Biebrza River – boundless swampland – one-day kayaking trip

This picturesque kayaking route, running through the Biebrza National Park, is particularly recommended for those seeking peace and quiet – excursion into unspoilt wildlife.

Sztabin

Jagłowo

9.00am-5.00pm - approx. 4,5 hrs kayaking

16 km

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unguided

medium-level

This picturesque kayaking route, running through the Biebrza National Park, is particularly recommended for those seeking peace and quiet – excursion into unspoilt wildlife.

The route is quite easy, suitable for beginners and for young children. There are no trees and no shade on the route, plenty of sunshine. During windy days there is more difficult to paddle on the open area.

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 people. Limited number of places.

For the other months, please contact our team.

You can book the kayaks till 6 PM the day before the trip  +48 601 146 703 or  szot@szot.pl

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Program

9.00 AM – meeting in SZOT Base in Augustów; formality, a short briefing.

9.30 AM – transportation to the kayaking starting point – Sztabin

The unharnessed Biebrza run through the boundless expanses of the Biebrza Marshes, one of the largest in Europe. Blissful relaxation with the singing of birds and the lazy current.

A very picturesque section of outstanding natural beauty. Lavish flora, numerous species of birds and animals inhabiting the Biebrza Marshes. The low-intensity route, very easy and free of obstacles, with a mild current and numerous bends. One place to stop on the route only.

Biebrza National Park tickets required – available to purchase in SZOT Base

Duration of kayaking: approx. 4,5 hours

5.00 PM – pickup from Jagłowo and return transport to Augustów.

 


Price

80 PLN / person in 2- or 3-person polyethylene kayak

100 PLN / person in a single polyethylene kayak CAROLINA/CUSTOMLINE

67 PLN / child under the age of 12 in 2- or 3-person kayak

45 PLN /child under the age of approx. 4 as a third person in a tandem kayak VISTA on an add-in kids seat


Price includes

  • seat in a kayak with paddling gear: Dr Kayak paddle, life vest, soft seat
  • transportation of people and kayaks from SZOT Base to the starting place
  • return transport from the end point (in accordance with the program) to SZOT Base
  • short briefing before kayaking

Place at the parking area in SZOT Base in Augustów (availability limited) – for free.


Paid separately

  • Biebrza National Park ticket – 11 PLN /regular, 5,5 PLN/reduced; available to purchase in SZOT Base
  • dog’s / cat’s transportation fee – 20 PLN or in the case of a large pet requiring more space on the car floor – 45 PLN. Some buses do not have a lot of space between the seats. One has to have regard to other passengers’ comfort traveling in one transport. We DO NOT TRANSPORT dogs and cats in car seats. We DO NOT RENT life vests and seats for pets. Pets CANNOT kayak in polyethylene kayaks on soft seats.
  • accident insurance (sum insured PLN 20,000) – 2 PLN / person / day. It is possible to buy insurance no later than 1 day before the trip.
  • renting a waterproof bag (55l) or barrel (3,5l, 10,4l) – 7 PLN /trip (+deposit of 50 PLN)
  • renting a sprayskirt – 3 PLN /trip (only for kayaks: CRUISER II, HORIZON, CAROLINA)
  • available to purchase in the SZOT office: maps, waterproof phone cases, sun hats and raincoats

You are welcomed after the kayaking trip to the Villa Skomanda restaurant for lunch with a kayaker discount!


Additional information

  • Registration open every day, till 6 PM – you can book your kayaks even one day before the trip – +48 601 146 703 or szot@szot.pl
  • Before starting the tour, a short briefing will be provided, organizational and safety issues; kayaking instructions.
  • Attention! Participation in a one-day kayaking trip takes place at the participants’ own risk, in accordance with the regulations of one-day kayaking trips. Trip members must be in an appropriate state of health, which allows to participate in a kayaking trip. Kids and teenagers can take part in a kayaking trip only under supervision of their parents or legal age guardians.
  • During the summer season, one-day kayaking trips take place every day. The number of places is limited. In the out of season, depending on interest. We organize kayaking trips all year round.
  • For families with children up to 9, we offer 3-person kayaks CRUISER III
  • For 3 adults, we offer 3-person FAMILY or TERCET kayaks
  • For beginners and those who haven’t kayaked yet, we recommend easy and short routes, eg. Czarna Hańcza – easy (Wysoki Most – Frącki).
  • We also offer individual organization of a one-day kayaking trip or organized option – with the guidance of a kayaking instructor or  lifeguard. Please contact us by phone or email.
  • We suggest you to take:
    • drinks and lunch box for the road, there are bars or shops not everywhere,
    • sun hat,
    • lighweight hiking shoes,
    • swimsuit for lovers of splashing in the water and a change of clothes is necessary. ATTENTION! dry clothes are required for transport by bus / coach!
    • fingerless gloves (e.g. cycling gloves), if you want to squeeze the paddle bar too tight,
    • a jacket or raincoat with a hood,
    • and of course, a GOOD MOOD! 😉

We are a licenced touroperator listed in the Central Register of Tourism Organizers No. 17/00/04 issued by the Marshal of the Podlaskie Voivodeship and the Insurance Guarantee of the Insurance and Reinsurance Company UNIQA.

 

Turn on chillout with a paddle in your hand 😉  


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Location


Spływy kajakowe z pasją, wycieczki autokarowe, imprezy dla firm
ul. Konwaliowa 2
Augustów 16-300, Polska

szot@szot.pl

+48 87 644 67 58

+48 601 146 703