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Kraków to Warsaw along the Vistula

  • 4
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POLE 06
Duration
8 days / 7 nights
Price
From 920€
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Price calculator last updated: January 13.06.2024,

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Minimum participants: 4 persons

Note: Minimum number of participants 4
The Vistula is the longest river in Poland and connects important historical cities of Poland such as Kraków, Warsaw and Gdańsk. The queen of Polish rivers is a natural river. It forms a landscape that can no longer be found anywhere else in Europe. Their course was hardly regulated; one can still observe the formation of islands and the washing out of the shores. It crosses the whole country from the Beskids in the south to Gdańsk in the north. The Vistula is home to many mammals. Here you can meet the rare otters, as well as numerous beavers and muskrats. But the greatest wealth of the river is its birds - here you can meet both the most species at once, as well as rare and endangered bird species. If you want to get to know the world on the Vistula, we offer you an eight-day bike tour from Kraków to Warsaw along the Vistula. On the way you will visit old and historical places such as the medieval town of Sandomierz and the Renaissance castle of Baranów. The Vistula still flows unregulated in its riverbed today. The local nature and bird sanctuaries offer the opportunity to observe nature. At the beginning of the trip, you can also take a detailed tour of Kraków, the "Florence of the North".

 

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GUIDED TOUR: Krakow-Warsaw along the Vistula

Individual arrival in Kraków. Check-in at the 3* hotel in the Old Town in Kraków. evening to
free disposal.

Overnight place: Krakow

After breakfast, information discussion and handover of travel documents at the starting hotel in Krakow. We then set off on a 3-hour city tour (incl.) through the historic old town with its characteristic lute shape and collect our first impressions. We start at the huge market square (approx. 40.000m2), one of the most beautiful squares in Europe, which is surrounded by restored patrician houses, the town hall tower and the small Romanesque church of St. Adalbert. The landmarks of Krakow are the Cloth Hall (so-called Sukiennice) in the middle of the square and the famous Gothic St. Mary's Church, from whose tower the Tower Song is played every day. Inside the St. Mary's Church is the most beautiful gem of the churches in Krakow: the St. Mary's Altar by Veit Stoss. Optional lunch break and a short transfer towards Niepołomice. In the afternoon a bike ride through the Niepolomice jungle to Hebdów near Nowe Brzesko. 

Overnight place: Hebdów/Niepołomice

Castle Hotel Śmiłowice

Today we are driving through a lonely area where life is still unhurried and with which
nature works together. After breakfast a bike ride along the Vistula from Nowe Brzesko to Zalipie. We cycle the last kilometers through small beautiful villages to Zalipie, where we visit the museum of "painting houses" (optional). Optional coffee break and meeting with an artist. Then bus transfer to Baranów Sandomierski. Baranów Castle is a world-class architectural monument; he used the Kraków Wawel Castle as a model. Dinner at the castle.

Overnight place: Baranów Sandomierski

After breakfast optional tour of the castle rooms in Baranów Sandomierski, before we cycle on narrow streets along the Vistula to Sandomierz in the morning. The town is in a wine-growing region and you can visit a winery along the way for a wine tasting. In the afternoon, optional visit to one of the oldest cities in Poland, Sandomierz, which, like Rome, is situated on 7 hills on the Vistula. First the old town and then the attraction of Sandomierz – the underground corridors and rooms.
 

Overnight place: Sandomierz

After breakfast we cycle through small villages along the Vistula to Annopol. On the way we relax at the Vistula. Interesting nature observations are possible thanks to many nature and bird sanctuaries. In the afternoon we continue cycling to Józefów or Piotrawin. The hotel is situated on the Vistula.

Overnight place: Józefów on the Vistula / Piotrawin

After breakfast we cycle along the Vistula in the direction of Kazimierz Dolny on the Vistula. Our path leads us through orchards and blooming gardens. Optional: in the afternoon we visit Kazimierz - a beautiful town on the Vistula. In the 17th and 18th centuries, Kazimierz was an important Vistula port for the export of Polish grain. The many memories are still in use; today, however, very often as guesthouses or hotels. Kazimierz is a former Stetl - Jewish town.

