Spring 2020

5 May – 20 May 2020

Tour highlights:

  • Experience geographically diverse regions and eco systems, from the dunes of the Baltic Coast to the Alpine ranges of Tatra Mountains, lake country and food rich producing highlands as well as cultural treasures
  • Taste, sample and enjoy local food and learn about local handling and natural fermentation and preserving practices
  • Sample health focused and well-being orientated the Slow Food movement
  • Learn the iconic Polish food at the Cooking Class and Polish Food Sampling
  • Immerse in Poland’s textile and industrial past and its vibrant creative scene
  • Private, curated viewing of  Baltic International Miniature Textiles exhibits and networking with the exhibition’s key’s visionaries and curators
  • Relaxing, private demonstrations, studio visits and home stay experiences
  • Learn, explore and make your own naturally formed amber pendant, an amber wholesale experience available
  • Experience local fibre and textile artists’ practices and create your own work or purchase directly from the artists, makers and artisans
  • Get to know folk designs,  Polish folk costumes and local rituals and celebrations
  • All about the Lace Art – the World Heritage listed lace making art and designs – “Koniaków Lace”
  • Locals’ Homes – Home stay & private studios experience
  • Network with locals, artists, artisans and creative businesses
  • Relax in the world class, purpose build hot spring facilities

Inclusions:

  • Warsaw International Airport pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation
  • All breakfasts
  • Welcome/farewell dinner
  • Home made meals while visiting studios or art practices
  • Traditional Cooking Class (Krakow’s Pierozki Gourmet Cooking Class; includes meal, desert and drinks; GF & V options available)
  • Entry fees to venues/sites included
  • Creative workshops and materials
  • Shopping opportunities
  • Sampling local and regional food, deserts and drinks
  • Private and air-conditioned transport and a single driver
  • Local mineral waters (daily)
  • Cater for most dietary requirements (please enquire if required)

Countryside

  • Explore rural and remote areas of the most Eastern and Southern Regions of Poland