Venture into Gdansk on this private 2-hour walking tour to admire the Gothic, Renaissance and Mannerist architecture of Gdansk within this compact Old Town. Experience the unique character, history, and atmosphere of one of Poland and Europe’s most beautiful city centers. Stroll along the Royal Way to Long Market and the Town Hall. This tour includes a professional guide and an introduction to the monuments.Description
Venture into Gdansk at 10am to see a unique blend of Gothic, Renaissance, and Mannerist architecture lining some of the most beautiful streets and squares in Europe. For those with limited time to explore, a professional guide will introduce you to an interesting assortment of monuments, telling fascinating stories along the way.
Start at the Golden Gate, once part of the old city’s fortifications. Continue to the Torture Chamber, where executions were carried out until the middle of the 19th century. Go to the 16th-century Upland Gate, located at the main entry point of the Old Town, where the king of Poland would arrive in the city from Warsaw.
Continue along the Royal Way to Long Market and the Town Hall. The focal point of Long Market is the Neptune Fountain of the sea god. Walk down to the banks of the Motława River before visiting The Crane, revealing the city’s golden age of trade. Pass St. Mary's Church, thought to be the largest brick church in the world, to end at the imposing Great Armoury, one of the finest examples of Renaissance architecture in the city.Highlights
- Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
- Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
: Gdańsk, PolandDuration
: 2 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.