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Our most recommended Katowice Tours

  • 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: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

    5. Katowice: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

    Relish some of the best dishes from Polish cuisine in 2 to 4 carefully selected local venues in Katowice. Explore the strong roots of Polish people's culinary culture with a professional guide. Sample, compare, and choose from a rich range of traditional dishes, and try to decide which you like the most. As you go between venues, enjoy a guided tour of some of the most notable landmarks of the Old Town, including Spodek and the Goldstein Palace.  Select the budget 2.5-hour option to try a basic set of food in 2 places, including different kinds of dumplings, Polish meats, and other specialties. A soft drink, cake, and coffee/tea are also included, but soup and beer are not.  Or, choose the standard 3.5-hour option to taste traditional Polish food at 3 venues. Try 3 kinds of dumplings, different Polish meats, traditional soup, and other specialties. Enjoy an included beer, as well as a ...

    Fantastic food and great beer. The tour guide was very knowledgeable about Katowice and Poland, and his English was great. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to experience Katowice up close and personal.

  • Katowice: Moszna Castle and Plawniowice Palace Private Tour

    6. 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...

  • Katowice: 2-Hour Walking Tour with Local Guide

    7. Katowice: 2-Hour Walking Tour with Local Guide

    Explore the emerging metropolis of Katowice and learn about its complex history on a 2-hour walking tour with a local guide. Discover original pre-war buildings from the end of the 19th-century through to modernist buildings from the interwar period, when the city was the capital of the Autonomous Silesian Voivodeship. Head up the tower of the Warszawa II shaft, which used to take miners down to work in the Katowice Mine but now offers an observation deck from which you can admire the Cultural Zone. Look out over a revitalized post-mining space which includes such buildings as the National Polish Radio Orchestra Concert Hall, the Conference Center, and the new Silesian Museum, architectural pearls repeatedly awarded in contests for their unique design.

  • Katowice: Private Polish Beer Tasting Tour

    8. Katowice: Private Polish Beer Tasting Tour

    Sample the best Polish popular, regional, and craft beer on this private beer tasting tour in Katowice. Get an insightful introduction to the world of Polish beer history, tradition, and customs, as well as the craft beer scene in Katowice on this fun and cultural evening. During the tour, spend time only with your group of friends or family on this private experience, and enjoy the services of a guide taking care of you personally and explaining each beer that you drink. Sample beers from major Polish breweries, as well as specialty regional beers from the Silesia region and craft beers from microbreweries. At the first venue, savor a treat of Polish appetizers. Each venue you visit will provide a different experience, including a different atmosphere and selection of beers for you to choose from. This tour has 3 different options. On the 2-hour option, taste a set of 7 beers and som...

  • Katowice: Private Vodka Tasting Tour

    9. Katowice: Private Vodka Tasting Tour

    Take part in an amazing party tour and get a great combination of Polish vodka, history, and culture in Katowice. Round up your mates to enjoy a private tasting and a lesson at the same time. Drink white, flavored vodka, as well as legendary liqueur, and play a game to compare the flavors among your friends. With your private guide, learn how to drink vodka in the Polish tradition. Hear about the occasions when Poles drink vodka and why it is considered the national drink. All places are carefully chosen to show you the various atmospheres that reflect different periods of Polish culture. During your tour, you will also taste Polish appetizers as perfect matches to the vodka. Enjoy a great composition of Polish vodkas showcasing 4 different kinds: • white vodka (potato, grain) • flavored vodka (nuts, lemon) • liqueur • 70% Absinthe Choose between 3 tour option. On the 2-hour option, t...

  • Tychy: Tour the Tyskie Brewing Museum

    10. 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.

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What people are saying about Katowice

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Fantastic food and great beer. The tour guide was very knowledgeable about Katowice and Poland, and his English was great. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone who wants to experience Katowice up close and personal.

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.