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Introduction to Wroclaw

Wroclaw, known for its incredible ZOO Wrocław sp. Z o. O. , Wrocław Market Square, and Wrocław Africarium, is a travel destination everyone should visit once in their lifetime. This capital city of the Lower Silesian Voivodeship in western Poland, has plenty of experiences to offer curious travelers. Home to a variety of natural beauty and architecture, a unique historical background, and a culture as rich as its population of 672,929 people, Wroclaw is truly one of the main highlights of Poland.

Easily accessible from the Copernicus Wrocław airport, Wroclaw is the perfect base for a memorable and unique vacation in Poland. Travelers looking to experience the best of Poland often choose to stay in Wroclaw.

Get ready to explore and learn more about the region of Wroclaw below!

Top services in Wroclaw

Here on this page, you'll find all the top travel services in Wroclaw, Poland. Check out the cheapest and most popular flights offered by 360 airlines that fly to Poland. Browse the 186 top-rated tours available to you in Wroclaw. Compare the rates and services of the 6 types of places to stay in Wroclaw and the 10 car rental companies offering CDW insurance coverage. We make it easy for you to find and book the top services in Wroclaw.

Enjoy the convenience of planning and booking every detail of your trip to Wroclaw, including flights, accommodations, activities, and more, in one place. Book with Guide to Europe to get an expertly-curated and fully-customizable itinerary and experience the best of Wroclaw on your vacation in Poland.

Get answers to questions about the routes and services offered in Wroclaw from our free 24/7 customer support. Continue reading to learn how you can enjoy a stress-free and memorable vacation in the region of Wroclaw!

Learn more about Poland

There are many reasons to visit the region of Wroclaw, but a trip to Poland needs no explanation.

Exploring Poland, which spans 312,683 square kilometers, is an adventure of a lifetime. Poland offers an abundance of truly magical places to discover, including cultural, historic, and scenic sites of significant value to both locals and travelers.

As the home country of many world-famous attractions like the spectacular ZOO Wrocław sp. Z o. O. , Wrocław Market Square, and the Wrocław Africarium, you’re all set for a unique and memorable travel experience in Poland.

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What to see in Wroclaw

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Wroclaw has something for everyone. Regardless of age and interest, travelers have the best time exploring every corner of the region.

Read on to discover the best places to visit and find out what to expect from the region of Wroclaw.

Top attractions in Wroclaw

Home to plenty of top attractions, Wroclaw is more than just a wonderful region in Poland. Wroclaw is a travel hotspot and a great place to experience a mix of the traditional and modern culture of Poland.

One fascinating sight in Wroclaw is the unforgettable ZOO Wrocław sp. Z o. O. Considered one of the most well-known attractions in the region, a visit to this spectacular travel destination is something you shouldn’t miss on your trip to Wroclaw. This remarkable attraction is located at Wróblewskiego 1-5, 51-618 Wrocław, Poland and is open for visitors Monday - Friday, between 09:00-18:00.

For more information about what you can expect during a vacation in Poland, check out our list of top attractions in Wroclaw below. Discover the best places to visit in Wroclaw, including the fascinating ZOO Wrocław sp. Z o. O. , Wrocław Market Square, Wrocław Africarium, Szczytnicki Park, and Panorama of the Battle of Racławice.

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Things to do in Wroclaw

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Enrich your travel experience in Wroclaw by joining tours and activities. Wroclaw offers an exciting selection of top-rated tours and it's easy for every traveler to find something to their liking. Take the opportunity to catch the top attractions on a tour, stay active with an adventurous excursion, or learn something new about the local history or culture of the region.

Discover the most popular experiences in Wroclaw below.

Most popular experiences in Wroclaw

Traveling is all about gaining new experiences. You can have that and more in the region of Wroclaw.

Wroclaw offers numerous tours and activities for travelers to choose from. Historical Tours, Walking Tours, and Bus Tours are only a few of the many experiences you can book for your holiday in Poland.

