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Visiting the Auschwitz and Birkenau Museum with tour guide
Departing from Krakow, you will go to discover the dark history of Europe during World War II - Auschwitz Memorial and Museum which was the largest concentration camp in Poland built by the Nazis. You will visit with tour guide the entire Auschwitz II Birkenau. After visiting this camp you will go to explore museum Auschwitz I which including among others watchtowers, barracks exhibitions, personal artifacts belonging to prisoners and learn about the living conditions and the tragic fate of people during the war.
Tour to Auschwitz and Birkenau
You will get to visit the most infamous Nazi concentration and extermination camp.We will speak about the tragedy which happened during WWII. After a short introduction at our meeting point , I will take you in my comfortable van to the museum where you will see the remains of the crematories , the unloading ramp and exhibitions with evidence of the crimes .This tour is for guests who want to improve their knowledge about what happened during WWII,its consequences and about the victims - based on an exhibition consisting the undeniable evidence of the crime. This is a a once in a lifetime chance to discuss what truly happened in Auschwitz. You will have the opportunity to see a big part of the exhibition that is not available for visitors that come in the morning .This is a skip the line and no rush tour. This is a audio guided and self guided tour (which is the most informative tour available). THIS IS THE FIRST EXPERIENCE TO AUSCHWITZ ON AIRBNB. Our meeting point is on Wielopole 2 but for your convenience I can pick you up at your place of accomodation if possible. See you soon!
Pierogi - polish dumplings - class
I want to invite you for PIEROGI COOKING CLASS to my private apartment located in the city center. We will start slow with conversation over a tea and snacks. I will tell you about Krakow, jewish district and history of the buidling that I live in (I am working on a documentary about the owner). Then we will make traditional polish dumplings (using my family recipe) with cheese and potatoe and the second kind with a seasonal product. I will be explaining you all the steps and also telling you stories about all the products, polish customs and my personal experiences. Don't worry, if you don't cook much - I am here to help you and guide you. I promise you - you will make delicious pierogi! At the end we will eat pierogi with my Mom's pickles and talk more about history, politics, culture, people, traditions of my country and anything you are interested in. Every guest will get my e-book "Travel to Poland from your kitchen" with recipes for pierogi and other traditional polish meals and my recommendations for what to do in the area. Other things to note Pierogi are vegetarian, but not vegan (cheese, butter)
TasteVodka - Polish Vodka Tasting Tour
We kick things off at the first bar with a big spread of Polish style tapas. Think fresh crusty breads, tasty cured meats, smoked and salted mountain cheeses. With the food you’ll be sampling two incredible and historic Polish clear vodkas while taking our crash course in vodka history, production and culture. There's lots of funny stories and we keep the history short and sweet although us guides will be more than happy to go into more detail throughout the tour. We’ll then take you on an adventure through the cobblestone streets of Kraków’s UNESCO World Heritage Old Town to explore the city’s hidden vodka bars and cafes. You’ll step back in time through the doors of a communist era shot bar, explore one of Europe’s only home-made flavoured vodka cafes and get cosy in a hole-in-the wall candlelit vodka bar boasting more than one-hundred varieties. The flavoured vodkas really are mind-blowingly good and there's more than two-hundred varieties stocked by the bars on the tour. At the end of the tour we'll be stopping off to check out the city’s best Pierogi in our favourite foodie joint, perfect to soak up all the vodka and make sure you're not too wobbly on your feet :) Other things to note Please do not arrive intoxicated. It is illegal for you to be served. Persons under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and cannot participate in the consumption of alcohol on the tour.
Pierogi Power Cooking Class
Our culinary meeting takes place in Salwator, one of Krakow's prettiest and most historical areas, not far from the Old Town – about 12 min by tram and 10 by taxi. Our cooking class will start with a welcome drink (tea and coffee) in the kitchen, followed by putting on aprons (which I provide) and washing our hands (disinfectant is also provided). I will then give a very brief introduction to the history of Polish cuisine in general and the pierogi in particular. Then, together we’ll prepare the dough and the filling together, learning the secrets of making that special flavour. Once ready with these, we’ll fill the dough parcels with the filling and make the pierogi. Each participant will have their own board to prepare these dumplings, and I am on hand to assist at every stage. Once prepared, we’ll start cooking the pierogi and… start eating them! There will be plenty to go around, and no-one will be left hungry. Finally, we’ll share some of my home-made cheesecake with salty caramel sauce, together with fresh coffee or tea.

