Why Krakow is the perfect city for a birthday party?
With its long and complex history, manifold foreign influences, mesmerizing architecture and unique bohemian atmosphere, Krakow constitutes a serious candidate for a romantic weekend trip, city break holiday or a birthday party venue. Read our article and explore the attractions it provides!
Manifold monuments and relics of the past
Wawel Castle, St. Mary Basilica, the Cloth Hall, Oskar Schindler’s Factory, Planty Garden Ring, Nowa Huta and many others. Actually, it is hard to mention all the historical sites worth visiting. You shall definitely pay a visit to the Wawel Complex and explore all the Royal Chambers and the Dragon Den. Give a look to the Wawel Cathedral as well and admire the giant bell Zygmunt of 1520, ranking among the largest in the world. St. Mary Basilica, deriving from 13th century houses the world’s greatest Gothic sculptures among its many excellent works of art. Take a walk through the Cloth Hall, playing an important mercantile role for about 700 years. Its current edifice dates from 1555. Enjoy the fresh air, rustle of the trees and birds chirping at Planty Garden complex, comprising 30 varied gardens, surrounding the Old Town historical district. Last, but not least, take a nostalgic tour to Nowa Huta and explore a socialist realistic district built from scratch.
Cool options for leisure with friends
Apart from the entire historic heritage, Krakow abounds in trendy places, where you can chill out with your loved ones. Pub crawl across the city, taking up various alcohol challenges in different bars. Become the king or queen of the dance floor in one of dozens of clubs. Organize a party on the boat, aboard the tram or in a glamorous limo. If you don’t feel like doing any of these, you can always hang out in one of the beach bars. Before you start drinking, you can visit one of the recreational attractions and already get yourself in the right mood. This can be a water park, a climbing wall, a karting circuit or…an axe throwing club! Yes, you haven’t misheard anything! Bad Axe club in Krakow hosts birthday parties, stag dos, team integrations and other organized sevents. All to help you chill out and throw away all the negative energy!
A guest in the house is like a God in the house! Known for being kind-hearted and friendly people, Poles will greet you with openness and generosity. Coming to Krakow you can count on some enchanting old-fashioned courtesy and welcomeness. You may also prepare for some heavier drinking once they find out that you’re jubilarian.
All the above mentioned propositions are available in really reasonable prices. You can have a really fine time in Krakow, as the quality-price ratio for food and drinks is nice and the portions are decent. The same is with entrance fees to clubs or organized parties. Even a fancy tram or boat party shall not ruin your budget.
We hope that this article will be an inspiration for you, showing some best birthday ideas and proving why Krakow shall be seriously considered as a place for celebrating your anniversary.