Top 10 things to do in Warsaw
As a capital of Poland and the biggest city in the country Warsaw has many things to offer. Lot of them you can find in guidebooks. But we want to introduce you some other ways what to do and how spend time in Warsaw. If you are bored because of all museums and Old Twon you have to check our TOP 10 Warsaw list!
- Chill time at Pole Mokotowskie Park!
A lot of green area with pond in the centre of the town but without groups of tourists? Just check Pole Mokotowskie Park! This big greeen area is perfect to spend your lazy day and just enjoy your calm day! You can go there by bike but also by tram, bus or metro! Take your blanket, some food and go there to enjoy your time with friends! You can also take some badminton, frisbee or simply ball and spend your time in active way.
- Live piano concerts at Royal Park Łazienki
Do you love piano music? What about listening to it on Sunday afternoon in the surrounding of the colourful flowers? Every week from 13th of May till 30th of September you can hear Chopin music piano live concerts! There are going to play virtuosos of the classical music and young, talented pianists from Poland but also from other countries. Live piano music you can hear every Sunday at 12pm and 4pm. How better you can spend your Sunday if not taking a walk in the sunshine hearing soothing sounds of piano? Absolutely one of the main attractions from TOP 10 things to do in Warsaw!
- Take a ride on the bike.
You don’t want to use public transport like bus or tram but still want to see a lot of spots in Warsaw? Try public bikes! You can find more than 360 stations in all of the city especially near important spots! On this bikes you can easily see all the town. Rent a bike, ride to one spot, return a bike, see what you want and rent bike again! Easy and healthy way to see the city! And what is the most important it is very funny!
- Breathtaking sunset over Vistula River
Everyone loves sunsets, espacially during summer when sky is clear and you can see how it changes its colours! In Warsaw you can see this amazing view near Vistula river. You can choose if you want to watch it from boulevards or from the beach on the opposite site of the river. Take a bottle of wine and enjoy this breathtaking view. On the beach you can also make your own bonfire!
- Party time in Hocki Klocki!
And what after the sunset? If you are party animal you have to check pubs and clubs near Vistula river. This spot offers you a lot! One of the best is Hocki Klocki. You can just sit there for a drink but also you can dance all night long and meet a lot of people from all over the world. The party is outside so you can see sunrise during dancing to your favourite song!
- And for dinner? Burgers!
You want to try something special for dinner? Or you want tasty food but you are bored of all “pierogi” and “żurek”. You have to try the best vege burgers in town even if you are not vege you will fall in love with this one for sure! Warsaw has been recognised as one of the most vegan-friendly cities in the world so eating in Krowarzywa is a must. This restaurant has a variery of vegan burgers to choose from, with homemade fries on the side if you like. Try the Cieciorex – it’s the most famous burger there, made from chickpeas.
- Sunbathing at the beach by Vistula river.
Did you know that Warsaw has its own beach? That’s right! It is situated on the eastern side of Vistula river, just by the Poniatowski bridge in front of National stadium. It is a little more wild place than Vistula boulevards on western side but its characteristics bring different opportunities. You can sunbath there in the day time and in the evening you can set a fire and spend some good time having a little drink. Yes! Warsaw beach is one of the few places where you can drink without any danger of being fined by the police. You can get there easily from metro Centrum by taking any tram that goes in eastern direction. Obligatory point of Warsaw TOP 10 on summer!
- Spending the day in the nature in Kampinos National Park.
Mazovian Voivodeship is not only Warsaw and countryside, we also have one of the biggest National Parks in Poland just by the corner. Kampinowski National Park is a marvelous place to visit but you’ll need to spend there at least one full day to appreciate its beauty and diversity of its fauna and flora. Most likely you’ll have an opportunity to meet Mr. Moose and boars as there are a lot of them in Kampinowski National Park, but don’t worry, they got used to people. The best way to explore this parks woods is by bicycle and you can get there by bus from Warsaw what will take you something around an hour.
- Discovering the stunning Poland history in the Warsaw Uprising Museum.
If you’re thinking about visiting Warsaw you probably already know it rough history. During the world war 2, especially during the Warsaw uprising, Warsaw was almost completely destroyed. What you probably don’t know are the details about life of ordinary people during the uprising. Visiting Warsaw Uprising Museum is certainly one of the 10 most interesting things to do in our city. You will get to know really interesting and surprising facts and after few exciting hours you’ll be able to try some tasty polish grochówka.
- The View Warsaw.
If you want to enjoy a good drink and a beautiful view, you should go to the nightclub called The View. It is located on the 31st floor of the Spektrum Tower building at Twarda 18. From late spring to early autumn, you can not only party on the highest observation deck in the city (122m above the ground!) but also watch the panorama of the capital from a 360-degree perspective. The View Club was recommended by the New York Times as one of the best places to visit in Warsaw. Also, the club has hosted many world-class stars, including Armand Van Helden, Bob Sinclar, Martin Solveig and Roger Sanchez.
As you can see, Warsaw has a lot to offer. Start with list of TOP 10 things to do in Warsaw and you will discover much more!