Polish River Cruises - discover Germany's neighbour

A Polish River Cruise will give you the opportunity to see a quite particular side of Poland. On the menu are the Masurian Lakes and the Weichsel. Here you will be able to bring together culture, nature, sport and recreation.

The Polish River Cruise - where it takes place and when to go

Germany's eastern neighbour covers an area of 312,000 sq km, which is home to numerous rivers and lakes. The Masurian Lake district is in the north-east of Poland and includes around 2700 lakes. The Weichsel rises in the Western Beskid mountains and discharges into the Baltic at Gdansk. The best time for a River Cruise in Poland is between late spring and early autumn.

Polish River Cruises - cities and tourist attractions

On a Masurian Lakes Cruise you will discover a whole array of nice little towns and villages, which will demonstrate the uniqueness of Polish traditions and lifestyle. Get to know the picturesque fishing village of Piaski with its marvellous beaches. The towns of Gizycko (German: Lötzen) on the Jezioro Niegocin, orSztynort with its wealth of monuments from bygone eras, are worthy of mention. When it comes to sporting activities, the area around the Masurian Lakes has a lot to offer. For example, there are numerous hiking and cycle paths which cut through impressive forest and moraine landscapes.
On a Weichsel River Cruise you'll get to know some famous Polish cities. The attractive city of Krakow with its numerous Renaissance and Baroque buildings, is on the agenda. You will also be visiting Warsaw, the capital of Poland. The traditional port of Gdansk has a great wealth of historical monuments to offer, such as the City Hall and the Fountain of Neptune from the year 1633..

The Polish River Cruise - a multifaceted journey

A Polish River Cruise has an enormous number of faces: glittering lakes, bizarre moraine landscapes and fantastic beaches alongside historical towns and the tradition and culture of Poland are all on the agenda. Come on a voyage of discovery and experience the fascinating beauty of Poland!



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More cruises in Northern Europe
It is expected that 2012 will be one of the most successful season in the modern history of the cruise traveling for the Northern Europe region. The European Cruise Council (ECC) has estimated that the number of passengers in the current season will increase by 16% compared with 2011 and reach 1 million 490 thousand people.


Norwegian: free cruises for children
Norwegian Cruise Line, the third-largest cruise company in the world, announced a special offer – “Kids Sail Free”. As part of the offer potential customers will be able to book on favorable terms cabins on the cruise ships for themselves and their children – the third and fourth beds in the cabin for the children under 17 years can be booked for free.