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Jurata

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Jurata is village and a resort on Baltic Sea in Pomorskie Voivodship in Poland.

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

  • The international Lech Walesa airport at Gdansk [1] or the international Szczecin-Goleniow airport [2].

By car[edit]

  • From Gdansk or Szczecin by the route E28 to Reda and than just north to Wladyslawowo by the 216. From Wladyslawowo east along the Hel Peninsula.

By train[edit]

By bus[edit]

Get around[edit]

The resort is quite small and has a very specific pine forest character. You can easily walk across the whole village on foot or rent a bicycle. Prior to 1928 it was a fishing village. Jurata is also the name of a Slavic pagan goddess of the Baltic Sea. The village was named after her.

See[edit]

Do[edit]

As a primarily beach village, visitors will spend most of their time sun-bathing and swimming. While the water is of excellent quality, it is cold at times, and visitors should watch for small jellyfish. Jurata also has excellent wind-surfing opportunities - renting, lessons, etc.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

Jurata is known for its amazing seafood - all varieties, in all forms. Visitors can also sample traditional Polish crepes and cabbage rolls, while more Western food is available as well.

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

Primarily nice, clean, and quaint small villas and apartment-style rooms, though Western resorts are gradually being built.

Go next[edit]

Gdansk Bay:

  • Pommeranian metropol Gdansk with a beautiful old town and the biggest gothic brick church worldwide
  • sea resort Sopot with the longest European mole
  • sea resort and port Gdynia with the biggest Baltic port
  • sea resort Puck

Vistuala Bay:

  • medieval town of Elblag
  • sea resort and medieval town of Frombork with the grave of Nicolaus Copernicus
  • sea resort Kadyny with one of the best European studs

Kashubian Coast:

On the Hel Peninsula:

On the Vistuale Peninsula:


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