Explore the most popular experiences you can join in Wroclaw by clicking on one of the top-rated tour categories below.

Top tours & tickets starting in Wroclaw

Travelers in Wroclaw can choose from 11 categories of top-rated tours and tickets. If you're curious about what the most frequently recommended experiences in the city are, Cultural Tours is the answer.

The most popular tour in Wroclaw is the fantastic Auschwitz-Birkenau Tour from Wrocław. By joining this highly recommended tour, travelers get to learn more about what makes Wroclaw one of the best travel destinations in Poland.

Wroclaw also offers plenty of budget-friendly tours and activities that promise travelers a unique experience in the city. The affordable Bike rental is the cheapest tour in the region, and is a popular Mountain Bike Rental. This experience costs around 19 EUR and allows travelers a great time in Wroclaw.

Secure an unforgettable experience for your upcoming trip to Wroclaw and book a top-rated tour in the region. Discover the best tours, activities, and tickets in Wroclaw below.


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Discover the best things to do in Wroclaw. Choose from 186 fantastic tours and activities available in the region.

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Vacation packages in Wroclaw

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The best and easiest way to visit Wroclaw is by booking a vacation package. A vacation package includes everything you need for a worry-free and perfectly planned holiday in Poland.

Booking a vacation package to Wroclaw means spending less time planning and more time enjoying your vacation. A vacation package includes everything from flight tickets, accomodation, and a rental car, to 24/7 personal travel support and a carefully planned travel itinerary. You can also take your vacation in Wroclaw to the next level by adding tours, tickets, and activities to each day of your trip.

Apart from providing you with everything you need to travel comfortably, your vacation package to Wroclaw is also fully customizable. In other words, you can add or remove services at your own convenience, to create the perfect vacation for you and your travel companions.

On our website, you will find unique vacation packages to Wroclaw, including flight tickets, hotel reservations, and recommendations for the best sightseeing spots, restaurants, bars, and activities.

Continue to the next section to learn more about what types of vacations you can book in the region of Wroclaw.

Find vacation packages in Wroclaw

Discover and compare vacation packages that take you to the wonderful region of Wroclaw.

The best flights, hotels, and activities in Wroclaw get fully booked quickly. Use the search tool below to find the best vacation packages in Poland. Your customized holiday package to Wroclaw is only a few clicks away!

How to get to Wroclaw

To get to the region of Wroclaw the fastest way possible, travelers from outside Poland can travel by plane. International travelers can fly to Wroclaw by booking flights with any of the 39 airlines that offer direct flights to Copernicus Wrocław airport. Some airlines that operate flights to Copernicus Wrocław airport are Ryanair, United Airlines, Lufthansa, Delta Air Lines, and Turkish Airlines. Go to this page to compare all flights to Wroclaw.

To reach the region of Wroclaw, travelers can choose from various airport transfer options available at Copernicus Wrocław airport.

If you're looking for the best flight ticket deals to Wroclaw, knowing the cheapest travel time and which airlines offer the most affordable flights is helpful. Luckily, we have this information for you. Discover more about the cheapest and most popular flights to Copernicus Wrocław airport and Wroclaw below.

Find cheap flights to Wroclaw

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Over the years, more airlines have started offering flexible and direct flights to Wroclaw, making it one of the most accessible travel destinations in Poland. However, it is usually cheaper to fly to Wroclaw, Poland, in May.

The cheapest one-way flight to Wroclaw costs around 15 EUR and is offered by the airline Ryanair.

The cheapest round-trip flights to Wroclaw cost approximately 18 EUR in total. The departure flight leaves on October 13 and the return flight is scheduled on October 16. The flight time is around 1 hour per way.

The return flight is operated by Solidarity Szczecin–Goleniów.

Use the search tool below to find the cheapest flights to Poland and the region of Wroclaw from your city of departure.

Popular flights to Wroclaw

Travelers visiting Wroclaw in Poland can fly to Copernicus Wrocław airport directly from 1877 destinations worldwide.

