Warsaw: Jewish Heritage 4-Hour Private Tour
Pickup includedPick-up from hotels in Warsaw
- Explore the Old Jewish Quarter of Warsaw
- See the Synagogue and Kirkut (cemetery)
- Discover many sites connected with the rich history and traditions of Polish Jews
- Learn more about the history and traditions of the Jews in Poland
- Go to the melancholic Umschlagplatz where the city's Jews were loaded onto cattle wagons and taken to the labor camps
Highlights of Jewish Warsaw include the remnants of the Ghetto wall, Nozyk Synagogue, and former Jewish Street. Go to the famous Okopowa Street Jewish Cemetery, one of the largest Kirkuts (Jewish cemeteries) in Europe. See monuments that commemorate the martyrdom of Jews during World War 2. And go to the Umschlagplatz, where some 300,000 of the city’s Jews were put onto cattle wagons bound for the concentration camps.
Learn about the Ghetto Uprising of 1943, when a few hundred brave Jews stood up to the heavy artillery and dive bombers of the Nazis. The Monument to the Heroes of the Ghetto, built by sculptor Nathan Rappaport in 1948, pays fitting tribute to these resistance fighters and the spirit of the Jews who made one last desperate fight against the horror of the Holocaust.
- Tour guide
- Transportation during the tour
- Entrance fee to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews (EUR 6,50 per person)