When you take this tour you will learn about the History of Krakow, including the different types of architecture and cultural heritage.
Nowa Huta was founded in 1949 and centered on Poland's first integrated steelworks. This is the best example of a socialist realist city. During the sightseeing, You will have the opportunity to see the Central Square, then Mogila's former village with the Cistercians Monastery as an example of sacral architecture preserved very close to grey blocks for inhabitants, entrance gate to Metal Steelworks, formerly named after Lenin, the Rose Avenue, Folk Theatre and the 'Arka' Church in Bienczyce.
Afterwards, You will go to former Jewish District - Kazimierz with lots of synagogues and its unique atmosphere to have a cup of coffee in one of the jewish cafés.
The next stop is the Old Town of Krakow with the Cloth Hall - Sukiennice on the Main Market Square and St. Mary's Basilica.
Route: Nowa Huta - Kazimierz – Old Town.
Includes: English speaking guide, admission fee to one of the synagogues and St. Mary's Basilica, a cup of coffee in one of the restaurants, transportation by minibus.
Please note: This Tour requires a minimum of 2 passengers for it to operate.
Please note: Due to construction work taking place around Krakow, morning departures may be subject to delays in traffic. Work is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2018.
Operated: everyMonday, Wednesday &Sunday, all year around.
Tour starts: 9.10am
Duration: approx. 3.5 hrs (tour ends on the Main Square around 1:00 p.m.)
Meeting Point: Sheraton Hotel, Powisle Street 7, Krakow, at the main entrance of the hotel.
Other Meeting Points:
Please note that hotel pick ups will take place from 08.00am to 09.10am and you will need to call the resort office to confirm your pick up point & time.
When you’ve Booked: You’ll receive an initial confirmation from us immediately. We will then send your booking details to the supplier within 48 hours to request confirmation. Once they confirm that your requested date and ticket is available, we will email your confirmation which will include the local operator’s contact details and any relevant information.