Warsaw tour

14:30  –  a sightseeing tour of Warsaw: we will go along the Royal Road for walking tour the streets of the OLD TOWN, you will see i.a.: Royal Castle (outside) – built in the 15th century, this castle served as residence of Mazovian princes. Once the capital was moved to Warsaw from Kraków, the castle served as seat of the king and the government. The castle has been renovated repeatedly and destroyed completely during World War II. It was rebuilt between 1971-1988 using castle remains and rubble,  Cathedral Basilica of the Martyrdom of St. John the Baptist – the cathedral was erected in its current form (earlier there was a wooden chapel on this place) in the 14th century. Weddings, coronations and royal funerals were held here. In the crypts there are tombs i.a.: the last Polish King Stanisław August Poniatowski  and Nobel prize winning – writer Henryk Sienkiewicz, Old Town Market Square –  founded in the late 13th and early 14th centuries, this is one of the most picturesque corners of the city. It was once the main square of Warsaw, Barbican and defensive walls – the remnants of Warsaw’s defensive walls, erected in 1548 by Giovanni Batista Venetian.


16:30 – 17:30  – visiting ŁAZIENKI KRÓLEWSKIE – a Palace-Garden complex the most beautiful planned area in Warsaw and one of the most beautiful in Europe, equally stunning in terms of its greenery and architecture. There you will see i.a.: Palace on the Island (outside)  a pearl of Polish architecture and one of the symbols of Warsaw, White House (outside)  Situated on the Royal Promenade, it was built in 1774 at the command of Stanisław August Poniatowski. The building is an original memento of the King Stanisław period because, although devastated, it was not completely destroyed during World War II, Amphitheatre – opened on the anniversary of the election of King Stanisław August, on September 7, 1791, Chopin Monument.

17:30 – 18:15 – Chopin Music Concert