Hello, we are your guides from Polonia Walking Tours, the guides with the WHITE umbrellas.
Polonia Walking Tours is a company of enthusiasts, created to offer the best tours i the city. Thousands of travellers have enjoyed our tours in Kraków and Warszawa. We invite you to enjoy the beauty of Kraków with us.
We offer free and paid tours around the city. Another tours on demand are also avaliable so you can personalize it to make your experience in Cracow better. Ask our guides!
We will take you to the most important places of Kraków Old Town. We will discover how the city has changed in more than 1000 years of its history. Main Market Square and St.Mary’s Church, Cloth Hall and the Slowacki Theater, Wawel Hill with the Castle and the Cathedral.
On other tours with us you will journey through two very different cultures that coexisted for centuries in Kazimierz: Jewish and Christian
Another tours on demand are also avaliable so you can personalize it to make your experience in Cracow better. Ask our guides!
Free tours, initial contact with the city
Free tour is a formula for getting to know the tourist destinations at the price determined by travelers.
The tours have an important social componen. It is common to see a good harmony between the people who form the group.
Something relatively fresh
Some might think that Free Tours have existed for a lifetime. Quite the opposite, it was a few years ago when they began to spread through countless capitals and towns with great tourist development or on the
There are many companies specialized in these visits on foot. In our opinion, it’s the most democratic model in our century. We want to highlight, everyone has an opportunity to receive information about the place without having to pay a previously set price. It will be at the end of the tour when the intrepid traveler judges the guide’s work and gives him or her a freely determined amount of money.
There is no ticket, there is no prior reservation requirement,available all 365 days a year or almost all (in some marked holidays, such as Christmas Day, the tours might not take place).
We might wonder how it’s possible for this model to function; and it is very simple: the generous tips given by enthusiastic visitors cover various advertising expenses and salaries of the employees.
Everyone decides how to evaluate the lived experience.
On the guide´s side, his motivation, people and communication skills, clarity in the speech, sympathy, etc. will be the keys to being fairly appreciated.
The duration can vary but on average it could be said that the estimated time is from 2 hours to 2 hours and a half.
Where to find us
Rynek Main square – next to Adam Mickiewicz’s statue . Look for the white umbrellas!
Krakowskie Przedmieście 68, Warszawa. ONLY IN SPANISH & ITALIAN
Hello everyone! My name is Larysa. I study media and PR in the oldest
university in Poland, Jagiellonian University.
I love meeting new people and making new friends from all around the world. I am passionate about photography.
I live with a logo that life is too short for staying in one place the whole life.
Life is about traveling and exploring.
Living in a city where every street hides interesting, unexpected stories
and studying in a university which is closely connected with Polish Royal families made me passionate
about history. On our tours I will try to share my passion with you together with funny stories and anecdotes connected with Kraków.