Malbork Castle: 6-Hour Private Tour to the Largest Castle
- Private group
- Pickup available
- Skip the line
per group up to 3
Visit Malbork Castle, one of the largest and best-preserved Gothic strongholds in the world, on a 6-hour excursion from Gdansk. The castle dates from the end of the 13th century, and was a seat of the Teutonic Knights Order. The giant fortress required nearly 5 million bricks to build, and was constructed in 3 sections. It is one of a very few strongholds in the world that were never captured in battle. Spend 3 hours touring the Grand Masters Palace and the Great Refectory, and see the many chambers and towers, and also medieval armor and weapons. Hear tales about brave knights and the battles fought between Poland and the Teutonic Order.
The Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. A symbol of power and tradition, it is the largest Gothic brick castle in Europe. Visit this masterpiece of defense and residential architecture and explore the interior, including its interesting exhibitions. The 5-hour tour includes private transportation from your hotel in Gdansk or Sopot, with free time to explore the castle in Malbork and the surrounding area and return transportation. The driver is English-speaking and will help with buying tickets at the castle and organizing a castle guide.
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We booked the transfer from the airport to Marienburg and back to Gdansk from home. The airport pickup went smoothly and the driver was very friendly. Anyone who is near Gdansk should definitely visit the Marienburg. A visit to this gigantic fortress, the largest Gothic and brick fortress in Europe, is definitely worth it. Tour is well organized, linguistically flawless, should be a mandatory event for everyone.