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Address: Center of Old Town, Krakow, Poland
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Huge 10-acre square, the largest in any of Europe's medieval cities,...

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.

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The square is beautiful and the Christmas market was on so it really got you in the Christmas spirit. Everywhere is so clean and tidy and the market was brilliant lots of food and... read more

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The square is beautiful and the Christmas market was on so it really got you in the Christmas spirit. Everywhere is so clean and tidy and the market was brilliant lots of food and drink and things to buy. There are horse and carriage rides to go on which cost about 150 zloty (£30)for a 25 minute journey for 4... More 

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visited on Poland Independence Day 11/11/16. outdoor concert. square filled with people singing national songs. fabulous!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The main market square always has something interesting to offer. We came here during the Christmas market time which was an added bonus. It is free to visit and simply unmissable when in Krakow.

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Thank TravelReviewer1983
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went November/December, great atmosphere at Christmas markets. Horse and carriages can be accessed here for trips around old town.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited for the Christmas markets, although the main square is really beautiful I've got to be honest & admit the markets were quite disappointing. The weren't many stalls & a serious lack of alcoholic stalls...to the point where there were big queues for gluwein! The square is full of pigeons which i understand is the norm for a main... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

lovely and clean - no litter and people very friendly. We were there when the Christmas markets were on and it was really nice.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went for the Christmas market and while we have been to bigger better markets it was still great. The array of food is brilliant and sooo cheap. We bought some really nice pottery. There is the usual tourist magnets, cups and other tat but there is also some good quality and nicely priced other goods. However, the food is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited in December for the Xmas market and it was great. Lots of stalls to browse and lots of stalls serving traditional food . Lovely atmosphere and a stage where at 4 pm you would get entertainment. There is also a permanent set of shops with market stall running through the middle known as the cloth hall . There's... More 

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Blyth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

excellent market, great value stalls with lots of local food to try and gifts to take home for Christmas. it even snowed! horse and carriage rides can also be picked up from here

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

very good main market especially this time of the year with all the christmas markets there ..great time of the year...from the food market stalls to the church experience to the local shops and people thoroughly enjoyed it ..lovely place .

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