Based on an April 26, 2017 departure from NYC staying 4-nights at the Hotel MDM
|Featuring||Witness history come alive in Warsaw; travel this eclectic city independently on flexible dates with flights & hotels included|
|Style||Independent PackageThese un-escorted packages have no set schedule or guides, so you have the freedom and flexibility to explore on your own from your centrally-located hotel. More of these packages
Freedom to explore at your own pace; unescorted
|Departures||Flexible Dates: Choose the date you'd like to depart and how many days you'd like to stay|
|Themes||History & Culture|
|What to Expect||Our independent packages offer you maximum freedom to see what you like, when you like during your vacation. We offer optional airport transfers as well as your choice of sightseeing excursions.|
|Already Booked?||Find everything you need to know before you go, including how to pay your balance due, passport & visa requirements, flight information, weather, and more.|
Poland’s largest and capital city, Warsaw, is one of the European Union’s 10 largest cities. Carefully rebuilt from the ravages of World War II. The result is a fascinating mixture of old world charm and modern flair.
Day 1: Depart USA
- Your exciting trip to Vienna begins today as you depart for Austria on an overnight flight.
Day 2: Arrive Warsaw, Poland
Full Day Itinerary:Upon arrival in Warsaw, make your own way to your hotel independently or choose our optional airport transfer. Enjoy the balance of the day to relax and unwind and enjoy the facilities of the hotel.
Days 3-5: Warsaw
Full Day Itinerary:Enjoy 3 days of leisure to explore Warsaw on your own or select our Hop On / Hop Off bus tour of Warsaw. We offer both 1 and 2 day tickets for this tour which has stops at 10 of Warsaw's most interesting sights.
Day 6: Return to the USA
- This morning, transfer to the airport independently or select our optional transfer.
- Later, return to the USA.
Hop On / Hop Off tour of Warsaw
Friendly Planet Travel is pleased to offer you the optiion of a Hop On / Hop Off tour of Warsaw.
This tour features 26 stops throughout the city including: City Hall, the Opera, Zozyk Synagogue, Royal Lazienki Park, National Museum and the Royal Castle.
The entire route takes approximately 1 and 1/2 hours to complete but feel free to exit the bus to more closely examine a sight or area of particular interest. You set the pace!
Please click here for an operating schedue and a list of stops.
Half day tour of Warsaw
Your optional tour will introduce you to all of the major sights in the beautifual city of Warsaw. Your itineraray includes: Old Town Warsaw, a UNESCO World Heritage Site which includes the Royal Castle, St. John’s Cathedral, Market Square, Barbican and the colorful burger houses.
New Town with the monument for the Warsaw Uprising in 1944, the former Jewish Ghetto area with a Memorial to the Heroes of the Ghetto Uprising, Umschplag Platz and Anielewicz bunker.
The Royal Route with aristocratic residences, churches and famous monuments, including the Holy Cross Church with urn containing the heart of Frederic Chopin, Presidential Palace, statue of Copernicus and Warsaw University.
The Royal Park which is the most beautiful one in Warsaw commonly know as Lazienki or ‘The Baths’ with its ‘Palace on the Water’. This was the lavish summer residence of the last King of Poland, Stanislaw August Poniatowski.
Before You Book
- Do I need a visa or any other documents? Please review the requirements about which documents you need before you travel.
- Should I purchase travel protection? You can purchase our travel protection coverage with your deposit or final payment. It may not be purchased before then.
- What's the fine print? Read the terms & conditions for this package.
- I'm traveling solo. Can you help me find a roommate? Unfortunately, we can't pair you with a roommate on this package.
- Can I bring my kids? Are there any age restrictions? To book this package, you must be 21 or older. Your traveling companions must be 8 or older at the time of travel.
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