Kashubian Switzerland 1-Day Private Tour

Kashubian Switzerland 1-Day Private Tour

From $331.59 per group up to 1

See Kashubian Switzerland, a Polish region full of woods, lakes, and picturesque hills, on a full-day trip from Gdansk. Learn about this historical area as you visit the towns of Kartuzy, Chmielno, and Szymbark, followed by a trip to Wieżyca Hill.

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Duration 7 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English, German, Polish
Pickup included
Hotels in Gdańsk, Gdynia, Sopot
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Norbertine Nunnery in Żukowo
  • Visit the Museum of Kashubian Pottery where pottery utensils are decorated with characteristic Kashubian motifs
  • Stop at the Centre for Education and Promoting the Region in Szymbark
  • Enjoy beautiful views over Kashubian Switzerland from Wieżyca Hill
Full description
Learn about the historical and cultural significance of the Kashubian Switzerland region of Poland on a full-day tour from Gdansk. Admire the lush forests and lakes. You'll also get to see the region's rolling hills that were formed by glaciers. Apart from the breathtaking views, the Kashubia Region boasts strong traditions which are still cultivated today, and a unique language and delicious cuisine. In Żukowo check out the historic, 12th-century Norbertine Nunnery building. In Chmielno, visit the Museum of Kashubian Pottery where pottery utensils are decorated with characteristic Kashubian motifs. There will be more attractions in Szymbark, where you can learn how to sing Kashubian songs. Discover the longest wooden board in the world, see a house that stands "upside down," and visit the Siberia Exiles Home. To round off the trip, visit the observation point on the Wieżyca Hill, which stands at the highest point on the Middle Europe Plateau. See the sun set from the hill before beginning the journey back to Gdansk.
Includes
  • Private transport
  • Private tour guide
  • Entrance fees to Centre for Education and Promoting the Region in Szymbark, Wieżyca Hill, Museum of Kashubian Pottery
  • Parking fees
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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    • Pick-up is available from hotels in Gdansk, Sopot, and Gdynia
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    Great day with excellent guide!

    Our guide was on time and very knowledgeable and pleasant. We got to see many interesting sites and had time for a cup of coffee upon our request. We highly recommend this tour!

    August 11, 2017

    Great guides

    We all had a good time

    August 8, 2017

    The German-speaking leadership of the young woman was very perfect.

    We were very happy with the tour and the transport. Without a tour, we would certainly not have reached the striking spots. It was a pleasant ride.

    July 31, 2016

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