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Book thru the foundation!

I booked a tour through the Nowa Huta Foundation. It was wonderful! Our guide lives there and grew... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
ReneeS
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Oakland, California
Trabant trip to Nowa Huta

Thank you for such a memorable trip! Our guides were fantastic ❤️ And they speaked great English T... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
478teemup
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The communism tour of Nowa Huta is a guided tour of the former communist town of Nowa Huta - nowadays a quarter of Cracow. It is an alternative tour, irreplaceble to discover a communist history of Poland, the social-realistic architecture and many...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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ul. Szeroka 30, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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+48 515 600 301
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

I booked a tour through the Nowa Huta Foundation. It was wonderful! Our guide lives there and grew up there. The stories were fascinating. We went into the underground bunker and had a great lunch of traditional polish food at a Soviet style restaurant. Highly...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Thank you for such a memorable trip! Our guides were fantastic ❤️ And they speaked great English T. Nina and company

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Another great tour. Our 2 guides were very informative and we learnt so much about the history of Krakow in a fun way.

Thank Lindley75
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Jerry from the Free Walking Tour took us out to Nowa Huta. A guide is highly recommended as there is so much history about this place. If you have time there is a Nuclear Bunker tour, but unfortunately we did not book online in advance....More

Thank WilsonC88
Reviewed 3 October 2017

After you have plucked up the courage to get into the car. (It is safe), you can start the 2.5Hrs excursion. As you start a trip which goes back to the communist era of Poland. You travel to the Nowa Huta district, which is probably...More

2  Thank pas1969
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Our quirky trip in a 1970's Polska Fiat was really fascinating. Our wonderful " petrol head" guide had spent the first ten years of his life in a Poland under Soviet rule and had until recently lived in the Communist constructed area of Nowa Huta....More

1  Thank ValerieHowland
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We loved this tour. Fun, informative and some great photo opportunities. Vdka and gherkins in a 1960s flat watching a propaganda video on a tiny TV is not something many tours offer! But the highlight was parking the Trabant in different locations to create photos...More

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

To be honest, there isn't a great amount to actually 'see' on this tour. A lot of the places visited, you could walk past in the street and not look twice. With that said however, our guide was absolutely fantastic, bringing the communist era to...More

1  Thank VanillaMochi
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My children ages 5 and 12 and I went on the Communism Tour of Nowa Huta by Trabant. Our tour guide was amazing and we all learned so much about Poland, World War II, the Communist era, and now the free Poland. The Trabant is...More

1  Thank smlkennedy
Reviewed 2 April 2017

As with all guided tours, your experience depends on your guide. Our guide, while very friendly and fluent in English, was young (meaning her experiences of Communist Poland were hearsay from parents and grandparents), and obviously viewed this as simply a job. She knew little...More

1  Thank Rick C
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