Welcome to the website of the Lakes of Poland. Here we will describe the most interesting lakes, floods and rivers on the right side of the Vistula. There are several national parks and many lovely towns and villages worth seeing. The tourist base is sufficiently extensive and everyone will find conditions suitable for themselves. There are both farm houses and luxury hotels.
Warmia and Masuria
Everybody knows Mazury, but not only can you relax there. Although here there are the largest lakes in Poland and usually directs us to navigate. There are many very popular towns, where it can be more crowded than the center of Warsaw. But if someone wants and this expects it will find many places clean and secluded, because the choice of lakes is very large.
Podlasie is known for its extraordinary purity, and the traditional landscapes of the village. A lot of cows here, the air is fresh. It dominates the lowland landscape with lots of meadows. The lakes are quite a bit, especially in the northern part. Podlasie is dotted with rivers and canals, among which the Pearl is the Augustów canal, providing a water connection with Lithuania and Belarus, and that way into the Baltic Sea, which is connected by the river basin of the Vistula and Neman. Nature is protected among others in Wigierskie National Park, Biebrzańskie National Park, Białowieża National Park and Narviański National Park.
It is a land where two major tourist areas can be separated, where the most important are the lakes: Roztocze and Łęczyńsko-Włodawski Lake District. There are also many rivers here. North of Lublin are lowland and lazy, but in the vicinity of Biłgoraja Rivers can be mountain nature because they intersect Roztocze. These are the regions so charming that they were protected by nature in the form of Roztoczański National Park and Poleski National Park.