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Review of Main Market Square

Main Market Square
Ranked #1 of 331 things to do in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Beautiful square with a good choice of restaurants and bars. Lovely atmosphere and lots of historic buildings to visit. Have visited at Easter and late May and the square was decorated for the occasions with flowers and craft stalls. There are horse and carriages waiting to take you off sight seeing and street entertainers for you to enjoy!

Thank karenjohns1967
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This place is impossible to miss when you're in Krakow. When visiting the old city every road seems to lead to it. We arrived on Easter Monday and were lucky to experience an open market on the square. We enjoyed a delicious Polish meal right on the main square, an unforgettable experience. So much history and culture packed into such a small space, can't be missed.

1  Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

A good place to relax with a cup of coffee or a beer and watch
The world go by. Listen out for the trumpeter every hour and look up to the church tower where you will see him.

1  Thank Sylvia S
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Around Easter they have a local market in the town center that sells lots of food as well as homemade items. IT was worth the visit. The surrounding area has many churches and historic building that have been around for centuries.

1  Thank ASHLEY H
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We visited over Easter so they had lots of market stalls , a stage and different street entertainers set up . The horse and carriages are lovely for a trip around the old city.Market place is great for bargains . Lots of drinking and eating places and is a fun place to be.

1  Thank 860marie
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