Travel to Poland
Upon arriving in Kraków, you will be met by our local representative in the arrivals area of the airport before being transferred to your hotel.
You will have the remainder of the afternoon at leisure to relax and enjoy the facilities in your hotel.
Kraków City Tour
Half day guided walking tour of Krakow with professional guide with entrances to Wawel Cathedral, Royal Tombs, Sigismond’s Bell and St. Mary’s Church included.
Krakow almost guarantees a white Christmas, so wrap up warm and head to the glittering Christmas Markets where stallholders sell a variety of different crafts, foods and Christmas decorations.
Today will be free for shopping and sightseeing of your own choice. Your guide will be happy to suggest places of interest to see and visit.
Spend time exploring glittering Christmas markets, eating Pierogi, drinking the luscious hot chocolate and wandering around the Cloth hall for last minute gifts.
If you would like to visit Auschwitz or Wieliczka Salt Mines this can be arranged locally or pre booked early before your departure, ask our staff for more details.
Auschwitz this devastating place is where thousands of people were held and lost their lives during World war II. You will learn tales of former prisoners - including Anne and Otto Frank - see the gas chambers, and learn about how the camp was eventually liberated.
Also popular, the Wieliczka Salt Mines (UNESCO Heritage Site), contain a labyrinth of underground tunnels all shaped by hand and cut out from the salt. There are altars and chapels, including the highlight, the Chapel of the Blessed Kinga, where Mass is sometimes celebrated.
Today you will have a full day excursion to Zakopane a resort town at the foot of the Tatras Mountains. Enjoy a short guided walk through its charming centre and take in the unique folk atmosphere and scenic landscape. The large market along Krópówki Street sells a variety of local crafts and products. You will have the afternoon at leisure to shop or further sight-see at your own pace before transferring back to your hotel in Krakow.
Check out of your hotel and travel to Kraków Airport, with guide assistance, for your return flight.