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16 Days | 15 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Vivi from Berkeley Heights, NJ Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/07/15 - 10/22/15
I like the website.

Karen from San Jose, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/23/15 - 10/08/15
What a variety of foods we were served, especially all of the different soups!

Leandra from Venice, CA Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 09/23/15 - 10/08/15
This marvelous trip will take you through each of Poland's six provinces. It is the most comprehensive tour of Poland available today, complete with excellent lectures, concerts, museums, castles, forests, rivers, shopping and great food. This is a must for anyone with Polish roots who wants to be educated about and delighted by this resilient country and its culture.

Rosemarie from Bridgewater, VA Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 04/22/15 - 05/07/15
Poland and this tour of it far exceeded my expectations! The variety of places visited as well as the history, architecture, and local experiences were excellent. The pace was just right and our guides were very well-informed and personable. I would love to go back and explore some more!

Susan from Orono, ME Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/08/14 - 10/23/14
This is the trip for those of you who wish to learn more about Poland. It is thoughtfully planned however be prepared to walk a lot over uneven ground.

Heather from Sun City Center, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/03/14 - 09/18/14
Excellent experiences from guides to variety of activities were shared by fellow travelers. Poland startled the observer with its contrasts and beauty. Polish nationalism shines throughout the adventure.

Therese from Dearborn, MI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/03/14 - 09/18/14
The most informative and thorough tour to Poland out there!

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"Zamosc, the best preserved Renaissance town in Poland." Uploaded By: Joyce
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"Our tour of Bialowieza National Park via horse drawn vehicle." Uploaded By: Joyce

"Warsaw Rising Museum which documented the courage and resilience of the Polish people during WWII." Uploaded By: Joyce

"Torun, a walled city with its Gothic Old Town was untouched by WWII and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site." Uploaded By: Joyce

"Marlbork Castle was built by the Teutonic Knights during the 13th century and then restored in the 19th century and most recently following WWII. " Uploaded By: Joyce

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14 nights of accommodations
37 meals: 14 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 11 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
20 Field trips
4 Performances


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