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Visiting the Auschwitz and Birkenau Museum with tour guide
Departing from Krakow, you will go to discover the dark history of Europe during World War II - Auschwitz Memorial and Museum which was the largest concentration camp in Poland built by the Nazis. You will visit with tour guide the entire Auschwitz II Birkenau. After visiting this camp you will go to explore museum Auschwitz I which including among others watchtowers, barracks exhibitions, personal artifacts belonging to prisoners and learn about the living conditions and the tragic fate of people during the war.
Tour to Auschwitz and Birkenau
You will get to visit the most infamous Nazi concentration and extermination camp.We will speak about the tragedy which happened during WWII. After a short introduction at our meeting point , I will take you in my comfortable van to the museum where you will see the remains of the crematories , the unloading ramp and exhibitions with evidence of the crimes .This tour is for guests who want to improve their knowledge about what happened during WWII,its consequences and about the victims - based on an exhibition consisting the undeniable evidence of the crime. This is a a once in a lifetime chance to discuss what truly happened in Auschwitz. You will have the opportunity to see a big part of the exhibition that is not available for visitors that come in the morning .This is a skip the line and no rush tour. This is a audio guided and self guided tour (which is the most informative tour available). THIS IS THE FIRST EXPERIENCE TO AUSCHWITZ ON AIRBNB. Our meeting point is on Wielopole 2 but for your convenience I can pick you up at your place of accomodation if possible. See you soon!
Pierogi Cooking Class with Market Shopping and Local Snacks
You'll be welcomed into my kitchen to master the typical Polish skill - PIEROGI making. I will be pleased to introduce you to the most famous and delicious Polish dish which is pierogi (dumplings). First, we will meet in Kraków's Old Town and walk through the oldest operating marketplace in town. It is a place to be, not only because of the great amount of fresh, local products but also because of its vibrant and unique atmosphere with some great hidden gems! After we buy what we need the most (and also what we can't help but try - so fresh and tasty!) we will have a short walk to my apartment. There you'll be treated to some local snacks and drinks and we will start cooking. We will go through the whole process of pierogi making, from making the dough, preparing the filling and creating special shapes of the dough, and finally eating! Primarily we will prepare pierogi with the most known filling - fresh cottage cheese, potatoes, and caramelized onions. During the experience, I will share my knowledge of Kraków, Poland, and polish culinary traditions. I will give you my personal recommendations of what to try while visiting Kraków and give you some hints of what to do and where to go to feel like a true local. The main goal of the experience? Food hedonism! (Please note that on Sundays the market is closed but instead I'm preparing some extra treats! Go ahead & ask me!)
Auschwitz Birkenau Guided Tour & Evening Krakow Walking Tour
During this tour we are going to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau. Former Nazi concentration camp now turned into a UNESCO World Heritage Sites-listed museum. During this tour from Krakow of approximately 7 hours, you'll have the opportunity to discover the history of the Holocaust and World War II in Poland in group up to 30 people. A professional, English-speaking guide will provide you with all the valuable insights in the campsites and on your way to Auschwitz. Moreover, you will have the chance to prepare yourself for the visit with a short documentary film "The liberation of Auschwitz” screened in your shared car. You will be picked up from Radisson Blu Hotel. Please be aware that the guidance is performed by a professional licensed guide - not a host. It is so due to Museum regulations. Attending Auschwitz Birkenau Guided Tour you are allowed to take (free of charge) an 1 hour Evening Old Town Guided Walking Tour which Starts daily at 7:00 pm at Plac Matejki Square in Krakow.Guide will wait for you by the Grunwald Monument. Just arriave at the meeting point at Plac Matejki Square and show your Auschwitz Birkenau voucher.
