The attractions of Jastrzębia Góra and surrounding areas
Jastrzębia Góra is worth visiting not only because of the unique character of the resort itself, but also because of the large coastline views. The town is located on a cliff coast. Despite the existence of cliffs, Jastrzębia Góra is not without access to a beautiful, wide beach. This beach does not lack beauty - on the west, the beach is sandy, and on the eastern ends it is pebbled. The cliff itself: On one side beachgoers have to climb hundreds of steps, and on the other only a few dozen. The beach is bustling with life throughout the summer season, but you can always find a place for yourself there. In autumn and winter, it becomes a place for countless walks for people seeking relaxation and breathing in the purest, iodine-rich air. It is also a meeting point for sea bathers, people who derive joy and value from swimming in icy water. During the holidays, the main beach entrances are guarded by an on-site lifeguard. In addition, with dedication to sports enthusiasts, the beach is equipped with two beach volleyball courts. In the evenings, the beach is populated by sunset lovers and enthusiasts of night-time campfires. It is worth visiting the beach at two different times of the year to experience its wonderful scenery throughout the year.
Cliffs in Jastrzębia Góra
Jastrzębia Góra can boast some of the highest cliffs on the Baltic coast. That is why Jastrzębia Góra is so unique. The 33-meter-high Jastrzębia Góra cliff allows tourists to observe unique sunsets and take a walk in a place strongly saturated with healing sea aerosols. The name probably refers to the characteristic, sharp-cut and steep cliffs, on which birds of prey (Jastrzębia Góra means "falcon mountain" in Polish) often rest and nest. These birds of prey can be seen from the top of the cliffs, especially during the breeding season. The view from the top of the cliff is breathtaking and definitely worth seeing. The best time to visit the cliffs is during the day, when the sun illuminates the multicolored rocks. In the evening, the cliffs are illuminated, which creates an even more magical atmosphere.
"Lisi Jar" Gorge
"Lisi Jar" Gorge is an integral part of the Coastal Landscape Park. It is a gorge that stretches a narrow strip from the mainland to the Baltic Sea. The bay reaches a depth of up to 50 meters. Walking through the gorge, you can observe magnificent, over a hundred-year-old beeches that grow on the slopes of the gorge, creating an amazing local microclimate. There is a premise that the gorge was once about 10 km long, but the destructive action of the sea has caused it to be only 350 m long today. In addition, legend has it that at the entrance to Lisi Jar, Count de Rosset created the first coastal tourist shelter in the country "Nad Lisim Jarem", and placed a monument near it commemorating the legend that Sigismund III Vasa landed in Lisi Jar after the unsuccessful expedition for the Swedish crown.
Glacial Gorge "Strondowy Jar"
Pomerania has many beautiful places where you can spend time. Glacial Gorge called Strondowy Jar, which runs between Pucka and Rybacka streets, is mainly one of the more interesting natural attractions located in Jastrzębia Góra. Although it does not lead directly to the sea, it is located almost in the center of Jastrzębia Góra. A walk along the gorge, especially on the slopes, allows you to enjoy fantastic views and by continuing the hike towards Ostrow along the designated pedestrian route, we admire the beautiful landscapes of the coastal marshes.
"Bielawa" Nature Reserve
"Bielawa" Nature Reserve is another interesting point on the map of the region, which allows you to admire picturesque landscapes when you have reached the limit of desire to sunbathe. On the beach. The place has a unique atmosphere, which every year attracts crowds of tourists to the coastal towns. The reserve is located in the southern part of the town, and its area is over 11 hectares. It is a place of rest and relaxation, as well as a place for scientific and educational activities. The reserve is home to numerous species of plants and animals. The reserve is also a place where you can see the remains of the fortress which was destroyed during the war, and the old well, which is a reminder of the former defensive functions of the reserve.
The Światowid Promenade
The Światowid Promenade is the main promenade and at the same time the most entertainment part of Jastrzębia Góra. Here tourists can not only enjoy a good meal in nearby restaurants, but also spend the day with their children by taking advantage of the attractions available in this part of the town. The offer is complemented by cafes, souvenir shops or clothing stores, pubs. A square with a fountain and a place to relax is located at the Promenade. At the end there is a viewpoint and a descent to beach number 24.
