Kraków is the second largest city in Poland. It is also one of the oldest cities in Poland, dating back to the 7th century. Weed can be hard to come by in Poland, so here is a comprehensive guide to consuming and buying cannabis in Kraków, Poland.
Cannabis laws in Poland
Cannabis is illegal in Poland, and anyone caught in possession of weed could potentially face up to three months detention in jail and/or a hefty fine. If you are caught smoking in the presence of another person or in public, the sentence could be up to one year in jail, with an even larger accompanying fine. For those who are found to growing, importing or selling cannabis, penalties are even greater.
Poland is relatively strict on their drug laws. So if you’re going to consume cannabis while traveling there, do so discreetly and not in public. As long as you’re discreet, the cops will not bother you. Even if you see locals openly consuming cannabis, partake with caution.
Where to Buy Cannabis in Krakow
Though Poland has fairly strict laws, cannabis is still relatively easy to find. As in most large cities, hanging out in touristy areas and places such as parks, bars, clubs, etc., will give you the best chance at scoring some cannabis.
In some cases, you may be able to approach locals who are openly consuming cannabis and they may help you out. Don’t count on this though as not all are willing to help out tourists and/or strangers.
Cannabis Prices in Krakow
On average, one gram of cannabis will cost between USD 10 and USD 14 in Poland. Although, some people have reported you can find moderate quality cannabis as little as USD 7 per gram. Locals often refer to cannabis as “Baka”, “Jaranie” or “Staf” and to hash as “Kostka”. Hash is usually a little harder to find as it is typically imported.