16 days in Poland Itinerary

16 days in Poland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Warsaw
— 3 nights
2
Gdansk
— 3 nights
3
Wroclaw
— 1 night
4
Oswiecim
— 1 night
5
Zakopane
— 2 nights
6
Szczawnica
— 1 night
7
Krakow
— 4 nights

3
nights
Warsaw

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Warsaw is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, take in panoramic vistas at Palace of Culture and Science, take in nature's colorful creations at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Warsaw day trip app.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Warsaw is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Warsaw due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Jeddah in August; daily highs in Warsaw reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gdansk.

Things to do in Warsaw

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

3
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: visit Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archikatedra Oliwska, steep yourself in history at Westerplatte, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Gdansk online trip builder.

You can fly from Warsaw to Gdansk in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Warsaw in August, expect nights in Gdansk to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Wroclaw.

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

1
night
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 18th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Rynek of Wroclaw, thenget in on the family fun at GOjump Park Trampolin, and then walk around Park Poludniowy.

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Traveling by flight from Gdansk to Wroclaw takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Gdansk in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Wroclaw: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Theme Parks Parks
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GOjump Park Trampolin ©
GOjump Park Trampolin
Rynek of Wroclaw
Rynek of Wroclaw
Park Poludniowy ©
Park Poludniowy

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.
On the 19th (Wed), stroll around Planty Park and then get engrossed in the history at Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Oswiecim road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Wroclaw to Oswiecim in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Oswiecim, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Zakopane.

Things to do in Oswiecim

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Gubalowka, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Morskie Oko, and then admire the masterpieces at The Wladyslaw Hasior Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Giewont Mountain, admire the verdant scenery at Dolina Koscieliska, and then see the interesting displays at Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Zakopane road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Oswiecim to Zakopane takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Zakopane are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Szczawnica.

Things to do in Zakopane

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Tatra National Park
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Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane ©
Muzeum Oscypka Zakopane
Gubalowka ©
Gubalowka
Dolina Koscieliska ©
Dolina Koscieliska

1
night
Szczawnica

Szczawnica ©
Szczawnica is a resort town in Nowy Targ County in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, in southern Poland. On the 22nd (Sat), admire the striking features of Orthodox Church - Jaworki, thenexplore the activities along Dunajec, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pieniński Park Narodowy.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Szczawnica day trip planning site.

Getting from Zakopane to Szczawnica by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Szczawnica can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Krakow.

Things to do in Szczawnica

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dunajec
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Pieniński Park Narodowy ©
Pieniński Park Narodowy
Dunajec ©
Dunajec

4
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, see the interesting displays at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera, don't miss a visit to St. Mary's Basilica, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Sukiennice (Cloth Hall).

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Krakow trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Szczawnica to Krakow in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Krakow are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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
Walking tours

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