Evening Folk Tour

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Duration: 5 hours
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Dinner included

Discover Polish tradition and cuisine in one evening.

Evening Folk Tour

Want to add a bit of folk to your holiday in Krakow, Poland? With Mr.Shuttle's Evening Folk Tour, it couldn't be easier. Spend a few hours learning about Polish culture and cuisine. During this tour, you'll visit the Ethnographic Museum in Krakow and get to know a bit about our country and the Polish people. Once your curiosity is satisfied, you'll join a feast and a Folk Show at a traditional Polish restaurant to get the full experience. So satisfy your hunger with Polish food, listen to some traditional folk music and enjoy a traditional dance. If this sounds like something for you, read on to discover all the details.

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We love to travel and travellers so we aim to meet their needs. If you happen to be in Krakow, then you're in luck! When it comes to tours in Krakow, Mr.Shuttle is the expert. Because of that, you can expect high-quality tours that will make your travel amazing. Plus, we want to offer you the best opportunities to learn about this amazing city. Let us show you a tiny piece of Poland during a Krakow Folk tour that takes you to the very heart of the country - its people and culture.

During a 5-hour tour you'll learn some theory, and then get an immersive experience with food and a Folk Show. For your convenience, we offer to pick you up from your accommodation and drop you off at the end of the tour. Easy and without any stress on your part. To make it even better, the tour is all in English as language barriers are not our style. If you want to experience some of Krakow's folk culture, make sure to book this tour and have a real feast!

Stop 1: A visit to the Ethnographic Museum in Krakow

Once you've been collected by our driver from your hotel, you'll be transferred to Kazimierz, Krakow's popular Jewish district. To begin the Folk Tour, you'll get a good dose of interesting information at the Ethnographic Museum. The exhibition on Polish Folk Culture will give you an insight into the life and folk culture of the local people. Apart from learning about the rural life of the villagers, you'll see the traditional clothing and furniture from the past. Walkthrough the recreated interiors from the 19th century and learn about the everyday items and customs of the peasants from the 19th and the early 20th century. The museum also presents an array of folk art and crafts from the region. In addition, you'll get the chance to see items related to Polish rituals and traditions like painted Easter eggs.

Stop 2: A traditional Polish feast and a folk show

Once your visit to the museum is over, we will take you to a traditional Polish restaurant on the outskirts of the city. There, you'll indulge in some tasty Polish food. Get ready for a variety of dumplings, sausages, meats and cheeses. Of course, this Polish feast wouldn't be complete without a shot of vodka, so that will be on the menu too. Alternatively, you can opt for beer or a glass of wine.

Once your belly is full, it's time to enjoy the amazing Folk Show. It consists of traditional music and dances performed by a folk ensemble from Cracow. Feel free to take photos or join the dance for extra fun.

Trip Itnerary

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    Hotel pickup

    We will pick you up directly from your hotel by one of our comfortable cars.

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    Ethnographic Museum

    See exhibition on Polish Folk Culture and listen to very interesting stories.

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    Polish dinner and folk show

    After the Museum part, we will take you to a traditional Polish restaurant, located in the outskirts of Krakow.

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    Transfer and hotel drop off

    Our driver will pick you up from the restaurant and drive you back to your accommodation.

Please note that all times are approximate and depend on traffic conditions and guides availability.

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    High recommend!

  • David profile avatar
    David
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    We had a great time! We tasted polish cuisine and delicious beer. Thanks to Thomas for a great service.

  • Miriam profile avatar
    Miriam
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    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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    Top. Delicious food, amazing flok show, a great museum. Everything with perfect service of Mr.Shuttle!

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The Ethnographic Museum , located on Plac Wolnica in Jewish district, contains a permanent exhibition on Polish Folk Culture. It deals with village life in its entirety, from the role of the church, the clothes people wore, customs such as spring rites – with their associated overtones of fertility, to how people farmed the land and the implements they used. All of these subject areas are given life with an interesting selection of exhibits.

Dinner is included in the price of this tour. It also comes with non-alcoholic drinks and 1 alcoholic drink.

Menu:
– a welcoming glass of cherry brandy
– a dinner of three courses: sour rye soup with potatoes and sausage pork chop with roasted potatoes and stewed cabbage apple pie served hot with ice cream
– unlimited buffet with drinks (Coffee, Tea, Water, Fruit drink)
– unlimited buffet with traditional Polish cuisine dishes (available after dinner): bread, lard, cucumbers in brine, cold meats and sausages, cheeses, pork jellies with vegetables, salads, fruit, a mix of roasted dumplings, a mix of grilled meats, potato casserole, bigos stew

Folk Show means traditional songs and dances performed by a Cracovian folk ensemble. It a great possibility to learn about the Polish culture and cuisine in a nutshell. It is a receipt for a great fun and unforgettable experience!

This tour includes a door-to-door service so you’ll be collected at your hotel and dropped off at the same place once the tour is over. Our drivers are fully licensed and we use a fleet of new Mercedes-Benz Vans and Minibuses to provide you with a reliable and comfortable means of transportation.

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Free hotel pickup

We'll pick you up from your accommodation and drive you back there safely after the trip. Our tour groups are small to make your experience comfortable, punctual, and efficient.

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Regular tour

You can book this tour for every Thursday from the 1st of April until the 30th of September.

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Entrance ticket included

The entrance ticket to visit the Ethnographic Museum in Krakow is included in the price of this tour so you don't have to waste your time in a queue.

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English-speaking drivers

We offer this folk tour in English so that you can understand everything and have the best experience in Poland.

FAQ

Here you can find answers for frequently asked questions.

This tour is available on Thursdays, from 1st of April to 30th of September.

Casual smart dress is recommended. Any folk accents from your country or associated with the Polish culture are welcome.

If you have a food allergy, please put a remark in a booking form. We will do our best to adapt the menu of the three-course dinner to your allergy.

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