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  1. Poland
  2. Pomerania Province
  3. Motława

Gdansk: City Cruise on Galley Boat

Product ID: 266722
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Enjoy a different perspective on the historical value of the city of Gdansk with a Galley Boat tour. In a replica of antique wooden galley boats, see unique places not accesible on foot.
About this activity
Duration 1.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy the panorama of Gdańsk from a different perspective, discovering unique places not accesible on foot
  • Marvel at the Motlawa River Embankment with water gates leading to the city and picturesque tenement houses
  • Explore the Gdansk shipyard, monuments on Granaries Island, Olowianka Island, and remains of the Teutonic castle
Full description
Start the cruise from the former Imperial Shipyard area. Today you can see the existing shipbuilding industry, charachterized by the Gdansk cranes, specialized ships, exclusive yachts, and a unique industrial atmosphere.

Cruise along the long Motlawa river embankment to see the remains of the wall of the Teutonic Castle with The Swan tower, See also the Water Gates leading to the city, including the famous Crane from 15th century. Discover Olowianka Island, which has had many varying uses over many decades. At present on the island, see the Polish Baltic Philharmonic, the Royal Granary, the National Maritime Museum, and the Stonemason's Bridge.

Next take a look at Granary Island, connected to the old town by the Green Bridge. As the name suggests, this island housed much of the goods and produce traded through the shipyard. Currently you can see the remains of old granaries, including the best preserved granary, the Blue Lamb.
  • Guide
  • Guidebook
  • Bottled water
  • Blanket

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Meeting point

Galar Gdański Przystań. Look for the 3 marine containers.

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Organized by

Fundacja Galar Gdański

Product ID: 266722