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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 2 October 2018

We visited Warsaw, Poland about two weeks ago and saw the pride of the Polish People. This part of Old Town Warsaw was leveled by Hitler in World War Two. After the uprising in 1944, and especially after the war, the Polish people took it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dawoz0306
Reviewed 2 October 2018

wonderful wonderful a pleasant, clean, well-kept place, full of history, great excitement, many tourists, many restaurants and souvenir shops

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Georgescviorel53
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a big space, dominated by the statue. We were put off by itinerant musicians rapping, or playing English love songs, spoiling the old world appeal.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank babcia2015
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is the ideal place to start the tour of old town.At least 4 churches within 5min walking distance. The square is like most of the city on a hight above the Vistuala river. There is a long escallator near the tunnel on the Royal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mick R
Reviewed 28 September 2018

On the plaza appear many street singers and the evening space gives a stunning sense of magical freedom. Just before entering the Old City. On the other hand, when you look toward the road, the combination of the old and the new is exciting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank avnerafek
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is the square at the “start” of the old town and is quite busy. You get good views of the square was well as the statue of the old king on his large column. The original column was blown up and you can still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice square to visit in Warsaw. It’s located at the back end of old town. Near the Castle and old wall. Lots of restaurants. A beautiful church which I don’t know the name of but you need to go inside (has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Great horse and carriage ride with friendly drivers they point out buildings etc on a 20 minute ride.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank benjamin407
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Both from the hotel , The Castle Inn and the church on the other side, which is a must. Lots going on, including an all weekend concert when we were there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Although extremely busy with tourists, you would not want to miss castle square on a visit to Warsaw.

Date of experience: September 2018
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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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