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Sail the Polish Great Lakes for a Week

Inland, non-tidal sailing in "The Land of a Thousand Lakes"

Cruise amid forests and National Parks.

Very tranquil and substantially unspoilt.

Try to imagine Norfolk Broads but 100 times bigger, hillier, only a 10th of the people, and un-commercial - wow!

“What about the COST?”, I hear you ask.

Prepare yourself for a surprise.

If we charter (rent) for example, a fully equipped six-berth yacht,
in Mazuria it might cost around £70 per person – (Chartering in Greece would be around £150 pppw)

Air fare is about £150. (Flight to Greece is around £200, to Italy is around £150)

What about other expenses?

Living costs are pretty low in Poland.

Transfer (train/coach/minibus) to and from the “Land of a Thousand Lakes” is surprisingly low.

Moorings are mainly free or very reasonable.

The scenery and tranquillity are free!

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Need more convincing?

Below, you will find;

Maps - all to the SAME SCALE!

Pictures of Mazuria

There is more than enough in Mazuria for several weeks of cruising.

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The many lakes are inter-linked by rivers and canals to form an extensive, branching water route system, set in widely varied countryside

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There are many inlets, peninsulas and islands
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Wildlife is abundant
Sailing and rowing conditions are excellent.

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