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Polin Travel Guide & Genealogy - Private Day Tours

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Retracing the footsteps of our family

Tomasz arranged an incredible 2 days for my family and I. We spent a day in my family's shtetl and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
claratopiol
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London, United Kingdom
Polish Geneaology Tour

If you are taking a trip to trace your Polish Jewish roots, you would be crazy not to use Tomasz... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Venitraveler
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Houston, Texas
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We offer special academically designed one day private tours to Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum, Cracow, Kazimierz, Wieliczka Salt Mine and majority of Polish and Jewish heritage and Holocaust related sites in Poland. We specialize in private guiding and...more
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Ul. Augustianska 4/3, Krakow 31-064, Poland
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+48 513 158 001
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tomasz arranged an incredible 2 days for my family and I. We spent a day in my family's shtetl and managed to trace back a large quantity of official documents such as birth, marriage and death certificates thanks to him. On the second day we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are taking a trip to trace your Polish Jewish roots, you would be crazy not to use Tomasz. My family spent two days with him, tracing my grandfather's Holocaust journey from a small Polish town through various camps. Grandpa came from a pretty...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Tomasz arranged tour guides for my wife and myself for four days in Krakow, surrounding villages and Auschwitz. Both our families are from Poland so this was a return to our roots trip.The guides we had were very knowledgeable and experienced. They were able to...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Tomasz and I are yet to meet but he has already been incredibly generous with his time and advice. I’m the daughter of an Auschwitz survivor who died many years ago and am delving into my father's life and wartime experience. Unfortunately, I wasn’t organized...More

1  Thank Karen P
Reviewed June 21, 2018

We spent a day with Tomasz in Krakow and Auschwitz, where we were exploring our family history. Tomasz was accommodating to all of our requests, taking us to main attractions while also detouring to unique sites. He was extremely knowledgable, and worked with our stories...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

I had the outstanding fortune of spending a week with Tomasz Cebulski on my travels in the Ukraine and Poland, on a group tour organized by the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. We visited Jewish sites in Lviv, Warsaw and Krakow in addition to the extermination...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had the best possible experience in Krakow and other more remote areas exploring our family heritage with Tomasz. Both personable and knowledgable, Tomasz was a fantastic guide before, during, and following our tour. We learned so much about our family history,...More

1  Thank SusieandRobert
Sipho14, Owner at Polin Travel Guide & Genealogy - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you, It was a pleasure to share that day with you,

Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

My Husbands father and Uncle are survivors. His Grandfather, Uncle and Dad were interned at Auschwitz-Birkenau and then worked at Buna labor camp.,while his grandmother was selected for the gas chambers upon arrival into Auschwitz-Birman. We wanted to retrace his Fathers steps and wanted an...More

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Sipho14, Owner at Polin Travel Guide & Genealogy - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you very much, Such words make our passion for history even stronger.

Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

I met Tomasz as part of a Holocaust-centric school trip. Tomasz quickly earned all of my classmate's respect (which is hard to do with teenagers) due to his immense amount of knowledge and incredibly sweet and caring attitude. His own care for the topic added...More

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Sipho14, Kierownik at Polin Travel Guide & Genealogy - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Thank you very much Maya. It was a pleasure to teach and learn from your group. Tomasz

Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

I recently partook in a school delegation to Poland to see various Jewish heritage sights and learn about general Poland for a week with 47 others, and I was honestly blown away. Tomasz was incredibly knowledgeable, speaking articulately and sensitively about everything we visited, including...More

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Sipho14, Kierownik at Polin Travel Guide & Genealogy - Private Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2018

Thank you very much Hannah. It was a pleasure to teach and learn from your group. Tomasz

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Sorry for late reply. The boss Tomasz was on a book tour (he also wrote a book) so was busy when we contacted him and he did take awhile to get back to me. But he is worth it if you still have the time. Great guide and great... More
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May 2, 2017|
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Response from Sipho14 | Property representative |
Sorry for my late response as I am not racing the TA account, All of my research tours are private so I can arrange a tour to Stryj just for you, When do you plan to travel? Tomasz Cebulski
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