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    Cloth Hall - Sukiennice
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    The Benedictine Abbey in Tyniec
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Małopolska – 7 days
Kraków - Wieliczka - Jewish District Kazimierz - Kalwaria Zebrzyowska - Wadowice - Auschwitz - Zakopane - Dunajec Gorge - Lipnica Murowana - Tarnów - Dębno


1stDAY 

Arrival to Kraków, check-in in the hotel. Guided short walk via the beautiful streets of Old Town in Kraków and the largest market square – Rynek Główny (in medieval Europe it was the meeting place of Kraków burghers and merchants from all over the Europe), you can meet inhabitants sitting in the gardens of pubs and restaurants of Kraków and hear the Bugle Call, played from the taller tower of St. Mary’s Church every hour to four sides of the world. Entrance to the St. Mary’s Church with one of the largest Gothic altars in Europe which was carved in linden wood by Master Veit Stwosz. Our next stop will be Cloth Hall – Sukiennice – in the past the first stalls were placed here. The structure of Sukiennice is partially Gothic and partially Renaissance. Dinner in the hotel restaurant.
 


2nd  DAY 
After breakfast guided tour of Kraków, including entrance to WawelCastle (The Polish Acropolis. Originally Romanesque, later Gothic, the castle is mostly a Renaissance construction in its present form),Collegium Maius (the oldest preserved building of the JagiellonianUniversity . The museum’s rich collection includes objects related to Nicolas Copernicus, who studied at the Krakow Academy , old Arabian astronomic instruments, including famous early-16th century globe with a representation of ). In the afternoon trip to one of the most magnificent Benedictine Abbeys of Poland -  Benedictine Abbey at Tyniec. The abbey's present Baroque church dates back to the early 17th century. Participation in Organ concert  in Benedictine Abbey will be unforgettable experience. 
Dinner in the Old Town .



3rd  DAY 
After breakfast departure for a guided tour to Wieliczka Salt Mine – one of the most ancient mines in the world. It has been operating since the 13th century. In 1978, it was listed as UNESCO World Culture and National Heritage Site. The tourist route open for visitors connects three levels, and reaches 135 meters under the surface. Besides the Tourist Route, the underground passages and chambers house the Kraków Salt-Works Museum , one of the largest mining-related museums in Europe . In the afternoon guided tour in Kazimierz District. At the present Kazimierz is one of the most popular districts of the city, thanks to its rich tradition and the atmosphere enabling us to feel the „spirit” of its former inhabitants. Entrance to Remuh Synagogue, one of the few left in Cracow . On the synagogue ground is an ancient and historic cemetery. Dinner in restaurant in Kazimierz district with the concert of Klezmer music.



4th  DAY 
After breakfast trip to Kalwaria Zebrzydowska - a huge monastery with beautiful located Stations of the Cross – each one a separate chapel. The newest acquisition on the UNESCO List of the World Heritage in . The excursion includes also a visit to the nearbyWadowice where the Pope John Paul II was born. His family house is located at 7 Kościelna Street. In 1991 there was erected St. Peter’s Church which was a votive offering of the inhabitants of Wadowice expressing their gratitude for saving the Pope’s life after the assassination on May 13.1983. Further trip to Auschwitz - which is the German version of the Polish Oświęcim, is known worldwide as the site of a notorious Nazi concentration camp. In 1942 the second section, Auschwitz-Birkenau, was built for the sole purpose of housing and exterminating Jews brought here by train from all over Europe. Parts of both camps have been preserved as a memorial to those that died. Dinner in the hotel in Kraków.


5th  DAY 
After breakfast trip to Zakopane. We propose traditional rafting along Dunajec Gorge which is one of ’s greatest tourist attractions. The route passes through one of Europe’s mountain gorges in PieninyNational Park . Zakopane is one of the best-known and most visited tourist venues in as well as for the highlander’s handcrafts. In the area of Krupówki Street, the Zakopane’s main shopping mall, stand a number of wooden houses. In Chochołów, to the north-west Zakopane, are more than 30 of these lovely highlanders’ timber constructions. After the sightseeing, dinner in stylished restaurant with folk performance. Overnight in Zakopane.
 

6th  DAY 
After breakfast transfer to Tarnów via Lipnica Murowana which is known because of one of the most beautiful and best preserved wooden churches in Poland. St. Leonard Church is listed on the UNESCO heritage list. Further trip to TarnówCity which thanks to charming Galacian atmosphere attracts tourists. Today we can discover traces of past years and centuries.  Tarnów is called “Pearle of Renaissance”. Its focal point is the market square lined with old houses in the middle of which stands the Gothic-Renaissance cathedral. Throughout the centuries, Tarnów has served as a haven for a variety of people: Jews, Germans, Ukrainians, Scotts_betamen, Austrians, Czechs, and a multitude of others. Each nationality and culture has succeeded in leaving an its own unique mark on Tarnów evident in both structures and traditions. One of the routes  leads along the structural remains of Jewish life and culture. One can visit the ruins of an ancient synagogue and also reflect at the Jewish cemetery, which commemorates the deaths of thousands of Jewish people in WWII with a large stone monument. As the  last stop we offer visit in an Ethnographic Museum which  is located in a 18th century wayside inn. Its most important feature is an exhibition illustrating the history and culture of the Gypsies in , which is the only of its kind in Europe .After visiting short drive by horse carriage to the Main Market and dinner in the restaurant owned 
by the family of Gypsies. Overnight stay in  hotel in Tarnów.

7th  DAY
After breakfast trip to Dębno. The castle in Dębno is ’s only 15thcentury knightly residence in such a good condition, with late Gothic and early-Renaissance architecture. A deep moat and an impressive park with ancient trees surround the castle. The impressive interiors of the castle include the former Knights’ Hall, the chapel, and Treasury.The picturesque location and beauty of the castle lure many visitors. After sightseeing departure to the airport.  








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