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  • From Katowice: The Witcher Tour in Ogrodzieniec

    1. From Katowice: The Witcher Tour in Ogrodzieniec

    Travel from Katowice and head to the picturesque Polish Jura to visit the Ogrodzieniec Castle. Learn about the history of one of Poland's most beautiful regions and journey through the world of The Witcher with a professional guide. Spend a day in the Polish countryside on a sightseeing tour of Ogrodzieniec. Join your guide as you explore the town and the nearby castle ruins used as the filming location for the Battle of Sodden. Learn about the rich and interesting history behind this fascinating location. Once visited by the richest aristocrats in Poland, this castle has now become a popular filming location.

  • Katowice: Auschwitz and Krakow Old Town Private Guided Tour

    2. Katowice: Auschwitz and Krakow Old Town Private Guided Tour

    Start with pickup from Katowice and travel to the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, the site of the largest Nazi concentration camp of World War II. Upon arrival, take a guided walking tour through the huge camp complex and learn about the horrors of the Holocaust. Be escorted through the barracks and see a variety of poignant exhibitions related to the history of the site. See the gas chambers, the living quarters, and the crematorium. Visit the various memorials which pay tribute to those who suffered under the Nazi regime.  After visiting Auschwitz, travel to the city of Krakow. Take a guided tour of the city and see the major landmarks such as Wawel Castle, St. Mary’s Basilica, Cloth Hall, the old Town Hall and many more. Admire the local architecture, palaces, and interesting monuments of the Old Town and learn about the history of the city which was once home to many kings. Enjoy ...

  • From Katowice: Auschwitz Tour with Private Transportation

    3. From Katowice: Auschwitz Tour with Private Transportation

    Step back in time and learn more about one of the darkest chapters in European history. Auschwitz was the largest of the German Nazi concentration camps and extermination centers. Over 1.1 million men, women and children lost their lives there. Funded by the Nazi party in 1940, Auschwitz-Birkenau became both a symbol of Holocaust, human suffering and a witness to physical and emotional exhaustion. Follow an official guide to the main sights and buildings, and learn more about the terrible events that took place in different areas of the camp. Take a break and recharge with a traditional Polish lunch before you make your way to the camp at Birkenau, located about 3 kilometers from Auschwitz. After a day of understanding one of the most harrowing periods of modern history, benefit form a private transfer to take you quietly and easily back to your accommodation.

    Great experience, just make sure to bring identification with you to get in ,we were lucky to get in as one of our group didn’t have it .Tour was excellent and lunch after was very nice . Our driver was a gentleman.

  • Katowice Industrial Center & Silver Mine in Tarnowskie Gory

    4. Katowice Industrial Center & Silver Mine in Tarnowskie Gory

    Katowice is an industrial city known for the discovery of rich coal reserves and at the same time is a real mixture of cultures: Polish, German and Jewish. It is a center of science, culture, industry, business and trade and was named a UNESCO city of music. See the sights of the Nikiszowiec area, part of the Katowice city. Enjoy a relaxing and easy transfer to Tarnowskie Gory, the city known for historic lead-ore mining. Its silver mine has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2017. This visit to the Historic Silver Mines starts with an interactive museum where tourists can learn all about the methods of silver production and then continues with an underground adventure in an underground boat

  • Katowice: Moszna Castle and Plawniowice Palace Private Tour

    5. Katowice: Moszna Castle and Plawniowice Palace Private Tour

    Start with pickup from your accommodation in Katowice and travel to Moszna Castle, a historic residence built in the mid 18th century as a baroque palace. Begin the tour with an overview of the exterior of the castle. Note the unique fusion of various architectural styles, including Neo-Gothic and Neo-Renaissance. Take a stroll through the gardens as you listen to your guide share fascinating insight into the history of the castle and the Tiele-Wienckler family that used to live there. After your introduction, head inside the castle for a look at its impressive interior. Wander through the castle’s rich chambers, including the ballroom, mirror room, great library, gallery, and the Count’s room. As you explore, get a better understanding of the castle’s former residents and what life here might have been like. Climb up to the castle’s tower to admire the fantastic views of the surroundin...

