Szczecin Guided tours

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Szczecin: Old Town Highlights Private Walking Tour

1. Szczecin: Old Town Highlights Private Walking Tour

Learn the legends and historical facts about Szczecin, a fantastic city situated in Western Pomerania, on a private guided walking tour. Hear about the Duchy of Pomerania and discover the remains of the city fortifications at the Seven Pillars Tower. Follow the medieval trail and see the top attractions of Szczecin. Start your tour at Park Anders and discover its hidden monuments in the trees and plants of the park. Look for the humorous statue of Jan Czekanowski. If you look closer, you'll find many others. Along the road, pass by some of the cities' Roman Catholic churches and admire their stunning architecture. You'll also have the opportunity to see the interior of the Roman Catholic Church of St. Wojciech. Adjacent, you'll find the Water Gate Fountain which offers a colorful show spectacle after sunset. Then, visit the 14th-century Cathedral Basilica of St James the Apostle and marvel at its exterior. See the noble residences, ornate houses, including the decorative Loitz's Tenement, now home to the State High School of Visual Arts. Continue the tour towards the Odra River to visit the Sienna Market Square, along with other public buildings such as Red Town Hall and Szczecin City Hall. If you select the 3-hour option, you'll have the opportunity to take in the best views over the city from the Bulwar Piastowski. Then, visit the cities most prestigious monument - the Pomeranian Dukes' Castle. Learn about the history of the Duchy of Pomerania and admire the richly decorated buildings. Next, make your way to the Wały Chrobrego promenade to absorb the beauty and medieval atmosphere of the city. The half-day tour (4 hours) includes the unique opportunity to enter the Basilica of St James the Apostle including its breathtaking viewpoint platform on top, as well as a visit to the Philharmonic. Lastly, see the emblematic sundial in front of the Royal Gate.

Szczecin: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

2. Szczecin: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

Discover how the culture of eating has strong roots among Polish people. On this private food and sightseeing tour, your professional guide will show you the best dishes from Polish cuisine in 2, 3 or 4 carefully chosen local venues. At these places, enjoy the special opportunity to try, compare, and choose which flavor from a rich range of traditional dishes you like the most. Each option includes a guided tour of Szczecin's Old Town.  Choose the 2.5-hour option to try a basic set of food in 2 places. Sample different kinds of dumplings, Polish meats, and other specialists. Also, enjoy 1 soft drink with cake and coffee/tea (except soup and beer).  Alternatively, choose the 3.5-hour option to taste even more traditional Polish food at 3 venues. Try various kinds of dumplings, different kinds of Polish meats, other specialists, and traditional soup. This option includes 1 soft drink and beer as well as cake and coffee/tea.  If you want an even more comprehensive tour of Poland's culture and cuisine, choose the special 5-hour option. This tour includes a combination of tasting not only food but also vodka or beers (you can choose 8 kinds of beer or 8 kinds of vodka shots) and a more extensive sightseeing excursion.

Szczecin Underground Routes and Old Town Private WalkingTour

3. Szczecin Underground Routes and Old Town Private WalkingTour

Discover the significance of Szczecin in World War II on a tour through its underground passages. The occupying German forces built an anti-aircraft shelter underneath the city in 18th-century tunnels which has survived to the present day. The shelter was used during air raids and could accommodate 5000 civilians. Enter the shelter and discover a variety of exhibitions, mannequins, photos, and movies played with special sounds and lights. Learn about its use in World War II in an exciting way. Walk along the "World War II Route” with the shelter as the main attraction. Afterwards, follow your guide to the Old Town where you can admire the medieval sights of the city, including the beautiful views of the Odra River from Bulwar Piastowski and see the beautiful Market Sienny Square. For those who want to see more, there is a 3-hour option which includes an additional special route in the underground shelter. This route highlights the use of the shelter during the Cold War and life during Communist times.

Szczecin Polish Beer and Food Tasting Private Tour

4. Szczecin Polish Beer and Food Tasting Private Tour

Sample the best Polish beers during this beer tasting tour in Szczecin. Your friendly beer master will explain the most important aspects of professional beer tasting and will tell you all about the beer brewing traditions of Poland. This fun and educational evening will offer an insightful introduction to the world of beer brewing in Szczecin. Enjoy a relaxed, but sophisticated experience, as you sample beers from major, mass producing Polish breweries, as well as local specialty beers from Szczecin. Your guide will explain the different brewing processes and ingredients required to make each beer, as well as help you sharpen your tasting skills. You will also learn about the history of beer brewing in Poland and of the most important brewing traditions of the Polish master brewers. This Polish beer tasting will enable you to try a full range of beers in one sitting, right where they are appreciated the best - in the heart of Szczecin.  

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What people are saying about Szczecin

What a great tour. Our tour guide Mirek was very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions in a fun and informative way. The tour was a great start of our stay in Szczecin. Mirek pointed out things we could do and see by ourselves. And the food! Both restaurants we visited served great traditional Polish food (entries, main course, and cake for dessert), great choice of places! We can definitely recommend this tour!

Our guide Dominik was extremely well-founded, charming and humorous! He was able to answer all of our questions, including those that went far beyond historical questions. We would like to thank you very much for a wonderful afternoon!

The food and different typical Polish drinks were fantastic! This is not a typical sightseeing tour, but if you have a culinary faible this one is a must-do!

A very informative and entertaining tour. The guide is extremely well qualified with in-depth knowledge and excellent knowledge of German.

Very nice city guide with a good knowledge of the city and its history. Recommended !!!