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Great views but hard work getting up.

This unusual tower is part of the Wawel Castle complex and it costs a small fee to climb it. It is... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Reading, United Kingdom
Baszta Sandomierska

One of the main Wawel towers. You can see it when entering the Castle complex from the south... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Minsk, Belarus
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

There are two towers in Wawel Castle and Cathedral and both are stunning and very eye catching towers indeed. Sandomierska Tower was an artillery tower also known as fire towers ,this tower was constructed in 1460 under the reign of Casimir IV Jagiellon and was...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We went there with our kids. You have to pay a small fee. It is not so difficult to climb, but the view from the top is only by the windows. We do not recommend it...

1  Thank farmakeros f
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I just love towers. Climbing stairs is so different from visiting decorated rooms with golden paintings and capes with flowers. I just love them. I am smiling like crazy while climbing. If it wasn't for my private Kraków guide I would have missed it. Not...More

1  Thank Adrianna Karoli... M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The windows are small but it gives a few nice views of Krakow. Walking up the stares is not difficult at all.

1  Thank Loremipsum99
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This unusual tower is part of the Wawel Castle complex and it costs a small fee to climb it. It is quite an experience climbing it but it is worth it in the end as there are some great views from the top. The tower...More

2  Thank Quietman70
Reviewed 1 May 2017

One of the first parts of the castle I saw. Really beautiful structure. At certain times of the year you can pay to climb up it as the views are stunning!

1  Thank cg2792
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This beautiful tower is located in the complex of the Wawel Castle. It's one of the great spots you can see there. It's ancient, yet well conserved and usually busy, especially during high season. I went in the middle of the year (vacation period), so...More

1  Thank g_marianaa
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

If your visiting the wonderful Wawel Cathedral and Castle then you cannot fail to see one of the most striking tower's in Krakow. Sandomierska Tower is one of two artillery tower's that was built in 1460 to strengthen the Southern defences and look's amazing. Known...More

2  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 18 October 2016

One of the main Wawel towers. You can see it when entering the Castle complex from the south. Looking great.

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