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Olsztyn: Traditional Polish Food Private Tour with Tastings

Olsztyn: Traditional Polish Food Private Tour with Tastings

From US$ 160.04 per person

Discover the flavors of Polish cuisine on this guided, local food tour. Visit carefully selected venues and taste a variety of dishes, delicacies, desserts, and drinks, as you learn about Polish customs, traditions, and history in a fun and flavorful way.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Polish
Wheelchair accessible
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Experience

The experience
  • Taste authentic Polish cuisine at carefully selected venues
  • Dine on local delicacies and regional specialties including dumplings
  • Learn about how food is related to Polish customs and traditions
  • Spend quality time with your friends and family while eating tasty food
  • Enjoy a guided walking tour of the the Old Town's highlights
Full description
Meet your friendly guide at Krakowska Gate, then set off on a 2.5, 3.5, or 5-hour food tour (depending on the option chosen). The tour has been designed to showcase the very best of Polish cuisine at 2, 3, or 4 carefully selected venues across the city. At each venue, taste, compare, and explore the flavor combinations of Polish delicacies while learning about local history and traditions. Combine each tour with a guided exploration of the most iconic sights of Olsztyn Old Town as you go from one venue to the next.  On the 2.5-hour option, visit 2 venues to taste different styles of dumplings, as well as Polish meats. Your meal is accompanied by a soft drink, a coffee or tea, and a delicious cake. On the 3.5-hour tour, taste authentic Polish food at 3 venues, including 3 kinds of dumplings, Polish meat, regional specialties, traditional soup, as well as a soft drink, coffee or tea, beer, and a cake. During your tasting, listen to your guide share fascinating information about local customs and which delicacies are related to which occasions. To get a deeper understanding and appreciation of Polish cuisine, select the special 5-hour option, which includes your choice of a tasting of beer or vodka, with 8 types of each to choose from. Enjoy a more extensive guided walk through the city: wander around the busy Market Square, where you can admire the beautiful architecture and see the Old Town Hall. Visit the Cathedral next which boasts intricate Gothic architecture, and finally, soak up the historic atmosphere at a 14th century castle.
Includes
  • Food tastings of various traditional dishes at carefully chosen venues
  • Typical Polish appetizers, soup, main courses, and dessert
  • Private tour with a licensed and very knowledgeable guide
  • Soft drinks, coffee, tea
  • Beer or vodka (according to option chosen)
  • Additional food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meet your guide under the Upper Gate in the Old Town, Staromiejska 16, 11-041 Olsztyn.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The trip takes place regardless of weather conditions
  • The golden rule in Poland is to serve enough food to make a table collapse. You are advised to just eat breakfast and skip lunch, or you won’t be able to try everything
  • Please advise the tour operator in advance of any food allergies or if you are vegetarian
  • In case a certain dish is not available, it will be replaced by another traditional dish
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