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City Sightseeing Warsaw Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Your City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off tour ticket provides you with the chance to explore the city of Warsaw at your own pace to see the sights that you want to see! Make your way through the city aboard a double-decker bus and hop on and off at the 10 stops soaking up the atmosphere of this magnificent city which combines influences of both Western and Eastern Europe. Learn a bit about its history and discover the city of contrasts where historical monuments and modern architecture coexist to create wonderful sightseeing. See top attractions like the Palace of Culture and Science Bank Square and the Church of Artists. Take a stroll through Warsaw's Old Town a UNESCO World Heritage Site that has been meticulously restored. Walk around the medieval market square with its open-air cafes and admire the surrounding Renaissance and Baroque architecture. If you’d like to shop
From EUR15.00
 
Warsaw Sightseeing Tour with English Speaking Guide
"Program of the city tour:1. The Old Town included on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List2. The Royal Castle with its Square residence of monarchs ( 1596 – 1795 ) as well as the residence of the Polish President in 1918. There is also a chance to see King Sigismund's III Column- the first secular monument in Poland.3. St. John's Cathedral a Gothic church and witness to some of the most important events in the history of Poland with sarcophagi containing the remains of eminent Poles.4. The Old Town Market Square and Barbican.5. The former Jewish Ghetto The Memorial to the Heroes of the Ghetto Umschplag Platz and Mila Street
From EUR35.00
 
Half Day City Sightseeing Tour of Warsaw
"Historical sites such as the Ghetto Memorial the Monument of Warsaw Uprising the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier the Grand Theatre Chopin's monument the Belvedere Palace and the Old Town are all seen on your tour.At the Old Town you can enjoy a walking tour passing by the Castle Square King Sigismund's Column
From EUR45.00

Shoes and clothes Tips (6)

No special needs

Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear Warsaw is a big city and you'll need a comfortable shoes for long walking.
Even if you're going here in the summer take some warmer clothes, the weather can change and it can become quite cold in a short time.
Don't forget umbrella or somethin against the rain.

Toiletries and Medical Supplies If you are going to stay in cheaper hotel bring a soap and towel with you because it's possibble they won't supply them.

Miscellaneous No need to bring anything special except comfortable shoes. Warsaw is an European country and in the shops here you can buy the same what in other countries.

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ania70pl
Jul 10, 2003

Bring comfortable shoes

Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear The major attractions in Warsaw are spread out all over the city, so you'll be doing a lot of walking during your visit. Be sure to bring comfortable shoes to keep your feet happy. Otherwise you'll miss out on a lot of very interesting sights.

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AcornMan
Sep 09, 2004

Lots and Lots of warm clothes!!!

Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear Big, warm, hiking boots if you going hiking, or if you going anywhere in winter! And lots of sweaters, with at least one big, thick jacket to wear over everything!

Photo Equipment Some camera's have been known to stop working in extreme cold. Poland in January is EXTREMELY cold!

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Bushman23
Feb 10, 2006

Black and White film rolls are hard to find

Luggage and bags Backpack the best

Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear i was there in late september expecting some cold but nothing of that..really warm weather...so i wore just t-shirts and a pullover in the evening and of course a good shoes to walk from the several interesting places in the city

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Nov 08, 2005
 
 
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Don't forget the umbrella

Miscellaneous The Polish children's verse says:
"When will it be raining in Poland?
Maybe in December, maybe in June
Maybe tomorrow afternoon."

(replaced May with June because it rhymes...)

Yes, it's summer time and the sun is bright.... but you can never know when it might rain.
Afternoon showers are not that uncommon and did occur even during that dry and hot summer of 2003.
Having a small folded umbrella might be a good idea.

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adin
Dec 30, 2004

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Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear Comfortable walking shoes - although there is excellent public transport I always find I would rather walk so that I don't miss anything.

Make sure you have plenty of warm clothes if you visit in winter. It is advisablt to wear several layers.

Toiletries and Medical Supplies These days the shops seem to have everything that you need - usually at a lower price than the UK.

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Dec 29, 2002
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"All around me"
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"Warsaw Rising"
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"WARSAW- THE CITY WITH A HISTORY!"
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Krasinski Palace

Krasinski palace, as guide tells, one of the most beautiful palaces in Warsaw and Poland. It was projected in 17th centuries and has features of baroque style. For some time it was used as Supreme...
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Monument to the Ghetto Uprising

While ethnic Poles were subject to selective persecution by Nazi Germany, all ethnic Jews were targeted by the Third Reich. In the winter of 1939–40, about 100,000 Jews were deported to Nazi...
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Marie Curie Museum

This museum, which is actually the childhood home of Marie, is located in the old town. Its a small museum but quite comprehensive with its exhibits. Some interesting photo's are displayed along...
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St Casimir's Church

St. Casimir’s church was built as a commemoration of Jan Sobieski victory against Turks in end of 17th century. Actually during Second World War it was working as a war hospital, but bombing in 1944...
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Jewish Historical Institute

It's not hard to guess that this museum isn't an easy to go place. With over 300 000 Jews, Warsaw was a centre of Jewish life in Eastern Europe with all its ups and downs. The Holocaust put an end to...
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St. John's Cathedral

This most ancient of Warsaw churches is already mentioned in 13th century records, but came to be well-known later: It was here that in 1339 a papal legate publicly condemned the Teutonic Order for...
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