Krakow Christmas Markets
- 08 Dec
- 08 Dec
Join us on a guided city break to Gdańsk and discover the magical Christmas markets. A colourful city and distinctly different from other cities in Poland, we’ll experience the beautiful architecture, rich history and relaxing atmosphere of Gdańsk at Christmas time. On a guided walking tour of the city, we’ll discover what makes Gdańsk so unique by exploring the Old Town with stops at the Golden Gate, Mariacka Street, the historic Town Hall and the symbol of Gdańsk, the Neptune fountain. There will be plenty of time to do some Christmas shopping or to see more of Gdańsk, the city is home to many of Poland’s best museums including the National Maritime Museum and The Museum of the Second World War. The city's quaint cafés and restaurants offer the perfect place to unwind and relax after a day of sightseeing or Christmas shopping! This Eastern European gem is perfect for a short getaway and it boasts some of Poland's most beautiful Christmas markets.
Upon arriving in Gdańsk, you will be met by our local representative in the airport before being transferred to your hotel.
Enjoy a half day walking tour of the Old Town in Gdańsk. Here you will see the Golden gate to the Old Town, the Renaissance and Gothic Prison Tower, historic Town Hall, Artus Court and the symbol of Gdańsk the Neptune fountain. Visit one of the most beautiful streets in Gdańsk, Mariacka Street, where St Mary’s Church stands, and last but not least a visit at Solidarity Monument by Gdansk Shipyard.
Afternoon at leisure for further exploration of the Old Town, wrap up warm and head to the Christmas Markets where stallholders sell a variety of different crafts, foods and Christmas decorations.
Today will be free to explore glittering Christmas Markets. Please see your guide on the previous day who will be happy to suggest you places of interest to see and visit.
Depart your hotel to Gdańsk Airport for your return flight.
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
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