On 1 September 1939 the German armoured battleship Schleswig-Holstein fired the first artillery shots of World War 2 at the Polish military transit storehouse at Westerplatte peninsula at the entrance to the Port of Gdansk. Today it is a memorial site with ruins of blockhouses and barracks and huge monument raised to the memory of 128 heroic Polish soldiers under the command of Major Henryk Sucharski who held off for a full week against 3500 attacking German soldiers. Memorial site is covered with many information boards, all described in English. We organize full day tours to Westerplatte from Warsaw.
Tour to Westerplatte is a full day tour from Warsaw by express train. You would need to be picked up from your hotel in the morning and take a train to Gdansk. Of course we will provide transfer from your hotel to train station and train tickets. In Gdansk our local guide will be waiting for you at the train platform with a small board with your name written on it and will take you on a tour to Westerplatte. After the tour will drop you off again at train station in Gdansk where you will take your train back to Warsaw or you can spend some free time in beautiful Old Town of Gdansk. In Warsaw we will provide transfer from station to your hotel in the evening.Prices:
- 1200 PLN per person (1 person)
- 750 PLN per person (2 persons)
- 600 PLN per person (3 persons)
- 520 PLN per person (4 persons or more)