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From Krakow: Guided Tour of Zalipie

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From Krakow: Guided Tour of Zalipie

From US$ 41.67 per person

Escape busy city life and discover the most beautiful village in Poland, Zalipie. Admire the colorful decoration of the houses on a relaxed tour with an English-speaking tour leader. Enjoy included museum tickets, and hotel pickup and drop-off in Krakow.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Polish
Pickup included
Your hotel in Krakow.
Private or small groups available


  • Discover the most beautiful village in Poland
  • Learn about Zalipie's history and traditions with a professional English-speaking guide
  • Marvel at the colors of the most Instagrammable place in the country
  • Have the chance to buy unique handmade souvenirs
  • Benefit from convenient hotel pickup and drop-off in Krakow
Full description

Visit one of Poland's top tourist attractions on a guided tour of the small ancient village of Zalipie from Krakow. Explore the colorful village renowned for the decoration of its houses, with cheerful paintings on the walls and stoves, and crepe-paper flowers, paper-cut designs, and hay spiders.  After pickup at your hotel in Krakow Old Town in the morning, make your way to Zalipie in southeastern Poland with your driver, who is also a tour leader. Once there, take a guided tour to find out more about the history and tradition of the village.  During the tour, see a number of decorated houses and visit the Homestead of Felicja Curylowa museum (only outside), the former home of the most famous practitioner of the folk art the village is known for. Discover a small shop with unique handmade souvenirs before heading back to Krakow for drop-off at your hotel.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Krakow
  • Transportation
  • The assistance of an English-speaking tour leader
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses, such as souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • A minimum number of 2 participants is required for the shared tour to take place
  • The shared tour runs in both English and Polish simultaneously
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its simultaneous renovation, the Homestead of Felicja Curyłowa is visited from outside, the interiors of the houses are not open to visitors until further notice
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 12 reviews

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I really enjoy Zalipie! The little houses decorated are so nice and different from everything I saw so far, we also took a boat to cross the river and it was so cool! Our driver was really nice and gave me all the information about the different places! Definetely to go!

August 3, 2021

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Product ID: 368031