Latest updates on coronavirus situation in Poland and its impact on tourist attractions.
Are you hungry for new culinary experiences? Better prepare for a delicious journey through the best local street food. Let's check our propositions for eating out in Krakow:
It's already 43rd International Folk Art Fair in Krakow this year. This amazing tradition will turn Krakow Main Square into center of Polish folklore yet again!
Amazing artists, remarkable atmosphere and immense energy - don’t miss this epic event this year!
Summertime has come to town and is at its very best! Fortunately, Krakow is prepared for this eventuality. Numerous ice cream spots bring longed-for delicious refreshment during hot days.
It’s the most important cinema event in Krakow - three months of a paradise for film lovers. Since 13 years, crowds of cinema goers can enjoy the best selection of movies in a good price. Each edition has different theme and focuses attention on some particular issue. For example, in 2016 it was Human Existence, in 2017 - Life and in 2018 - Past and Present.
It’s one of the and oldest Jewish festival in the world. Organized annually since 1988, it propagates contemporary Jewish culture created by diaspora in Poland and around the world. Krakow turns into big Jewish celebration for the whole week!
Krakow is a city that simply loves traditions. Old customs of many types are constantly reviewed and celebrated by new generations. Some of them date back to Medieval or even Ancient times!
It's one of the most important summer events in Krakow that dates black to ancient times. Connected with pagan ceremonies during summer solstice, it's a grand celebration of the shortest night of year. On 22 June the whole city was again filled with cheerful people, music and garlands!
On the 14-th June 1940 Germans sent the first group of prisoners transport to concentration camp in Auschwitz. 728 inmates, including mostly Poles, had no idea where they were heading to… This date gas become an official start of Auschwitz camp functioning. At the same time, it was a beginning of Holocaust terror.
Coronavirus' impact on
tours and tourist attractions in Krakow area
According to our government's decision Polish borders are closed from the 15th of March 2020 for at least 10 days. This includes all airports in Poland. If you are about to cancel any services booked with Krakowdirect then please reconsider your decision having in mind a difficult time for tourism industry all over the World and reschedule your trip to Poland for a future date. Thank you very much!