Prague & Krakow History

Prices from: £399

Prague and Krakow make the perfect companions for your students to explore history on their next study trip.  This is a two centre study trip.

Combining Prague with Krakow makes perfect sense considering not only their geographical proximity, but also the history of Krakow which mirrors and contradicts that of Prague.  Krakow, which was fortunately spared destruction during World War II, now houses more artworks and historic buildings than any other Polish city. On a trip to the medieval city, Krakow, your students can learn all about the atrocities committed by the Nazis in nearby concentration camps. Krakow is blessed with many historical landmarks and monuments which symbolise Europe’s turbulent past.

Prague is blessed with a beautiful facade that evokes majesty, yet delve a little deeper and your students will quickly unearth a fascinating and at times, dark history linked to the Roman Empire, World War I & II and the Velvet Revolution.  Your students will be able to explore these sites to see how they helped to shape Prague

Your students can have an unforgettable experience on this history tour and visit some amazing landmarks. Some visits include the Terezin Concentration Camp, a Walking Tour Of Kazimierz and the Schindlers Factory Museums.

Contact Adaptable Travel today to find out more about this fascinating history study trip.

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Scores 9.3 out of 10 based on 16 reviews
8 out of 10


The accommodation was perfectly suited to the group [other than the mini bars in the room which were removed by the hotel when asked], it was in fact, better than we expected. the Hotel was clearly within walking distance of the main square and close to a small shop for the needs of pupils. The organisation and activities were flawless, and the Ariel restaurant was amenable to changing the time of our evening meal, which was great for us. Our only complaint was that our return transfer to the airport was delayed, apparently by traffic. We think they forgot us, as the lady in the company had to ask how many people needed to go to the airport. Other than that, an excellent trip and I would use the company again as I believe, whilst the transfer issue was stressful, it was beyond their control.
Confirmed purchase: 23 March 2018
Published on: 20 April 2018
9 out of 10


We had a brilliant trip and Adaptable Travel were fantastic throughout. I would highly recommend Adaptable Travel and I look forward to our next trip.
Confirmed purchase: 17 July 2017
Published on: 02 August 2017
9 out of 10


Grimsby GB
The hotel was fantastic and there were no issues with transport or timings, other than the coach driver not speaking any English, making communication extremely difficult. However, because our Auschwitz tour was changed to the half-day tour after we had already made our booking, the students lost a lot of time in Auschwitz and didn't get to see much of Birkenau. Also, our tour time was quite late, so the guide would not take us to see any more of the site as it had already got dark.

Despite this, the Adaptable team were extremely efficient and were a pleasure to deal with.
Confirmed purchase: 21 March 2017
Published on: 30 March 2017
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Destination Pack
To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

Day 1:
-Coach departs your institute
-Arrive Prague (via Dover - Calais ferry)
-Transfer to accommodation
-Evening Meal

Day 2:
-Breakfast at accommodation
-Begin tour of Prague, including visits to the Old Royal Palace (Prague Castle), St. George's Basilica and Powder Tower.
-Free time
-Evening Meal

Day 3:
-Breakfast at accommodation
-Visit to the Terezin Concentration Camp
-Evening Meal

Day 4:
-Breakfast at accommodation
-Depart Prague and travel to Krakow
-Free time
-Evening Meal 

Day 5:
-Breakfast at accommodation
-Visit to Auschwitz
-Arrive back at hotel
-Free time
-Evening Meal

Day 6: 
-Breakfast at accommodation
-Walking tour of Kazimierz
-Visit to Schindler's Factory Museum
-Free time for lunch and sightseeing
-Depart hotel, tranfers to Calais 

Day 7: 
-Arrive UK (via Calais - Dover ferry)
-Travel back to institute

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