Warsaw Jewish heritage private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

38858


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Polish (fluent), English (fluent)

Warsaw Judaica private tour


The tour starts the at the former Jewish Ghetto area, Próżna street, which still features inhabited by Jewish community pre-war apartment houses. Then it continues to the Nożyk ortodox Synagogue, the only Warsaw pre-war synagogue to survive the ravages of war. Later it leads to the former Ghetto Wall complete with commemorative plague. Next it continues to the site of former bridge at Chłodna street that connected 2 parts of the Warsaw ghetto. And it later gets to the Jewish cementary founded in 1806, which currently houses approx. 250 000 tombs. Then it ends at pre-war Nalewki street area to reach the new Museum of Polish Jews site with the Memorial Route of the Martyrdom and Struggle of the Jews 1940-1943 leading us along the Mila 18 street to Umshlagplatz. The tour does not include the visit to the Museum of Polish Jews.

Itinerary

Próżna street, which still features inhabited by Jewish community pre-war tenement houses.
Nożyk ortodox Synagogue, the only Warsaw pre-war synagogue to survive the ravages of war
Former Ghetto Wall complete with commemorative plague
Former bridge at Chłodna street that connected 2 parts of the Warsaw ghetto
Jewish cementary founded in 1806
Memorial Route of the Martyrdom and Struggle of the Jews 1940-1943 leading to Umshlagplatz
New Museum of Polish Jews can be visited individually or with the Musem guide on request after the Jewish heritage tour.

Should you choose to visit the new Museum of the History of Polish Jews - please have in mind that the visit takes minimum 2 extra hours.

Please note - due to Sabbath some Jewish sites are not available on Friday afternoon and Saturday.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your hotel in Warsaw

End location: your hotel in Warsaw

Duration: 5 hours

walking and a car ride

Transportation

walking and a car ride
Car used: Renault Megane kombi up to 3 people, year 2012

What’s Included

Guiding service, car transportation up to 3 people, parking fees.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

45 PLN - Jewish Cementary - admission fee 10 PLN (aprox 2,6 USD)/per person not available on Friday afternoon and Saturday.
Synagogue - admission fee 10 PLN (aprox 2,6 USD)/per person not available on Friday afternoon and Saturday.
Museum of the History of Polish Jews - admission fee 25 PLN (not available on Tuesday)- the duration of the visit in the Museum - minimum 2 hours (individual visit after the tour)

What’s Extra

Entrance fees to sites and lunch cost

A Recent Review of this tour

Halina was a wonderful guide. Extremely well prepared and knowledgeable. She adapted the tour to my specific interests. She was throughout the tour convivial and engaged, interesting to talk to about many different aspects of Polish history and culture.
Gregory Brown

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