Individualized and customized tours of Jewish centers in Poland--Lublin, Kazimierz Dolny, Krakow. Private guided tours including hotels and transportation.

DAY 1:
Arrive in WARSAW POLAND, transfer to the hotel. Half day guided tour of Warsaw, which was an important Jewish cultural and spiritual center. Visit to the most important Jewish sites in Warsaw like Jewish Cemetery, Nozyk Synagogue, Jewish Historical Institute, sites connected with Ghetto Uprising of 1943 and the Umschlagplatz.

DAY 2:
Transfer to Kazimierz Dolny and hotel. Afternoon guided walking tour of the old town and the Jewish sites: cemetery and the Old Town.
Highly recommended taking lunch in a Jewish Restaurant “U Fryzjera “ Afternoon transfer (45 min ride) to Lublin and hotel.
In Lublin exploring the Old Town on your own and dinner recommended in a Jewish Restaurant “Mandragora” located in the heart of the old city.

DAY 3:
Morning walking tour of Lublin . Visit to the Jewish Museum, Jewish Cemetery and Jewish Trail around the Old Town.
Lunch in a Jewish restaurant recommended below.
Afternoon transfer to Krakow and hotel by train (5 hours ride) or private transportation if requested.

DAY 4:
Full day private guided tour -- first the Jewish Quarter, synagogues and Jewish museums, including the Galicja Museum (and if possible tour conducted by museum’s director), (recommend taking lunch at one of the Jewish restaurants located in the Jewish Quarter); after lunch, private guided tour continues to Krakow Old town and exteriors of the Wawel.

DAY 5:
Transportation to and guided tour of AUSCHWITZ lunch there or back in Krakow. Afternoon free in Krakow, or optional excursion to Tarnow, an important center of Jewish life. For evening highly recommended Klezmer Jewish music concert in one of the restaurants in a Jewish Quarter.

DAY 6:
Transfer to the airport if leaving Krakow by air; or, transfer to central train station for train trip to Warsaw and taxi to airport (train and taxi included in tour).

  • Any of this tours can be extended or shorten depending of the interests of the participants—go to Excursions or go to other Jewish sites

Suggested Jewish Restaurants:
All of them have atmosphere of the pre-war nostalgia

Krakow
Ariel

Alef Arka Noego
Klezmer Hois

Lublin
Mandragorapub

Kazimierz Dolny
U Fryzjera