Gdansk Old Town Private Walking Tour: Legends And Facts

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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Monday to Sunday - standard 10:00 (11:00, 12,00, 13:00, 15:00, 18:00 - always available on request) Polish time (GMT +1)
  • Departure Details :
    Muzeum Bursztynu. Odział Muzeum Gdańska, Targ Węglowy 26, 80-836 Gdańsk, Poland, , Traveler pickup is offered, Pick up is possible from all hotels and apartments located in Gdansk Old Town. , Gues.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
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    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Experience the beauty of Gdansk with a private guide on a walking tour of the historic city center. Learn about the Royal Way and see the highlights of the Gdanks Old Town.
Highlights:
Explore Gdask on a guided walking tour
Listen to fascinating stories about the history of Gdask
Get an insight into the city's best-kept secret
More than a tour - your guide will share his love of the historic old town with you

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Old Town, Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

Whole Gdank Guided Tour is in the area of the beautiful Gdansk Old Town

Stop At: Amber Museum, Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

From here will start Gdansk sightseeing and you will get to know the history of Amber Museum and the Upland Gate, which was the main entrence to the city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Golden Gate (Zlota Brama), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

One of the most notable tourist attractions of the city. Inside the Gate there are shocking pictures which show how looked like Gdansk after the World War II. It is considered the beginning of the Royal Rout

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Dluga Street (ul. Dluga), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

It's a main street of Gdanks Old Town. During Gdansk Sightseeing on the street you will admire most important monuments, musems and beautiful tenement houses.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Dom Uphagena, Uphagen's Haus, Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

It is an 18th century merchant house located in Gdask, Poland. The house was originally owned by Johann Uphagen in 1775 before becoming a museum in 1911. Located at 12 Duga Street in Gdask, the house is one of only a few 18th century merchant town houses in Europe open to visitors.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: St. Mary's Church, Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

Gdansk's most visible place of worship, St. Mary's Basilica is believed to be the largest brick church in the world. The interior vault supports 37 windows, over 300 tombstones and 31 chapels. Definitely must see while you visiting Gdansk.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Piwna Street (Ulica Piwna), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

Second the most important street of Gdansk Old Town. As the name "Piwna" (adjective of beer) suggests once upon a time the most famous brewers lived here. On this street is located also house of Albert Forster a Nazi politician and war criminal. He was an administration as the Gauleiter of Danzig.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Great Armoury (Wielka Zbrojownia), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Great Armoury was built in 1600-09 on the medieval line of the city walls. A working arsenal until the 1800's, the armoury remains the finest example of Renaissance architecture in the city.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Main Town Hall (Ratusz Glownego Miasta), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Main City Hall, a spectacular building and the seat of the city authorities, is full of multicultural references. During the 3-hours Gdansk Guided Tour it's possible to explore the Main Town Hall on request.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: King Arthur's Court (Dwor Artusa), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Artus Court is a building in the centre of Gdask, which used to be the meeting place of merchants and a centre of social life. Inside, the centrepiece of the main hall is a 10.64-metre renaissance tiled stove dating to 1546, made of more than 500 individual tiles and the tallest of its kind in Europe. There is also a huge, several-meter paintings relating to the Bible and mythology. During the 3-hours Gdansk Guided Tour it's possible to explore the The Artus Court may be visited on request.

Duration: 35 minutes

Stop At: Neptune's Fountain (Fontanna Neptuna), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Fountain of Neptune constitutes an interesting example of the perception of the classical antiquity in the 17th-century art of Gdask. It is also the symbol of both the city of Gdask itself and its links with the sea.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Golden House, Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

Designed by Johan Voigt in 1618 y., has the richest faade in the city. In the friezes between storeys are 12 elaborately carved scenes interspersed with busts of famous historical figures, including two Polish kings. The four statues waving to you from the balustrade at the top are Cleopatra, Oedipus, Achilles and Antigone.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Mariacka Street (ulica Mariacka), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Mariacka Street is an example of the historical development of Gdask, with its characteristic perrons with famous gargoyles and facades of ornate houses formerly belonging to merchants and goldsmiths.

Stop At: Motlawa River Embankment (Dlugie Pobrzeze), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

It is a place where you can feel the spirit of the old Hanseatic League. Beautiful at any time. Astound the visitor a multitude of architectural forms, monuments and breathtaking views of the buildings reflecting in the waters of the ancient port.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Crane (Zuraw), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

The Crane in Gdask is a spectacular example of a medieval port crane, unique on an European scale; it is also the only surviving twin-tower gate in Gdask. The immediately identifiable silhouette of the Crane has become world-famous symbol of both the city of Gdask and of its seaport. It was mainly thanks to crane Gdansk could be a Hanseatic power in medieval times

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St. Catherine's Church (Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

It is the oldest existing church in the Old Town, and in the whole of Gdansk, under the patronage of St. Catherine of Alexandria from Egypt, containing the grave of the great Gdask astronomer Johannes Hevelius in its undergrounds. During the 4-hours Gdansk Guided Tour it's possible to explore the St. Catherine's Church on request.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: St. Bridget's Church (Kosciol sw. Brygidy), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

St. Bridget's Church was almost completely destroyed during WWII. It was rebuilt in 1973, based on original designs dating from 1394-1420. Inside the church there is a wonderful amber altar - it's really worth to visit. During the 4-hours Gdansk Guided Tour it's possible to explore the St. Bridget's Church on request.

Duration: 35 minutes

Stop At: St. Nicholas Church (Kosciol Sw Mikolaja), Gdansk, Pomerania Province, Northern Poland

It is one of the oldest temples in Gdask, built near the end of the 12th Century, and was the only one, which did not suffer damage during World War II and the city's liberation by the Red Army. During the 4-hours Gdansk Guided Tour it's possible to explore the St. Nicholas Church on request.

Duration: 25 minutes

Inclusions

Private walking tour in Gdansk led by licensed guide

Visit St. Mary's Church (free part)

Tour program adapted to the preferences of the group

Tips about local restaurants, patisserie, pubs

Pickup from the hotel (only hotels in Gdank Old Town)

Exclusions

Tickets to museums (6 Euro per person) - optional

Visit to St. Mary's Church paid part (1 Euro per person) - optional

Hotel pickup from hotels besides Gdansk Old Town

Entry/Admission - Amber Museum

Entry/Admission - Dom Uphagena, Uphagen's Haus

Entry/Admission - Main Town Hall (Ratusz Glownego Miasta)

Entry/Admission - King Arthur's Court (Dwor Artusa)

Entry/Admission - Crane (Zuraw)

Entry/Admission - St. Catherine's Church (Kosciol Sw. Katarzyny)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Service animals allowed

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

Infant seats available

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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