More about Great Masurian Lakes

The Land of a Thousand Lakes ('four thousand' would be more like it!) is a sailing paradise. Its 45 lakes linked by 12 canals, 8 rivers and 3 lochs, offer everything a sailing enthusiast could need. There is something for every kind of tourist - the sailing fan, the fisherman, the hiker, the historical sites enthusiast, the pilgrim, the bird watcher and much more.

The vast land is subdivided into smaller lake districts. Its largest lakes are Lake Sniardwy and Lake Mamry.