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Located in Old Town, this picturesque open plaza was built in 1821 and features the King Zygmunt III column in its center.
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Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not much to say - tourists everywhere but still worth passing - good for a "pit-stop" after wandering around.

Thank Ina B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a huge square with a lage monument set in the middle . Surrounded by plenty of good restaurants serving local Polish cuisine. And restaurants serving international cuisine as well and if you like ice cream , there is no shortage of shops ....More

Thank James V
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We learned from our guide why the castle has different facades and designs. Different kings were responsible for the designs and constructions of these buildings, thus varying designs, etc. Like most buildings in the Old Town of Warsaw, the Castle had been reconstructed from the...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Shocking to imagine this beautiful place being reduced to rubble by the Nazis! So wonderful that it has been so lovingly restored!

Thank SimoneC
Reviewed 3 September 2018

A beautiful old city square with an abundance of cafes, and restaurants all around it. There are. Horse and carriages stationed under the castle, for tourists to take a tour around the city, such a lovely experience. Also from the square walls, there is an...More

Thank julierlynch
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A real nice "postcard" scenario of Warsaw. Definitely a must see. The Castle itself is worth a visit. The narrow streets in the area are very nice (although crowded in Summer).

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The castle square is very pretty in the architectural sense but very dull and boring for tourists. It's mainly all restaurants and small shops and with nothing much else going on there. There is no sense of a typical hustle and bustle of many other...More

Thank insolitegirl
Reviewed 27 August 2018

it is a big square with a lot of beautiful buildings around. in the evenings there are some musicians and entertainments.

Thank tkozlowska
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Not to be missed, full of people, cafes, tourists but it is so large that it doesn’t feel claustrophobic. The houses around te square are colourful and you get some great views of the new part of town.

Thank BryanLuna
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Restaurants, churches and horse carriages share the square with street musicians and the many tourists enjoying the view

Thank Jorge L
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Response from Piotr M | Reviewed this property |
it should cost around 50-60 PLN, but there is a direct bus from the airport 175 , to the Old Town and it costs 4,40 PLN
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