GRAND TOUR OF POLAND

8 days / 7 nights

PACKAGE PRICES, per person

guaranteed with minimum - 2pax

980 EUR – p/pax in DBL room
420 EUR – p/pax SGL supplement
179 EUR – HB supplement (dinners x 6)
(dinners at the hotels and local restaurants)

SERVICES INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE PRICE

  • 7 overnights :
    • 1 overnight in Warsaw hotel “Novotel Centrum” 4*
    • 2 overnights in Gdansk hotel “Mercure Old Town” (Hevelius) 4*
    • 1 overnight in Torun hotel “Mercure Centrum” (Helios) 4*
    • 1 overnight in Wroclaw hotel “Park Plaza” 4* / “Novotel Centrum” 4*
    • 2 overnights in Krakow hotel “Novotel Centrum” 4*
  • meals: breakfast at the hotels daily
  • welcome dinner
  • sightseeing with local guides and entrance fees where applicable - as per itinerary
  •  professional English speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • transportation by air–conditioned vehicles throughout the tour (with number of seats adequate
    to the group size)
Warsaw
Warsaw
Toruń
Toruń
Gdańsk
Gdańsk
Wrocław
Wrocław
Krakow
Krakow

DAY 1 – SATURDAY / Warsaw

  • Arrival in Warsaw
  • Time at leisure
  • 20:00 Welcome dinner
  • Overnight at the hotel in Warsaw

DAY 2 – SUNDAY / Warsaw  – Gdańsk

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Half day tour of Warsaw, including the Royal Route with all its famous statues, buildings and churches, the Royal Lazienki Park with F. Chopin’s monument and the Old Town area with the Royal Castle Square, St John’s Cathedral, the Old Town Market Square
  • In the afternoon – drive to Gdansk
  • Overnight at the hotel in Gdansk

DAY 3 – MONDAY / Gdańsk

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Half day tour of Gdansk. Sightseeing of Old Town in Gdansk: Dluga Street, Neptun Fountain, Artus Court. Drive to Oliwa to visit the Oliwa Cathedral famous from Rococo pipe-organ.
  • Free time in the afternoon
  • Overnight at the hotel in Gdansk

DAY 4 – TUESDAY / Gdańsk – Malbork – Toruń

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Departure for Torun with en route visit of imposing Teutonic Knights’ Castle in Malbork
  • Afternoon sightseeing of Torun – guided tour of the Old Town, unique example of Gothic architecture: churches, burgher’s houses, defensive walls. Statue of Nicolaus Copernicus and Town Hall in Old Town Market Square
  • Overnight at the hotel in Torun

DAY 5 – WENDESDAY / Torun – Wrocław

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Drive to Wroclaw
  • In the afternoon sightseeing of  Wroclaw – guided tour of Old Town with the tenement houses and Town Hall on the Market Square, visit to Ostrow Tumski – the oldest part of the city.
  • Overnight at the hotel in Wroclaw

DAY 6 – THURSDAY / Wrocław – Częstochowa – Krakow

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Departure for Krakow via Czestochowa
  • En route visit to Jasna Gora Monastery in Czestochowa with the Black Madonna
  • Drive to Krakow
  • Overnight at the hotel in Krakow

DAY 7 – FRIDAY / Krakow

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Half day tour of Krakow including the Old Town area with the Barbican, Florianska Gate and Collegium Maius courtyard (Jagiellonian University), Old Town Market Square with the Cloth Hall (Sukiennice) and entrance to St Mary’s Church
  • Free time in the afternoon
  • Overnight at the hotel in Krakow

DAY 8 – SATURDAY / Krakow

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

OPTIONAL TOURS

Auschwitz Museum – UNESCO list – Additional overnight required

A grim reminder of Nazi terror and the holocaust. Auschwitz, built on the outskirts of the Polish town Oświęcim – now the Museum of Martyrdom – consists of brick barracks with shocking exhibits of tons of hair, shoes, glasses and other belongings wrested from the victims, while nearby Birkenau has hectares of wooden barracks and gas chambers. A documentary film made shortly after liberation of the camp is viewable on request.

Wieliczka Salt Mine – UNESCO list

A tour of the mine includes beautiful chapels sculpted in salt (Saint Kinga’s chapel is the most beautiful one), crystal-like grottoes and underground ponds.
All this at average depth of 130 m below the ground in the world oldest enterprise which has never stopped working!