Day trip

Kraków: Life of Pope John Paul II Day Trip to Wadowice

Activity provider: TOURS IN CRACOW

Kraków: Life of Pope John Paul II Day Trip to Wadowice

Activity provider: TOURS IN CRACOW

From US$ 74.54 per person

Explore the birthplace of Pope John Paul II in Wadowice on a guided day trip, stopping at significance places from his childhood. See the Sanktuarium Pasyjno-Maryjne and the Divine Mercy Sanctuary.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 9 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • See the Pope's relic in the John Paul II Center, a vial of his blood
  • Walk around the streets of Wadowice, the hometown of Pope John Paul II
  • See the birthplace of the Pope and the church where he was baptized
  • Stop at the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Sanktuarium Pasyjno-Maryjne
  • Spend time admiring the trees that surround the Sanktuarium Pasyjno-Maryjne
Full description

Depart from Krakow on a tour of the life of Pope John Paul II. Walk in the Pope’s footsteps as you stop by significant locations from his childhood. View the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Sanktuarium Pasyjno-Maryjne and the Divine Mercy Sanctuary.

Visit Wadowice, the hometown of Pope John Paul II. See places that were important to him during his childhood, like the house where he was born and the parish church where he was baptized.

Stop at the Sanktuarium Pasyjno-Maryjne, visited by the Pope when he was younger. Admire the park and rows of trees that surround the religious site.

Upon arrival back in Krakow, make a visit to the Łagiewniki district to see the Divine Mercy Sanctuary.

After soaking up the serenity of the sanctuary, enter into the John Paul II Center, where you will find several relics of the Pope, including a vial of his blood.

Includes
  • Guided tour
  • Transportation
  • Entry ticket to museum
  • Food and drink
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet at the bus park at 7 Powisle Street, on the opposite side of the Sheraton Grand Hotel.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Long-sleeved shirt
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • See-through clothing

Know before you go

  • Entry may be refused to religious sites without appropriate clothing

Product ID: 411576