Mariacka Street

The street is famous for its numerous stalls selling amber, which additionally attracts tourists and lovers of this golden resin. The perfect place for unforgettable photos.
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Mariacka Street, once known as Frauengasse, is one of the most beautiful streets in Gdańsk, with a rich history dating back to 1350. It is characterized by reconstructed Gothic doorways and tenement houses, which together create a picturesque scenery. From St. Mary’s Basilica it stretches to St. Mary’s Gate, witnessing the ancient history of the city.

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Najbliższy termin: czwartek, 1 sierpnia o godz. 10:00

The most important attractions of Gdańsk with a guide

Available languages:
Free cancellation up to 24 hours
Duration: 2.5 hours
Licensed guide
Buy tickets from 79 zł
What you will see:
  • The Royal Road with the Main Town Hall, Neptune’s Fountain, Artus Court and beautiful tenement houses of wealthy townspeople
  • The Golden Gate, Torture Gate, Green Gate and other water gates
  • St. Mary’s Basilica
  • Mariacka Street, known for its beautiful buildings and amber jewelry sellers
  • Old Port with Crane, Ship “Sołdek”
  • The Great Armory and the bustling Piwna Street
  • Jan Hevelius Monument and the Great Mill
  • The oldest parish church in Gdańsk – St. Catherine
  • Church of St. Bridget, the symbol of Solidarity

Description:

We will start from the picturesque Długi Targ, where we will see the most important monuments, including: The court of Artus and Neptune, the guardian of the city. Then we will go to the monumental St. Mary’s Basilica, one of the largest brick churches in the world, to admire its magnificent interiors. Walking along the Motława River, we will stop at the Old Crane, which is the symbol of the Gdańsk port. We will end the tour at the Neptune Fountain and the City Hall, discovering the secrets of Gdańsk’s history.

Price includes:
  • Sightseeing with a licensed guide
  • Admission to St. Mary’s Basilica
  • Admission to the church of St. Catherine
  • Admission to the church of St. Bridget
  • Headset (for groups of more than 10 people)
Additional information:
  1. The tour will run with a minimum of 5 registered adult participants. If the required number of people are not gathered, we will refund your money.
  2. Guided walking tour
  3. We recommend adapting your clothing to the prevailing weather conditions.
  4. Organizer: Etours sp. z o. o.
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Najbliższy termin: wtorek, 30 lipca o godz. 10:00

Old Town: The most important places in Gdańsk with a Private Guide

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Flexible cancellation conditions
Duration: 3 hours
Licensed private guide
Buy tickets from 750 zł
Price per group of people
Short description:

Prepare for a magical journey through the history and culture of Gdańsk’s Old Town on a unique tour with a private guide. From enchanted streets to monumental monuments, every step will be full of fascinating stories and unforgettable impressions.

Price includes:
  • Guided tour by a licensed guide
  • Cancellation possible 5 days in advance
  • Admission to St. Mary’s Basilica
Tour plan:
  1. Meeting at the Golden Gate,
  2. A walk along Długa Street – the most famous route in Gdańsk
  3. Neptune’s fountain
  4. Green Gate
  5. Green Bridge
  6. Old Harbor Crane
  7. St. Mary’s Basilica with admission

Organizer: Etours sp. z o. o.

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Mariacka Street

Mariacka Street, formerly known as Frauengasse, is a street with a rich and long history that began in 1350. For centuries, it was the center of merchant life in Gdańsk, which can be seen in the preserved tenement houses with characteristic lintels and unique carving details. Walking along this street, you can easily imagine its former importance, when it was teeming with commercial and cultural life, constituting one of the most important points on the city map. Currently, the street, closed to vehicular traffic, is a popular meeting place, offering both residents and tourists numerous cultural and gastronomic attractions.

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What attractions can you find on Mariacka Street?

On Mariacka Street you will find cafes, art galleries and, above all, amber shops that are typical of this location.

Can you see live performances on Mariacka Street?

Yes, musicians and street artists often perform on Mariacka Street, especially in the summer.

What is the history of Mariacka Street?

St. Mary’s Street, previously known as Frauengasse, has a rich history dating back to the 14th century and is closely associated with St. Mary’s Church.

Was Mariacka Street once called something else?

Yes, in the past it was known as Frauengasse, which translated as Panieńska Street.

Are there any cultural events on Mariacka Street?

Mariacka Street is the site of many events, especially during the St. Mary’s Fair. Dominika, when the street comes alive with stands and performances.

Where does Mariacka Street end?

The street ends with St. Mary’s Gate, leading to Motława.

Can you buy amber on Mariacka Street?

Yes, Mariacka Street is known for its numerous shops selling amber, which makes it an ideal place to buy this resin

What monuments can be seen on Mariacka Street?

In addition to the architectural details of the tenement houses, you can admire St. Mary’s Church and St. Mary’s Gate.

Is it possible to organize a photo session on Mariacka Street?

Yes, thanks to its picturesque architecture it is a popular place for photo sessions.

Flexible cancellation conditions
Free cancellation up to 5 days
How does it work?
You can cancel free of charge up to 5 days before the tour date indicated on the purchased Voucher.
Cancellation up to 3 days before the tour date indicated on the purchased Voucher will result in a fee of 50% of the order value.  
You can change your reservation up to 5 daysbefore the tour date.
You can make changes to your reservation covering 50% of the order value up to 3 daysbefore the tour date.
To make a modification or cancellation, send a message with information to the address [email protected]
Changes made less than 3 days from the tour date will not be taken into account.
Cancellation of the trip less than 3 days from the tour date is non-refundable.
Cancellation Policy
Free cancellation within 24 hours
How does it work?
You can cancel free of charge up to 24 hours before the tour date indicated on the purchased Voucher.
You can make changes to your reservation up to 24 hours before the tour date.
To make a modification or cancellation, send a message with information to the address [email protected]
Changes made less than 24 hours from the tour date will not be included.
Cancellation of the tour less than 24 hours from the tour date is non-refundable.