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Dzok Monument

Vistula Walkway, Krakow, Poland
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A cute sculpture.

The story of Dzok is well known in Krakow but not that well known by the people who flock to this... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Neil K
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting tale behind the statue

Not worth a specific trip to see this but good to stop by if near the castle or en route to the... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2016
rdella
,
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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Vistula Walkway, Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The story of Dzok is well known in Krakow but not that well known by the people who flock to this beautiful city. It's certainly not really mentioned in the travel information brochures but to dog owners and animal lovers in general the story is...More

3  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Not worth a specific trip to see this but good to stop by if near the castle or en route to the Jewish quarter.

1  Thank rdella
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We wanted to see the Dzok Monument, however it wasn't indicated on our map. Eventually we found a Tourist Info and the clerk had never heard about this monument. She searched and searched and found where it was located. Now we were heading in the...More

5  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Loved this polish version of grey Friars Bobby. Lovely wee statue in lovely position near the river and well kept. Had t heard of him before but loved the story once I seen statue.

1  Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is a must for all animal lovers, and very easy to find if you are visiting Wawel Castle. Its located 2 minutes from the Castle’s Dragon in the park on the bank of the River Vistula. The monument itself is well worth a visit...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Walking along the River Vistula near Wawel Castle, came accross this memorial. As dog owners, completely captivated by it and the story which could bring a tear to your eyes. Dzok was a mongrel dog with definite German Shepherd genes, owned by an old man....More

4  Thank LordHafod
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Walked the planty to find this monument of the sweet story of a devoted dog. Tripadvisor has it placed wrong on the map...it can be found walking south east of the Wawel Dragon about five minutes further down the sidewalk and off to the left...More

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

A beautiful tribute to a shining example of the dedication of man's best friend to his human partner in life and into death. Jok's paw is worn from our need to touch his to express our thanks. Share with friends - Not a dry eye...More

Thank PhillipJalowiec
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We missed our dogs while traveling so this monument was a good reminder that they are worth it. It's not too far from old town, but most people don't know where it is. If you really want to go, map it first to avoid missing...More

Thank Dalia10
Reviewed 9 July 2015

If you are a dog lover you should visit this monument. Heart felt story and it made me miss my dog at home!

Thank Valgator
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