André Rieu Krakow

Get ready to embark on a musical journey like no other as the legendary André Rieu graces the stage of Tauron Arena in Krakow on June 1st. Prepare to be swept away by the spellbinding melodies, the captivating atmosphere, and the sheer magic of Rieu’s performance. Doesn’t that sound nice? In this article, you can learn more about André Rieu, what made him famous, about his tour in 2024, and where you can buy tickets for this and other André Rieu concerts.

André Rieu is like a rockstar, but with a violin instead of a guitar! He was born on October 1, 1949, in Maastricht, Netherlands. What made him super famous is his amazing talent as a violinist and conductor. He’s all about classical and waltz music, and he’s really good at making it super fun and exciting to listen to. People all over the world love him because he brings this old-school music to life in a totally awesome way, with big concerts, fancy outfits, and lots of joy!

Even though he is 75 years, he fills stadiums with crowds of all ages who come to listen to the music of the orchestra and the jokes of André Rieu who is a very skilled host of these concert evenings. There will be several concerts in Poland with André Rieu in 2024, and before he comes to Krakow with the orchestra, they will visit cities such as Gdansk, Lodz, and Gliwice. But, as we all know, Krakow is the most beautiful city of Poland, so the highlight on the André Rieu tour in Poland will be the concert in Krakow on June 1.

André Rieu Krakow 2024

  • Date: June 1
  • Location: Tauron Arena

Looking for more information about the André Rieu concert in Krakow? Here you have some frequently asked questions.

Are there any good hotels close to the concert venue?

There are several hotels close to the concert venue, but if you are smart, then it is better to book accommodation in the inner city (old town), and then travel to to Tauron Arena for the concert, and then return to your hotel in the city center afterward. This makes sightseeing and finding good restaurants much easier.


Use the map above to find good hotels and apartments in Krakow. If you want to search for hotels closer to Tauron Arena, zoom out to see an even larger area of Krakow on the map.

How can I travel to Tauron Arena?

As we already mentioned, it is better to live in the city center and travel to Tauron Arena with public transportation. But, how is that possible? We have an article dealing with how you can travel to Tauron Arena with public transportation, so click the link to find out more.

Where can I buy tickets for the André Rieu concert in Krakow?

The best place to start is the official sites for tickets. But, what always happen when André Rieu comes to Krakow is that all tickets are sold within a few hours. As a result, the only way to get tickets for the concert is by buying them “used”, that is, by buying them from others with valid tickets. This is possible at the popular marketplace named Viagogo. Click the link to see prices and tickets available for all André Rieu concerts in Europe in 2024.

Are there anything else going on in Krakow?

No matter when you come to Krakow, you should always visit the Salt Mines in Wieliczka and the Auschwitz Concentration Camp (if you haven’t been there before). Besides that, there are always many temporary programs such as exhibitions, concerts, festivals, and markets. You can read more about all sorts of ongoing and upcoming programs in Krakow in our Krakow calendar.

Andre Rieu Krakow 2017

Andre Rieu has been to Krakow before and in 2017 he is coming back again. On May 25th he will perform in the Tauron Arena and you are invited!

We are working with city guides all across Europe and one person we are sure to write lots of articles about every single year is Andre Rieu. He is out touring the world all the time and especially much is his amount of concerts in Europe. He is also extremely popular and it is not a coincidence that even young people enjoy his concerts very much.

Andre Rieu concert in Krakow 2017
Andre Rieu concert in Krakow 2017

There will be lots of big concert tours in Europe in 2017, but unfortunately quite a lot of them will not visit Krakow. U2 will for example visit 10 cities in Europe, but neither Krakow, Prague, Vienna nor Budapest is on their list. When Coldplay will travel in Europe Vienna is on the list, but Prague, Budapest and Krakow is yet again left out from the list.

If you are in the mood however for a fantastic Andre Rieu concert i Krakow in 2017, then this is a magnificent chance to listen to beautiful classical music.

Andre Rieu Krakow 2017

Tauron Arena
May 25th, 20.00

Tickets: Viagogo

If you want to buy tickets for the Andre Rieu concert in Krakow in 2017 then you can use the link above. There you will also find tickets for the other Andre Rieu concerts in Poland in 2017. He will not only perform in Krakow, but after the concert on May 25th he will travel on to Lodz and Gdansk where he will perform before moving on to Copenhagen and Denmark.

Do not forget that you can read more about interesting programs and famous attractions in Krakow here in our Krakow Guide! You can also find information about day excursions with English speaking guide to both the Salt Mines and to Auschwitz.

Andre Rieu concert in Krakow

Andre RieuAndre Rieu is a Dutch violin master and conductor. He is best known for creating the waltz-playing Johan Strauss Orchestra. Andre Rieu and the Johan Strauss Orchestra turned classical and waltz music into a worldwide known concert touring music act which is as successful as some of the biggest and most popular rock music acts in the world.

In his early age he performed as a violinist with the Limburg Symphony Orchestra. Later in 1987 he founded the Johan Strauss Orchestra and his production company. He owns and plays a 1667 Stradivarius violin. He performed solo the first time My Way and Waltzing Matilda in Australia in 2007 September.

Andre Rieu is on tour from 2014. He is giving a world tour in several countries from all around the world including Brazil, UK, the Netherlands, Austria, Hungary and Belgium as well. Andre Rieu’s performance is one of the best selling acts on the world. His new tour’s name is the “Eine Nacht in Venedig”. He will stand on stage in Poland as well. The concert will take place in Krakow 28th May in 2015. He will perform in Krakow Arena, tickets for the concert are already available.

If you want to know more information on the tour and concert prices click on the link below.