Private Jewish Heritage Tour of Warsaw

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Tour Number

Activity Level

15678


Categories

Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (basic), German (basic), Italian (fluent), Polish (fluent)

Explore Jewish Warsaw with a private guide!


If you would like to find hidden colors of Warsaw's Jewish past, book this private tour! You will learn about the history of the Jewish People in Mazovia Region and Warsaw from XIV century throughout WWII and present day.

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Itinerary

Jewish Warsaw - walking and car tour
4 hours including driving time

To get to know:

* The real charm of prewar Warsaw, a multicultural capital of multicultural Poland and a great impact of Jews on Polish culture
* Why the Warsaw's ghetto disappeared nearly completely
* where to find relics of ghetto
* where to attend the shows in Yiddish

In Warsaw ghetto, divided into 2 sections (the Small Ghetto and the Large Ghetto) 450, 000 Jews were forced to live in very crowded conditions. By the time deportations to the extermination camps began, about 100, 000 residents of the Ghetto had died of starvation or disease. After the 1943 Uprising the ruins of the Ghetto were leveled, and a new residential district was built right on top of them.

Visit ghetto area: remains of ghetto walls, synagogue, monuments and historical sites, among which Monument to heroes of Ghetto and Umschlagplatz, Jewish cemetery, Jewish Historical Institute (exhibition and film).

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Local accommodations or at another location mutually agreed upon

End location: Local accommodations or at another location mutually agreed upon

Duration: 4 hours

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Transportation

Private vehicle and some walking. Mitsubishi Grandis with 5-dedicated seats for passengers.

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What’s Included

* My services as your private guide
* Private transfer to and from the airport
* Private transportation during the tour (See TRANSPORTATION METHOD)

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Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 PLN - The admission to both Jewish Warsaw Institute and Jewish Cemetery is paid per person, and costs 20PLN to Jewish Institute, 10PLN to Cemetery, 10 PLN to Synagogue.
The estimated cost is given per person.

What’s Extra

* Meals and beverages
* Personal expenses (i.e. souvenirs)
* Any items not listed within the 'What's Included' section
* Admission fees

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A Recent Review of this tour

Marta is an Extraordinary, Outstanding and Brilliant guide. In all our years of travel, never have we been blessed with such a personable, funny, thoughtful, thorough, flexible and knowledgeable guide. Smart does not adequately describe Marta - she has a photographic memory which empowers her to discuss in complete detail any topic that comes to mind in your travels. Touring with Marta was a pure joy and an eye opening experience in both our Warsaw and Warsaw Ghetto tours. Exceptional Best guide ever!
Janet Karabin

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Contact this Guide

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