The three most popular routes to Copernicus Wrocław airport and the region of Wroclaw in Poland depart from Copernicus Wrocław airport in Wrocław, Poland, Greenville–Spartanburg International airport in Greenville, the United States, and Albany airport in Albany, Australia.

Travelers can fly to Poland by choosing from from 2 weekly flight(s) from Wrocław; from 5 weekly flight(s) from Greenville; and from 1 weekly flight(s) from Albany.

The airline that operates most flights to Poland is Cambodia Airways. Cambodia Airways offers 5 scheduled flight routes to Poland.

Discover the most popular flights to Wroclaw below. Click to view flights to Wroclaw, Poland from destinations all across the globe.

Where to stay in Wroclaw

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An essential factor to consider when traveling to a new place or country is accommodation. While visiting a region as fantastic as Wroclaw is always exciting, any avid traveler knows that accommodations often make or break the vacation experience.

The best place to stay in Wroclaw usually depends on travelers' needs and preferences. However, booking accommodation in downtown Wroclaw offers a ton of benefits.

Staying at the heart of the region allows you to easily walk to many of the top sights and dining areas in Wroclaw and cut down on your travel expenses. Centrally-located accommodations are also an excellent choice for travelers in Wroclaw planning to go on a quick tour or drive to the neighboring regions.

In Wroclaw, you'll find 6 different types of places to stay catering to every taste, budget, and reason for travel. For example, honeymooners or travelers on a romantic getaway in Poland can experience the ultimate relaxation at one of the 5-star or 4-star hotels in Wroclaw. Travelers whose purpose is sightseeing can also find plenty of mid-range hotels to budget-friendly accommodations in the region, allowing access to many of the top attractions in Wroclaw.

Learn more about the most popular places to stay and the top-rated hotels in Wroclaw in the next sections.

Popular types of accommodation in Wroclaw

A trip to the fascinating Wroclaw, Poland, means opportunities to relax at any of the 6 different types of places to stay in the region. Overall, travelers can choose from the following: 468 vacation rental apartments, 351 hotels, 16 hostels, 3 guesthouses, 2 bed & breakfasts and 2 cottages. While each type offers varying amenities and rates, there is no denying that Wroclaw provides a great selection of lodging options ready to cater to every kind of guest.

Among all these choices available in the region, Hotel Scandic Wroclaw is one of the top picks of travelers in Wroclaw.

The hotel is located at Ulica Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego 49-57 and boasts many great utilities, including Air conditioning, Gym, and Restaurant.

Budget accommodations are also incredibly popular among travelers in Wroclaw. Cheaper alternatives allow travelers to save on accommodation costs and have more to spend on other experiences.

For approximately 32 EUR, guests can book a comfortable Twin Bed Room at this popular hotel.

Below is a list of all 6 different types of places to stay in Wroclaw. Select the type you prefer to compare options under each category and find the best accommodation.

Top hotels in Wroclaw

Hotels are travelers' go-to accommodations in Wroclaw for the unique experience they provide. So if you're the kind of traveler who prefers staying at hotels, you'll be glad to know that the region is home to around 844 hotels.

Besides offering basic amenities, many hotels in Wroclaw provide meals and extras, such as shuttle services, spa facilities, tour desks, and other services. But because not all hotels in Wroclaw are created equal, finding the best in the region often requires careful research. For your convenience, we've done all the research to make it easier for you to check out all the top hotels in Wroclaw.

Sofitel Wroclaw Old Town Hotel offers the most luxurious rooms and is perfect for travelers looking for the ultimate 5-star hotel experience in Wroclaw. If comfort, convenience, and affordability are your non-negotiables, check out Hotel Scandic Wroclaw, the top 4-star hotel in the region. When all you need is a pleasant place to rest and sleep in between your activities in Wroclaw, the highest-rated 3-star hotel, Hotel Polonia, is for you.

Below is our hand-picked list of the best hotels in the Wroclaw. Travelers are encouraged to book early as these hotels quickly reach capacity.

