Suwalki is a perfect place for active tourism, especially cycling. Picturesque trails and varied terrain make the local bike trails most challenging, interesting and admirable in the north-eastern Poland.
BIKE TRIALS IN THE WIGRY NATIONAL PARK :
International cycling trail R11.
Marking: green bicycle under the symbol R11.
Part of the route which once ultimately will connect Athens (Greece) from the North Cape (Norway). Within the park the route runs in the section of Bryzgiel - Płociczno – Stary Folwark – Czerwony Folwar - Maćkowa Ruda – Wysoki Most- Pogorzelec (30 km).
Podlaski Stork Trail.
Marking: black bicycle under the red bar.
The trail leads from the village of Bialowieza to Stańczyki in the north-eastern part of the Warmia-Mazury Region. In the area of the park the route runs through Czerwony Krzyż – Czerwony Folwark – Stary Folwark – Krzywe – Lipniak (20 km).
Dowspuda trail – Stary Folwark.
Marking: black bicycle under the blue bar. In the area of the park the route stretches from Mała Huta - Leszczewo – Stary Folwark (7 km).
The trail Krzywe - Stary Folwark.
Marking: black bike, under the yellow bar. Almost entirely runs throughout the area of the national park (7km).
BIKE TRAILS IN SUWALKI PARK LANDSCAPE:
"Around the Hańcza lake": Turtul - Wodziłki - Stara Hańcza -Przełomka - Bachanowo - Turtul (22 km)
"To the Castle Hill": Turtul - Szeszupka - Rutka - Szurpiły - Kazimierówka - Szurpiły - Turtul (18.5 km)
"To the Cisowa Mountain": Smolniki - Udziejek Lower - Gulbieniszki - Sidory - Kleszczówek - Smolniki (12 km).
"The Valley of the Black Hańcza from Suwalki to The Suwalki Landscape Park" : Suwałki – Bród Stary – Potasznia – Żywa Woda – Okrągłe – Podwysokie Jeleniewskie – Rutka – Malesowizna (12,7 km)
GREEN VELO EASTERN CYCLE TRAIL
Marking: black bike, under the name and logo of the route.
The route leads through five voivodeships :Warmia-Mazury, Podlasie, Lublin, Świętokrzyskie, Podkarpackie (1980 km). In the region of Podlasie it runs from the border of Warmia and Mazury in Gromadczyzna (municipality Wiżajny) between The Suwalki Wigry National Park, Augustow, Biebrza National Park, Goniądz, Tykocin, Narew National Park, Bialystok, Supraśl, Siemianówka, Bialowieza National Park, Hajnowka , Mielnik to the border with voivodeship of Lublin in Niemirów city.
Auditors of the Green Velo Trail admitted the hotel LOFT 1898 recommendation of MPR - Friendly Place for cyclists on the East Green Velo Bike Trail. This means that our facility meets all the requirements of the "friendliness" and offers a service dedicated to cycling tourists.
More visual feedback about the trail can be found at www.greenvelo.pl
Loft Hotel 1898 rental bikes and cycling equipment for hotel guests.
Bike rental prices:
- 1 day (8.00-19.00) - 40 PLN
- 1 hour - 15 PLN
- Every hour - 9 PLN
It includes helmet, seat and helmet for a child.
The reception staff can always help and advise which route to choose, bearing in mind the different degrees of a difficulty and the distance. They will also help to book accommodation in the nearby bungalows belonging to Places friendly cyclists on the East Green Velo Bike Trail.