7 nights touring Poland

Poland has survived centuries of conflict to emerge as a proud, independent country, ready to assume her new role in modern history. Visitors to Poland are discovering what the locals have long known, that Poland is a country rich in fine culture, scenic landscapes & extraordinary historical sites. Whether exploring the nation’s vibrant cities, the lakes & forests of her picturesque countryside or some of the other tourist attractions in Poland, visitors are sure to bring away rich memories.
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Price:
R19 990
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DETAILS
Ex JNBR19 990
Ex CPTR20 430 
Ex DURR20 430 
Package ValiditySet travel dates: MAY & SEP 2018
Duration8 days
DestinationPoland
Starts inWarsaw
Ends inKrakow

Description

- Return flights to Warsaw
- Internal flight Krakow - Warsaw
- Pre-payable airport/security taxes
- Return airport/hotel transfers
- 1 night accomodation at a 4* hotel in Warsaw
- 2 nights accommodation at a 4* hotel in Gdansk
- 1 night accommodation at a 4* hotel in Torun
- 1 night accommodation at a 4* hotel in Wroclaw
- 2 nights accommodation at a 4* hotel in Krakow
- Breakfast daily & a welcome dinner
- Touring by air-conditioned vehicles
- Sightseeing with local guides & entrance fees to places visited as per the itinerary
- Assistance of an English speaking tour guide throughout the tour
- Visit Warsaw, Gdansk, Tourun, Wroclaw & Krakow

 

Day 1

Warsaw

Arrival in Warsaw, time at leisure followed by a Welcome dinner. Overnight at the hotel in Warsaw.

Day 2

Warsaw - Gdansk

Breakfast at the hotel. Half day tour of Warsaw, including the Royal Route with all its famous statues, buildings & churches, the Royal Lazienki Park with F. Chopin’s monument & 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

Gdansk

Breakfast at the hotel. Half day tour of Gdansk-Sopot. 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. Visit Sopot – Baltic SPA city & walk along the pier in Sopot – longest in Europe. Overnight at the hotel in Gdansk

Day 4

Gdansk - Malbork - Torun

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 & Town Hall in Old Town Market Square.  Overnight at the hotel in Torun

Day 5

Torun - Wroclaw

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

Day 6

Wroclaw - Czestochowa - Auschwitz - Krakow

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for Krakow via Czestochowa & Auschwitz. En route visit to Jasna Gora Monastery in Czestochowa with the Black Madonna. Transfer to Auschwitz - visit former Nazi concentration camp of WWII. Drive to Krakow. Overnight at the hotel in Krakow

Day 7

Krakow

Breakfast at the hotel. Half day tour of Krakow including the Wawel Hill with the visit to Royal Castle Chambers, the Old Town area with the Barbican, Florianska Gate & Collegium Maius courtyard (Jagiellonian University, the oldest in Europe). Old Town Market Square with the Cloth Hall (Sukiennice) & entrance to St Mary’s Church.  Excursion to Wieliczka Salt Mine - a unique world class attraction included in the UNESCO “Human Heritage” list. Overnight at the hotel in Krakow.

Day 8

Krakow

Breakfast at the hotel & transfer to the airport