Embark on an all-encompassing excursion around Poland. Tour the thriving capital city of Warsaw. Reborn after World War II, it is again one of Europe’s great cultural centers. Walk the meandering lanes of historical Krakow, where you will visit Wawel Castle, once home to the kings of Imperial Poland. The somber history and tragic reality of Auschwitz is unveiled during a moving visit. Behold the Black Madonna on a tour of Jasna Gora Monastery. Follow a 500-year-old recipe and make your own gingerbread, then enjoy your creation! Explore the Teutonic Knight’s Marienburg Fortress, the largest castle in the world. Stand on the dock where union workers formed the Solidarity Anti-Communist movement in 1989 Gdansk. Explore the ancient city squares and UNESCO World Heritage sites of Torun, Wroclaw, Warsaw, Gdansk, and Krakow.