Napoleon’s traces in Gdansk and Pomerania

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2 days

179 €

Overview

Napoleon Era 1807-1813 Napoleon's history is also connected with Pomeranian region. Have you heard about a French state called the Free City of Gdańsk which survived 6 years? A bit south of Gdańsk there is a palace which once Napoleon described as: “... finally a decent palace”. Napoleon cynically exploited the hopes of Poles to regain freedom. All nation was certain that Napoleon's success in the East would also be a Polish victory. Gdańsk's hopes for the rebirth of Poland were also high. Unfortunately the Polish society were used as an element of game between the great powers.

Program

  • Day 1
    • Day trip by Bus to city of Kwidzyn and Kamieniec palace
  • Day 2
    • Napoleonic and 19th century fortifications in Gdansk
    • Walking in the footsteps of Napoleon Bonaparte in Gdansk Old Town

Includes

  • Bus transport
  • Local guide
  • Entrance tickets
  • Lunch & dinner
  • 3 or 4 star historic hotel