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Warsaw: 2-Hour Old Town Walking Tour

Product ID: 194378
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Stroll through the romantic streets of the Warsaw's old town and wander the picturesque Royal Route. Discover the youngest old town in the world and the most unique UNESCO World Heritage Site as you learn all about its destruction and reconstruction.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM
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Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Stroll along the Royal Route and through the romantic streets of the Warsaw's old town
  • Discover the youngest old town in the world
  • Learn about the total destruction of the old town during World War II - and its amazing post-war reconstruction
  • Stop at the Royal Castle, where the second oldest constitution in the world was adopted
  • Visit the only church in the world that served as a war front
Full description
Learn about the unique history of Warsaw's old town on this fascinating walking tour led by an English-speaking local expert. Discover how old town emerged from the ashes after it was completely destroyed during World War II – true to its original pre-war form – and earned a place on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Explore the romantic streets of old town, and enjoy the scenery along the Royal Route. Discover the most beautiful corners and the most spectacular monuments, architectural highlights, royal palaces, and residences in the city. Hear legends and authentic stories.

See the places associated with famous Warsawians like Fréderic Chopin, Pope John Paul II, and Marie Curie, as well as sites connected with the Solidarity movement. Learn about the Venetian painter Canaletto and the invaluable role of his paintings during the reconstruction of old town. Have a look at Castle Square, King Sigismund’s Column, St. John’s Cathedral, the Market Square, the Barbican, and new town.
Includes
  • Certified tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

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Meeting point

in front of Nicolaus Copernicus Monument/Staszic Palac, ul. Nowy Świat 72 https://www.google.com/maps/place/Pomnik+Miko%C5%82aja+Kopernika/@52.2381578,21.0158074,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x471ecc5fa5010565:0x1495059826861b65!8m2!3d52.2381545!4d21.017996

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• Unfortunately, no food will be served on this tour but there is a cafe where you can purchase food
• Gratuities are not included, it is recommended to tip the guide 15-20% at the end of the tour

From £52.62 per person

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Product ID: 194378