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  • Highlights of Gdańsk, Gdynia and Sopot 1-day Private Tour

    1. Highlights of Gdańsk, Gdynia and Sopot 1-day Private Tour

    Start your sightseeing with pick up you from your hotel or apartment or from the port and visit to the tourist center of Skwer Kościuszki in Gdynia. Then, go for a walk along the pretty embankment to see the famous full-rigged sailing ship of the Dar Pomorza. Learn more about the history pf the city at the City of Gdynia Museum. Experience the most famous walkway and longest jetty in Poland with a stroll along Monciak street and Plac Zdrojowy in Sopot. See French-style gardens and exotic plants in Park Oliwski in Gdańsk and learn all about the Cistercian church of Oliwa Archcathedral. Enjoy an amazing view of the Tricity area from a stunning viewpoint. Then, you will go to the Old Town of Gdansk. Marvel at the former gates of the Old Town, including the Upland Gate at the start of the Royal Way. Hear how this route was only accessible to the powerful monarchs in former days.  Continue ...

    Sehr freundlicher, pünktlicher und höflicher Guide. Er ist individuell auf unsere Fragen eingegangen und konnte alles beantworten. Vor allem in der Stadt Gdansk hat er uns viele individuelle Informationen gegeben, die nicht im Touristenführer stehen.

  • Gdansk and Stutthof Concentration Camp Private Tour

    2. Gdansk and Stutthof Concentration Camp Private Tour

    Begin with a pickup from any location in Gdansk, Sopot, or Gdynia. Then, drive 1 hour to visit the Stutthof Concentration Camp, where you will learn about the tragic chapter of Polish history under Nazi occupation.  From there, drive to the Old Town of Gdansk and see the Medieval Crane, Green Gate, Long Market Square with Neptune’s Fountain, the Town Hall, and the Red Room. You’ll also have the chance to visit Golden Gate, Prison Tower, the Amber Museum, Arsenal, St. Mary’s Church, or the lovely Mariacka Lane with its terraces and amber jewelry shops.  After the tour, relax on a transfer back to your desired location — whether its your hotel, the pier, a train station, or the airport.

    Anna our tour guide was passionate and informed about the 2 diverse areas of this tour. She had family members that were interred at Stutthof and she is an architect that made the Gdansk part of the tour more memorable. Excellent tour

  • Gdansk, Gdynia, and Sopot: 8-Hour Private Sightseeing Tour

    3. Gdansk, Gdynia, and Sopot: 8-Hour Private Sightseeing Tour

    Formally called the Tricity region by the Tricity Charter of 2007, the 3 Baltic Sea cities of Gdansk, Gdynia, and Sopot had informally been referred to as the tricity for much longer. Among the most handsome cities of Gdansk Bay, they provide a glorious backdrop for this 5-hour sightseeing excursion to some of their most notable attractions. Following a hotel pick-up in Gdansk, you will first visit the beautiful suburb of Oliwa. Go to the 16th-century Gdansk Oliwa Cathedral, the longest Cistercian church in the world. Consecrated in 1594, the 3-nave basilica its an artful mix of the Baroque, Rococo, and Renaissance. Listen to a beautiful organ recital inside the church before driving to Gdynia Harbor. Swap religious devotions for maritime marvels at the good ship Dar Pomorza, a striking tall-ship sailing frigate that dates back to 1909. Now preserved as a museum ship, it served as a sa...

  • Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia 3 Cities Private Full-Day Tour

    4. Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia 3 Cities Private Full-Day Tour

    Perfect for those short on time but with a desire to see as much as possible of Poland’s Tri-City area. This full-day private sightseeing tour covers Gdansk, Sopot and Gdynia, where the decorative architecture has been shaped by a rich history. Discover the center of Gdansk, restored after World War II. Walk along Long Street with its beautiful houses, bars and cafés, a fountain of Neptune, "amber" Mary's Street, the Crane and the Island of Granaries. Then go to Gdansk Oliwa to relax in the most beautiful park in the Tri-City. And don't miss the famous organ concert at Oliwa Cathedral! Continue on to Sopot and wander down the Monciak Street, perhaps the most famous promenade in Poland, lined with art nouveau cafés and shops. Soak up the cosmopolitan atmosphere and discover the beachfront attractions of the boardwalk, including the longest wooden pier in Europe and the beautiful waterfr...

