Malbork and Gdansk

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Tour Number

Activity Level

118185


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. If children are supervised by an adult.

Friendly: No.
People with disabilities and on wheelchairs must be able to get in and out of a car and to walk during a tour.
People on wheelchairs can join the tour however the access to some parts of the castle will be difficult (narrow stairs) or even impossible.
To enter Artus Court it is necessary to overcome a few stairs.
In the Main Town Hall it is necessary to reach the 1st floor without wheelchair to see the famous Red Room and 4 other rooms. The entrance for higher part due to the narrow stairs is impossible.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Polish (fluent), English (advanced)

The capitol and komturia of the Teutonic Knights Order and State


Known as Ordo Teutonicorum or The Teutonic Order - The Order of the Hospital of Our Lady of The German House was established in Jerusalem in XI cent.
Within next 3 centuries the Order extended its activity also to the countries laid between lower Vistula and Niemen River, conquered the Eastern part of Polish Pomerania and established Order's State.
Malbork became a capital and the Main House of the Teutonic Order State.
At the beginning of XIV cent. Teutonic Knights conquered Gdansk and ruled in the region till the middle of XV cent.
During our tour you'll see the main seat of the Order - Malbork and Gdansk managed till the middle of XV cent by the local Commander.

Itinerary

From Gdańsk we will go to Malbork to see the Teutonic Knights Castle and after it we will return to Gdańsk to walk alongside the Old Town to the place where Teutonic Knights castle was situated till XV century.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet
- at Gdansk or Gdynia harbour,
- at the reception of your hotel in the center of one of Tricity towns (Gdańsk, Sopot or Gdynia,
- at Gdansk Glowny Railway Station,
- at Gdansk Airport,
- in other agreed place.
I will keep in my hands the paper with your name and I'll have my guide ID.

End location: Gdańsk.
We can end the tour in place agreed at the beginning of the tour.
After the tour you can stay in Gdańsk or to go yourself to not visited during the tour museums, to have your lunch, to have a rest in caffe/pub/restaurant, to take a boat (from May till the end of September) to Westerplatte.
I can assist you also in your return way to the hotel, if necessary.
Please note that museums are closed on Monday and either the Main Town Hall in Gdańsk or Artus Court and St. Mary's Church and Oliwa Cathedral can be closed due to official meetings and special Massess at any time.

Duration: 8 hours

For cruiser's passengers tour duration and programme can be modified accordingly.
Ask for details.

Transportation

Car and walking. The price can be reduced in case of public transport to and from Malbork. Train can be taken instead of the car. Ask for customized quotation.

What’s Included

My assistance during the whole tour and guiding to Gdansk, English speaking guide to the Malbork Castle and transport costs to and from Malbork to Gdańsk.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

150 PLN (Polish Zlotys) - (about USD 50). Entrance to the Castle- PLN 39,50/person + tower (if required) - PLN 8,-/person.
Entrances to the Artus Court, Main Town Hall, Uphagen House, Amber Museum - each PLN 10,- to 12,-/person;
Lunch - PLN 30-60.
Glass of beer - PLN 5-12,
cup of tea - PLN 4-6, coffe 6-8.
Toilets - PLN 2-3.

What’s Extra

The entrance tickets to the Castle PLN 39,50/person and to the tower - PLN 8,-.
The entrances to Artus Court and/or other museums,
coffee, tea, beer during the break, beer, lunch, maps and books,toilet fees, insurances.

Restrictions

According to Polish law visa formalities ALSO related to ashore should be dealt BEFORE coming to Poland and/or start the cruiser journey.
Read carefully Ministry of F. A. conditions
http://www.msz.gov.pl/en/travel_to_poland/entering_poland/entering_poland

A Recent Review of this tour

We were very happy with tours by locals and your guide "Maggi". She was very knowledgeable about the area we were interested in. Thank you especially for finding our old Address. Hans & Karen
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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    118185


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. If children are supervised by an adult.

    Friendly: No.
    People with disabilities and on wheelchairs must be able to get in and out of a car and to walk during a tour.
    People on wheelchairs can join the tour however the access to some parts of the castle will be difficult (narrow stairs) or even impossible.
    To enter Artus Court it is necessary to overcome a few stairs.
    In the Main Town Hall it is necessary to reach the 1st floor without wheelchair to see the famous Red Room and 4 other rooms. The entrance for higher part due to the narrow stairs is impossible.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Polish (fluent), English (advanced)

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