Tracing Back Your Family History in Poland with a private local guide
More than 16 million people emigrated from Poland to every corner of the globe. Many of them come here to trace back their family history, reconstruct their family tree and find places they've heard of in family stories.
This tour is customised to assist you in your own exploration of your Polish family history. Please contact me to begin this fascinating journey of discovering your Polish heritage!
This research tour can be booked per day, on working week days Monday to Friday (up to 8 hours). The programme and schedule depands on places or things you would like to visit or find. In case of any visits to local parishes, cemeteries or archives, it is crucial to provide some detailed information about city/town/village name and correct spelling of family names and any other data you are able to provide. In case of places located out of Krakow, please contact me for details about the costs of transportation services.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up at your hotel lobby.
End location: I will drop you off at your hotel lobby.
Duration: 8 hours
In Krakow area it is possible to use public transportation, out of Krakow it is possible to arrange a private vehicule - please contact me for details!
This research tour includes guiding service in English, English/Polish translation services, local tax.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 Polish Zloty - Optional costs: donations for parishes or charges for access to documents in local archives.
Costs of transportation depand on distances and places out of Krakow you plan to visit. Optional costs: donations for parishes and possible charges in archives for access to data or documets. Please ask for details!
1. I am not a licensed guide in Auschwitz Museum and Memorial.
2. I am not a licensed guide in Wieliczka Salt Mine.
3. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange a rental vehicle.
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Barbara is very knowledgeable.She is easy to talk to can explain the history and background of the sites we toured.She also helped me with some personal genealogy and took extra time and effort to get me the information I wanted.I think anyone would enjoy having her as a guide.