Traditional Polish Folk Show with unlimited food and drinks
Spend an unforgettable evening in a splendid scenery, accompanied by traditional Polish music, and consume traditional Polish dishes and drinks. Folk Show means: – traditional songs and dances performed by a Cracovian folk ensemble – possibility to learn about the Polish culture and cuisine in a nutshell – meals prepared in accordance with traditional Polish cuisine recipes – tasty foods, great fun and unforgettable experience – free transfer
Pierogi - polish dumplings - class
I want to invite you for PIEROGI COOKING CLASS to my private apartment located in the city center. We will start slow with conversation over a tea and snacks. I will tell you about Krakow, jewish district and history of the buidling that I live in (I am working on a documentary about the owner). Then we will make traditional polish dumplings (using my family recipe) with cheese and potatoe and the second kind with a seasonal product. I will be explaining you all the steps and also telling you stories about all the products, polish customs and my personal experiences. Don't worry, if you don't cook much - I am here to help you and guide you. I promise you - you will make delicious pierogi! At the end we will eat pierogi with my Mom's pickles and talk more about history, politics, culture, people, traditions of my country and anything you are interested in. Every guest will get my e-book "Travel to Poland from your kitchen" with recipes for pierogi and other traditional polish meals and my recommendations for what to do in the area. Other things to note Pierogi are vegetarian, but not vegan (cheese, butter)
Auschwitz-Birkenau tour with guide
Join us and visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camps. I will pick you up from your accommodation and we will go to the museum. When we get there, after a short break you will start discovering one of the darkest parts of European history. Your guide will take you through this dramatic story. First you will visit Auschwitz camp, then Birkenau camp after a short break. After your tour, I will drop you off back to your accommodation or any location indicated by you in the city center. The entire tour of the Auschwitz and Birkenau camps is with a professional guide. See you soon
TasteVodka - Polish Vodka Tasting Tour
We kick things off at the first bar with a big spread of Polish style tapas. Think fresh crusty breads, tasty cured meats, smoked and salted mountain cheeses. With the food you’ll be sampling two incredible and historic Polish clear vodkas while taking our crash course in vodka history, production and culture. There's lots of funny stories and we keep the history short and sweet although us guides will be more than happy to go into more detail throughout the tour. We’ll then take you on an adventure through the cobblestone streets of Kraków’s UNESCO World Heritage Old Town to explore the city’s hidden vodka bars and cafes. You’ll step back in time through the doors of a communist era shot bar, explore one of Europe’s only home-made flavoured vodka cafes and get cosy in a hole-in-the wall candlelit vodka bar boasting more than one-hundred varieties. The flavoured vodkas really are mind-blowingly good and there's more than two-hundred varieties stocked by the bars on the tour. At the end of the tour we'll be stopping off to check out the city’s best Pierogi in our favourite foodie joint, perfect to soak up all the vodka and make sure you're not too wobbly on your feet :) Other things to note Please do not arrive intoxicated. It is illegal for you to be served. Persons under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and cannot participate in the consumption of alcohol on the tour.
Pierogi Power Cooking Class
Our culinary meeting takes place in Salwator, one of Krakow's prettiest and most historical areas, not far from the Old Town – about 12 min by tram and 10 by taxi. Our cooking class will start with a welcome drink (tea and coffee) in the kitchen, followed by putting on aprons (which I provide) and washing our hands (disinfectant is also provided). I will then give a very brief introduction to the history of Polish cuisine in general and the pierogi in particular. Then, together we’ll prepare the dough and the filling together, learning the secrets of making that special flavour. Once ready with these, we’ll fill the dough parcels with the filling and make the pierogi. Each participant will have their own board to prepare these dumplings, and I am on hand to assist at every stage. Once prepared, we’ll start cooking the pierogi and… start eating them! There will be plenty to go around, and no-one will be left hungry. Finally, we’ll share some of my home-made cheesecake with salty caramel sauce, together with fresh coffee or tea.