The Lighthouse in Rozewie
The Lighthouse in Rozewie is one of the more representative attractions in the region. This lighthouse, located on the Rozewie Peninsula, is the oldest and most northerly building of this type. The lighthouse building is quite characteristic - a white, brick lower part and a metal, red top. It is worth climbing to the top of the almost 33 meter lighthouse, as you can admire the view of the entire area, including the sea panorama - this visit is open to tourists. Inside the lighthouse there is an exhibition on the history of marine lighting. You can, among other things, admire the front light of the lighthouse including the electrical equipment. These devices remained in place after two major rebuilds of the lighthouse. The greatest transformation in the appearance of the lighthouse took place during the second modernization. It was raised by 8 meters by inserting a metal cylinder. The reason for the elevation was the nearby trees growing in the Rozewski Peninsula Nature Reserve, which obscured the light of the lighthouse. Other light sources were also installed on the tower. In addition to the lighthouse, other buildings making up the complex can also be visited, such as the barn, bakery, and machine room. The height of the lighthouse tower is 32.7 meters. However, considering the location of the lighthouse on a high escarpment, the light source is located at a height of over 83 m above sea level and can be seen from 26 nautical miles. Near the lighthouse, there are two monuments - Stefan Żeromski and a memory of the Polish army's takeover of Pomerania in 1920. The Lighthouse in Rozewie is located at ul. Leon Wzorek 1. The patron of the street is the lighthouse keeper who worked here in 1920-1939.
"Dom Whisky" is a place dedicated to all adult connoisseurs of this queen of alcoholic beverages. Here you can not only taste this alcohol, but you can also purchase the one that best suits your palette. This is a place created out of love for the tradition that has developed around the uniqueness and character of whisky. This is a place where you can not only taste the drink, but also gain knowledge about it. For this purpose, the largest annual whisky festival in Poland is organized here, in Jastrzębia Góra. Time for interesting themed lectures, tastings and artistic performances. Qualified lecturers serve visiting guests a large dose of knowledge and educate all lovers of the amber drink during numerous trainings, presentations and tastings that take place not only in the Whisky House, but also throughout the country. The architecture of the Whisky House, which includes both the facade and the interior design, was created not only based on materials of the highest quality, but also classic methods used during the construction of traditional whisky distilleries. For this purpose, the entire building is crowned with a copper pagoda, recognizable to all lovers of Scottish water of life.
The "North Star" Obelisk
The "North Star" Obelisk is a monument initiated by the Society of Friends of Jastrzębia Góra. It is a must- visit point for every tourist. It is here, not - as previously thought - on the Cape of Rozewie, that the most northward point of the Polish coastline is located. Such an "extreme" location of Jastrzębia Góra in Poland is special, so the most northward end of our country is marked by a commemorative obelisk.
The Butterfly House in Rozewie
The Butterfly House in Rozewie is like entering a tropical jungle. In the world of fabulous butterflies, which freely fly between visitors, you can be enchanted by their beauty and relax in exotic circumstances. Butterflies are everywhere, delighting both children and adults. You will learn about the life cycle of a butterfly, starting with the laying of eggs, through the transformation of a caterpillar, to the adult stage. You will see strange pupae and caterpillars. Qualified guides (included in the ticket price) will reveal to you the secrets of butterflies. Why do they have two pairs of wings? At what speed do they fly? Do butterflies live only on love? How do they see the world? Be convinced that the world has more colors than you can imagine by observing the fascinating world of butterflies. Don't forget to bring a camera. This unforgettable experience is within reach.
Paragliding launch pad
Paragliding launch pad Jastrzębia Góra is a very paraglider-friendly place. It has one main paraglider launch pads, which is located on the cliff. It is a small meadow. It is located in front of the barriers limiting the square with a sea view for walkers, which in turn is located at the end of Słowacki Street. People willing to take a safe sightseeing flight by paragliding should contact professional pilots, who will primarily ensure safety.
