After some time of history exploring and sightseeing it might be good to do something else for a change. Shopping in a foreign country has always a different atmosphere, when you hunt for an outfit, especially to buy some local brands, grab a bite to eat, go to the cinema, or just looking for an escape from bad weather. Krakow’s shopping malls will give you the full retail experience under one roof.
1. Pasaż 13
2. Galeria Krakowska
3. Galeria Kazimierz
6. Factory Outlet & Futura Park
7. Galeria Bronowice
8. M1 Kraków
9. Zakopianka Shopping Centre
10. Nowe Czyżyny Shopping Centre
Address: Rynek Główny 13
It is probably the most luxurious shopping mall, which is located on Main Market Square. The spacious interior, designed in accordance with the spirit of minimalism, harmoniously coexists in different styles: there are a Renaissance staircase, Gothic vaults, glass and concrete, and a bold construction of steel escalators and elevators. The Passage is the place of fashionable boutiques offering customers recognized brands both world-known and Polish. Also there you can visit a stylish hair salon Maniewski as well as the Likus Concept Store. LCS is a new shopping formula – it has elegant stores with branded clothing, a wine cellar that imports mainly from Italy (over 200 labels), a well-stocked Italian deli, and the opportunity to relax. Here, you can dine and drink a glass of wine or a cup of real espresso at the bar.
Address: ul. Pawia 5
The most popular shopping mall located in the very heart of Krakow, in the immediate proximity of Main Market Square. This is a Krakow determinant of fashion, style and elegance. Thanks to a convenient connection with the Main Railway Station and the bus station, with public transport lines, with the Balice airport and thanks to the largest car park in the center, it is a tourist gate of the city. There are around 250 shops located on 3 levels, among which you can find Massimo Dutti, H&M, Zara, Guess, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger and other famous shops, big electronics store Media Markt, supermarkets, and of course food court area. It is not only a place that is visited for shops – Galeria attracts with its unique architecture combining history and modernity.
Address: ul. Podgórska 34
This mall is located in Kazimierz district. You will find here not only a wide range of over 160 stores, but also a unique atmosphere. Customers of the gallery have at their disposal shops of well-known Polish and foreign brands, such as ZARA, Kazar, Reserved, H & M, Guess, Intimissimi, United Colors Of Benetton and many others. Those in need of entertainment will find Cinema City in Galeria Kazimierz to enjoy new movies, which list is available on the Gallery’s website. Also, they have a food court area inside and a pretty square in front of the Galeria Kazimierz with a lot of greenery, a fountain, play zone for kids and a space to rest. It all for sure guarantees successful shopping and spending a pleasant time.
Address: Al. Gen. T. Bora-Komorowskiego 41
Serenada Shopping Center is the youngest shopping mall in Krakow, located around 20 min by car from the city center. There are over 170 shops and boutiques, service salons, restaurants and cafes. You can find there such shops as Zara, H&M, Guess, Forever21, Reserved and many others. Serenada combined with Multikino, Aqua Park and Krokus Shopping Center create a huge space, where everyone can rest, shop and eat delicious food. You can spend the whole day with your family without leaving the building!
Address: Kamieńskiego 11
Bonarka is a part of Podgórze, a historical district situated on the southern bank of the Vistula River. There are 260 shops, restaurants and service points, including Auchan, Leroy Merlin, Media Expert as well as the biggest cinema multiplex in Krakow, Cinema City. Also there you can find over 30 restaurants and coffee shops. So it’s a perfect place to spend your time combining shopping and entertainment.
Address: Prof. A. Różańskiego 32
Outlet factory Kraków is a good choice if you like shopping smart and love discounts. Here you’ll find well-known Polish and world-famous brands from 30 to 70% cheaper. There are 100+ stores including clothes and accessories, a wide selection of shoes, as well as sportswear for both men and women. They have a special area with a playground for children so you can fully enjoy your time with the family! After shopping, you can dine in a restaurant or relax with a cup of aromatic coffee in one of their cafes. Free parking is available as well as special free buses to the outlet.
Address: Stawowa 61
Galeria Bronowice is located in the northern part of Kraków. At Galeria Bronowice you can find over 150 shops including Auchan, Media Markt, Duka, Homla, Pepco, H&M, Mohito, Orsay and others. There are also cafés, restaurants as well as additional services and facilities like a Post Office, Co-working Centre, Relax Zone, Video Games Zone and an interactive playground for children. Moreover, in front of the mall, there is a wide range of different attractions: a colorful playground, chess tables, a skatepark and a basketball court. For those getting there by car, there are 2400 free parking spaces.
Address: Aleja Pokoju 67
M1 Kraków is located in the eastern part of Kraków in the Nowa Huta district. It was built in 2001 and partially expanded in 2011. This shopping centre has the Kraków Spirit: the building’s façade refers to the characteristic Renaissance architecture of the Cloth Hall in Kraków’s Main Square, which in the past used to be the largest commercial building in Poland. In the shopping centre you can find over 160 retail and service outlets, including over 110 boutiques and specialized shops. At M1 Kraków, there are restaurants and cafés where you can relax over a delicious meal after shopping. There is a nice playground for children and over 1300 parking spaces. They have everything you need for an enjoyable and stress-free visit!
Address: ul. Zakopiańska 62
Zakopianka shopping park was opened in 1998 and located in the southern part of the city. In the shopping centre you will find a Carrefour hypermarket and 80+ stores including House, Empik, Intersport, Camaieu, Mohito, Castorama, Decathlon and others. You will be able to eat and relax at one of their cafes or restaurants. Moreover, there is a modern Cinema City cinema in the shopping mall. As for parking, there are 2200 car spaces for those who get there by car.
Address: Mieczysława Medweckiego 2
The mall was opened in 2002. Currently, the shopping mall covers a total area of 31,000 square meters, with 77 shops, restaurants, and service points. Some of the tenants are Carrefour, Leroy Merlin, Douglas, Rossmann, Pepco, Home&You, Flying Tiger Copenhagen, Orsay, CCC and others. Also, there is a relaxation zone, cozy food court, a playground for children, and an outdoor leisure area. Moreover, 850+ free of charge parking spaces for those traveling by car. This shopping mall has been awarded a BREEM In-Use prestigious certificate, granted to environmentally friendly places, focusing on user-friendly solutions.
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