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Lublin and Majdanek Tour

Not without reason this city is called by tourists “little Krakow”. It is the most important cultural and also the biggest academic center of Eastern Poland. Old buildings, even ruins, create unique atmosphere of this city. Picturesque and charming Old Town located on the hill, with narrow streets and buildings from different styles will impress you for a long time.

Lublin was competing for the title of the European Capital of Culture 2016, because it shows an idea of integration, tolerance and dialogue between cultures of the West and East. Amount of cultural festivals, galleries, theaters,  places for artists is very impressive. You’ll never feel bored in this city.

On the suburbians of Lublin there is a former nazi concentration and extermination camp – Majdanek. It was unique sample of camp located near population center. The camp was going to be the source of a free workforce for the realization of the plans to build a German empire in the east. Prisoners came from nearly 30 countries, mainly Polish people and Jews, Russians, Belorusians, Ukrainians and other as well.  The tragic history of the Lublin concentration camp came to an end on 23rd July 1944 after the Red Army entered the city. Now you can visit Majdanek National Museum, Monument of Struggle and Martyrdom at Majdanek, Mausoleum containing ashes from the victims of Nazi hate and some remains of the camp.

This tour begins in Warsaw.We will pick you up from your hotel. You will visit city of Lublin and Majdanek Nazi Concentration Camp. Afterwards driver will transfer you to a local restaurant for lunch. After the tour you will come back to Warsaw around 20:00.

 

Practical information

Languages:

– driver: English-speaking
– guide in Lublin and Majdanek: English (other languages on request)

Schedule:

9:00 Pick-up from your hotel in Warsaw
11:30 – 14:00 Visit in Majdanek Camp
14:00 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 17:00 Guided visit in Lublin
19:00 – 20:00 Drop-off at your hotel in Warsaw

Price includes:

Transportation by car/minibus
Pick-up and drop off at your hotel in the city centre
English-speaking driver (other languages are possible on request)
Group guided tour in Lublin and Majdanek in English (other languages are possible if requested in advance)

Extras:

Free Traditional Polish lunch (soup, main course, water) in touristic restaurant; exclusive restaurant on request during private tours
Free wifi in most of our cars (ask the driver)

Price: 180 EUR/person – minimum 2 persons on the tour

Pickup hours: 8:00 - 9:00 Duration: 11 hours