in the nearest surroundings...
Szczytno – the ruins of a Teutonic castle with a viewing tower. The museum of Mazury.
Jerutki – a 17th century church
Małszewo – an 18th century wooden tavern
Klon – heritage park
"The Line of Hindenburg" – fortifications from the First and the Second World War
Zalesie – a mansion and a park
Pranie – The Museum of K.I. Gałczyński
Piecki – private regional chamber
Wojnowo – monastery and an Orthodox church
Krutyń – an old forge, the museum of nature
Kadzidłowo – the reserve of wild animals (wolves, lynxes)
For further trips...
Teutonic Castles: Nidzica, Kętrzyn, Reszel, Olsztyn, Lidzbark Warmiński
Palaces and mansions: Nakomiady, Drogosze, Sztynort
Monuments of engineering: Ostróda - Elbląg Canal, Mazurian Canal, viaducts in Stańczyki, sluices ( Guzianka )
Places of historical interest: Gierłoz - Hitler’s headquarters, Giżycko -Fortress Boyen, Mamerki - old bunkers, Grunwald - battlefield
Sacred monuments: sanctuary in Swięta Lipkamedieval churches in Kętrzyn, Szestno and Reszel
Cyclic events in surroundings of the Guest House:
Days of Mikołajki (opening of the summer season) – concerts, shows, traditional ceremony of letting into the water the legendary King of Sielawy
Pranie the house of poet Gałczyński (summer) – concerts of classical music accompanied with recitations of poetry
Days of Culture in Mrągowo (the first weekend of July) – numerous exhibitions of regional art
Days of Ruciane-Nida (end of July) – concerts, shows, competitions Shanties (July) – the port of Mikołajki
Days and Nights of Szczytno (August ) – concerts and other cultural events
Festival of Regional Culture (August) – concerts, outdoor meetings
Honey Picking of Kurpie (middle of August) – concerts, shows, honey fair
The Mazurian Autumn (middle of September) – games, feasts, concerts, sailing equipment exhibitions
The four seasons of the year
We invite You to visit Mazury, which is a beautiful and various land full of extensive lakes and forests rich in mushrooms, berries and game. In this magic place every season of the year has its unrepeatable charm.
We are convinced that you will not get bored at our place!
We will provide You a wide variety of activities, such as:
in the springtime...
– game tracking
– cycle tours ( bicycles available at site )
You will also have a chance to try Your physical condition on a special tourist track.
in the summertime...
– canoeing trips down Krutynia river
– berries picking
– diving under the watchful eye of instructor
– sightseeing flights (airfield in Szymany)
Our Guest House is located at the lake across witch runs the famous canoeing trail of Krutynia river. It starts in Sorkwity and finishes with the Great Lakes of Mazury.
We would like to encourage You to try Your strenght and paddling skills at least on a short leg of the trail. At Your disposal we have kayaks, boats and pedal boats.
In the surroundings there are lakes rich in pikes, perches, breams, eels and other smaller but tasty fish, such as: crucians and roaches. ( Professional advice and fishing equipment available at place .)
Children will surely enjoy the swimming pool prepared especially for them.
– mushroom picking
– horse riding
– tours with
a horse-drawn carriage
We also invite You to participate in sightseeing tours which we organize for our guests:
‘The hills of Spychowo‘ ‘Krutynia’, ‘On the beaver’s track’, ‘Deers are among us‘, ‘Moving islands’
– sleigh ride
– cross-country skiing
– evenings by fireside
– game tracking