1. Poland
  2. Mazovia Province
  3. Warsaw
  4. Palace of Culture and Science

Warsaw Communism Private Tour in a Retro Fiat

Product ID: 69064
Discover the history of Poland under communism while cruising the city in a communist era car. Your driver guide and a historical vehicle Fiat 125p take you to landmarks from the epoch that changed Poland for long time.
About this activity
Duration: 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German, French, Spanish, Polish

Pickup included

You are picked up from your hotel or from any other centrally located point.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the symbol of Polish communism - Palace of Culture and Science
  • See the representative houses for the working class in the Constitution Square
  • Take a look around the former House of the Communist Party
Full description
Feel the spirit of communist Poland during a drive in the iconic automobile of the 70’s and 80’s Fiat 125p. You will be chauffeured by a professional driver-guide who will introduce you to Warsaw of the communist epoch. You start by being picked up from your centrally located Warsaw hotel, at your chosen hour.

As you travel, your guide will share entertaining facts about life in communism, how it has changed, and what does it mean to be Polish today. Your agenda can be tailored to your preferences, so feel free to ask to visit somewhere of particular interest.

Visit Palace of Culture and Science, the hulking symbol of Warsaw’s long-gone communist epoch. Find out more about its construction, listen to some anecdotes and get to know why is it called the gift from Moscow. See the Stalin-era architecture at the Constitution Square, a unique and the most representative communist housing district. Visit communist ministerial district with its amazing Ministry of Agriculture and hear interesting stories about the House of Communist Party, find out what is it used for now. Then gaze at communist-era housing blocks of Muranów built upon the former Ghetto and learn more about the Party’s influence on architecture. As you ride, have a shot of best traditional vodka, alongside a tasty snack. After the tour you are driven back to your hotel.
Includes
  • Private local guide
  • Vodka shot on board
  • Polish sweet- a doughnut
  • Hotel pick up and drop off within city center
  • Transport by a historical Fiat 125p
  • Photos from the tour (emailed afterwards)
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Transportation in an 1980's historical vehicle
• Tour requires a moderate amount of walking
• The tour is half walking-half driving, but it can be easily adapted to suit your requirements
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    4.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.4 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Our guide spoke German very well and had very good knowledge. Everything really good.

August 5, 2019

Definitely book. The taxi is an original way to take a short historical tour. Including old town on foot

August 5, 2019

Great tour very Simon was a very knowledgeable guide.

July 16, 2019

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Warsaw Private Tours WPT1313

Product ID: 69064