Free Jewish Quarter Tour

Tour information

In the middle ages Poland was one the most tolerant country in the Europe. Home to the largest and most significant Jewish community in the world. Krakow’s Kazimierz district is heart of Jewish culture in Poland where two cultures Christian and Jewish coexisted for more than 500 years. During World War II Kazimierz district and people who were living there experienced tragic events which were an inspiration for Schindel’s List movie. Places where ones the greatest people among Jewish nation were born, unique atmosphere of important centre of cultural life in Kraków, great examples of Jewish architecture but also places of great tragedy. All that you will see and experience during our free walking tour in Krakow’s Jewish quarter.

This tour includes:

Kazimierz Synagogues — Holocaust Memorial — Jewish Cemetery — Schindler’s List filming spots — Kazimierz Graffiti — Bridge of Love — Heroes of Ghetto Square

Traveler Reviews

  • “Krakow in May”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June2, 2016

    An excellent introduction to the history of Poland and particularly Krakow and it's attractions during a two and one half hour walk. This was better than the expert guide we had the following day as…

  • “Brilliant!”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June2, 2016

    We took the Old Town Tour with Bartek.Although it was 4 hours or so, it didn't seem like it — Bartek kept us interested and entertained at every turn.Certainly a great way to get a feel for the…

  • “Old Town WalkingTour”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on June1, 2016

    In May 2016 we did the Old Town walking tour with Eugene.He was so interesting and informative and had a lovely sense of humour. There were two children on the tour and he kept them entertained…

On arrival

Our tours start in front of Saint Mary’s Church (Bazylika Mariacka/ Kościół Mariacki). Look for your guide in green Good Cracow Tour T-shirt and green umbrella.

Things to note

As weather in Kraków might be tricky please take with for a tour: umbrella or rain coat, water, sun blocker

Working days

Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
From 10:30 to 13:30
Plac Mariacki 9, Kraków, Poland
Краков Малопольское воеводство PL
Get directions