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Warsaw: Private Full-Day Kazimierz Dolny Tour

1. Warsaw: Private Full-Day Kazimierz Dolny Tour

Your experience begins as your private driver picks you up from your address in Warsaw in a comfortable Mercedes car. From there, travel to Kazimierz Dolny for a full-day experience. Once there, take a 3-hour city your during which your local English-speaking guide is on hand to explain the atmosphere of this beautiful city to you. Kazimierz Dolny is one of the most valuable and charming places in Poland. The city is known for its connection with art and artists, and many painters have their galleries and workshops there. Most historic Polish towns tend to have an Old Town square, and in Kazimierz Dolny you can wander through the splendid market square, known as the Rynek. One of the area's most significant and popular attractions is the old well, which sits in the heart of the square. Surrounding this popular well are some charming buildings, many of which have recently been converted into trendy up-and-coming bars, art galleries, and cafes. Wander around at your leisure, and stop for a coffee or an ice-cream as you watch the world go by from this age-old square. You can choose to tour the impressive ruins of the old castle, a Roman-style castle dating back to the 13th century - now a superb and insightful museum. Many of the walls have been reconstructed and maintained, containing information boards in both Polish and English. Among other sites, you can explore the castle courtyard, the viewing platform, the watchtower, and the cellar. One of the most unique features of Kazimierz Dolny is how well the town mixes nature with man-made constructions. Just on the edge of the town, you can discover the Korzeniowy Dol Gorge for a scenic sample of the Polish countryside. Whilst there, delight yourself in this natural formation between trees and greenery. There are some walking trails to follow, all of which are easily explored on a trip from town without requiring any transportation. At the end of your big day out sightseeing, your driver returns you to Warsaw where you are dropped off to your chosen location.

From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny Day Tour with Lunch

2. From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny Day Tour with Lunch

Following collection from Warsaw, depart for the town of Kazimierz Dolny. Once there, discover the town’s market square, the main point of the town which features a number of 17th-century buildings. The townhouses of the Przybyl brothers were built there in a Dutch and Italian Renaissance style, some of the most precious examples of secular architecture in Poland from the first half of the 17th century. Kazimierz Dolny is home to many painters and poets, inspired by the beauty of the surrounding landscape. The town is also a place rich in history. The glory days of the town started the in 14th century, when King Casimir the Great bought it and initiated its growth. Thanks to the Vistula River, the town could trade goods such as grain and wood with Gdansk – a crucial harbor city. The community that contributed the most to the town’s growth were the Jews, and you can find many traces of Jewish heritage in Kazimierz Dolny. They are claimed to have lived there even since the 11th century, and during the tour you can see the old Jewish Synagogue and the former Jewish district. If you have some more time and strength, you can reach the nearby Three Crosses Hill and admire the Vistula River winding through villages, forests, and gentle hills. The Kazmierz Dolny area is also well known for its loess ravines, which are great to discover. The most popular one is Korzeniowy Dol, whose projecting, twisted tree roots create a surreal, fairy-tale landscape. At the conclusion of your experience, your tour concludes with you trying a traditional rooster made of pastry – a symbol of Kazimierz Dolny.

From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny, Lublin, Majdanek & Kozlowka

3. From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny, Lublin, Majdanek & Kozlowka

This Kazimierz, Lublin, Majdanek, and Kozlowka private tour is a comfortable and special trip. During it, you will visit some of the most beautiful cities in Poland with a professional guide in an air-conditioned vehicle.  Stroll through the medieval Old Town in Lublin with its winding streets full of fascinating legends. Discover Kazimierz, the pearl of the Polish Renaissance, and a popular holiday resort, and visit Majdanek on this private tour. In Lublin, enter the impressive castle and see the fabulous Byzantine wall paintings of the castle chapel. Visit the oldest surviving Jewish cemetery in Poland and discover the history of the Jewish community of Lublin. The picturesque Kazimierz attracts many artists who seek inspiration here. Visit the concentration camp, blockhouses, a gas chamber, and crematory in Majdanek. In Kozłówka, you will find unique sights such as a social realist art gallery.

From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny Art Town Full-Day Private Tour

4. From Warsaw: Kazimierz Dolny Art Town Full-Day Private Tour

Take a retreat to an artistic center of retreat in Poland on a full-day journey from Warsaw to Kazimierz Dolny. It is a hidden gem in the east of Poland. Perched high above the Vistula river and populated for centuries by artists and artisans, this small town has big appeal. Upon arrival, follow your guide to the town square with well-preserved Renaissance townhouses, some of the best in Poland. See the artists who opt to stay and work there, deriving inspiration from the town's surroundings. Admire the folk art sold at its stalls. Discover the Jewish heritage of the town, stopping by the renovated synagogue. Listen to the story of Jewish life and death as a poignant and important part of the town’s history. Visit the ruins of the castles from the time of Casimir the Great, hosting music concerts during the summer. Climb the famous Three Crosses Hill, named because of the wooden crosses that adorn the slope there. Take the opportunity to enjoy a panoramic view over the river and the whole town with its characteristic red roofs and whitewashed walls. Explore one of the gorgeous gorge. At the end of the ice age, water draining from the Vistula carved an unusual maze of gorges, unlike anything else in Europe. The most popular of these is Korzeniowy Doł (Root Gorge), which is filled with tree roots that wind around like snakes. Are you hungry after so exciting tour? Whether you’re a meat eater or a vegetarian, taste Kazimierz’s famous bread roosters baked from for half a century. Admire Polish beautiful countryside scenery with woodlands, fields, orchards, and hops plantations on the way back to your hotel in Warsaw.

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