Family Trip – Kraków and surroundings
It might seem that Kraków is reserved for visitors who admire history, architecture, religious art, etc.
Nothing could be further from the truth.
Attractions for children and the youngest are numerous here: the mirror labyrinth, museum of living butterflies or the Wawel Dragon Cave.
A 45 minutes drive takes you from Kraków to another world with various attractions: an enormous amusement park with the largest roller-coaster in Europe, Park of Animatronic Dinosaurs, Giant Insects Park, Ancient Mythology Park, an Indian Village and truly magical rancho where you can spend night like real cowboys.
These and more attractions are for families seeking entertainment and education combined in one holiday.
Transfer from Kraków (Cracow) airport/railway station to your hotel. Overnight in Kraków.
Today we focus on Kraków. Our guide will take you for a walk around the city of Kraków. Depending on your preferences the walk will include the Jewish district Kazimierz and Shindler’s Factory or will be limited to the spectacular Market Square.
The afternoon will be devoted to the Wawel Hill and the Dragon’s Cave (you will have to find it!). You will visit the Wawel Castle, the most beautiful in Poland Renaissance Royal Castle and admire the Wawel Cathedral enormous bell (almost 13 tonnes in weight, requiring 12 bell ringers to swing it).
Overnight in Krakow.
After breakfast you will be taken for another portion of attractions. You will walk to the top of Mary’s Church tower to admire the fantastic panorama of Kraków. Caution: you must be fit to walk the 300 steps! The next stop is the Mirror Labirynth followed by Klockoland (with Lego robots) where the parents will have some time to rest.
In the afternoon we propose a visit to the multimedia Historic Museum of Kraków, situated under the Main Market Square. A unique archeological preserve (4000m2) is a unique place in Europe. You will learn about the turbulent times of medieval Kraków. For youngsters there is a special playroom and a clockwork little theater, The Legend of Old Kraków.
Overnight in Krakow.
After breakfast you will check out of the hotel.
A day long trip to Energylandia (about 45 minutes ride from Kraków) - a huge (26 hectares) amusement park with numerous attractions for the young and their courageous parents. The rides include: huge roller coaster, spins, pendulum rides, slides and many more. At the entrance to each ride you will find detailed safety instructions and limitations (for example – the height of children which allows them to ride without guardians).
Find out more about ENERGYLANDIA family fun.
Overnight in an original Western Camp.
The theme of this day is learning through play.
And the planned attraction is a visit to
the Dinosaurs Park where you will meet a 35m long and 9m giant from the Jurassic Era. You will have a close look at huge insects (still models but almost alive), learn about their ways, origin.
Watch our video from Dinousaurs Park.
With insects out of the way, you will continue to lessons on Greek mythology at the picturesque Mythology Park. A history review for parents and history made easy for the young.
After a day packed with sensations overnight in Western Camp.
After breakfast you will be transferred to airport/railway station in Krakow or Katowice.
If you wish to extend your stay and do the other sightseeing tours in Kraków and surroundings, please let us know in your comments.
Please note, that at Poland for weekend you can always modify your Family trip - Kraków and surroundings.
Let us help you to plan your tailor made program.
Upon inquiry a detailed quote will be provided.