  • Tychy: Tour the Tyskie Brewing Museum

    6. Tychy: Tour the Tyskie Brewing Museum

    The Tyskie Brewing Museum was opened in 2004. There are many exhibits that show the tradition and history of the Polish brewery plus collections of photographs, beer mugs, barrels, bottles and many other beer related items. In the museum’s cinema you can watch a 3D documentary showing the history and functioning of the Tyskie brewery at the end of sixteenth century. During the tour, the guide will show you areas of the brewery and the most interesting places, such as the enormous tuns, the production lines and the garden. The main attraction is the chance to taste freshly produced beer.

  • From Katowice: Auschwitz-Birkenau Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

    7. From Katowice: Auschwitz-Birkenau Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

    Auschwitz-Birkenau was the largest of Nazi Germany’s concentration camps. Located in German-occupied southern Poland, it took its name from the nearby town of Oświęcim, situated about 25 kilometers (15.5 miles) from Katowice. The complex consisted of three main camps: Auschwitz I — the administrative centre; Auschwitz II (Birkenau) — an extermination camp; and Auschwitz III (Monowitz) — a work camp. On this guided tour of Auschwitz II-Birkenau, discover the terrifying but touching site where at least 1.1 million people were killed, 90% of them Jews from almost every European country. See the gas chambers where the vast majority were slaughtered using Zyklon B, and learn more about the Holocaust with your English-speaking guide. Hear about the most important original objects at Birkenau, and visit the permanent exhibition and original buildings on the grounds of the main camp (Auschwitz...

  • Katowice: Private Tour to Krakow with Transport and Guide

    8. Katowice: Private Tour to Krakow with Transport and Guide

    Explore all the best that Krakow has to offer on a fully immersive six-hour tour with transportation from Wroclaw. There are two options to accommodate your travel preferences: take a seat on a comfortable train with your friends or family and be picked up by a local Krakow guide, or be picked up by an English-speaking driver who will drive you directly to Krakow. Start your tour in the Old Town where you can see the Krakow Barbican, St. Florian’s Gate, Cloth Hall, and St. Mary’s Basilica. Follow the Royal Route where Polish kings used to walk and see the magnificent Wawel Hill. Walk around the courtyard and learn all about the history behind this building. Enter the most important cathedral in Poland, the former site of coronation for Polish kings and burial place for many famous Polish people. Discover the Kazimierz district, formerly the Jewish district of the city prior to WWII. Di...

  • Katowice: Day trip to Prague with a Prague City Tour

    9. Katowice: Day trip to Prague with a Prague City Tour

    Be picked up at your hotel in Katowice and begin the drive to Prague. The drive from Katowice to Prague will take approximately 4.5-hours. Along the way, you’ll pass by beautiful landscapes through Lower Silesia and Sudetes Mountain. Upon arrival in Prague, you’ll meet your local guide and begin your Prague city highlight tour. In Old Town under the Powder Tower, you will see some architectural masterpieces such as the Church of Our Lady before Týn and the Prague Town Hall with its Astronomical Clock. Walk through Prague’s Jewish district and see the Jewish Town Hall and synagogues including, the Spanish Synagogue and the Maisel Synagogue. Cross the famous Charles Bridge and see the sights in Mala Strana, known as Lesser Town. Visit St. Nicholas Church and experience its exceptional baroque style interior. Your last stop on this Prague highlights tour is Prague Castle. Here you can m...

  • Pszcyna Castle & Wild Bison Farm

    10. Pszcyna Castle & Wild Bison Farm

    Just 37km south of Katowice, Pszczyna is a quaint town centered around a market square. The Pszczyna castle, built in the 13th century, is a unique residence with over 70% original, historical furnishings from the turn of the 20th century. Its most recent renovations were during the 18th and 19th centuries when its Renaissance exterior was changed to a Baroque-classical design. The permanent exhibition includes among others an apartment of Emperor Wilhelm the Second, the grandson of the British Queen Victoria. At this residence, he invited numerous guests such as the Bulgarian Tsar Ferdinand, Austrian-Hungarian Emperor Charles I, and Enver Pasza – the dictator of Turkey. The castle grounds are part of the larger historic Pszczyna Park, which is home to the Polish Bison Farm. Here, you can get close to bison during feeding times as well as deer, peacocks, and geese. You will spend arou...

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What people are saying about Katowice

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 7 reviews

Great experience, just make sure to bring identification with you to get in ,we were lucky to get in as one of our group didn’t have it .Tour was excellent and lunch after was very nice . Our driver was a gentleman.

The local host from Katowice was really nice and professional. Besides the fact that everything was on tlme and organized really good I got some nice tips for the city.