Guided Route description
Krutynia is believed to be one of the most interesting of Europe's low-lying routs. The route is very exciting, varied and picturesque. It crosses The Pisz Wilderness and The Mazurian View Park. Attractiveness of this route is expressed not only in the ability of staying among primeval nature but also a in the availability of well developed base of riverside hostels and properly equipped camps . While going down the Krutynia River there are a lot of places worth visiting. They are: Neo-Gothic Palace in Sorkwity, Wild Animals Park in Kadzidlowo, Old-Believers Monastery in Wojnowo, the Pranie forester's lodge, Zakret (Bend), and Królewska Sosna (The Royal Pine) Reserves. While being in Ukta you must have a sauna which is situated near the river.
cena 2017 - 1.190 zł
17.06-25.06; 24.06-02.07; 01.07-09.07; 08.07-16.07; 15.07-23.07; 22.07-30.07; 29.07-06.08;
The 9-days canoeing programme
Start place: Riverside Hostel of the Polish Tourist Association (PTTK) in Sorkwity. Access from Olsztyn (50km) to east.
1st day (saturday): at 16 pm meeting with our instructor- guide
2nd day (sunday): canoeing from SW PTTK Sorkwity to SW PTTK Bieńki /16 km
3rd day (poniedziałek): canoeing from SW PTTK Bieńki to SW PTTK Babięta /10 km
4th day (monday): canoeing from SW PTTK Babięta to OW „Na Cyplu" Spychowo /11 km
5th day (tuesday): canoeing from OW „Na Cyplu" Spychowo to SW PTTK Zgon /9 km
6th day (wednesday): canoeing from SW PTTK Zgon to SW PTTK Krutyń /11 km
7th day (thursday): canoeing from SW PTTK Krutyń to SW PTTK Ukta /13 km
8th day (friday): canoeing from SW PTTK Ukta to SW PTTK Nowy Most /7 km
trip to Wild Animals Park in Kadzidłowo or to Mazurski Park Krajobrazowy
9th day (niedziela): after having breakfast going back from Nowy Most to SW PTTK in Sorkwity.
The event begins with dinner at 2 o'clock at first day and finishes with breakfast the last day. Canoeing takes place in groups up to 19 people and a professional instructor. Persons under the age of eighteen can take part in the canoeing rally routs only when acompanied with an adult. During travelling participants don't have to transport their luggage in their canoes.
- nights in 2-4 persons rooms in Riverside Hostel (showers are often in a separate building outside)
- three meals per day (breakfast, lunchbox at the canoeing, supper)
- a seat in 2-person kayak, life-jacket, a paddle
- an instructor- guide on the canoe route
- luggage transport
- insurence - 10 000 PLN
- back to Sorkwity by mikrobus
- climate charge - about 2,5 PLN/person/day
- using showers in some riverside hostels (about 7 PLN/person/one shower)
- secure parking pleace at SW PTTK Sorkwity 5 PLN/day
Children under 3 years - free of charge;
children under 10 years - discount 50 zł, an additional discount of 50 zł with half board.
"Krutynia de lux" is organised in cooperation with PTTK Mazury.