Poland inc
AUSCHWITZ
MAJDANEK
TREBLINKA

DAY 1 CRACOW

Arrival in Cracow. Transfer to a hotel.

DAY 2 CRACOW – AUSCHWITZ BIRKENAU

In the morning walking tour around the Old City. Then transfer to Oswiecim to one of the biggest former German Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz Birkenau. Transfer back to the hotel in Cracow.

DAY 3 LUBLIN – MAJDANEK

Transfer to Lublin. A short walking tour in the city, then a visit to the former concentration camp in Majdanek. An overnight stay at a hotel in Lublin

DAY 4 WARSAW

In the morning transfer to Warsaw and a sightseeing tour: Warsaw Uprising Museum, Umschlagplatz Monument in the square where Jews were gathered for deportation from ghetto; Warsaw Uprising Monument located by a canal manhole by which people escaped the Nazi; the Pawiak – former prison in occupied Warsaw. An overnight stay at a hotel in Warsaw.

DAY 5 WARSAW

The tour continues: The Memorial Route of Jewish Martyrdom and Struggle, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Ghetto Heroes Monument, both located in the former Jewish district ( Northern District) – during the war this area was a part of the concentration camp KL Warschau. Next the Katyn Museum on the citadel – a memorial for Katyn massacre. Then a walk in the Old City.

DAY 6 TREBLINKA – WILCZY SZANIEC

Transfer to Treblinka, where a former concentration camp is situated. It is a second biggest extermination camp after Auschwitz. Then transfer to the Wolf's Lair in the Mazurian forests which was a war headquarters for Adolf Hitler and the General Command of Armed Forces. It was built to lead the troops that attacked USSR and is localized in the western part of Gizycko Fortyfied Region. Transfer to the hotel in vicinity.

DAY 7 SZTUTOWO – GDANSK

Transfer to Sztutowo, the area of the former concentration camp Stutthof. In the afternoon transfer to Gdańsk and a walking tour around the Old Town. Then a visit to the European Solidarity Centre. An overnight stay in Gdansk.

DAY 8 GDANSK

The tour continues in Gdansk. A tour along the Freedom Route: Westerplatte -  the place of defence of a Polish Military Transit Depot where the first battle of the Second World War took place. The attack was started by the battleship Schleswig – Holstein. Next the Polish Post Museum building which was attacked at the same time as Westerplatte.

DAY 9 HEL PENINSULA

Transfer to Hel Peninsula where the Battle of Hel was held. It took place in Jastarnia, Jurata, the city of Hel and its vicinity. Its aim was to defend the Fortified Region Hel. Then a visit to the Museum of Coastal Defence. Transfer back to the hotel.

DAY 10

Transfer to the airport. Departure.

WESTERPLATTE

DAY 1 BERLIN

Arrival in Berlin. Transfer to a hotel.

DAY 2 POTSDAM – BERLIN

A sightseeing tour in Potsdam and Berlin by a Freedom Route: Cecilienhof Palace in Potsdam – the last palace funded by Hohenzollern Family, where Potsdam Conference was held, then a visit to the Allied Museum, Tempelhof Airport which is a symbol liberty defence well-known around the world and a place from where thousands of people from eastern countries escaped to external countries. Next the Friedrichstraße Railway Bunker, Checkpoint Charlie, the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, Reichstag, the Brandenburg Gate, the Soviet Memorial Tiergarten. Transfer to the hotel.

DAY 3 BERLIN

The tour continues: the German-Russian Museum a place of the unconditional surrender of the German armed forces. It is an exceptional institution sponsored by both Germany and Russia. Then a memorial plaque placed Niebergall Street that recalls an event from June 5th, 1945 when the Berlin Declaration was signed, The Berlin Wall Trail remembering the division of the city after WW II, the Soviet War Memorial in Treptow Park, one of the biggest WW II memorial in Germany. Transfer to the hotel.

DAY 4 MIĘDZYRZECZ FORTIFICATION REGION – POZNAN

In the morning transfer to Poland. On the way to Poznan a stopover in Międzyrzecz Fortification Region, a fortified military defence line of Nazi Germany between the Oder and Warta rivers, built in 1934–38. The fortification held off the Soviet offensive in Berlin. Then transfer to Poznan: the Monument of Cryptologists breaking Enigma ciphers, Fort Winiary (now Poznan’s Citadel Park), the largest artillery fort in Europe. During WW II it was a prison for Polish, British and Soviet prisoners of war and the last German resistance point in Poznan. Next a visit to the Museum of Armament in Poznan, the Poznan Army Museum, Fort VII which during 1939-1944 was a concentration camp, the Museum for Wielkopolska Martyrs. In the evening a walk around the Old Town. An overnight stay in Poznan.

DAY 6

Transfer to Warsaw. A tour in the city: The Memorial Route of Jewish Martyrdom and Struggle, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Ghetto Heroes Monument, both located in the former Jewish district ( Northern District) – during the war this area was a part of the concentration camp KL Warschau. Next the Katyn Museum on the citadel – a memorial for Katyn massacre. Then a walk in the Old City.

DAY 7 TRICITY

In the morning transfer to Tricity. A sightseeing tour in Gdynia: a Post-German torpedo platform in Babie Doły, ORP Błyskawica, and a Grom-class destroyer from the Second World War. Then transfer to the hotel in Gdansk.

DAY 8 GDANSK

The tour continues in Gdansk. A tour along the Freedom Route: Westerplatte -  the place of defence of a Polish Military Transit Depot where the first battle of the Second World War took place. The attack was started by the battleship Schleswig – Holstein. Next the Polish Post Museum building which was attacked at the same time as Westerplatte.

DAY 9 HEL PENINSULA

Transfer to Hel Peninsula where the Battle of Hel was held. It took place in Jastarnia, Jurata, the city of Hel and its vicinity and its aim was to defend the Fortified Region Hel. Then a visit to the Museum of Coastal Defence. Transfer back to the hotel.

DAY 10 SZTUTOWO – GDANSK

Transfer to Sztutowo, the area of the former concentration camp Stutthof. In the afternoon, back in Gdansk, a walking tour around the Old Town and a visit to the European Solidarity Centre. An overnight stay.

DAY 11

Transfer to the airport. Departure.