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Torun: Private Guided Old Town Highlights Walking Tour

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Torun: Private Guided Old Town Highlights Walking Tour

From US$ 91.74 per person

Experience the small charming city of Torun on a private guided walking tour of the Old Town. Discover the history of the Teutonic knights and absorb the medieval charm and its local traditions. Enjoy a gorgeous panorama of Torun by the Vistula River.

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Duration 2 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Polish
Wheelchair accessible
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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the highlights of Torun with your local expert guide
  • Explore the cities' medieval sights and listen to incredible stories
  • See the remains of the Teutonic Castle and the Medieval Defensive Walls
  • Hear tales about the famous Nicolaus Copernicus, Teutonic Knights, and gingerbread traditions
  • Enjoy a private guided walking tour with your family and friends
Full description
Visit Torun, a medieval city with one of the most beautiful town squares in all of Europe. As a historic site, Torun ranks as high as Cracow or Gdansk. It was even included in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List. See the remains of the Old Town that weren't destroyed during the wars. Start your 2-hour tour from Theatre of Wilam Horzycy and admire the architecture of this building. Then, continue the path to the Planetarium and learn interesting facts about the universe. Discover the numerous statues in town including the statues of John Paul II, Nicolaus Copernicus, the Donkey of Torun, and more. Next, look inside the sublime baroque-style Church of Holy Spirit. Visit the medieval part of the Old Town and listen to tales and legends. Then. try to stand upright under the Leaning Tower. Head over to Arthur's Court, the former meeting place of the city’s merchants, and observe its vibrant atmosphere. Stop at a scenic spot overlooking the beautiful Vistula River. Next, make your way to the impressive Cathedral of St. John, the Baptist and St. John, the Evangelist. If you choose the 3-hour tour option, continue the tour to the Ruins of the Church and Dominican Monastery. Pass by the Teutonic Knights Castle and Medieval Defensive Walls. Marvel at the unique architecture and exterior of the Baj Theatre. The 4-hour tour option grants you access to the fantastic Museum House of Nicolas Copernicus. Learn about the history, life, and achievements of the famous Polish scientist and astronomer.
Includes
  • Private walking tour
  • Licensed guide
  • Entrance tickets to Museum House of Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Visit at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Evangelist (no admission)
  • Personalized tour itinerary
  • Recommendations for local restaurants, patisseries, and pubs
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    One on one private tour so no complaints

    June 26, 2018

    Lucas was full of great stories about the local history, he really brought to life the interesting people and places that he showed us, we had an amazing time, would definitely recommend!

    October 2, 2021

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