Introducing Lake Solina
About 30km southwest of Ustrzyki Dolne and accessible by bus is Lake Solina (Jezioro Solińskie), a reservoir 27km long and 60m deep, created in 1968 when the San River was dammed. Today it is the Bieszczady region’s most important centre for water sports and recreation.
Polańczyk, the attractive town on the irregularly shaped lake’s western shore, offers visitors everything from sailing and windsurfing to fishing and beaches. The tourist office (
Ul Zdrojowa, which starts just east of the tourist office, is lined with hotels and sanatoriums offering any number of treatments. Many of them are huge soulless blocks; instead head for Pensjonat Korona (