Wawel Castle and Wawel Hill Audioguided Tour

Wawel Hill is one of the most important places for Polish people. It has been the home for kings and queens for many decades. It is a must-see for Polish and foreign tourists. Wawel has been the monarch’s residency from the 11th century, where they have been crowned and as well as buried. The Wawel hill consists of the Royal Castle, magnificent Cathedral, Crown Treasury and Armory, the Dragon’s den and beautiful courtyards.

The tour takes 2 hours and it starts at Tourist Information point Grodzka 52A next to Saints Peter and Paul Church. From there follow your audioguide to Kanonicza Street and to the Wawel Hill via Herbowa Gate. On the way, you will be explained the role of every building on the Hill and its history behind it. The tour includes visiting Main Courtyard, Arcaded Courtyard and it will end next to the Dragon’s den.

Check out our audio-guide sample here:

Zeit: 1-2 hours
Verfügbarkeit: Everyday
Art des Ausflugs: Regular

  • Audio guide
  • Map

St Mary Magdalene Square
Kanonicza Street
House of the Mother of God
Wawel Hill
Virgin Mary on the corner
Wawel bricks
Royal Sigismund Bell
Herbowa Gate
Clock Tower
Monument of Saint John Paul II
Entrance to the Cathedral
Berecci Gate
Arcaded courtyard
Wawel Stone
Piggy bank
Wawel Cathedral
Defensive walls
Independence Column
Panorama of Kraków
Bernardine Gate
Senators’ Tower
Wawel Dragon