You will visit and uncover the intriguing history of the oldest buildings (700+ years old), feel the 22 carat gold petals dance across your taste buds as you drink your shot of traditional, 420 year old locally produced vodka. Try 7 different types of cured Polish meats . . . then later, it's time to taste the most famous of all Polish sweets . . . the “pączek” which is a very old ancestor to the doughnut - yet so much more enjoyable, it's hard to stop at eating just one. You’ll discover why Gdansk is known as the ‘Amber Capital of the World’ and why the 40,000,000 year old tree resin has been used for medicine purposes for thousands of years and still being used today. You’ll discover hidden secrets, first hand, about the Pomerania (local) people and their culture, you’ll be captivated listening stories passed down in my family for generations which won't find in books, like the giant that once sat on the Basilic Tower, you’ll explore St. Mary’s Basilica, St. Katrina Church, the largest Medieval Watermill, the Great Armory and much, much more…
Hi, I am Alex and I am local licensed guide who lives in Gdansk. My family has lived here for the last 200 years - all 15 generations of them. I would like share some of the history which my family has experienced by taking you on an historic walking tour down and around the 1000 year old streets of the Old Town. You will discover the many hidden secrets . . . only the locals know. You’ll enjoy stories about kings, traditions, torture, gems, food, alcohol, Nazi occupation, wars, and more. On this tour, you will truly FEEL the dark beauty of Gdańsk right through the ages!
Vodka Traditional 420 years old Gdansk Vodka which is infused with 22 carat, gold leaf petals. Coffe/tea Served with…
-Old Town Hall -The great mill -St. Catherine Church -St. Bridget Church -Medieval fortifications -Market Hall -St. Mary's Basilica -Great armory
We will be tasting some delicious food and alcoholic beverages, but please let us know if you have any allergies so we can be more prepared to customize our tour to suit you.