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Private Warsaw Highlights tour

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Stop At: Plac Marszalka Jozefa Pilsudskiego, Warsaw Poland

We will start our trip at Piłsudskiego Square - one of the most important squares in Warsaw. This place has been a witness to many important events in the history of Poland.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw Poland

Visit the most turistic street in Warsaw

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy), Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw Poland

We will get to know the history of Sigismund's column, the Royal Castle.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Old Town, Warsaw Poland

We will travel back in time visiting the Old Town reconstructed after World War II - part of the UNESCO World Heritage List. We will get to know the history of the Warsaw mermaid.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Monument to the Warsaw Uprising Fighters, Krasinski Square, Warsaw Poland

We will learn about the history of the world's only Underground State and the history of Warsaw heroes.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, ul. Mordechaja Anielewicza 6, Warsaw 00-157 Poland

The history of Warsaw heroes, and we will touch the 1000-year history of the Jewish community in Poland.

Stop At: Pomnik Bohaterow Getta, ul. Zamenhofa 11, Warsaw 00-001 Poland

We will touch the 1000-year history of the Jewish community in Poland.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Palace of Culture and Science, Plac Defilad 1, Warsaw 00-110 Poland

We will end the tour in the city center - the place where "past" connects with "now" and aims at "the future". Warsaw is full of interesting contrasts.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up and drop off possible only from accomodation in Warsaw.
Duration
3h
Return Details
It depends on a client.
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Transport by vintage minivan
  • Private tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Amazing stories about the most important things and places in Warsaw
Exclusions
  • Visit in the Top terrace of the Palace of Culture and Science (+20 pln per person) - payment at the guide
  • Tour guide set (+8 pln per person)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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By: Adventure Warsaw
909 Reviews
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asm_iceland
Reykjavik, Iceland
32
Highly recommend this tour
A tour with in the mini-van is an experience I´d be sorry to miss during a Warsaw visit. We went on a private one and it was fun, interesting and our guide Barek was very knowledgeable about the history of Warsaw and the society and gladly answered any questions we had.
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macarilla
Denver, Colorado
121
Wonderful tour
Jack provided A wonderful history filled tour through Warsaw today. It was a blast in his throwback communist vehicle. We enjoyed a wonderful lunch at the Milk Bar! Jack even indulge just in some Polish tunes while driving in the car. Highly recommend this tour!
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Jóhanna Björk S
Reykjavík
42
Add it to you "must do" list
We had a great time on a private "BEST OF WARSAW" trip with Barek. He told us about the city with such brilliant insights into the society and culture, history and precent. And what a fun way to do it! I would go so far to include a trip like this on the MUST DO list.
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cwalts
Arizona
28489
Fun off the beaten path tour
Jazek, our guide was a blast and the tour in the vintage minibus was truly unexpected. We covered a lot of areas and all the while Jazek told stories/history and often he sang to us. Everything from rock and roll to raucous Polish drinking songs. That was worth the trip alone.
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springtheory1
10
Really fun tour, especially because of the great guide
Wow! Fascinating experience riding around in an old minivan with a really funny guide (without trying to be) who seemed more like an absent minded professor intent in giving us the best info possible. The contrasts we saw in Warsaw are thought-provoking, and the restaurant visit felt like an authentic local experience.
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373susanq
2823
Wonderful history lesson in a cool van
I fancied a tour around Warsaw but wondered how to convince my partner to try one, when I spotted this one in a vintage Communist van. As they are a massive fan of vintage vans it was no trouble conceiving him this was the trip for us. We were picked up by Pablo in a pink van from our hotel and had a wonderful few hours touring around the communist sights around Warsaw. Pablo a local, who was a boy during communist rule was amazing and a real insight in to what it was like to live through the period and how things have changed during his lifetime and how things are going to be in the future. He also was kind enough to drop us off where we wanted in Praga. It was a wonderful time and very surprising especially the Scandinavian log cabins village in the centre of the city. It felt like a country hippy paradise in the city.
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Sylvester W
20
Amazing guided tour
We were 6 guys from Denmark on this trip. Our guide Arthur was very informative and funny. He took us to places of Warsaw, that we would never have seen on our own. The lunch at a Milk bar is highly recommended and tasted wonderful. Do not miss the chance to go on a trip like this. Thanks to the booking agency and the guide - I hope to see you again some day.
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IanF1965
20
Off the beaten track
Enjoyed the tour. Showed more than the tourists normally see. Milk Bar was a real eye opener. Michael was excellent. If a little fast walker lol. Only gripe was we booked and had old brochure from tourist information. But tour sorted out
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Molly T
Harlem NYC
31
Highly recommended
Not only will you visit areas you might not normally know about or seek out, you’ll go in courtyards and down streets that you didn’t know could be accessed. Our guide, Michal, was informative and funny. He gave a great sense of the transformation of Warsaw before WWII and during and after communism. Milk bar lunch was delicious. And the magic Nysa van is fun!
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Tandil19
21379
Great little trip.
Firstly a huge thanks to Adam. Our trip was on the anniversary of WW2 with roads blocked & he could have easily cancelled. He gave me instructions of the new meeting point and was there to meet us. The little Nysa of his, she did some work and needs some mechanical gearbox love..lol. Adam was flexible on the tour and very informative, passionate and friendly about Warsaw History. The lunch was very traditional and overall this tour is well worth it.
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Jessica L
10
Excellent Tour!
Really interesting tour and we had a great guide! Would definitely recommend. We saw a lot of things we would not have come across otherwise. The milk bar was also very good.
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girliesclub
10
So happy!
A few days ago, my friends and I booked that tour with retro van and we couldn't be happier of our experience. Artur, our guide, is native from Warsaw and just knows everything about his city! he is very passionate, funny and proud of his origins. So a very good guide:-) We can only recommend to book a tour with Adventure Warsaw, they're fantastic.
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cathydavies2015
London, United Kingdom
415
Fascinating insight.
A great way if getting 'behind the scenes' in Warsaw. Amazing little can, charming knowledgeable guide who was clearly very proud of her polish history. Thoroughly recommend.
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AJ W
London, United Kingdom
10
Communist tour by Artur was excellent!
My wife and I had the pleasure of joining the Communism tour led by Artur. We happened to be the only people in the morning tour so we were lucky enough to get a very attentive treatment. Artur was very passionate about teaching about Warsaw and it showed during the tour. We had a lovely time and learned a lot. Dziękuje bardzo, Artur!
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Jessica S
21
Absolutely the best tour!
Amazing tour guide who keep the information extremely interesting! The stop at the milk bar for lunch was one of the best parts!
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