Leaving the wonderful country of Hungary in the Budapest to Krakow bus, you are now looking forward to experiencing the history and fascination of Krakow, which is regarded as the culture capital of Poland. Making your booking on the bus from Budapest to Krakow was efficient and easy and you can now get ready for a comfortable and relaxing scenic journey of 391 kilometer (242 miles).
Your travel in the Budapest to Krakow bus will take you in comfort to the city of Krakow that is situated in what is known as “Lesser Poland Lowland”. This is in the southern region of the country and extends across both banks of the Wisla, or Vistula River. Krakow is the second largest city in Poland and has a population of about 760,000 people. There is evidence showing settlements in Krakow since 20,000 BC
Eighteen districts makes up this city; with the historic “Old City” located in District I Stare Miasto (Old Town). Although it is given this title, don’t confuse this part of the city with the historic old town of Krakow itself. The history of this and the surrounding region is extraordinary and as you travel in the relaxed atmosphere of the bus from Budapest to Krakow it is interesting to view the changing scenery as it unfolds before you.
The history of Krakow has seen turbulent times and as you approach it, in the Budapest to Krakow bus you can look forward to exploring its fascinating past and present. The historic centre of the city extending across the Old Town and Wawel castle is an area that was included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites in 1978. They are recognized as the most popular destinations for visitors, especially for those with a limited amount of time available.
An area of interest located near the Old Town, is Kazimierz which traces its roots back to medieval times. In those days, it was an independent city, with a predominantly Jewish quarter in the east and the Christians to the west. During your relaxing journey in the bus from Budapest to Krakow it could be the time to think of appropriate souvenirs to take home from this unusual city.
Krakow offers much to see and experience and will provide many and different types of memories. They include modern style shops to an historic castle and beautiful walking routes.