Five Days with Polish Wine in Lesser Poland + Krakow
Available Upon Request
May thru September
US $1495 /PP
Join us on a NEW and exciting WINE, FOOD and CULTURAL journey starting in 2019 through Malopolska – Lesser Poland region and the region’s magnificent capital city – KRAKOW. Stay in a boutique hotel, historic castle, palace or manor or agrotourism farm of your choice. Enjoy quality regional foods carefully paired with local wines made in small, family owned vineyards in spectacular locations throughout the region.
You pick your preferred dates of travel (May thru September) and we make all the arrangements!
Krakow – Hotel Stary – 5 star – Hotel, restaurants, wellness & spa or Hotel Unicus Palace – 5 star – New hotel, restaurant, pool & spa.
Malopolska – Lesser Poland region – Dwor Sierakow – 4 star – Hotel, restaurant, wine and spa
Koziarnia – Lesser Poland region – agrotourism, Smykan winery and artisan foods
Your guide will be meeting you at your hotel after breakfast for a walking City Tour of UNESCO Krakow Old Town and Market Square and a visit to Stary Kleparz – fresh food market for “oscypek” – local smoked sheep cheese and artisan meats tastings. Afternoon at your leisure. In the evening we meet again in your hotel lobby and together head out to enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a carefully selected restaurant specializing in Polish cuisine paired with Polish wines.
Today after breakfast, touring of the UNESCO Wieliczka Salt Mine is on the itinerary. In the afternoon, we visit Silver Mountain vineyard on the outskirts of Krakow. A beautiful location, overlooking the Vistula river where excellent Polish wines are produced and favored by many. In the evening, we head out to wine bar, KrakoSlow Wines, for Eastern European wine tasting served with regional delicacies.
This morning after breakfast we leave Krakow and head out to Malopolska – Lesser Poland countryside for the next two days to continue our Polish wine adventure. On our drive south-east of Krakow, we stop to tour and taste wines and apple cyder at Winnica Wieliczka and Winnica Gaj. This evening we enjoy an authentic Polish dinner at local manor, Dwor Sierakow, paired with regional, eco Polish wines. Na zdrowie!
After breakfast, we head out to meet the winemakers and tour and taste wines paired with local foods at four local local vineyards: Winnica Smykan, Mieszko, Raciechowice and Pod Bocianim Gniazdem. Evening at your leaisure at Dwor Sierakow or Koziarnia. Enjoy and relax at the Wine Spa – if you’re staying at Dwor Sierakow – and other indoor and/or outdoor attractions both places have on offer.
Enjoy your morning and breakfast on day five at your hotel or agrotourism and check out or extent your stay for more relaxation and enjoyment.
- Two days of exciting food, wine and culture exploration in the city of Krakow and three days in the Polish countryside
- Tours and tasting at total of seven select Lesser Poland wineries
- All meals on the itinerary with authentic regional specialties
- Wine, beer, Polish vodka & mineral water with lunch & dinner at restaurants & wine bars
- Visit to Stary Kleparz fresh food market with “oscypek” – local smoked sheep cheese and artisan meats tastings
- Cultural sightseeing including UNESCO World Heritage Sites with local guides
- Land transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
Szczęśliwej Podróży i Smacznego! - Happy Travels & Bon Appétit!