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Warta this Summer

At first glance wild, the Warta river hides pleasant secrets. Check it out!

Even though wild, the Warta river tempts with city beaches, ship cruises and even motorboats that You can rent without a license!



Stary Port (Old Port)


Small harbor is set on the tiny peninsula near the Cathedral Island. Open from April 15th to October 10th, 24h/7. You can reach the shore there for free. However, there is a limited space there. Contact number: +48 666 507 514. 




Motorboats rentals

For those who wish to see the city from a different perspective, there is a possibility of renting a motorboat. It is even more fun since You do not need any licence - just an ID and a short training that You get on spot. 

The price depends on the rental. There are two available now by the river: 


Rental in the Old Port:

Reservations: +48 603 427 569
Price: 50 PLN/h.





Rental on Szeląg (city beach):

Reservations: +48 577 331 023
Price: 60 PLN/h.




The rentals are open until September 15th.



City beaches



By the Warta there are 4 beaches:


  • Hamaki - sunbeds, solar showers, volleyball court and georgian bar Pan Gar – all of that available at that place. It is just next to the KontenerArt club;
  • Szeląg - it is intimate and has the most beautiful view especially during the sunset. Next to the beach you will find Szeląg Garden where you can lay down in the shadow and even eat straight from the apple tree;
  • Wilda - basic but pleasant and the biggest of the Poznań beaches.;
  • Plaża Rataje - tropical look-alike beach perfect for a bit of relax under the umbrella and holiday drink.


More about beaches in Poznań HERE.



Water trams and tourist cruises


Apart from the motorboats and kayaks, on the Warta You can find tourist ships, also .


One of them is water tram which sails on every weekend until the September 15th.




source: www.rzekawartapoznania.pl




Other shipsBajka and Widmo. The second one operates as the mentioned water tram and is bind to that schedule.


Bajka ships starts by the Cathedral, from the Panny Marii Street. The price is 15 PLN per person. Children up to 3 years old free. Schedule and terms of use HERE

Contact number to the crew:  +48 669 166 732.




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