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Use the Accommodation Search tool below to find available stays in the region of Wroclaw on specific dates. This handy feature also allows you to compare prices and amenities.

Enter the preferred check-in and check-out dates. Then, select the number of guests and rooms. Click the Search button to find all the available hotels and places to stay in the region of Wroclaw that match the information provided.

Car rental in Wroclaw

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Experience the freedom and convenience of a self-drive vacation by renting a car for your adventures in Wroclaw. Wroclaw has 10 car rental companies ready to provide you with the perfect vehicle for your travels.

Automatic cars for rent in Wroclaw start from 26.13 EUR per day or 182.92 EUR per week. The cheapest automatic rental car is a Volkswagen Polo.

If you prefer driving a manual car, you’ll find multiple options for rent in Wroclaw, starting from 15.94 EUR per day or 111.59 EUR per week. The cheapest manual rental car is a Fiat 500 2 Doors.

Learn more about the different types of cars you can rent in Wroclaw, Poland, below.

Popular types of car rental in Wroclaw

Discover and choose from our broad range of popular car rental options in the region of Wroclaw to find the best car for your travel plans. Travelers in Wroclaw can choose from small cars, medium cars, large cars, estate cars, mini vans, SUVs, convertibles, premium cars, camper vans, mini campers, vans, cars. All car rentals come with CDW insurance for added protection throughout your trip.

Renting a car is a popular choice among travelers who want to explore Poland at their own pace. The most popular type of car rental among small groups of travelers in Wroclaw is a TopLevel.

Another very popular type of car to rent in Wroclaw is a TopLevel. This car is particularly popular among couples and solo travelers touring the region of Wroclaw.

Check out all options available in Wroclaw and book the car rental for your upcoming adventures in Poland below.

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Get ready to hit the road and explore the beautiful region of Wroclaw. Find the best deals on a variety of popular car rentals in Wroclaw, Poland, or any other destination in Europe by using the search tool below.

Enter your pick-up and drop-off location, driver's age, and dates. Click the green button to view your options.

Popular destinations to visit after Wroclaw

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The region of Wroclaw is just one of the many unique and scenic destinations you can visit in Poland. So if you're itching for another cultural adventure, a relaxing road trip, an action-filled city break, or a memorable weekend getaway, know that Poland has it all.

Poland is calling, and the country is asking you to experience its culture and diversity to the fullest! Take the opportunity to visit other captivating places in Poland that are as magical as the region of Wroclaw. The most popular travel destinations in Poland are listed below. Click on the name of the place you want to explore next to learn more about it.

All the best destinations in Poland

When unsure of where to go next, use the map below. This map shows the locations of all the best destinations in Poland. Use the map to plan your trip and find the best routes.

Domestic flights from Wroclaw

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A taste of Poland through a visit to Wroclaw can often reignite a traveler's passion for adventure. When this happens, the best way to satisfy this wanderlust is to book a domestic flight from Wroclaw to another remarkable destination in Poland.

To begin your search for the best or cheapest flights from the region of Wroclaw to other spectacular locations in Poland, jump to the last section of this travel guide.

Popular domestic flights from Wroclaw

Travelers in Poland can catch flights to domestic airports in Bydgoszcz, Warsaw, Szczecin, Rzeszów, and Poznań. Domestic flights in Poland are operated by 7 airlines: Ryanair, Wizz Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. There are around 25 scheduled flight routes operating to Wroclaw on a weekly basis.

From Wroclaw, travelers can book scheduled flights to 12 domestic destinations. The most popular flights from Wroclaw depart to many top-rated destinations in Poland and are offered by Ryanair, Wizz Air, and LOT Polish Airlines.

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Traveling to another city or region in Poland? Use the flight search tool below to quickly find the cheapest one-way or round-trip flights from Wroclaw to different local destinations.

Enter all the necessary information and click or tap on the Search button to see a list of the available domestic flights in Poland on the selected dates.