Krakow lies along the Vistula river, the longest and most important river in Poland. Krakow was initially settled during the Stone Age on the Wawel, a hill overlooking the Vistula river. Later the city expanded to the north of the Wavel hill, where the Wawel castle and cathedral were built.

01 Vistula river 02 Vistula river 03 Vistula river 04 Wawel skyline at night
05 Wawel on Vistula river at night 06 Wawel on Vistula river at night
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