The Brzeska street

 

This tour shows a different face of Warsaw, the authentic and legendary district Praga. Located on the right bank of the Vistula, just a few minutes from the Old Town, Praga differs significantly from left side of Warsaw. Over the centuries this part of Warsaw was characterized by trade and industry and was a melting pot of cultures, where the Christians, Jews and Orthodox lived side by side. Hardly destroyed during the World War II Praga still preserves much of its old architecture. Since the communist regime had collapsed, Praga is undergoing an intense process of revitalization and became the most trendy quarter with the rich art and underground scene.

During this 2-hour walking tour you will explore the streets of the pre-war Warsaw, tenement houses with bullet holes, as well as grey apartment blocks from the communist time and the post-industrial zones, now home to art galleries, boutique designers and restaurants! You will hear about the most known entrepreneurs, who made Praga to a major trading hub in the pre-war time and later on during the communist time to a symbol of free trade. You will get to know, what the word Praga means and what does it have in common with the capital of Czech Republic. You will hear the moving history about the director of the Warsaw Zoo and his wife, who helped save hundreds of Jews from the Warsaw Ghetto. Let yourself be guided through the multicultural Praga district! Explore the real face of Warsaw with our local expert!

Tour program:

  • Florian Cathedral
  • The orthodox church
  • The monument of the Praga’s Backyard Orchestra
  • The Mikvah
  • The former Jewish Dormitory
  • The Port of Praga
  • The Targowa Street
  • The Różycki Bazaar
  • The complex of the vodka factory “Koneser”

 Duration: 2 hours

 Start time: 10.00 am, 2.00 pm, 6.00 pm

 Venue: in front of St. Florian Cathedral: ul. Floriańska 3

 Price: 1 - 25 pax

Number of persons 1 pax pax pax pax 5-10 pax 11-25 pax
Price per 1 person in PLN 360 PLN 180 PLN 120 PLN 92 PLN 72 PLN 32 PLN
Price per 1 person in EUR 90 EUR 45 EUR 30 EUR 23 EUR 18 EUR 8 EUR
Included licensed tour guide services, headsets (for groups of 10  pax), taxes
Not included entrance and/or public transport tickets, lunch
Type of tour walking tour, sightseeing without entrance to sites

For groups of more than 25 pax the price will be set individually. To get a quote please send a request

Methods of payments: we accept payments with cash, bank transfers and credit cards: EC-Cards, Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Additional information:

  • The order of the sightseeing may change depending on start point. 
  • On request we offer hotel pick-up. Please Send a request

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