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Krakow & Auschwitz
Thursday to Sunday - From: 149 €


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Prague
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Fly-in (meet us there)
September 28 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
October 5 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
October 12 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
October 26 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
November 2 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
November 16 2017 (Thursday)
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
November 30 2017 (Thursday) - Christmas Markets
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119
December 7 2017 (Thursday) - Christmas Markets
Fly-In - Accom. & Activities Only - €149
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book Early & Save - €119

Departure Times

Fly-In (meet us there) - arrival any time on Thursday with hostel check in available from 3:00pm
Prague - 8:00pm

Highlights

Krakow is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe with one of the largest squares on the continent as its centerpiece, the beautiful Jewish quarter and the 1000 year old Wawel Castle are a few of the highlights. At night the city comes alive with one of the highest concentration of bars & clubs per square mile of any city in the world (more than 300 line the streets around old town). This trip gives you the opportunity to experience a unique "off the beaten path" destination in Europe, and one of the cheapest too!

Itinerary

Thursday - Day 1 Arrive on your own and check in to hostel (from 3pm check in is available) for Fly-In package.  Free night to relax or explore Krakow. Full package trip from Prague departs at 8:00pm from central station with late night arrival to Krakow (approx. 2-3am). 

Friday - Day 2 Breakfast provided, followed by a walking tour of Krakow’s historic center including the Rynek Glowing main square market, St. Mary’s basilica, Jagiellonian University, Wawel Castle and the Jewish Quarter. Free time after with optional night out in Krakow for a traditional Polish dinner, and after a pub crawl (including power hour, stops at multiple bars and ending at a club). Overnight in Krakow. 

Saturday - Day 3 Breakfast provided, followed by 8:00 a.m. transfer to see the sobering Auschwitz-Berkinau concentra4on camps (film and guided tour included - Auschwitz-Birkenau is the infamous Nazi concentration camp that became the the world’s worst spot of genocide with the extermination of 1.5 million people: Jews, Poles, Gypsies, prisoners of war and many others were murdered in this camp). Mid afternoon arrival back to Krakow with free evening. Overnight in Krakow. 

Sunday - Day 4 Breakfast provided. Check out at 11am and departure on your own for Fly-In package. You are free to leave your bags at the hostel and continue exploring Krakow if your departure is later in the day.  Departure on your own.  Full package trip from Prague departs at 4:00pm with arrival back to Prague at approx. midnight.

Quick Facts

Country: Poland
Language: Polish
Currency: Polish Zloty
Typical Cuisine: Kielbasa, Bigos (stew), Pierogi, Zurek sour soup, Jewish cuisine, pickled vegetables, Polish vodkas
Must see: Wawel Castle, Jewish Quarter (Kazimierz), Schindler's Factory, Rynek Glowny (Market Square), St. Mary's Basilica, Wieliczka Salt Mine

Available Packages

- Fly-In - accommodations & activities (arrival any time on Thursday with hostel check in available from 3pm)
-- Full Package - r/t transportation from Prague + accommodations + activities

*EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - Book early and save up to 20%! Valid for Fall season/semester trips, where listed, and for “Full Pkg” or “Fly-In” package, with "EARLY BIRD SPECIAL" indicated. Availability is limited per trip and date, and early bird/early booking pricing ends August 1st.

Included:

Fly-In Package:
- 3 nights accommodations In Krakow
- 3 breakfasts
- Walking tour of Krakow
- Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camp tour
- Euroadventures trip leader (accompanies groups of 20 + people)
- Euroadventures info packet

Full Package (from Prague):
- 3 nights accommodations In Krakow
- 3 breakfasts
- Walking tour of Krakow
- Auschwitz and Birkenau concentration camp tour
- Euroadventures trip leader
- Euroadventures info packet

Not included:

- Transportation to/from Krakow (for Fly-In pkg)
- Lunch & Dinner
- Museums
- Souvenirs

Packing Tips

- Passport
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Rain coat or Umbrella
- Towel
- Money

Where we stay

3 nights in a centrally located hostel

How To Reach Destination

Getting to Krakow:
- You can fly directly to Krakow Airport which is just 30 minutes away from city center (regular, cheap bus/trains service from outside the arrivals area and goes direct to main train station in Krakow city center). 
-You can fly to Katowice airport which is where the majority of low cost airlines fly. From there you would take a shuttle bus to Krakow which takes 1 hr. & 45 minutes and the price is approx. 10 Euro.  As well, these transfer services are available just outside arrivals area and go direct to Krakow city center.

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