Chopin & Copernicus – 6 days
Arrival in Warsaw, check-in at the hotel. Time to refresh. Visiting the F. Chopin’s Museum, St. Cross Church – where Chopin’s heart is placed. Walk along the oldest districts of Warsaw folded in the Middle Ages – the Old Town (UNESCO Heritage) and New Town, located just above the Vistula River. Sightseeing: the Tomb of Unknown Soldier and the Saski Park which was founded in XVII century, the Grand Theatre and Opera House, the Jabłonowski Palace, visit to the Royal Castle, Barbican- medieval defense walls of Warsaw. Then sightseeing the Krasiński Palace, the Palace of Justice, transfer to the Łazienki Royal Park with the Chopin monument, walk around the park with the Palace on the Water and the Island Theatre. Back to the hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to Żelazowa Wola – the birthplace of Frederic Chopin. Visit in Chopin’s Museum. Then exclusive Chopin piano concert. Dinner-you will have opportunity to try polish cuisine with unique Chopin’s menu. Visit to Brochów fortified church where Chopin’s parents as well as his sister got married and he was baptized there; photo stop in Sanniki, a place where Chopin stayed for holidays. Transfer to Płock. Free time for souvenir hunt. Check-in at the hotel. Spa & Wellness evening. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour. Visiting the ZOO and the Masovian Museum famous for large collection of Art Nouveau. Listening to the Płock’s bugle-call at noon. Sightseeing the Old Town: Tumskie Hill, Mazovian Princes’ Castle-the gothic building, Cathedral Basilica with sarcophagus of two Polish rulers – Ladislaus Herman and Boleslaus the Wry-Mouthed, the oldest high school in Poland which was built in XII century, Divine Mercy Shrine – where St Faustina had her divine revelation. Płock by night – a walk of hills and enjoy the panorama of Płock from the other side of the Vistula. Optionally – Casino Night. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to Ciechocinek (the pearl of the health resorts). Walk along Graduation Towers-the largest and unique wooden construction in Europe which evaporating water from the brine. Transfer to Toruń. Check-in at the hotel. Sightseeing the city, the best example of medieval gothic town (UNESCO Heritage) and birthplace of great Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, who made a crucial discovery that the Earth is not the centre of universe; walk along the Old Town, visit to the Copernicus House and the Cathedral with a bell tower offering a splendid view over the city; optional visit to a gingerbread factory. Shopping time. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to Poznań. Check-in at the hotel and city tour. The city is famous for its variety of sports events, theater festivals and for its unique historic buildings. During sightseeing you will see: The Art Nouveau Architecture, The Great Theater, the Royal-Imperial Route. Walk it to discover historic sites associated with knights and emperors, see gems of architecture, learn about the city’s traditions. You would admire the Old Town and Ostrów Tumski – with gothic cathedral. Then you would visit Old Brewery-modern shopping center, Malta-lake and recreational area. You would visit Museum of Musical Instruments, with the Frederic Chopin’s original piano. Free time for the rest of the day. Overnight.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to Warsaw. Departure.