Where and what to shop in Krakow?
Krakow is the second most visited and largest city in Poland. During the years it became a really popular destination and every year over thousands of tourists visit Krakow for a longer or shorter period of time. Krakow is a really exciting city with lots of programs and activities and there are also several historical buildings and museums in the city. Apart from the museums and the city attractions there are several other places to check out in Krakow so in this article we will list some of the must see stores.
Candy Shop Krakow (Floriańska 40)
The Candy Shop Krakow is a lovely Polish sweetshop in the city. The Candy Shop has the perfect location in the city. It is really close to the Main Square in Krakow and it is surrounded with the best restaurants, bars and hotels. The Candy Shop is a traditional sweetshop which offers a wide range of various sweets. At the store you can buy all kind of chocolates and different candies such as American candy, handmade lollipops and Irish fudge as well. There are over 400 sweets to choose from all this for a reasonable price.
Galeria Krakowska (Pawia 5)
Galeria Krakowska is a shopping centre in Krakow. The Galeria Krakowska is located near to the Railway Station in the city. At the shopping centre there are plenty of stores to visit most of them are clothing stores, but there are some really cosy and nice restaurants, bars and cafe houses as well. The shopping centre is beautifully illuminated at night. The Galeria Krakowska is only a few minutes from the Old Town and it is easy to get there by train or tram.
Kacper Ryx Historical Shop (Plac Mariacki 3)
Kacper Ryx Historical Shop is a must see store in Krakow. The Kacper Ryx Historical Shop is truly a unique store in the city. At the store you will find the atmosphere of the historical Krakow and you can buy the best and most beautiful handmade products of the Polish historical craft works. The store is located front of the Maria Church at the Market Square.
Szambelan (Bracka 9)
Szambelan is a small shop in the heart of Krakow. The Szambelan is located near to the Main Square. The store sells a wide selection of various vodkas. It is only specialized at making and selling vodka. At the store you can buy the best home made vodkas with different flavours such as cherry, amaretto, ginger, plum, lime, peach, rose and so on. There are even samples in the store you can try. The service is friendly and helpful and all the vodkas come with beautiful bottles.
These were some of the best shopping places in Krakow but there are plenty of others to check out during a holiday. If you want to know more on the Polish city, Krakow, read on here in our Krakow Guide where you can find more information on the most important attractions in town, find information on excursions to the salt mines and to Auschwitz and lots of other useful information.