Poland City: Sopot
Sopot is one of the most prestigious resorts on the Baltic Sea coast; Located between Gdansk and Gdyney. Sopot is the summer capital of Poland and is considered the safest resort on Pomeranian Voivodeship. Going on holidays in Sopot, you can combine a relaxed beach and recreation holiday – and get a maximum of benefit and positive emotions.
Wide Sandy Sopot Beaches stretched more than four kilometers. Beaches are equipped with comfortable bathing, dressing cabins, shower cabins, beach volleyball courts, water slides, children’s zones, bars and fish restaurants. Rent of chaise lounges and umbrellas is possible for an additional fee.
Compared to Gdynia and Gdansk, Sopot is considered a more affordable resort; First of all, this is reflected at the cost of placement in the summer months. Hotels, guesthouses and apartments are located both in the city center and the coast. Budget accommodation in Sopot is possible in sanatoriums and holiday homes.
Semi-kilometer mole, separating the coast of Sopot for two halves, is one of the main attractions of the resort. Like is a great place for walking, as well as functions as a marina for water taxis and small ferries.
It is interesting to visit the Forest Opera – an open-air theater built more than a century ago, where the song festival passes annually. A visit to the comfortable complexes of Cupped, the fishing pier and walks along the streets of Sopot will delight guests of the resort with new impressions.
Sopot Museums, as well as galleries and exhibition halls are often located in historical buildings. In particular, the city museum (Muzeum Sopotu) occupies a villa built in 1903; In the exposition – recreated interiors and objects of life of the beginning of the last century.
On the beaches of Sopot, windsurfing schools and other water sports are working, in which newcomers are available. In the summer season, beach volleyball tournaments are held, to participate in which anyone can. In the territory of the Northern Park, magnificent cycling trails stretched along the Baltic coast.
Sopot has a casino and water entertainment center. The water park at the resort is open all year round, but part of the attractions is only available in the summer period. In addition to water slides and children’s pools, a sauna, bowling and a nightclub operates in the water park.
How to get
The nearest Sopot Airport is located in Gdansk (9 kilometers). Airport takes regular flights from Warsaw and Europe cities. You can also get to Sopot from the Kaliningrad region by train or bus; Time in the way from Kaliningrad to Gdansk – about five hours.
Direct railway and bus service connects Sopot with Warsaw and other cities of the country. Express time on the way to Warsaw is four hours.
Ferries connect Sopot with coastal resorts, in particular Gdansk and Gdynia. Travel time – from half an hour up to an hour. Tickets can be purchased at the entrance to the mall.
Reviews and studies of trips
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