The city of Kraków is in the region in the southern region of . It is the capital city of the . It covers both banks of the Wisła river.

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The Old City of , referred to in Polish as Stare Miasto, forms the historical kernel of this vibrant city and is the first target for most travellers to the city for accommodation, eating out, entertainment, and attractions.

is a part of Old Town district of in .

Southern part of Kraków consists of six districts. Most interesting are Podgórze and Dębniki, located on the Vistula river bank opposite the Old Town.

Eastern part of consists of several districts, most known of which is Nowa Huta.


North-western part of consists of six districts, of which most interesting is Zwierzyniec.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 767,000
  • IATA airport code: KRK
  • United Nations Location Code: PL KRK
  • Latitude: 50° 3' 41.1" (50.0614°) north
  • Longitude: 19° 56' 11.7" (19.9366°) east
  • Elevation: 219 meters (719 feet)
  • Wikidata: Kraków
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Other Names for Kraków

Albanian: Krakovi, Arabic: كراكوف, Armenian: Կրակով, Basque: Krakovia, Belarusian: Горад Кракаў, Bosnian: Krakov, Bulgarian: Краков, Burmese: ကရားကော့မြို့, Catalan: Cracòvia, Chinese: 克拉科夫, Chuvash: Краков, Crimean Tatar: Krakоv, Croatian: Krakov, Czech: Krakov, Danish: Krakow, Dutch: Krakau, English: Krakow, Esperanto: Krakovo, Finnish: Krakova, French: Cracovie, Galician: Cracovia, Georgian: კრაკოვი, German: Krakau, Greek: Κρακοβία, Hebrew: קרקוב, Hungarian: Krakkó, Icelandic: Kraká, Indonesian: Krakow, Italian: Cracovia, Japanese: クラクフ, Kashubian: Krakòwò, Kirghiz: Краков, Korean: 크라쿠프, Ladino: Krakovia, Latin: Cracovia
Latvian: Krakova, Lithuanian: Krokuva, Low German: Krakau, Lower Sorbian: Krakow, Macedonian: Краков, Maltese: Krakovja, Marathi: क्राकूफ, Mongolian: Краков, Narom: Cracaû, Nauru: Krakow, Neapolitan: Carcovia, Occitan (post 1500): Cracòvia, Ossetian: Краков, Persian: کراکوف, Portuguese: Cracóvia, Romanian: Cracovia, Romanian: Краковия, Russian: Краков, Sardinian: Cracòvia, Serbian: Краков, Sicilian: Cracovia, Silesian: Krakůw, Slovak: Krakov, Slovenian: Krakov, Spanish: Cracovia, Tetum: Krakóvia, Thai: กรากุฟ, Tosk Albanian: Krakau, Uighur: Krakow, Ukrainian: Краків, Upper Sorbian: Krakow, Western Panjabi: کراکوف, Yiddish: קראקע, Cracow
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