Communism Tour of Krakow Verified by

Provided by Crazy Guides


Despite the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the enforced Iron Curtain there are still many traces of Communism and its most famous legacies to be found in Krakow. Come visit the centrally-planned Socialist district of Nowa Huta were rugged steelworks and authentic Renaissance style houses built by the Soviets can be found. Originally this particular project was meant to be a model Communist city, which it didn't and instead became one of the centres of revolution and resistance within Poland.

Join a tour where you get to experience the district on a legitimate Trabant automobile that will surely make you feel like you have traveled back in time to the "good old days". Enjoy hearing stories and anecdotes from the daily grind and get a better understanding on how the life of the average Pole was under Communism rule on this fascinating Communism Tour!

This activity includes:

  • Local laid-back Crazy Guide
  • Hotel pick up/drop off
  • Trabant automobile
  • Nowa Huta district
  • Central Square
  • Residential units
  • Steelworks' headquarters
  • Soviet tank
  • Lord's Ark church
  • Refreshments in a Communist restaurant

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  • “Top tour of our stay”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 11, 2018

    We signed up for their communism tour of Nowa Huta in trabants. This was a top trip. Our family of 4 were picked up on time in a coupe of trabants. Great spectacle! Tour guides were so good, so...

  • “Fun fun fun ”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 03, 2018

    The crazy communism tour was a highlight of our time in krakow. The guides were hilarious and knowledgeable, I learned a lot about history I didn’t know. And riding in a Trabant is something...

  • “Nowa Huta - Communism Tour ”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 01, 2018

    Decided to give this a try after seeing advert in a leaflet in our hotel. The guide picked us up punctually. She was very friendly and had a lovely fun nature with lots of enthusiasm. She was an...

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Things to note

Please note:
-Old Trabants can break down out of nowhere and it's just part of the adventure. In that case we'll continue on another Commie car or we'll call a taxi.
-The tour is not focused on accurate history, more on stories and anecdotes.

English  |  10:00 AM & 11:00 AM
English  |  12:00 PM & 1:00 PM
English  |  2:00 PM & 3:00 PM
English  |  4:00 PM & 5:00 PM
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