nights
Gdansk

Gdansk ©
Although its history goes back a thousand years, Gdansk represents one of Poland's most modern urban centers, its thriving economy boosted by a lively tourism sector.
Gdansk is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Old Town, don't miss a visit to Dluga Street (ul. Dluga), contemplate the long history of Gdańsk Town Hall, and get a taste of the local shopping with Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka).

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Gdansk online itinerary planner.

Fly from Wroclaw to Gdansk in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Wroclaw in August, you will find days in Gdansk are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Gdansk

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Old Town ©
Old Town
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci ©
Europejskie Centrum SolidarnoSci

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Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
On the 13th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, don't miss a visit to Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy), then brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Palace of Culture and Science. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny), step into the grandiose world of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Warsaw driving holiday planning tool.

Fly from Gdansk to Warsaw in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Gdansk in August, expect nights in Warsaw to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie ©
Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie
Old Town ©
Old Town
Walking tours

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