Discover remarkable culture and history on your guided tour of Poland. Escape for nine days in the affordable and less-crowded off season to explore this country rich in proud tradition. Begin in Warsaw—gateway city between East and West—for remarkable sightseeing, from the 14th-century Cathedral of St. John to remnants of the Jewish ghetto. In the University town of Poznań, see the baroque St. Peter and Paul Cathedral and Old Market Square before dining on regional specialties. Learn about the turbulent history of Silesia and its historical capital, Wroclaw. Admire its fine patrician houses during a guided tour and a visit to the Market Square. Stop in Opole, one of Poland’s oldest cities, and continue to Czestochowa. Visit the Jasna Góra Monastery—home to the Black Madonna, venerated as the “Queen of Poland” and the country’s national symbol.As you travel to Krakow, stop at the Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camps for a guided tour of the notorious and chilling sites of the Holocaust. The following day, join a guided walk through Krakow’s historic Jewish center in the Kazimierz Quarter to enjoy its cafés, antique shops, and art galleries. Explore the Remuh Synagogue and 14th-century St. Mary’s Church before returning to Warsaw to conclude your off-season travel to Poland with a farewell dinner.
Highlights of Polish Escape
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Headsets throughout the tour.Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.
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January & March 2020 Travel
Auschwitz-Birkenau|Historic Centre of Krakow|Historic Centre of Warsaw
Full Buffet breakfast daily; 4 three-course dinners
ARRIVE IN WARSAW, POLAND Welcome to Warsaw! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at the hotel. (D)
WARSAW WARSAW Guided Sightseeing includes sights of St. John’s Cathedral. Free time this afternoon and evening. (B)
WARSAW–POZNAN POZNAN Guided Sightseeing includes St. Peter and Paul Cathedral. [LF] Dinner with regional specialties at a local restaurant (B,D) 199 mi/ 320 km
POZNAN–WROCLAWWROCLAW Sightseeing with a Local Guide includes Market Square. (B) 130 mi / 210 km
WROCLAW–OPOLE–CZESTOCHOWA OPOLE Stop in one of the oldest cities in Poland.CZESTOCHOWA Visit Jasna Góra Monastery. (B,D) 137 mi / 220 km
CZESTOCHOWA–AUSCHWITZ–BIRKENAU–KRAKOW AUSCHWITZ/BIRKENAU Visit the concentration camps. (B) 99 mi/ 160 km
KRAKOW KRAKOW Free time this morning. Guided sightseeing includes Kazimierz, the Old Jewish Quarter, Remuh Synagogue and St. Mary’s Church. (B)ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Krakow with an excursion to Wieliczka Salt Mines. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus.
KRAKOW–WARSAW WARSAW Farewell dinner at your hotel. (B,D) 205 mi / 330 km
WARSAW Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
|#||Air Start Date||Land Start Date||Land End Date||Land Only Price||Discount||Final||Departure Code||Status|
|1||Mercure Warszawa Grand||Mercure Grand is ideal for the business or leisure traveler. Enjoy quality accommodation, friendly service and most of what Warsaw has to offer, including the historic Old Town, luxurious shopping, Lazienki Park and The Royal Route. Very close proximity to public transport with easy access to Warsaw Central station. Come and discover the Mercure Grand.||Warsaw||Ul. Krucza 28||First-Class|
|2||Mercure Warsaw Centrum||Mercure Warsaw Centrum is located in the city center, right next to the Golden Terraces, the largest shopping center in Warsaw.||Warsaw||Ul.Zlota 48/54||First-Class|
|3||Mercure Centrum||This 4-star Hotel is located in the business part of the city close to Pozan Central Railway Station and features a fitness center and sauna on-site. Polish & international dishes are served in the restaurant and Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout. Classically designed guest rooms are spacious and feature wooden furniture in warm colors. Each room is air-conditioned, has coffee/tea making facilities, a work desk and mini-bar.||Poznan||Roosevelta, 20||Superior First-Class|
|4||Art Hotel||Set in 2 historic buildings, with parts dating from the 14th century. The elegant hotel interiors combine Renaissance and New Gothic style. Guest rooms are individually designed and have furniture and paintings by Polish artists, plus free Wi-Fi, and minibar. The on-site restaurant with its 18th-century murals, serves Polish and Italian cuisine. Other amenities include a gym, a seasonal garden, and art exhibits.||Wroclaw||Kielbanicza 20||First-Class|
|5||Mercure Czestochowa Centrum||The Mercure Czestochowa Centrum is located in the center of the city, near the Jasna Góra Pauline Monastery. The hotel offers 102 comfortable air-conditioned rooms. A real culinary revelation, Winestone delights with its wide choice of dishes and wines from around the world and are uncommon in Poland.||Czestochowa||2, Ks.J.Popieluszki Str.||First-Class|
|6||INX Design||This unique 118-room hotel reflects the Art Deco style of the Kazimierz district in which it is located and offers Free Wi-Fi access throughout. Dishes from around the world are served in the Kitchen restaurant while drinks can be enjoyed in the informal atmosphere of the colorful bar, there is also a gym and Finnish sauna.||Krakow||Starowislna Str. 91||First-Class|