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Gdansk: Private Guided Tour to Frombork the Jewel of Warmia
Nicolaus Copernicus rearranged the universe. He called the place where he conducted his research “the end of the world”. Visit Frombork, situated on the Vistula Lagoon, and be amazed about Cathedral, Museum of Copernicus and local Arcaded Houses.
- Explore Frombork, the Jewel of Warmia, on a guided tour
- Enter the Museum of Copernicus and see the interesting astronomy exhibits
- Admire the wonderful organs in the cathedral of Frombork
- Enjoy long and relaxing cruise over the beautiful Vistula Lagoon
- Benefit from pick up and drop-off at your hotel (or port) in Gdansk, Gdynia, or Sopot
DescriptionTake a journey to the fantastic city of Frombork. Enjoy pickup from your accommodations in a comfortable car and hit the road with you professional licensed guide. On the way, admire the architecture of the Zulawy region with its unique arcaded houses. Look inside and see how local people lived many years ago. In Frombork, otherwise known as 'The Jewel of Warmia' or “The End of the World,” you can find a fascinating local heritage, home to the famous mathematician Nicolaus Copernicus. Here, you will visit all of the town’s most interesting sights, including Cathedral Hill, bishopric palaces, diocesan chanceries, and defensive walls and towers. Enter the former Palace of Warmian Bishops, which now functions as the Museum of Copernicus. Inside, you will see many interesting exhibitions about this remarkable astronomer and his achievements. Also visit the pearl among local sacred buildings, the Gothic Cathedral (Archcathedral Basilica). It is a unique architectonic structure with a mix of Teutonic and Warmian Bishop history. Then, go on a 45-minute-long cruise through the Vistula Lagoon for spectacular views. Finally, visit a lovely little café in the Water Tower of Frombork. This was the oldest water supply system on Polish soil and in Europe. Today, the Water Tower provies a splendid viewpoint for views of Cathedral Hill, the Old Town, and the Vistula Lagoon.
IncludesPrivate guide Transport for the duration of the trip Pick-up and drop off from your hotel in Gdansk, Sopot or Gdynia Information and commentary about the city Ticket entrance to the Palace of Warmian Bishops (Museum of Copernicus) Ticket entrance to a traditional local Arcaded House Ticket entrance to the Archcathedral Basilica in Frombork Cruise ticket (€ 48 per group) - depending on the availability of the ship
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- Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes, also appropriate for the cathedral