  • Gdańsk, Sopot, and Gdynia: Private Highlights Tour

    5. Gdańsk, Sopot, and Gdynia: Private Highlights Tour

    Gdańsk, Sopot, and Gdynia create one integrated city. Each of them is different and has a lot to offer. Go on an adventure that will combine the most popular attractions with a unique experience off the beaten trails. You will be taken away from the touristy and crowded centers, be shown the unique beauty of the Tri-City, and feel like a local resident. By car, you can quickly and conveniently travel to almost every place in Gdańsk, Sopot, and Gdynia. In Gdańsk, you will also walk through the charming old town and discover the secrets of Gdańsk Shipyard with its proud history of the Solidarity Trade Union. You will also visit the park in Oliwa and listen to an organ concert in Poland’s longest church. You will walk through the streets of Sopot and see what’s at the tip of Europe’s longest wooden pier. Gdynia will provide you with a whiff of nature at the cliff in Orłowo. On your climb ...

  • Private 3 City Tour - Gdansk, Sopot & Gdynia

    6. Private 3 City Tour - Gdansk, Sopot & Gdynia

    Begin with a pickup from any location in Gdansk. Start the tour by exploring Gdansk's Old Town. See the medieval Crane, Green Gate, Long Market Square with Neptune's Fountain, the Town Hall, and Red Room. You also have the option to visit Golden Gate, Prison Tower, the Amber Museum, Arsenal, St. Mary's Church, or the lovely Mariacka Lane with its terraces and amber jewellery shops. Then continue by car to Oliwa - to admire an 18th Century organ in the cathedral. After a short concert, drive to the Baltic resort of Sopot. Look at the famous wooden pier, have a break to take a nice stroll, coffee, or lunch there. Continue to the port city of Gdynia, with panoramic views of Kamienna Gora Hill, Kosciuszko Square with its former war ship (Blyskawica), and the Joseph Conrad Monument. Drive back to your chosen place at the end of the tour.

    Andrew was an excellent guide. Seemed to know what we were interested in so we didn”t have to ask many questions. We have mobility issued and tailored our itinerary to suit our needs. Gdansk was the perfect medieval city and the otgan recital in the Oliwa Cathedral was magnificent!

  • From Warsaw: Gdansk, Gdynia, and Sopot Full Day Tour

    7. From Warsaw: Gdansk, Gdynia, and Sopot Full Day Tour

    A private driver will pick you up in Warsaw in a Mercedes car and will take you to Gdansk for a full-day tour. During this 3-hour tour, your local English-speaking guide will introduce you to this beautiful UNESCO World Heritage city. Over 1,000 years-old, Gdansk is considered the amber capital of the world and the richest old city in the Baltic region. Visit the Gothic Town Hall of the Main City and stroll along the Long Market with its Fountain of Neptune from 1633. Visit St. Mary's Street a with its amber shops and admire St. Mary's Basilica, one of the largest brick churches in the world. From here, visit the Royal Chapel and then head to Korzenna Street to see the Old Town Hall. Also visit the Gdansk Shipyard with its famous port cranes. You can also visit the other Tri-City cities: Gdynia and Sopot. Sopot is a beautiful and popular resort. Visit Sopot’s main promenade and the lon...

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A Personal Look at Recent Polish History

Anna our tour guide was passionate and informed about the 2 diverse areas of this tour. She had family members that were interred at Stutthof and she is an architect that made the Gdansk part of the tour more memorable. Excellent tour

Private tour with 2 people with guide Krzysztof.Almost 8 hours on the road with him. He knew something to say about everyone and everything. Was historically very knowledgeable and brought us very close to his hometown.

A comprehensive tour that explains the beauty and special features of the tri-city in detail. The tour was not as strenuous as expected due to the car trip

Our guide Karina Weronika Herholz is very informative, kind, very intelligent. She is highly recommented to be a guide for other tourist.

On the trip my family from Argentina were very delighted