Kraków - Auschwitz-Birkenau - Wroclaw - Boleslawiec
Itinerary (subject to change)
Departure 7:00 pm from Boeblingen, Panzerkaserne PX parking lot; 8:00 pm Autohof Ramstein Shell Autohof (€ 5/day parking fee); 8:30 pm Kaiserslautern Daennerplatz Kleberkaserne P&R parking lot; 9:45 pm Wiesbaden, Hainerberg, Washingtonstreet corner J.F. Kennedy Str., bus stop (near new PX). Overnight travel through Germany and Poland.
Morning arrival in Kraków for breakfast (extra) followed by a walking sightseeing tour to see the Wawel Castle and Cathedral on the Wisla river, Kanonicza street, the Renaissance Cloth Hall with it ’s shopping arcades, the Gothic town hall, St.Mary church and the Florian’s Gate. Free time to explore and shop in the city center before checking in our 4-star downtown hotel. Your guide will make suggestions for a nice dinner. Don ’t forget to check out the great nightlife in downtown pubs and discos!
Breakfast is included in the hotel. Day free for shopping and sightseeing on your own, or join us on an optional half day tour to the spectacular salt mines (extra)! Unbelievable workmanship has been carved in the depths of a working salt mine. Along the way will can experience the quaint countryside and see additional sites of Kraków. This evening join your guide for a dinner in the Jewish district of Kraków (extra).
After breakfast and check-out, we depart for Auschwitz-Birkenau, the sight of the former concentration camp. A local guide will conduct an in-depth tour of the camp (NEW in 2020! We recommend to book early, latest until the 15th of May to guarantee your ticket for Auschwitz!) In the afternoon we continue on to Wroclaw, an exceptional city of 12 islands and 112 bridges. Check into our 5-star downtown hotel (10 minute walk to the market square) with free time on your own and dinner (extra).
Breakfast and check-out before we start the city tour of Wroclaw highlighting: the Odra River, the splendid gothic Town Hall, the Opera, Saint John the Baptist Cathedral and the Tumski Bridge. Late morning departure for Boleslawiec, the famous Polish pottery town. Time for shopping (appr. 2 hours) before we depart for Germany, with late night / early morning arrival at boarding points.