"The Land of a Thousand Lakes" Mazury by evaanna
Mazury Travel Guide: 66 reviews and 283 photos
Mazury is a picturesque region in the north-east of Poland. Its turbulent history, in the course of which it changed hands, loyalties and populations a number of times, is too complicated and full of controversy to delve into here.
Popularly called the Land of a Thousand Lakes, Mazury more than deserves this name. Dotted with thousands of postglacial lakes amidst beautiful undulating countryside and forest, it attracts tourists from all over Poland and abroad.
- Pros:Lakes, forests, beautiful scenery, excellent for sailing, kayaking, biking
- Cons:Touristy and noisy in summer, but not as crowded as the Polish seaside, and you can find many secluded places
- In a nutshell:A traveller's haven
We had tried to visit Swieta Lipka (Holy Lipka) a few times while crossing the Mazury Lake District but had failed to... more travel advice
Ketrzyn, a town on the Guber River has a few tourist attractions, but the most interesting is the Gothic Castle of the... more travel advice
- See All Insects love it here!
- See All Church in Nawiady - the oldest in the...
- See All Mazury - a stork country
- See All Delicious food, but with some exceptions
- See All Stay at a former convent on a lake
evaanna's Related Pages
Mazury Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "The Land of a Thousand Lakes"
- "Mazury Lakes"
- "Mazury or Mazuria"
- "Wilczy Szaniec Wolfschanze (Wolf’s Lair)"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Mazury
- Hotels in Mazury
- Transportation in Mazury
- Restaurants in Mazury
- Shopping in Mazury
- Warnings and Dangers in Mazury
- See All...
Explore the World
Badges & Stats in Mazury
- 58 Reviews
- 262 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 51 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (40)
Have you been to Mazury?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Mazury
Top 10 Pages
- Top 5 Page for this destination Warsaw Intro, 103 reviews, 347 photos, 10 travelogues
- Mazury Intro, 58 reviews, 270 photos, 8 travelogues
- Suwalki Intro, 34 reviews, 174 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Vilnius Intro, 39 reviews, 144 photos, 5 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Vysoke Tatry Intro, 43 reviews, 127 photos, 6 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Cork Intro, 25 reviews, 115 photos, 3 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Oxford Intro, 44 reviews, 84 photos, 1 travelogue
- Top 5 Page for this destination Hel Intro, 28 reviews, 100 photos, 2 travelogues
- Lowicz Intro, 13 reviews, 105 photos, 5 travelogues
- Kuznica Intro, 19 reviews, 85 photos, 1 travelogue