Join us on a remarkable journey through Northern Poland, where history, culture, and natural beauty converge to create an unforgettable travel experience. Our adventure begins with the excitement of passport and baggage check-in as we set our course for the northern regions of this enchanting country.
From bustling cities to serene landscapes, from Baltic beaches to charming towns, Northern Poland offers a diverse tapestry of sights and experiences. We’ll explore the rich history of Gdansk, walk along the picturesque lakeshores of the Masurian Lake District, and immerse ourselves in the vibrant culture of the Kashubian people.
Throughout this program, our expert guides will lead us through a fascinating array of destinations, providing insights into Poland’s past and present. From the medieval castles of Malbork to the tranquil beauty of Bialowieza Forest, we’ll uncover the hidden gems and iconic landmarks of the North.
With delicious Polish cuisine, comfortable accommodations, and a warm welcome from the locals, “Northern Poland 2024/2025” promises to be an exceptional journey that will leave you with cherished memories and a deeper understanding of this captivating region. So, pack your bags and join us as we embark on an exploration of Northern Poland’s treasures in the coming year.
Culture and history
Flight to Warsaw
We’ll begin our journey with a flight to Warsaw and explore the Old Town upon arrival, seeing landmarks like the Royal Castle, Sigismund’s Column, and more. Later, we’ll check-in at the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
After breakfast, we’ll head to Bydgoszcz, stopping in Gniezno along the way, a city known as the cradle of Polish statehood. In Bydgoszcz, we’ll explore the Old Town, including the Market Square, Młyńska Island, the Royal Mint, and the historic Rother’s Mills. Then, we’ll continue to Torun for our overnight stay.
Today, we explore Torun, the city of Nicolaus Copernicus and renowned for its gingerbread. We’ll visit key sites in the city center, including historic gates, towers, cathedrals, and monuments. Our day ends with an overnight stay in Torun.
After breakfast, we’ll journey to Malbork to visit the famous Malbork Castle, a stunning example of Gothic architecture and the largest castle in the world. Our guided tour will reveal the castle’s fascinating history and secrets.
We’ll then continue to Gdansk, where you’ll have some free time to explore the Old Town. We’ll spend the night in Gdansk.
Gdynia, Sopot, Gdansk
After breakfast, we’ll visit Gdynia, known for its maritime heritage and modernism. Our tour starts at Skwer Kościuszki, where we’ll explore key attractions like the museum ship ORP “Błyskawica,” the three-masted sailing ship “Dar Pomorza,” and modernist landmarks like the Gdynia Aquarium and Maritime School.
Next, we’ll head to Sopot for a walk along the famous Sopot Pier (Molo) and explore Bohaterów Monte Cassino Street.
We’ll conclude the day in Gdansk with dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, we’ll explore Gdansk’s city center with a local guide. Highlights of the tour include the picturesque Mołtawa waterfront, the historic Crane (Żuraw), the House of the Naturalists’ Society, and Mariacka Street’s charming buildings.
We’ll visit the iconic Long Market (Długi Targ) with the Neptune Fountain, Arthur’s Court (Dwór Artusa), the Main Town Hall, the Schumann House, and the Green Gate.
Our program also includes a visit to St. Mary’s Basilica, Europe’s largest brick-built sacral structure, with an opportunity to enjoy panoramic views from its viewing point.
We’ll explore the European Solidarity Centre, which serves as both a museum and a center for contemporary dialogue.
The day will conclude with dinner and an overnight stay in Gdansk.
Today, we bid farewell to the Polish coastline and make our way back to Warsaw. After checking in at the hotel, we’ll grab our swimwear and head to the Suntago Water Park. Here, everyone will find something to enjoy, from thermal water pools to saunas and water slides.
We’ll have dinner at one of the on-site restaurants.
In the evening, we’ll return to the hotel for an overnight stay in Warsaw.
Departure from Warsaw
And so our journey comes to an end. We hope that Northern Poland has captured your hearts. We invite you to explore other offerings from Rek Travel Adventure. Perhaps this time, you’d like to embark on a journey to the Balkans?
Northern Poland 2024/2025
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The company is not responsible for any loss of customer's property due to burglary, theft, loss, etc. We also do not assume responsibility for any losses incurred by the customer in motels. Rek Travel reserves the right to change the itinerary due to circumstances beyond its control. The customer is obliged to comply with the tour regulations. Tour participants are insured according to the requirements of the US Department of Transportation for a total amount of $500,000 (insurance policy available upon request). Participants may opt for additional insurance coverage for hospital and outpatient treatment of illnesses acquired during the tour, as well as accidents in visited facilities (further information available at the office) for an additional fee.