Poland Culinary Vacations: Coastal Cooking in Pomerania and Gdansk

Coastal Cooking in Pomerania and Gdansk

The Pomerania region of Poland is an exciting destination for a culinary vacation. The region offers unique and delicious seafood and other types of specialties found only in this part of Poland. In addition, the area is full of spectacular beaches and scenery, thanks to the Baltic Sea coast and three diverse sub-regions of Western Pomerania, Kuyavia and Kaszubia or Kashubia. Kashubians are of particular interest, they live in the Eastern part of Pomerania which is often referred to as “Kashubian Switzerland”. They have a distinct cuisine, culture, language, musical style and art form. Kashubian folklore is still alive and carefully looked after to this day. We’ll be cooking with Kashubian women in their villages and learning about their rich cultural traditions throughout the entire week.

Teutonic Knights Castle

Teutonic Knights Castle

The Baltic Sea coast witnessed many historical events but most people remember the beginning of trade union “Solidarity” in Gdansk shipyard in September 1980. Gdansk is also considered the most beautiful city in Pomerania. Together with Sopot and Gdynia they form a metropolitan area called Tricity (Trojmiasto). For those who prefer more peaceful places to visit there are beautiful parks such as Bory Tucholskie National Park, which has recently been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Spend seven glorious days exploring Pomerania region during this unforgettable culinary vacation in Poland. Travel from Gdansk to Sopot, Gdynia and Malbork, home to the Teutonic Knights castle and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overnight stays in beautifully restored palaces, castles, manors and/or boutique hotels. Participate in hands-on and demonstration style cooking classes in quaint villages with local women and professional chefs in the regional capital. You’ll dine in the areas finest restaurants, take daily excursions to fascinating old cities and towns with rich histories making this truly a once in a lifetime adventure!

Cooking Fun!

Cooking Fun!

Main Attractions

7-day/6-night custom-designed, intimate cooking vacation in Pomerania region of Poland, immersed in beautiful Gdansk and the unique Kashubian culture.
Elegant and comfortable accommodations at Manor House Lisewski Dwor and 4-star Hotel Gdansk, located in Gdansk Old Town.
Visits to local markets; opportunities to learn crafts from local artists.
Hands-on and demonstration-style cooking lessons throughout the week.
Delicious regional cuisine: freshly made meals and breads, plus wine, beer and vodka tastings.
Visits to agrotourist farms, famous for warm hospitality and Polish countryside experiences.
Motor excursions into famous cities and towns to see renowned art and architecture, including buildings on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The option to extend your time in Tri-City and further explore this spectacular northern region of Poland.
For more information on booking Poland Culinary Vacations: Coastal Cooking in Pomerania and Gdansk contact our travel specialist!
Sonja Arrasi, Cruise & Travel Masters
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