1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Wadowice
  4. Holy Father John Paul II Family Home in Wadowice

Wadowice: John Paul II Hometown Guided Tour from Krakow

Product ID: 89361
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The tour gives you a chance to follow the footsteps of the Man who became one of the Greatest Popes and Human Beings in history.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Town of Wadowice - birthplace of Pope John Paul II
  • See the places dearest to young Karol Wojtyła - Pope John Paul II during his childhood and adolescence
  • Enjoy complimentary cake called Kremowka - Popes most favourite
  • Guided tour in the Museum of Family Home of John Paul II
  • Stop at Kalwaria Zebrzydowska park, national Historic Monument, added in 1999 to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites
Full description
This tour begins with a visit to Wadowice, "the place where it all began" as the Pope referred to his hometown in 1999 during his visit here.

You will see the places dearest to Karol Wojtyła during his childhood and adolescence, including the parish church where he was baptized and the house where he was born. Your journey to and from Wadowice also gives you a chance to view the peaks of the Pope’s beloved Beskidy mountain range where he used to hike. The Tour includes guided tour in the Museum of Family Home of John Paul II.

You will also be invited for a Kremówka, which was a favorite cake of the Pope. On return to Kraków you'll stop at Kalwaria Zebrzydowska park, national Historic Monument, added in 1999 to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Professional guide service in English, Italian or Spanish
  • Guided tour in the Museum of Family Home of John Paul II
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional English-speaking tour leader
  • Complimentary Kremowka cake
What’s Not Included
  • Other meals
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

COACH STOP next to Krakow Main Post Office at ul. Wielopole 2

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Minimum 2 participants required for the tour to take place
• Please wear comfortable and weather appropriate clothing
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Product ID: 89361