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Elblag Canal (Kanal Elblaski)

| Elblag - Ostroda, Elblag, Poland
+48 89 670 92 27
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Elblag Canal Private Tour from Gdansk
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Full-Day Elblag-Ostroda Channel Cruise from Gdansk Autumn 2017
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“two hours” (2 reviews)
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| Elblag - Ostroda, Elblag, Poland
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Have wanted to do this trip frim Elblag since seeing Michael Palin's programme feature many years ago and finally made it to this part of Poland. So glad I did, as it was totally worth seeing such marvellous engineering. I even benefited from the discount...More

2  Thank MartyG987
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We did this trip in September, weather was unseasonably wet, out boat was comfortable (we did see bigger boats pass by, and on board drinks and food can be purchased although food choices are limited to Polish sausage, bread and pickled cucumber, there was a...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Malbork so we day tripped over by train. It was easy to book the boat. The tourist information office sent us to the company office. They put us on the 5 hour trip leaving early afternoon. Had a quick lunch and...More

1  Thank Perth51
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was an excursion from Gdansk. We had booked a private tour and had paid €184 to include private transfers from our hotel in Gdansk to the boat, the trip on the boat and return transfers. Our driver told us that there are two companies...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

I booked our trip in January of this year as they also offer 'Senior Rates' for over 65, which you don't get from the tour operators. Our trip was then changed from a 5 hour 1 Ramp trip to a 6 Hour 2 Ramp trip,...More

Thank Who M
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

A detailed account of how the Canal works, there is a boat trip you can go on . It takes about five hours to complete.

Thank maureenmangan
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit if you don't want to make the almost 5 hours lasting trip by boat. Just a 25 minute drive from Elblag by car.

1  Thank Wytske W
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

For me this concept of moving ships and boats was very interesting The use of water to balance the ships weight is a nice idea we were watching tourist ships and yachts lifted to the uper canal or reduced to the lower canal for a...More

Thank Shlomo F
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Get some ideas of how a transportation issue was solved without the need of electricity, just by the hidraulik force of the water. Go for a two hour ride on a small boat and see it.

Thank yossil01
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Elblag - Ostroda Canal does not use locks to raise and lower ships from one level of the canal to another. Rather, ships are dragged overland by hydraulically powered cable cars between sections of the canal. Built in the 1850's, the canal is still...More

2  Thank Matthias M
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