Wadowice and Kalwaria Zebrzydowska

Visit family home of St.John Paul II   ***   Learn more about his life and his message   ***   Try the famous Papal cream cake in Wadowice   ***   Take a journey in the footsteps of JPII and visit Kalwaria shrine.

"In Wadowice everything started. Life began, school began, university began, theatre began and priesthood began." This is how John Paul II remembered his hometown during his visit on 16th June 1999. It was his third and last visit to Wadowice. You'll have an unique opportunity to walk in the footsteps of St.John Paul II. The tour will start at his family home - now the museum, and you'll have a chance to see the Basilica. When visiting Wadowice, remember to try the local specialty - the Papal cream cakes!

Then we'll proceed to Kalwaria Zebrzydowska to visit Sanctuary of the Passion and of Madonna of Kalwaria Zebrzydowska. The place where JPII used to come to pay tribute to the Calvarian Lady and to pray in the chapels and little churches along the Calvary Paths, surrounded by the peaceful landscape of the Beskids.

BOOKINGS :  +48 536 281 820



AVAILABILITY:  Our tours are usually available daily throughout a year except some public holidays. Reservation is required.

TOUR DURATION: 6-7 hours (subject to weather and road conditions)

DEPARTURE TIME: Set between 8am and 9am

DEPARTURE PLACE: We offer a convenient pick-up from your hotel. Please forward details of your accommodation when making a booking.


  • Adults: 29 (118 PLN)

  • Children and students (with valid student card): 27 (110 PLN)

  • Senior: 27 (110 PLN)

  • Family (2+2): 103 (423 PLN)

Included in the price: Transfer * English speaking driver/guide * Entry ticket to the Museum

BOOKINGS: Please contact us before making a booking to check availibility. Only confirmed reservations are valid. You can book by phone (+48 536 281 820), email: polepoletours@outlook.com , or by filling in booking form below.

PLEASE NOTE: The tour will take place when a minimum number of 4 travelers is reached.

PAYMENTS: Cash - accepted on the tour date and collected by our guide. No pre-payment required.


  • Travel time from Rabka to Wadowice is approx. 60 minutes
  • The average time spent in the Museum is just under 2 hours.
  • The visit is always conducted under the supervision of a guide.
  • The transfer from Wadowice to Kalwaria takes approx. 20 minutes
  • Please bring clothing suitable for weather conditions.


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