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THE FIRE TOWER.

There are two towers in Wawel Castle and Cathedral and both are stunning and very eye catching... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Neil K
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
Not recommented, view only by the windows.

We went there with our kids. You have to pay a small fee. It is not so difficult to climb, but the... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
farmakeros f
,
Larisa, Greece
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Wawel, Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed September 12, 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

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Reviewed August 15, 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
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Reviewed August 15, 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
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Reviewed July 12, 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
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Reviewed June 15, 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
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Reviewed May 1, 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
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Reviewed November 23, 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
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Reviewed November 13, 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
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

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

Thank yegorb306
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