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Visited in new years, with all the family. Rootka took us by Kia Sportage to visit Lubling and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tal b
via mobile
Meaningful experience with wonderful people - Hope to return.

Agata, Joanna and Tal provide a high quality program. Their Shtetl Routes Tour- Lublin Region in... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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ROOTKA is a travel agency based in Lublin, Poland, specializing in tailor-made tours and bookings related to Jewish heritage sites in Poland, Ukraine and Belarus. We organize trips to cities, towns, shtetls and memorial sites with guiding in...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lublin 20-111, Poland
+48 720 885 533
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in new years, with all the family. Rootka took us by Kia Sportage to visit Lubling and nearby country side. Visited different festivals and farmers market. We enjoy great explanations on the histori of every place

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Agata, Joanna and Tal provide a high quality program. Their Shtetl Routes Tour- Lublin Region in late July/Early August was a once in a lifetime experience. Their knowledge is vast and their love for the area, it's history and the people who come to visit...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I joined The Rootka Shtetl Tour, organised by Agata Radkowska-Parka, in Ukraine in August 2018. Agata was the perfect host and organised a number of tour guides, local historians and translators to provide a very comprehensive introduction to the Jewish world of former Galicia. She...More

2  Thank Barry F
Reviewed 31 July 2018

My husband and I visited Krakow, Lublin and Warsaw, Poland in July 2018. We only had two days in each city, so we wanted to make the most of our time. Our goal was to get an overview of each city and focus on historic...More

2  Thank WriterBKS
Reviewed 23 July 2018

My Mum emailed Agata asking for a private tour of Lublin. My Grandma is from a small town nearby called Niemce and we wanted to learn more about the area she is from. Agata took us around the Old Town and we learned a lot...More

1  Thank Kyle T
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We asked Agata and Rootka tours to organise a visit to Wohyn and Radzyn (two small towns) from Lublin. They (Agata and her colleague Jakub) knew exactly where to take us and to show us all the Jewish sites remaining as well as explaining what...More

1  Thank PeterRlondon
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Rootka is reliable and knowlegable at a reasonable cost. You won't go wrong with them. Went with Agata on a Jewish heritage tour of Lublin last week and they delivered everything they promised. They are also very responsive in communicating before the trip.

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Rootka was awesome. I have led many student groups to Europe and the Middle East. In general, I don't use tour guides. But I knew Alon (one of Rootka's guides) and felt confident that his company would offer a fresh and un-canned look at pre-war,...More

Thank jeffbK7713GF
Reviewed 28 April 2018

I was in seminar which made by Rootka April 22-26, 2018. The team is great, the logistic was great. I learnt a lot. I recommend every on who wants to make a good tour in Lublin to contact Rootka its a great experience. Agata, Johhana...More

Thank yaronavty
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Agata turned a simple half-day stroll around Lublin into an experience I will never forget. Intelligent informative and careful from the outset to understand my interests it was both great fun and extremely moving. Beyond the half day tour I also got excellent guidance on...More

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