Discover the capitol of Poland / 3 DAYSWarsaw is the capital and largest city in Poland. Come and visit the Old Town, the historical center of the capital. Warsaw is an Alpha- global city, a major international tourist destination in Central Europe. It is also known as the "phoenix city", because it has survived many wars throughout its history. Most notably, the city had to be painstakingly rebuilt after the extensive damage it suffered from World War II. On 9 November 1940 the city was awarded Poland's highest military decoration for heroism, the Virtuti Militari, for the Siege of Warsaw. Let’s enjoy visit at Warsaw with our tour!
- Transfer by 20 seaters bus / according to the program
- 2 x overnights in the hotel Golden Tulip Warsaw Centre ***
- *2 x breakfast buffet
- 2 x three courses dinner with water
- 2 x two courses lunches with water
- English speaking guide for three days / according to the program
- Entries to ‘Royal Castle”, “Palace of Culture and Science’, ‘Chopin Museum’, ‘Uprsing Museum’, ‘POLIN museum’
Arrival at the airport to Warsaw, meet with bus driver at the airport. Transfer to the hotel Golden Tulip Warsaw Centre. Check-in. Pick-up from the hotel. Visit the Old Town of Warsaw, located just on the bank of Vistula river. Tour starts from Old Town, historic centre and oldest part of Warsaw. Founded in the 13th century as the prince’s castle, it is surrounded by walls. During World War II, 90% of it was destroyed, but thanks to its excellent restoration and recovery, in 1980 it was granted the status of a UNESCO World Heritage.
After a walk through the Old Town entrance to the Royal Castle. This magnificent building was the headquarters of the king and the authorities of the Poland Republic. Near the Castle there is the King Zygmunt III’s Column, the oldest and tallest no church monument in Warsaw was raised in 1644 by King Władysław IV. The monument stands 22 meters high with the actual figure of the King measuring 275 cm. After tour free time in the Old Town.
At early evening dinner at local restaurant in the city center, where we would enjoy local food specialities. After dinner, walk through the Old Town to Multimedia Fountain Park. It’s located in an enchanting place, near the Old Town and the Vistula. During Multimedia shows up to 30 thousand liters of water a minute stream out of 367 nozzles. The streams are lit with colorful light from nearly 300 LED reflectors. In time intervals, impressive laser animations appear on the mist from nebulised water.
Back to hotel by bus. Accommodation for the night.
After brakfasts transfer to Łazienki Garden. It is the biggest and most beautiful park in Warsaw (Łazienki Park) and one of the loveliest palace/ park locations in all of Europe. Łazienki Park, the favoured residence of Polish royalty, was constructed between 1774-1784, at the command of King Stanisław August Poniatowski. Park combines elements of a traditional French garden within the landscape of a classically English park. This is the centre of numerous natural, cultural and scientific events and sources of entertainment. Leisure time. Lunch at Restaurant Belvedere.
After a lunch we transfer to Chopins Museum. Museum is dedicated to Polish composer Frédéric Chopin. This mutimedia museum is one of the most modern museums in Poland. Its collections are displayed on five levels of exhibition space in 15 rooms.
In late afternoon return to the hotel. Free time until evening. Dinner at hotel. Accommodation for the night.
At last day we have some short history lesson. After breakfast we will visit Warsaw Uprising Museum. The Museum is a tribute of Warsaw’s residents to those who fought and died for independent Poland and its free capital. With the total area of more than 3000 m2, 800 exhibition items, approximately 1500 photographs, films and sound recordings, history of the days preceding the Rising is told. After two hours tour of museum lunch at local restantant.
After lunch visit at POLIN museum, which is a Museum of the History of Polish Jews. After visit at POLIN
tour to Palace of Culture and Science. Possibility for lift ride to the view point (at the top of building, 30th floor). The Palace of Culture and Science raised as a gift of Soviet Union nations’ although there was a rumour that it was ‘a gift from Stalin and a symbol of Soviet dominance. It is the most characteristic (and the tallest) building in Warsaw, standing at 231 meters.
After visit at Cultur Palace transfer to airport. Back to home.