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“cloth hall”(1,213 reviews)
“market square”(973 reviews)
“watch the world”(624 reviews)
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Huge 10-acre square, the largest in any of Europe's medieval cities, features the 16th-century Renaissance Cloth Hall and the splendid 14th-century Gothic Basilica of the Virgin Mary.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Krakow
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Center of Old Town, Krakow, Poland
Stare Miasto
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All reviews cloth hall market square watch the world christmas market the horse drawn carriages street entertainers mulled wine lots of restaurants indoor market cloth market every hour lovely atmosphere st mary's basilica underground museum old town stalls selling beautiful architecture
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Reviewed yesterday

A stunning square with lots of architectural features and loads of restaurants. The atmosphere of this square was electric. Completely multi cultural. The cloth hall was filled with stalls selling touristy gifts and a huge range of amber jewellery. The choice of restaurants and variety...More

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit!!! Lots of tourist and the place is very lively.. This also have great restaurants and pubs near it.

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful square with historical landmarks such as the church on the side, the cloth hall and other buildings around. It is lively throughout the day as well as in the evenings. There are alot of restaurants.

Thank LeaAtt
Reviewed yesterday

We ate in the square several times people watching and taking in the atmosphere, a must is to sit on one the outside tables.

Thank Gjones1234
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A real highlight of our stay both at night and during the day. Stunning architectural features and plenty of restaurants and cafes.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed yesterday

many original gothic and renaissance houses, churches, shops and restaurants, large crowds, great underground archeology museum

Thank brocc7
Reviewed yesterday

Loys of places to eat, drink and people watch. The pretty horse and carriages line the square. Fun for all and shopping too. Loads of variety, The beating heart of Krakow.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed right on the square, loads of restaurants and shops, a bright and happy place, plenty happening.

Thank Claire O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Full of people, restaurants, carriages and horses, it has everything to make it a place worth going. The food was nice, the ice cream good. Historic and beautiful buildings, the dome it's really nice and there was a wedding photoshoot there; must make very nice...More

Thank alexmihail10
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place was amazing. Largest market square in Europe, it was actually designed, not allowed to happen randomly, thus the beautiful buildings organized into a nearly perfect rectangle. The swuar stays active late thanks to the multitude of side-walk cafes. The hourly bugler from the...More

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831Susan
October 5, 2018|
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Response from SriKurniawan | Reviewed this property |
Hi again Susan, It depends the type of accommodation that you’re planning to stay. Thank god for me, the apt i stayed (check out my review on it) has ample heater in the rooms n living rm as well. We appreciate the heaters... More
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Helen D
September 29, 2018|
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I cannot say but will try and find out for you
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September 10, 2018|
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Response from Scrappywalker | Reviewed this property |
Haven’t been there over that time, but I am sure there would be some festivities
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