Warmia-Masuria Province Private tours

Our most recommended Warmia-Masuria Province Private tours

From Warsaw: Private tour of the Wolf's Lair, Hitler's HQ

1. From Warsaw: Private tour of the Wolf's Lair, Hitler's HQ

Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodations in Warsaw. Take a drive deep into the Masurian woods, a beautiful countryside full of forests and lakes. Arrive at the Wolf’s lair and meet your English-speaking guide. Venture deep into the complex of bunkers. The site functioned as its own independent city during the war, complete with its own power plant, water supply, cinema, casino, central telephone-radio, airport and railway station. An 800 hectacre complex was hidden in the forest. Learn about the time that Hitler spent at the Wolf’s Lair. See the room where the failed assassination attempt on Hitler’s life took place. Afterwards, drive back to your accommodations in Warsaw.

Olsztyn Old Town Highlights Private Walking Tour

2. Olsztyn Old Town Highlights Private Walking Tour

Discover the highlights of Olsztyn's Old Town with a knowledgeable private guide on a walking tour of the historic city center. Learn about the historic significance of the city and its major landmarks. Walk through the Upper Gate, which is the oldest part of the defensive structures of the town, and explore Market Square with its beautiful residential architecture. Visit the Church of St. Jacob Cathedral, a fine example of Warmian Gothic design. Note the high roof and impressive interior of the cathedral. See the Castle of Warmian Bishops, built in the 14th century. Admire the brownish-red exterior of the castle and wander through the beautiful gardens which surround this imposing structure. With the 3-hour tour option, continue the tour to the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Cross the bridge guarded by Monument of St. John Nepomuk and discover one of the most tranquil places in the city, Long Lake.

Gdansk: Private Wolf's Lair Tour

3. Gdansk: Private Wolf's Lair Tour

Your private tour for just you and your group begins as you are picked up from any location in Gdansk, Sopot, or Gdynia. Following 3 hours of driving, you'll arrive to Wolf's Lair. The fortress is composed of 80 buildings which were built between 1940-1942, with 50 of them being bunkers. The headquarters had its own electric power generator, railway station, and an air-strip, and quarters for top Nazi officials as well as a casino and cinema were located in the central part of the compound. The whole area was camouflaged, protected by barbed wire and mine fields. Transportation is conducted by deluxe, spacious, and air-conditioned vehicles which are driven by experienced chauffeurs. Throughout your journey to the site and back you will be free to admire the beauty of the Polish countryside.

Olsztyn Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

4. Olsztyn Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

Meet your friendly guide at Krakowska Gate, then set off on a 2.5, 3.5, or 5-hour food tour (depending on the option chosen). The tour has been designed to showcase the very best of Polish cuisine at 2, 3, or 4 carefully selected venues across the city. At each venue, taste, compare, and explore the flavor combinations of Polish delicacies while learning about local history and traditions. Combine each tour with a guided exploration of the most iconic sights of Olsztyn Old Town as you go from one venue to the next.  On the 2.5-hour option, visit 2 venues to taste different styles of dumplings, as well as Polish meats. Your meal is accompanied by a soft drink, a coffee or tea, and a delicious cake. On the 3.5-hour tour, taste authentic Polish food at 3 venues, including 3 kinds of dumplings, Polish meat, regional specialties, traditional soup, as well as a soft drink, coffee or tea, beer, and a cake. During your tasting, listen to your guide share fascinating information about local customs and which delicacies are related to which occasions. To get a deeper understanding and appreciation of Polish cuisine, select the special 5-hour option, which includes your choice of a tasting of beer or vodka, with 8 types of each to choose from. Enjoy a more extensive guided walk through the city: wander around the busy Market Square, where you can admire the beautiful architecture and see the Old Town Hall. Visit the Cathedral next which boasts intricate Gothic architecture, and finally, soak up the historic atmosphere at a 14th century castle.

1 Day Tour From Warsaw: Wolf's Lair Hitler's Headquarters

5. 1 Day Tour From Warsaw: Wolf's Lair Hitler's Headquarters

Wolf’s Lair was the most important of Hitler’s headquarters hidden in Masuria, a region of Northern Poland famous for its 2.000 lakes. It was the perfect place to set up an inaccessible complex of bunkers with lakes and swamps blocking its access. The complex, which would become one of several Führer Headquarters located in various parts of occupied Europe, was built for Operation Barbarossa's start – the invasion of the Soviet Union – in 1941. The top-secret, high-security site was in the Masurian woods about 8 km from the small East Prussian town of Rastenburg (now Kętrzyn in Poland). Three security zones surrounded the central complex where Führer’s bunker was located. Despite the security, an assassination attempt against Hitler was made at Wolf’s Lair on 20 July 1944. Unfortunately, the bomb planted by Claus von Stauffenberg in the map room did not kill Hitler (he survived around 35 assassination attempts during his life!). On the 25th of January 1945, due to the Red Army's rapid advance, the complex was blown up and abandoned. The guide picks you up from your hotel and drives with you to the Wolf’s Lair, where you will explore the complex with him or a local guide or with audioguides. Lunch break is possible in the museum or the restaurant along the way.

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What people are saying about Warmia-Masuria Province

I had the most amazing tour in this trip. Kris, my driver (also the tour agency owner) is wonderful and made my commute easy. He also gave me other insights on other places to visit in Warsaw. Waldemar, my tour guide at Wolfe Laire was wonderful! He was so knowledgeable about the history and the place and was also a great photographer for me along the way. He knew exactly where the best views were to take pictures. The weather and everything were perfect. I didn't want to leave... Though the commute is quite far (4 hours 1 way from Warsaw) but every single minute was so worth it. I am so glad that I visited this place during my stay in Poland. I will DEFINITELY recommend everyone to visit Wolf Laire when in Poland. Poland is so amazing and this is a site you do not want to miss!

Had an excellent tour with our on-site guide. Our driver from Warsaw was very good, personable, and informative whenever we asked a question. Highly recommend!

It was a great experience with the exception of the mosquitos. It is located in a forest so consider applying mosquito repellent.

Everything was perfect from our driver to the gentleman ho show as the place at the Wolfs Lair! Definitely worth it !!!

must do tour with own guide who is knowledgeable and friendly..great experience