Overnight place: Kazimierz Dolny

After breakfast, bus transfer to Góra Kalwaria. Little Jerusalem is an ideal starting point for today's bike tour. We cycle along the Vistula to Warsaw. In the afternoon you can see Wilanów, the summer residence of King Jan III Sobieski. Check-in at a 3* or 4* hotel near the old town. Optional: a one-hour stroll through the city with a guided tour of the lively old town, ending with a farewell dinner in a beautiful restaurant in the old town.

Overnight place: Warschau

After breakfast individual journey home or extension in Warsaw.

Overnight place: Warschau

  • 7 nights, including breakfast
  • Half board - from breakfast on the 2nd day to breakfast on the departure day 8th day; Dinner on the 1st day is in Krakow and on the 7th day in Warsaw not included in the price
  • Bus attendant from Kraków/Krakow on the 2nd day to Warszawa/Warsaw on the 7th day
  • Luggage transfer from the 2nd day in Krakow to Warsaw on the 7th day
  • City tour in Krakow on day 2
  • Bus transfers according to the program
  • 1 map and detailed travel documents
  • 7-day service hotline

Basic price in € per person

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Note: To book this tour you need at least 4 participants.
Double room including breakfast Cat. I/Cat. II
01.06.2024 - 31.08.2024 920,00 €
Single room including breakfast Cat. I/Cat. II
01.06.2024 - 31.08.2024 1.130,00 €

Rental bikes

  • 7 gear with coaster brakeemse/ 21-speed with freewheel + bike bag for day luggage (price per bike): 70,00 €
  • E-bike (price per bike): 220,00 €

Additional Services

  • Bringing your own bike (price per bike, entire tour): 30,00 €
  • Dinner in Krakow (price per person): €28,00
  • Museum of “Painting Houses” in Zalipie (Price per person): €6,00
  • Coffee break in Zalipie (price per person): €8,00
  • Wine tasting in Sandomierz (price per person): €17,00
  • City tour in Warsaw (price per person): €20,00
  • Dinner in Warsaw on the 7st day (price per person): 28,00 €

Krakow

Room price per person Cat. I/Cat. II
Doppelzimmer inkl. Frühstück 65,00 €
Einzelzimmer inkl. Frühstück 90,00 €

Warschau

Room price per person Cat. I/Cat. II Category I / double room
Doppelzimmer inkl. Frühstück 65,00 €
Einzelzimmer inkl. Frühstück 90,00 €

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POL 06

Kraków to Warsaw along the Vistula

Duration
8 days
Overnight stays
7 nights
Overnight stays
about 275 km
  • 4

Saturday June 01.06st; June 15.06th; June 29.06th; July 13.07th; July 27.07th; 17.08/31.08.2024 and August ,

Note: To book this tour you need at least 4 participants.

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Basic price in € per person * 2024 Cat. I/Cat. II
Double room including breakfast From €920
Single room including breakfast From €1130

Attention: This trip is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

Train: 

  • at Krakow Central Station
  • from Warsaw Central Station

Parking: 

public parking garages or parking spaces free of charge/chargeable (information without guarantee, subject to availability, no advance reservation possible, payable on site)

General tip for traveling by car

You can easily find a large overview of parking spaces on the external website www.parkopedia.de . view

Rooms with shower/toilet or bath/toilet

Category 1/2 = comfort/premium (mixed category)

This is a mixture of pensions and middle-class hotels, as well as first-class hotels with mostly 3*** and 4**** level (according to DEHOGA) or comparable. You can expect a rich breakfast buffet, comfortable rooms and a cozy ambience.
The accommodations are mostly in a central location.

Minimum number of participants: 4 people

Not included: Cultural tax, bed tax, arrival and departure, transfers, excursions, entrance and sightseeing fees, city maps, ferry fees, insurance, tips and personal expenses

This trip/s is/are not suitable for people with reduced mobility.

General information

Not included in the price: Cultural development tax, bed tax, arrival and departure, transfers, excursions, entrance and sightseeing fees, city maps, ferry fees, insurance, tips and personal expenses.
This trip is not suitable for people with reduced mobility. Maps presented are for illustrative purposes only and do not reflect geographical reality.

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