Experience the nightlife with Krawl Through Krakow-Pub Crawl
Skip the hassle of figuring out where to find the best bars and avoid the tourist traps. This pub crawl through Krakow takes you to tried and tested clubs to ensure a fun evening. You'll get 1 hour of unlimited drinks, as well as, VIP entry, and a welcome shot at each bar. The biggest and best Pub Crawl in Krakow! EVERYDAY at 9 pm next to the Adam Mickiewicz Statue (Market Square). We can promise you will have a night of your life! Great atmosphere made by young people from around the world and passion to travel! You can`t miss it while you are in Krakow! See you there! **The group is not limited with 10 people since we get bookings from several websites
Wieliczka Salt Mine Guided Tour
You will see one of the biggest and oldest post-Salt Mine listed at UNESCO National Heritage. We are starting from a quick chat about Kraków and Salt Mine. Then we drive to Wieliczka and descend 300 steps down the mine. I will introduce you to our guide and let you see the mine and hear its history during 3h walkaround. Together we will have an opportunity to see the underground lake. After the tour, everybody can get some souvenirs and share his/her impressions about the trip. In the end, we drive safely back to Krakow..
Taste of Poland - Polish Food Tasting Tour with a Local
We'll show you around Kazimierz neighborhood, where mostly locals hang out so that you’ll get to see the city through local eyes. We will visit 4-5 carefully chosen eateries (mostly sitting down). You will have an opportunity to taste 11-13 different Polish food samples. Of course, you can't miss trying Polish vodka and craft beer. At the end of the tour, your guide will provide personalized recommendations for how to enjoy the rest of your stay. Other things to note * Food&drinks are included in the price so you are not going to pay for anything. *Please arrive hungry, absolutely there is no need for lunch/before and dinner/ after the tour. *Please let us know about any dietary restrictions/ food allergies in advance, while booking tour. We are unable to accommodate vegans or gluten intolerant.
Combined tour Auschwitz-Birkenau & Salt Mine tour guided
ON REQUEST- If you are interested in a trip, write to me and I will open the calendar for you to book. Join us on One Day trip and discover a terrible part of European history. We will organize a visit for you after the symbol of the Holocaust with a guide that will bring you closer to this human drama. The museum tour will last about 2 hours in Auschwitz and 1 hour in Birkenau. During your visit you will see blocks of flats in Auschwitz and in Birkenau you will see barracks, crematoria, gas chambers. Also you will discover Salt Mine in Wieliczka. Is one of the most incredible and fascinating Polish monuments. You can uncover underground path leads through numerous drifts, galleries and chambers with guide who will bring you inside history of Salt mine in Wieliczka,
Learn to roll Pasta like an Italian
I will teach you how to become a professional Pasta maker in this fun cooking workshop. Home made pasta is big in flavour and super rustic, the perfect dish to wow your guests. During this experience, you will learn how to make over 4 different shapes of Pasta and make a delicious filling. It’s going to be all hands on deck and you’ll become a master at rolling ravioli. You will feel like being in Tuscany as I teach you how to make your own pasta and build your confidence in your kitchen skills. You will experience real Italian hospitality. At the end of the workshop, we will try each other's creations and share our thoughts. It will be great company and lots of fun. You will also enjoy a complimentary glass of delicious Italian wine to match your Ravioli. And of course, there will be a little gift for you to take home to keep practising your Pasta skills :) Other things to note Feel free to bring your camera and take lots of pictures. If you arrive earlier feel free to come in and make yourself at home.
Pierogi cooking class (+snacks +beer)
First, we will go together to the local market to shop for the ingredients for pierogi, but also to practice some basic Polish phrases. Later we will go home to have some traditional Polish snacks and to cook together. I will show you how to prepare the Polish national plate - pierogi (dumplings) from scratch. Later we will have some local beer and​ we will spend a great time talking, eating, drinking and enjoying the local side of the city. Oh! Don't forget to leave some room for dessert! Other things to note There are some steps to go up as I live at the 3rd floor without a lift. It is like the local life looks like!