Polish Explorer - Warsaw, Zakopane, Krakow and the Tatras Mountains

  • 9 Day Tour
  • 8 Sights Visited
  • 3 to 4 Star Rating

Day 1

Local departure by coach or Door-to-Door service, then travel overnight through Germany.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2

Arrive in Warsaw in Poland for a two-night stay.

  • Included meals: Dinner

Day 3 - Warsaw

Enjoy a full day in Warsaw which was nearly destroyed in WWII yet restored in under 13 years. Our optional, guided sightseeing tour takes in the best of this fascinating city.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 4

We leave Warsaw and head to Zakopane for a four-night stay.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5 - Auschwitz

A free day in Zakopane or join our poignant optional excursion to Auschwitz, the largest of the Nazi concentration camps, preserved so that mankind never forgets the atrocities committed there. Auschwitz remains a hugely emotional experience.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



Day 6 - Krakow

Included excursion to Krakow. Enjoy an optional, guided tour of Krakow’s Old Town, which is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Market Square is one of the largest and most beautiful medieval squares in Europe. Later, enjoy time at leisure and perhaps a walk up Wawell Hill, which takes you to the Royal Cathedral, one of Poland’s greatest buildings, where over 40 Polish Kings are buried.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Old Town

Wawel Hill

Day 7 - Morskie Oko

Free day in Zakopane or join our optional excursion to Morskie Oko Lake. Enjoy the scenic ride as we pass breathtaking mountain peaks and dramatic natural scenery. To get closer to the lake, we take a horse and carriage ride to Polana Wlosienica, which is approximately a mile from the lake and the rest of the journey is covered on foot.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner



Day 8

We leave Zakopane and begin our journey home travelling overnight through Germany.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Day 9

Return home.

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £89; travel insurance from £47.95. 

FAQ's about our tours

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.