Mini Food and History - Warsaw private tour by retro minibus
Discover the history of Warsaw while trying out pieces of delicious local food and getting to know the local culture on this 3 hours private tour. This tour is a golden balance between sightseeing, food tasting and history. A little bit sweet, sour and salty, so everybody will find something tasty and suitable. Discover pieces of Warsaw history while trying out pieces of delicious local food and getting to know the local culture. Small snacks like sausage slices, pickles, herring, smoked cheese and doughnuts will be your company throughout these couple of hours. Warsaw Old Town, Grzybowski square, Praga district and plenty of interesting Warsaw sites are also included. At the very end count on some extra shot of traditional Polish vodka, it's not possible to organize a proper food-tasting tour without this indulgent fluid. All that plus a lot of driving inside a fancy retro minibus Zuk will make these couple of hours and hundreds of calories just pass by.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Professional English speaking local guide
- Transport by retro communist minibus
- Snacks: sausage, pickles, herring, cold meats, cheese - this list may vary since it's a daily choice
- Glass of local vodka
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Grzybowski Square, Warsaw Poland
Warsaw was divided into many small towns by the end of the 18th century - a "jurydyk", whose owners decided about their character. Plac Grzybowski was established as the market of the Grzybów "jurydyka" in the 17th century, it was one of the first private production and marketing markets, and was located at the hub of the city. On his example, you can study how city squares work when they create a network of interconnectedness. Nowadays it’s a place which links centuries, architectural styles and cultures.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: CUKIERNIA w WARSZAWIE na ŻELAZNEJ 64, Żelazna 64, 00-866 Warszawa, Poland
Old baker's shop with the best doughnuts in Warsaw. If Homer Simpson was a real person he would've dropped an American doughnut in favour of a Polish one because it's 4oz piece of heaven filled with yummy jelly or jam. Mmmm, doughnuts... Roughly 400 calories each!
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Hala Mirowska, ul. plac Mirowski 1, Warsaw 00-138 Poland
Hala Mirowska is a traditional market, packed with stalls and worth visiting for the best food that can't be found in popular supermarkets. You will taste Polish specialities like Polish sausage, pickled cucumbers and cabbage, smoked fish, lovely Polish bread and a traditional soft drink. This list may vary day to day, since products availability may change due to the season. You will have to squeeze with the locals and wait in lines to get your bits.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Old Town, Warsaw Poland
Get to know the history of Warsaw from its cradle to modern days.
The Old Town was established in the 13th century. Initially surrounded by an earthwork rampart, prior to 1339 it was fortified with brick city walls. The town originally grew up around the castle of the Dukes of Mazovia that later became the Royal Castle.
Surrounding streets feature medieval architecture such as the city walls, the Barbican and St. John's Cathedral.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Praga Polnoc, ul.Zabkowska, Warsaw Poland
Praga is one of the oldest districts in Warsaw. Through the centuries, Warsaw's right-bank was an independent town. In 1648 it was granted municipal rights by the king Władysław IV Vasa. It was joined to Warsaw at the end of 18th century. It’s the only district which was not destroyed during WWII.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Zabkowska Street, Zabkowska, Warsaw Poland
Try delicious local made Polish vodka!
Considered one of the most interesting tourist destinations, it is famous for historical buildings, namely tenement houses that were built at the turn of the 20th century. Ząbkowska Street is a busy place with many restaurants and bars. In most of them, one can try Polish and Czech specialities at a very low price in comparison with other districts of Warsaw. Ząbkowska Street is a student, tourist and hipster friendly place. It has become an artist hub, where many musicians and painters are still looking for inspiration.
Duration: 20 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup service from hotels, Airbnb and apartments is available up to 3 kilometres radius from the city centre. If your hotel/apartment is located farther or it’s not reachable by car our advisor will suggest the closest and most comfortable meeting point. Please note, that transfer from and to the hotel is counted into the total time of the tour. Sometimes it is better to meet the guide in the city centre, rather than spend the time on transfer from the far located pickup spot.
Departure Time :10:00 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Cars are used mainly for transfers between locations where guests have walks with their guide.
- Tours with retro minibuses are available only for persons taller than 150 cm (4,9 ft).
- Retro minibuses are not equipped with air conditioning, they are equipped with an efficient heating system for wintertime.
- Some of the retro minibuses are not equipped with seatbelts (which is legal with classic vintage cars).
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- Face masks required for travelers indoors and in the car
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.