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Explore Krakow’s Nowa Huta

Explore Krakow’s Nowa Huta from a historic Trabant car and travel back in time!

If you’re looking for a unique and fascinating experience in Krakow, exploring Nowa Huta
from a historic Trabant car is definitely worth considering. Not only will you get a glimpse of
what life was like during the communist era, but you’ll also discover a side of Krakow that
many tourists miss.

The History of Nowa Huta

Nowa Huta was founded in 1949 as a model socialist city, with the aim of creating a utopian
community based on communist ideals. The city was designed to be an industrial
powerhouse, with huge steelworks and other factories built on its outskirts. However, the
grand vision for Nowa Huta was never fully realised, and the city struggled with social and
economic problems throughout its history.
During the communist era, Nowa Huta was seen as a model city for the future of Poland.
However, the reality was far from perfect, and the residents of Nowa Huta faced many
challenges. Despite these difficulties, the people of Nowa Huta never lost their sense of community and solidarity, and the city remains a vibrant and unique part of Krakow today.

Explore Krakow’s Nowa Huta district from a vintage Trabant car

By taking a tour of Nowa Huta in a Trabant, you’ll be able to explore the city’s fascinating
history in a fun and memorable way. You’ll see the grand socialist architecture, visit important
sites like the Lenin Steelworks and the Central Square, and get a sense of what life was like
in the city during the communist era.
Overall, a Trabant tour of Nowa Huta is a must-do experience for anyone visiting Krakow.
Whether you’re a history buff, an architecture enthusiast, or just looking for a unique and
off-the-beaten-path adventure, this tour is sure to leave a lasting impression. So why not book your tour today and discover one of Krakow’s most fascinating neighbourhoods?