Unmissable tourist sites
Gdansk Travel guide
Gdansk : Michelin's recommendations
The old Prussian city of Danzig was a flourishing place in the Middle Ages. A strategic point in Poland - at the mouth of the Vistula where it empties into the Baltic Sea -, it was here that Europe slipped into the Second World War when Nazi troops attacked the town in September 1939. In the 80's, Gdansk rose to fame as the birthplace of the trade union movement Solidarnosc, active in the dockyards under the leadership of Lech Walesa. Reduced to rubble during the war, the city has been rebuilt in an attractive style reminiscent of Flanders.
Tourist attractions Gdansk : Things to see and do
Dluga PL - Gdansk
Linking the Upper Gate to the Green Gate and running perpendicular to the River Motlawa, this is the city’s main artery, historically used by the kings of Poland as a processional way on their annual visits to Gdansk. Herlded by the “long street”..
Dluga PL - Gdansk
Two gables to the right of the Artus Court (n°41), the fine façade of this 1609 house is striking on account of its rich ornamentation, notably the twelve friezes created between 1609 and 1818 by Rostok artist Johann Voight, separated at each storey ..
Dlugie Pobrzeze PL - Gdansk
Originally used to unload cargoes, this wooden crane has a majestic silhouette. The largest medieval machine of its kind in Europe, it is today the symbol of Gdansk. Rebuilt in 1444 after a fire, it was enhanced in the 17C with the addition of an upp..
Ul. Waly Piastowskie 11 PL - 80-855 Danzig (Pomorskie)
After a sightseeing tour of the city, the tastefully furnished rooms in the Hostel Filip invite guests to relax and surf the web. Furthermore, guests may cook themselves a delicious dinner in the kitchen and catch some sun in the garden. Parking faci..
Sieroca 3 PL - 80 839 Gdansk
We cordially invite you to the BEST WESTERN Bonum Hotel - a three star venue situated in the Gdansk Old Town area. The 18th century houses have been restored with great care. The rooms at the hotel are modern and functional. The spacious conference r..
Ul. Jana Heweliusza 22 PL - 80-890 GDANSK
"The Hotel Mercure Gdansk Stare Miasto is just a stone's throw away from the Old Town. This is the perfect choice for guests arriving by plane. The hotel has a shuttle transfer service which takes visitors to the airport. The airport City Termi..