Augustów Canal – 1-day kayaking trip

Augustów Canal – a unique artificial waterway, on a European scale, which combines both natural forces of Mother Nature and the ingenuity of men.

SZOT Base

SZOT Base

1-day

10 km

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individual trip

easy

Augustów Canal… a wonder of nature.

Augustów Canal – a unique artificial waterway, on a European scale, which combines both natural forces of Mother Nature and the ingenuity of men. It is a cross-border area which connects three borders, namely: Polish, Belorussian, and Lithuanian. Moreover, in 1968, the Augustów Canal  was declared a monument of Polish technology.

Life is simple. Just add water 😉

We provide 1-, 2- and 3-person. kayaks, transportation, parking area in Augustów.

DATES:

In summer, 1-day kayaking trips take place every day. The minimum number of participants – 8 ppl.

For the other months, please contact our team.

You can book the kayaks till 8 PM the day before the trip  +48 601 146 703 or  szot@szot.pl

Kanał Augustowski spływy kajakowe SZOT
Spływ kajakowy Kanałem Augustowskim SZOT
Kanal Augustowski spływ kajakowy Szot.pl
Kanał Augustowski spływ kajakowy szot.pl

Program

Route:

Gorczyca – Swoboda   /10 km

The route goes along Augustów Canal, which is considered one of the greatest natural wonders of nature. It is surrounded by woods of Augustów Primeval Forest, and in 2009, it received a Golden Certificate of the Polish Tourist Organization. Moreover, in 2015, it became one of the “seven wonders” of Poland. The route is easy, with no current. The kayaking trip starts on Gorczyckie Lake, relatively shallow and narrow; later, it continues through a picturesque waterway shaded by drooping forest shrubs and trees; and it ends after completing a very long distance via the Czarnobrodzki Canal.

CENA: 40 PLN / person          32 PLN / children under the age of 12

10.30 AM – meeting in SZOT Base in Augustów


Price includes

  • seat in a double SZOT KOMFORT kayak with paddling gear (paddle, life jacket, soft seat),
  • transporation from Augustów to the starting place of the kayaking trip, and back to Augustów from the ending point (in accordance with the program)

Place at the parking area in SZOT Base in Augustów – for free.


Paid separately

  • renting a single SZOT kayak; kayaking in a double kayak individually – 10 PLN
  • renting a single CAROLINA kayak – 20 PLN,
  • for families with children, we recommend 3-person Prijon CRIUSER III kayaks; for 3 adults – 3-person TERCET kayaks
  • lock fees – 4,20 PLN/kayak/lock. Operated till 7 PM.
  • renting a waterproof bag (55l) or barrel (3,5l/10,4l) – 5 PLN/piece + 50 PLN  deposit
  • optional accident insurance (AXA TUiR, 10,000 PLN) – 3 PLN/person
  • available to purchase in SZOT office: maps, waterproof phone cases, sport gloves, sun hats and raincoats.

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Location


Spływy kajakowe z pasją, Czarna Hańcza, Rospuda, Kanał Augustowski
ul. Konwaliowa 2
Augustów 16-300, Polska

szot@szot.pl

+48 87 644 67 58

+48 601 146 703