The Trail of the Eagles’ Nests (Szlak Orlich Gniazd) is a tourist route starting in Krakow and terminating in Czestochowa. It covers a distance of 164 kilometers and contains a number of impressive castle complexes. The castles and strongholds are called “Eagles’ Nests” as they are built on rocks and hills.
- The best medieval castles in Southern Poland
- Picturesque landscapes of the Krakow-Czestochowa Upland
- Ojcow National Park with Pieskowa Skala and Hercules Club
- The only desert in Europe – Bledowska Desert
75€ per person /
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You will see:
Romanesque Korzkiew Castle from the 14th century was a place of knightly tournaments, regales and balls. Nowadays, the renovated castle is a... [ read more ]
Ojcow National Park
The Ojcow National Park, although the smallest out of 23 national parks in Poland, ranks as one of the top ones to visit. What makes Oj... [ read more ]
Pieskowa Skala Castle
The pretty Pieskowa Skala Castle is considered one of the finest examples of the Polish Renaissance. Originally built in the Middl... [ read more ]
Ruins of the castle built in 14th century. You can admire breathtaking views from the towers.... [ read more ]
The ruins of the castle in Ogrodzieniec has recently gained popularity thanks to the series 'The Witcher'.... [ read more ]
Bledowska Desert is the only natural dessert in Europe. An Oscar-nominated Polish film "Pharaon" was shot here. The dessert is 4 kilometres ... [ read more ]
An impressive complex of ruins from the times of Casimir the Great (built in 14th century). ... [ read more ]
The castle has been rebuilt in recent years and made available to the public. The castle complex includes a hotel and a restaurant. ... [ read more ]
This tour starts in Krakow. You will be picked up by our English-speaking driver from your hotel or the designated meeting point (see FAQ section below). You will visit the castles and sites along the Eagles’ Nests Trail with English-speaking guide. You will come back to Krakow in the evening. The entire tour will last around 9 hours.
Please note we require a minimum of 2 participants to operate this tour.
- Private transportation by car/minibus
- Pick up from your hotel in Krakow or the designated meeting point in the Old Town (see FAQ section below)
- English-speaking guide (other language on request if available)
- Entrance fees
guide: English by default, other languages on request if available
Frequently asked questions
- PRICING and BOOKING
How to book the tour?
The best way is to book it via our website. If you cannot do it for some reason, please send us an e-mail and we will contact you shortly. Paid bookings via our website have priority over the phone/email reservations. You can also call us at +48 604 704 685.
Do I need to pay full amount in advance?
Yes, in order to confirm the tour we ask you to pay full amount upfront.
Private or shared transportation
This tour is organized as a private option.
Are entry fees included in the price?
Yes, the tour price includes all the necessary entry fees.
What kind of payment method do you accept?
Our preferred payment method is credit/debit card or Paypal via our website.
What is the cancellation policy?
No refund will be provided for cancellations made less than 6 days in advance, or in case of no-show.
A cancellation fee of 30% applies for cancellations made 6 or more days in advance.
What is the size of the group departing from Krakow?
The size of the group can be up to 8 passengers. If your group is bigger than 8 people, please contact us for more details.
Will I be picked up from my hotel?
Most of the times pick up from your hotel is possible. If not, we designate the most convenient meeting point. Exemplary meeting points: Main Railway Station, Matejki Square, Radisson Blu hotel, Sheraton Grand hotel.
Is it possible to do the tour alone?
We require a minimum of 2 people to operate the tour at a regular price. If you want to be the only one person in the car, please contact us for more details.
Is this tour appropriate for children?
Yes, this tour is appropriate for children of all ages.
When will I know the pick-up time and the exact schedule?
We will confirm the exact pick up time one day before the tour by e-mail. Your pick up can be between 7:00 and 9:00AM.
How long is the road trip?
The road trip alone takes around 4,5 from Krakow and back.
How long is the tour.
The entire tour takes 8-10 hours.
Do you provide breakfast, lunch and dinner?
No. We do not provide them. We recommend having breakfast before the tour.
Contact us for more information
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