Krakow Beer Tasting Tour

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74 EUR

This beer tour has all of the answers to all of the questions you may have about the amber brew. Is it traditionally Polish? Is there more to beer than lager? Who holds the cards in the Polish craft beer world? Can you afford a bottle of the most expensive Polish beer?

Duration: 3.5 hours
    Available in
  • English
We toured the Krakow Craft Beer scene with Tomek and it was GREAT. Tomek knows way more about beer, craft beer, beer brewing, history of beer, than you can possibly imagine. Being a craft brewer himself, he has a true passion for the subject and truly enjoys sharing his knowledge with the novice tourist. He took my sister and I to very interesting places, with GREAT food and GREAT beer. He tuned in immediately to our beer preferences, and made sure we got acquainted with beers we could really enjoy. He is very pleasant and considerate guide and when offered many great recommendations for food and beer for the rest of our stay. Don't miss this tour!
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Highlights

  • Visit 3 carefully selected venues
  • Sample 9–10 different beers
  • Enjoy some great local food
  • Get a better understanding of Polish drinking culture

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Description

We know you know it, but let’s make sure we’re on the same page. Are you looking for a pub crawl? If so, you’ll have to keep looking! This isn’t one of those parties. Our tour is an insight into the booming world of the fourth-biggest-beer-consuming nation in Europe, where the number of annual craft beer premieres hits 1000 (yes, one thousand!)

You’ll visit 3 carefully selected venues (restaurants and craft beer bars) where you’ll be treated to a variety of local beers, great food, and fascinating stories of Polish beer.

Our guides are home brewers, hop heads, and industry insiders, so you’re guaranteed a professional yet absolutely welcoming experience.

Take a walk with us and you’ll never again want to order a mass-produced lager (or maybe only when it’s cheaper than water)...

SAFETY
Please note that the guide responsible for the tour may refuse a participant on the tour/ask a participant to leave the tour if they consider the participant to be unfit to participate (drunk, aggressive, behaving in a way that makes continuing the tour difficult or impossible, etc.) Refusal for safety reasons is not grounds for a refund.

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What’s included & not included

  • Bilingual guide
  • 9–10 beer tastings (all sitting down)
  • Beers snacks
  • A full meal
  • Soft drinks

Meeting point

The front yard of Małopolski Ogród Sztuki, Rajska 12 (The front yard of Małopolski Ogród Sztuki, Rajska 12)

Reviews from travellers (2)

5.0/5

A good insight in the beer history of poland
It was a lot of information that some of us enjoyed. Tried various of beers and food that was great
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Fun and Informative Craft Beer Tour
We toured the Krakow Craft Beer scene with Tomek and it was GREAT. Tomek knows way more about beer, craft beer, beer brewing, history of beer, than you can possibly imagine. Being a craft brewer himself, he has a true passion for the subject and truly enjoys sharing his knowledge with the novice tourist. He took my sister and I to very interesting places, with GREAT food and GREAT beer. He tuned in immediately to our beer preferences, and made sure we got acquainted with beers we could really enjoy. He is very pleasant and considerate guide and when offered many great recommendations for food and beer for the rest of our stay. Don't miss this tour!

This operator has 36 reviews for other tours

4.9/5

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Insightful
Warsaw is Ashkinasy history and have done this tour for the second time with Gawal. Good knowledge and tackles all your questions. Allow 4 hours for private tour. Recommend.
M
Great food tour in Krakow!
This food tour was definitely a highlight of my Krakow trip. It exposed me to different Polish dishes, from the traditional to the modern. It started off in Kazimierz and ended up in a neighborhood a little on the outskirts of the Planty. The tour guide Maurycy was very knowledgable and personable. He made the tour very enjoyable and provided a good insight into Polish culture as well. There is quite a bit of walking and towards the end the pacing of the restaurants are little rushed. The next restaurant was literally across the street so there was no time to digest the previous restaurant's food, but this is probably a minor critique to a great food tour.
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First class service, food and drink throughout!
Really enjoyed this. We chose the Vodka tour as we have a mild interest in Vodka enough to warrant the tour.
We were lucky enough to meet Ania who we can't thank enough. It was myself and husband and we thought just the two of us on the tour along might make the evening conversation strained however Ania not only spent her time chatting about the various types of Vodka but also went into extensive detail on each meal that accompanied the Vodka and also gave us an insight into Polish life, family and traditions. We got so much out of the tour it acted nicely as a snippet of Poland in general.

The evening started in a traditional bar where we were served two shots and food. We then moved onto a really unusual shop / bar whereby there were over 60 types of flavoured Vodka to choose from and we were able to try a few. Favourite being Granny Vodka (cherry) and dare I say it Pepper flavoured. We fell in love with the concept of the store and it helped us appreciate the many types and traditions behind it. Next we went to another traditional bar and was served more food - enough to feel full! All traditional polish dishes. Finally we moved onto a similar concept to a Speakeasy bar that was very 'in fashion' and were treated to a choice of coctails to finish the night off.

In total we tried over eight different vodkas and five food types.

This for me was a highlight of the trip and is a must for anyone new to Poland wanting to experience the culture.

First class service, food and drink throughout!
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Fun-Filled Vodka Tour
I had a great time on the Vodka Tour this week. Karol was an excellent guide, shared great information, interesting historical perspectives and many personal stories and experiences about Vodka. You can tell he loves what he does! I also loved the extra tidbits about the various restaurants we visited, the history and background! This made for a fabulous tour! I look forward to returning to Warsaw in November and booking this tour for our group who will be in town for a convention! Well done, Karol!
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Interesting and FUN!
Our tour with Agata was not only informative it was also fun and delicious! We learned interesting facts about Poland, walked around the city, and enjoyed simple, yet delicious food. I would recommend this tour to anyone who was visiting Warsaw, or anyone who had people visiting them in Warsaw.
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Tour operated by: Station Warsaw