2.5 hoursStart time
Your hotel in Central Krakow. (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details).
Alternate Location: Central stop – the bus park at 11 Powiśle Street (ul. Powiśle 11), situated on the opposite side of the Sheraton Hotel.
Your hotel in Central Krakow
You will be picked up from centrally located hotels in Krakow in a coach.
The tour starts in Central Square, in the very heart of Nowa Huta, near which an enormous statue of the city’s patron – Lenin – used to stand.
Proceed towards Steelworks – now owned by the ‘Mittal Steel Company’. Admire the size of the factory and learn about its history as you pass by.
Visit the Museum of Nowa Huta, which holds exhibitions dedicated to the history and tradition of the city.
See the Nowa Huta Cross which symbolises the bloody fight for the establishment of a church in the town. Visit the ‘Lord’s Ark Church’.
The final stop of the tour is at the Monument Commemorating the Site of Bogdan Wlosik’s Death, which is dedicated to all victims of Martial Law, imposed in Poland in 1981.
The journey comes to an end in a typical communist era bar, where over a drink, you’ll discover more about the absurdities of life under the communist rule.
You will be dropped back to your original point of pick-up in Krakow.
Note: Pick up schedule from various locations in the city centre. Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If your hotel is not mentioned in attachment we will advise you on the most convenient pick up point when your tour is confirmed.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
Great fun and so varied. Quite an experience beign driven by Trabant. The town is interesting, guide excellent. enjoyed the lunch in the milk bar. A fantastic way to end a trip...
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