Black Water Kayaking Marina
Black Water Kayaking Marina In Jastrzębia Góra there is a kayak trail Kłanino - Czarny Młyn - Jastrzębia Góra - Ostrowo, which is 13 kilometers long. It is an ideal trail for families with children due to its ease. The kayak trail greatly enriches the opportunity to spend time together on sunny days. Most of the route runs through the wetlands of the North Kashubian valley, which is free of water obstacles. The trail has infrastructure, i.e. marinas, where we can stop and rest. At the marinas, it is also possible to rent a kayak. The trail is not yet crowded like, for example, the Piaśnica rafting, so water thickets can occur on its route. The trail follows along the Black Wda river, whose mouth is located in the Baltic Sea, so the end of the trail is a nice element, because you can enter the open sea by kayak.
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From year to year, bicycle tourism is gaining supporters and spending a holiday on a bicycle is becoming more popular. Jastrzębia Góra follows this trend, rich in various bike trails, including the eagerly awaited new section of the R9 bike path running along the coast. The path starts on Uzdrowiskowa Street in Jastrzębia Góra. The route runs parallel to the Baltic Sea in the vicinity of the Coastal Landscape Park, which makes it a very charming route. The asphalt surface makes the trip comfortable and smooth. Occasional bike tourists will manage it easily. Bike trails are well marked and mostly not demanding, so every tourist can cope with the challenge. When passing this section of the path, it is worth continuing the ride on this route to enter the part called "Sun Highway" due to the breathtaking views. The route starts in Jastrzębia Góra on Uzdrowiskowa Street and leads to Władysławowo. After a short rest in this seaside town, you can go on a journey to Hel. From Władysławowo, the route is 35 kilometers long. The route is well maintained and partly runs along the sea. In some places it is very narrow, but this route is considered one of the most attractive in Poland. When cycling, the sea is on both sides, and just before Hel, the cobblestone road changes to a forest track. An added value of this bike path is also the fact that it is simultaneously a military history trail, a route that educates about the genesis of World War II. On the next sections, you can find historical buildings from these times, including bunkers, guns, and a museum of World War II. This route is also an educational path inanother field. Namely, the Hel Peninsula is an important, marine breeding area for rare birds, about which you can learn from information boards and by visiting the bird watching tower. The route also runs along a section with natural dunes and the largest dune formation on the Polish coast.
We also encourage you to familiarize yourself with the bike routes on the website: traseo.pl https://www.traseo.pl/trasy/kategoria/rower-gorski/query/Jastrzebia_Gora
The Nordic Walking
The Nordic Walking in Jastrzębia Góra area is consists of a network of trails that can be modified individually thanks to the common points present on them. The trails are marked with clear signs and are suitable for Nordic walking enthusiasts as well as other disciplines such as running. The most popular trails include: Route No. 1 - green (access to the route - on the Seaside Boulevard in Jastrzębia Góra. After 400 meters, there is a viewpoint - a path through the park - access to the beach (No. 25) - connection to the black trail - tunnel - gorge - streets of Jastrzębia Góra - crossing the 215 road - forest - North Star – Seaside Boulevard. Length - 5.5 km, type of route - loop, estimated time of passage - about 1 hour); Route No. 2 - red (access to the route - on the Seaside Boulevard in the center of Jastrzębia Góra. Initially, the route overlaps with the green and black routes - after 1.8 km, there is a pulse measurement point - crossing the black trail - reaching Pucka Street - crossing it - entering the forest - reaching the military unit - turning left - crossing the 215 road - Rozewie lighthouse - pulse measurement point - Fox Den - beach - forest - connection with the green trail - Seaside Boulevard. Length - 10.7 km, type of route - loop, estimated time of passage - 2 hours); Route No. 3 - black initially, the trail overlaps with the red and green trails. Through the forest towards Karwia - dune (15 m above sea level) - crossing the mouth of the Czarna Woda - pulse measurement point in Karwia - along the road (No. 215) 2 km walk on the sidewalk - dirt road towards Ostrowo.
Cultural stage in Władysławowo
Annual events organized by the Władysławowo Council. Here you can see various performances (due to its location in a seaside resort - mainly light events, such as cabaret) and concerts by famous artists.