Explore the history of Teutonic Knights, Medieval Times and Copernicus on a private walking tour in Torun. Visit the authentic Old Town city which wasn’t destroyed during the wars. As a historic site, Torun ranks as high as Krakow or Gdansk and was even included in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List.
Begin from Theatre of Wilam Horzycy and travel to the Planetarium - the unique attraction showing lessons about the universe. Discover the many interesting monuments including John Paul II, Nicolaus Copernicus, the Donkey and more. Look inside the Church of Holy Spirit and hear the legend of the Leaning Tower. Soak in the lively atmosphere in Market Square and see the former meeting place of the city’s merchants at Arthur’s Court. Then continue to the stunning Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and St. John the Evangelist.
Follow your guide to the Monastery Gate and view the ruins of the church of St. Nicholas and the Dominican monastery. Walk around the remains of the Teutonic Order church built in 1265 and hear about the Medieval Defensive City Walls which symbolize the old-time power of knights.
Finally, you'll enter the fantastic Museum House of Nicolas Copernicus with exhibitions of his life and achievements. Get familiar with the history of the most known astronomer and scientist who change the way of thinking about world.