Andrea Bocelli in Gdansk, departing 25 January 2019

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Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to see the wonderful Andrea Bocelli in the beautiful city of Gdansk and experience the unique history, character and atmosphere of one of Poland and Europe's lesser visiter cities 

Admire the Gothic, renaissance and mannerist architecture of Gdansk on our "best of Gdansk" City tour. Luxuriate in the wonderful Andrea Bocelli as he performs live in concert in the Ergo Arena. Explore Malbork Castle, the historic world heritage site and largest brick castle in Europe Malbork Castle. Visit Sopot, a pretty town best known for its health spas, sandy beach and long wooden pier that extends into the Bay of Gdansk.

Inclusions

  • Return Flight from Dublin, taxes and transfers
  • Three-nights in the four-star Mercure Stare Miastro (old town) in Gdansk with breakfast
  • Welcome dinner in your hotel 
  • Pre-concert dinner in your hotel
  • Category one ticket to see Andrea Bocelli in the Ergo Arena.
  • Private coach and guide assistance throughout your stay
  • Best of Gdansk City tour 
  • Full day excursion with lunch to Malbork Castle, Oliwa and Sopot  

Itinerary

Day 1

Your tour will start with a morning flight to Gdansk. Your flight with Ryanair departs Dublin at 07:25 and arrives in Gdansk at 11:10 (flights subject at airline discretion).

On arrival in Gdansk, meet your local guide and transfer to the 4* Hotel Mercure Stare Miasto (Old town) where you are booked for three-nights on a bed and breakfast basis 

Your hotel: 4* Mercure Stare Miasto (Old town)

Situated in the Old Town, The 4* Hotel Mercure Stare Miasto is just an approximate five minutes from the cultural centre of gdansk and is in close proximity to tourist, cultural and historic attractions. The hotel features modern guestrooms with some that feature  vistas of the Baltic sea and Old town. Guest can enjoy a variety of European and Polish Dishes at the hotel restaurant and relax in the Wega Bar after a busy day sightseeing 

Arrival time at your hotel is approximately 15:45 

Meet your fellow travelers over a 3 course welcome dinner in your hotel (beverages excluded) 

Day 2

Today, discover Gdansk and learn about Polish history from your expert guide on this 3-hour walking tour.  See Gdansk Town Hall, St. Mary’s Church, the Amber Museum, and Neptune’s Fountain.  See the stunning Gothic, Renaissance and Mannerist architecture of Gdansk and get a feel for the history, and atmosphere of one of Poland most beautiful cities.  See city life as you stroll along the Royal Way to Long Market and the Town Hall with your guide.

Afternoon at leisure

This evening, experience the magic of Andrea Bocelli at a memorable evening concert. Your evening will start with a three-course Pre-concert dinner in your hotel. Afterwards, transfer to the Ergo Arena for an evening concert performance (with first category tickets) by Andrea Bocelli.

Coach transfer back to hotel at the end of the evening.

Day 3

Today, enjoy a full days excursion visiting Malbork Castle, Oliwa and Sopot.

In Oliwa, admire the famous Cathedral, Gdansk Oliwa cathedral, the longest Cistercians church in the world and famous for its church organ. Explore Malbork Castle, the largest Gothic castle in Europe and marvel at the stories from the expert castle guide. Your guide will enthrall you with the intriguing history of the Castle and the Teutonic Order. In Sopot, walk along the famous promenade, the Heroes of Monte Cassino Street and marvel at the fascinating crooked house with its distinctive shape and finally take a stroll along the longest wooden pier in Europe.

Day 4

Coach transfer to airport for return flight.  Flight departs Gdansk at 10:50 and arrives Dublin 12:45

(flight times subject to change at airlines discretion).

 

Accommodation

The 4* Mercure Gdansk Stare Miasto hotel is ideal for guests looking for accommodation in the city center. Located very close to the Old Town Square and the city's magnificent monuments, the hotel offers 281 comfortable rooms of various types. As the highest building in Gdansk, it offers picturesque views over the Old Town and famous Gdansk Shipyard. The Winestone restaurant serves European cuisine and a wide selection of wines.

Extra Information

Booking Information

Single supplement €115

Flight Times

Flight times are subject to change at the airlines discretion.

Booking Deposit

Booking deposit is €350 pp.  Balance is due 10 weeks prior to departure date.  No credit card charge on deposit payments. 

Hand Luggage

One standard piece of hand luggage is included in your tour price. (10 kilos). Checked in luggage is available to purchase prior to travel, prices may vary. Please note this must be booked with a minimum of 14 days prior to travel. Bags booked within 14 days prior to travel will incur an administration fee of €25 per piece.

Passport

It is your responsibility to ensure your passport will be valid for your holiday. Please contact IFC should you have any queries regarding your passport.

Travel Insurance

IFC strongly recommends travel insurance and can offer a competitive quotation if not already purchased. The EHIC is a European Health card available to all EU citizens and is recommended to carry for travel within Europe. Please check www.ehic.ie for more information.

IMPORTANT: If you have purchased travel insurance with IFC. If you or any person travelling has a Pre-existing medical condition then you must declare that condition to Health Check.

Flight and tour timings are subject to change


  Cost per person: €899pp
  Number of nights: 3
  Dates available: Departure: 25 January 2019

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