About Krakow


Let's have a look around into background of Krakow
  • Country: Poland
  • Latitude: 50.06138
  • Longitude: 19.93833
  • Time zone: Central European Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hours

Weather in Krakow

  • Climate: Oceanic Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April, May, September and October

Location

Krakow is the second largest city of Poland. The total population of the city is 762,448 (2016 Census)

Distance from Krakow center to Airport

John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice is the main airport for the city which serves both domestic and international passengers.

Driving Distance: 9 miles / 14 km

Driving Time: 23 Minutes

Languages: Polish followed by English

Modes of transport

  • Airport: John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice
  • Rail: Krakow Glowny Railway Station
  • Road: Bus: MPK SA, Private Taxis

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 5 to15 percent
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 5 zl
    • Housekeeper: 5 zl
    • Concierge: 7-10 zl
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: 5 zl

Nearby Tourist Cities




Warsaw

Location

Known as the Paris of the East, Warsaw is the largest city and capital of Poland.

Weather
  • Climate: Desert climate (hot, dry summers and cool winters)
  • Best Time to Visit: January to April
Tourist Attractions
  • Royal Castle Warsaw
  • Lazienki Park
  • Palace of Culture and Science

Emergency Contact Numbers in Krakow city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 998/997/999
  • Railroad: +48 52 3325 781(Polish Rail Inquiry)
  • Airport: +48 12 295 5800 (John Paul II International Airport Kraków–Balice)
  • Hospital: 424 48 12 7000 (SP Health Care Center University Hospital)

 

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Krakow.

  • International Shanty Festival
  • Tolerance Festival
  • Juwenalia

Tourist Attractions

  • Main Square
  • Wawel Castle
  • St. Mary's Basilica

Theatre & Concerts

  • The Krakow Opera
  • Krakow Theatre Variety
  • New Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Krakow

  • Nago Sushi and Sake
  • Taste of India
  • Old Town Restaurant Wine and Bar

Top Shopping Centers in Krakow

  • Galeria Krakowska Shopping Mall
  • Bonarka City Center
  • Passage Market 13

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • National Museum
  • Krakow Cloth Hall
  • Botanic Garden of the Jagiellonian University

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Wild Boar Ravioli - Bianca
  • Tortillas - Vegab
  • Duck – FAB Fusion

Sports Club

  • Cracovia - Football
  • Wisla Krakow - Football
  • Juvenia Krakow - Rugby

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 4.19 zl
  • Taxi: 6 zl (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 2284.38 zl
  • Cheap meal: 20 zl
  • Gasoline: 4.54 zl / litre
  • 3 course meal: 100 zl

Information about Natchez

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Brookhaven,
  • Vicksburg,
  • Pineville

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Alexandria International Airport
  • Rail: Natchez Railway.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines and Natchez Transit System

Airport

The nearest major airport is Alexandria International Airport (AEX / KAEX).

  • Driving Distance: 82 miles / 132 km
  • Driving Time: 109 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender: 10 - 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 
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