Krakow: Communism tram and walking tour of Nowa Huta
Excursions & day trips

Krakow: Communism tram and walking tour of Nowa Huta

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit Nowa Huta, a city built from scratch after WWII and now a district of Krakow
  • Learn about the promises, facts and lies concerning the Communist utopia
  • Take a tram ride to the suburbs and see a non-touristic site of the city
What to expect

Rewind to communist days with this 3-hour tram and walking tour of Krakow’s Nowa Huta district. Ride a tram to this eastern suburb and learn how it was built as a model Soviet city. See the main square and tenements, view Cold War-era bomb shelters, and visit the stunning ark-shaped Lord’s Ark church, a symbol of Nowa’s battle for a church during the 1960s.

Imagine how life in Poland looked like in the 60 and 70s, as you enjoy a drink in a communist-era restaurant. Learn about life under Soviet rule as well as the 1980s' anti-communism resistance from your guide.

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What's included
  • Professional live guide
  • Walking tour
What's not included
  • Return tram ticket (12 PLN per person)
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Infants (age 0-4): free admission
Where

Szpitalna 25, Kraków, Poland

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in front of the InfoKrakow Point, 25 Szpitalna Street. Look for the guide with Cracow Tours sign.

What to remember
  • As the tour involves walking for the most part, please wear comfortable footwear
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible
  • Have some change ready for lunch and tram tickets (approx. 32 PLN per person)
  • This tour has a minimum of 2 participants per booking
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When
  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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Provider
All Poland Sp. z o.o.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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