Planty Park

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  • Address: Planty, 30-001 Kraków, Poland, Krakow
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Family And Kids
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Overview of Planty Park

Twenty one thousand square meters of parkland stretch in a narrow band between of Krakow Old Town and the rest of the city. Circling Old Town, it’s about 3 kilometres long. The park used to be site of the castle moats, which were filled up. Inside, you’ll find the usual city park fare - many smaller gardens, flowers, fountains, pretty lamp-posts, monuments, and ponds. Pretty trees cast their shade over these, making the park a cool retreat from the city bustle. Couples are a common sight in the evenings, serenaded by street musicians. Some of the sights to watch out for on your walk include:

  • The Wavel Garden
  • A 17th-century Carmelite monastery that was once a prison.
  • The Krakow Barbican
  • St. Florian's Gate
  • The Franciscan Church
  • The University Garden
  • Bunkier Sztuki Art Gallery and Bar
  • The 19th-century Post Office
  • Chopin's Piano Water Fountain, a lovely and unusual looking sculpture on the western arc of the park.

Technically the whole walk should take only an hours, but feel free to lose yourself in the cute cafes and the flowering gardens.

How to Reach Planty Park

  • Walk or cycle to here.
  • By car

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  • Planty Park Address: Planty, 30-001 Kraków, Poland, Krakow
  • Planty Park Timing: 24-hrs
  • Time required to visit Planty Park: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 17.71% of people who visit Krakow include Planty Park in their plan

  • 39.21% of people start their Planty Park visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Planty Park

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

65.82% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Planty Park

People normally club together Ulica Florianska and Galicia Jewish Museum while planning their visit to Planty Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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