Augustów Canal is a magical place where monuments of the past live among the wild nature of their environment. There are two places that couple these two different worlds with each other – Augustów Canal and Czarna Hańcza Lake.
Virtual canoeing of the one of the most beautiful Polish canoeing routes: Augustów Canal
Experience the magic of the Augustów Primeval Forest from the perspective of water, cross the lock and plan your holidays surrounded by the nature of Podlasie.
You can find some peace among the pine-scented forests, crystal clear lakes and sandy beaches of Augustów Primeval Forest. If you are adventure-seeking, you may try some thrilling trips such as a journey through the historic canal on Augustów Lake or the backwoods.
Thanks to its wild nature and climate, Gmina Płaska is a part of the carbon sink of Poland. Perfect quality environment and open-access cycling routes make the open-air recreation even more inviting.
Local residents live in over a dozen scenical cities among the wild forests and lakes. Inhabitants have a strong bond with the local traditions while paying tribute to the native habits such as their hospitality towards tourists.
We encourage tourists to try some active recreation such as canoeing on Czarna Hańcza or Augustów Canal which are organized by the local agritourist accommodation. Hiking or cycling through the Augustów Canal routes is just as exciting and will bring you some unforgettable memories. Tourist information center in Płaska helps with the organization matters.
This website was made with the help of the European Union and its funds. Gmina Płaska is the only institution in charge of the website’s content and it can not be seen as the reflection of the European Union’s stance.