5 star rating: Highly Recommended 123 Reviews

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  • Location:Krakow, Poland
  • Duration:4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Sightseeing Bike Tour of Krakow

Our tour meets in the largest medieval square in Europe, the main market square of Krakow. After an introduction on Krakow's origins we lead our guests to our shop to equip each person with their own Beachcruiser bike. Our tour takes you through a time warp of history and architecture, where you will find remnants of a history over 2000 years old.


  • Sightseeing tour of Krakow by bicycle
  • Bike your way around the city's famous attractions
  • See Pope John Paul II's window
  • Pass by the former home of Oscar Schindler and visit his factory
  • Flat roads are ideal for cycling on your beach cruiser!

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What You Can Expect

Sightseeing Bike Tour of Krakow

Enjoy a Sightseeing Bike Tour of Krakow on a comfortable beachcruiser

We bike pass a 900 year old market before riding along the Planty gardens to the Jaggiloninan University, where we walk inside the medieval courtyard and listen and watch as figures representing Queens of Poland's history chime the hour. We continue our journey to the Bishop's Palace for a glance at the famous window of Pope John Paul II, before glimpsing the old residence of Oscar Schindler. And what tour would be complete without a stop at the Wawel castle as well as the Dragon dwelling. Take pictures as the dragon breaths fire just for you!

Now its time for a relaxing ride along Krakow's Vistula river before entering the Krakow Ghetto and seeing remnants of the Ghetto wall. See remnants of Krakow's historical Jewish quarter known as Kazimierz. By this time your appetite has grown enough to enjoy a Polish meal in a traditional Polish restaurant. The restaurant is an old Jewish carpenter's shop, tailor shop, general store and a pantry. You will have the opportunity to sit amongst the authentic equipment and goods dating back to the 19th century, such as sewing machines, dresses, carpentry tools, and other objects once sold. There are also fragments of the walls that once divided the shops.

We begin our journey back from the restaurant through the bar saturated areas of Kazimierz, before we follow the royal route from behind the castle all the way to the resting area of Poland's only Leonardo De Vinci, Lady with Ermine. We stress that you do not have to be fit to do this tour. Krakow is completely flat and ideal for bike riding.


Lunch Sample menu
Gołabki: stuffed cabbage rolls, with rice and minced port with mushroom or tomatoe sauce poured on top.
Perogies: stuffed dumplings with either cheese and potatoe, cabbage and mushroom, (the vegetarian option) and/or minced pork filling
Bigos: Traditional cabbage stew with sausage, mushroom, cabbage, and a hint of plum
All dishes are traditional polish dishes.
The more guests we have on tour the larger variety of foods you will get to try.
For one person is on the tour you will get to try the Gołąbki
two people - Gołabki and Perogies
three and more will get to try all three dishes.
All tables are provided with a carafe of water and an appetizer of Jewish Maca bread with a choice of three different toppings: chili, garlic sauce, and garlic oil. Any additional beverages or food will be at your own expense.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

The guide met us at the Market Square right on time and gave us a quick introduction to the city before walking us to the bikes.
The bikes which were adjustable for height and sit up and beg style.
The ride took in the city centre, the Jewish quarter, the site of the ghetto, Schindler's factory and many other sites.
There was lunch in a Jewish/Polish restaurant and towards the end of the tour streets which had featured in the filming of Schindler's List.
The guide spoke excellent English and was very knowledgeable and he timed tour so that we saw clocks chiming on the hour and trumpeters playing from the church tower.
This was an excellent tour which I would absolutely recommend.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This is a great little tour of Krakow, not rushed, the guide knew the subject very well. We had a small group which allowed the guide 'personalise' the tour and spent lots of time answering all our enquiries. Well done!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

A lengthy trip, about 4 hours including about 40 mins for a late lunch around 2.45, but really worth the effort. A great way to see the town with a very knowledgeable guide. Krakow is cycle friendly and the trip covers about 12km on essentially flat ground.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Sylvia the guide was awesome. She was pleasant, enthusiastic and was well versed on the history. Great tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Great trip - Sylvia the tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Easy for all levels of fitness and very interesting. Very good way to see a beautiful city.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

excellent - very knowledgable friendly accommodating guide

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

It was good. The guide was very knowledgeable.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Great way to see the city, great gide!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Our tour was great! Our tour guide, Tom, was extremely knowledgeable about the city. The tour was extremely informative. Also, the restaurant in the Jewish Quarters was very good. I would highly recommend this tour!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Had an amazing time! New tour guide was awesome.

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