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City Łeba
City Łeba

City Łeba

 

Łeba is a town located in the northern part of the Lębork District, between Łebsko and Sarbsko lakes, in the mouth of the Łeba River on the coast of the Baltic Sea, surrounded with the forests of the Slovincian National Park (Słowiński Park Narodowy) and the Sarbsk Spit (Mierzeja Sarbska) Reserve.

 

Łeba received the municipal rights in 1357. Although it was a small town at that time, it extensively traded with Hanseatic towns.

 

The development of railway and road communication initiated the touristic history of Łeba. Due to its landscape and natural values, the town became a favourite leisure place of the German celebrities and artists in those days. Łeba started developing its touristic value only in the post-war period. Starting April 1945 until today, the town has been a very popular summer resort as well as a fishing centre.


There is a town in Poland, located at the Baltic Sea, enwrapped by two lakes, interwoven by picturesque river, lying among forests abundant in treasures and exuberant nature. It is a magical place where you and I can feel like someone very special all year round - Łeba

In springtime it is both an immediate destination and a home for the flocks of wild geese, cormorants, swans and ducks. Birds’ sounds always wake Łeba inhabitants from the winter sleep.

Łeba’s therapeutical microclimate, high content of salt and iodine in the air, high insolation as well as extraordinary dynamics of the atmospheric changes have a positive impact on human organisms.

Łeba is also a paradise for fishers, Nordic Walking enthusiasts, cyclists and the fans of such sport disciplines as windsurfing, diss wave, kite surfing or sailing. An interesting attraction is a modern yacht marina with excellent facilities able to house even up to 120 units. Amber, richly provided to Łeba by the sea, attracts a multitude of collectors searching for natural treasures on the local beaches each year.

In the summer time Łeba turns into a big maritime resort. Its cafes, stores, stalls and discos throb with life since the very morning. Everyone will find something for themselves here and a friendly atmosphere accompanied by the hospitality of the local people allow using the sweets of this incredible place in full.

Łeba is beloved not only by the enthusiasts of active leisure and lying on the beach but also water sports celebrities, actors, painters and writers. It is undoubtedly a place which may successfully compete with the world’s best resorts.

During the summer season Łeba never falls asleep, it hosts a grand fiesta which is a compensation for those weary with work, those awaiting a love of their life, an adventure or extraordinary attractions. Only here will you spend your time in a friendly atmosphere: barbecuing, sitting by a bonfire, walking or having fun on a beautiful and unique beach.

Staying in Łeba provides a perfect chance to compare the values of its varied landscape. Situated in the neighbourhood of the Slovincian National Park (Słowiński Park Narodowy), Łeba allows to use in full the benefits of its unique nature, moving sand dunes, original vegetation and vast forests covering the shores of local lakes.

The sun tan is more intense here due to sun rays reflected in the spotlessly clean sand.

Hospitable Łeba inhabitants do care for comfort and attractiveness of the stay, offering top quality service in hotels, holiday centres, guest houses, camping sites, and private accommodation venues.

Restaurants, bars and pubs serve regional cuisine specialities. In the evening, after an active day, it is pleasant to sit at charming cafes and enjoy splendid drinks and delicious desserts. A well developed tourist infrastructure, numerous entertainment parks, pleasure cruises, fishing cruises and interesting cycling trails allow tourists to taste a range of attractions during their stay.

It is impossible to get bored in Łeba in the autumn. Pleasant sun and natural wealth of the land (mushrooms, blueberries, whortleberries) will let you enjoy autumn pleasures of the Pomeranian region to the full. Taking long strolls gives a chance to enjoy peace and quiet, incredible views as well as the town’s beauty.

A soothing sound of the sea, waves humming their unvaried melody, the fragrance of leaves, mushroom and pine needle-cover are the assets of the place which cannot be found anywhere else in such incredible scenes. Autumn in Łeba is a time of reflection and relaxation after an intense summer.

In winter, when the sun rises lazily, the sea can frequently show its rebellious character. Huge waves invade the beaches. Storms, strong winds or sometimes even strong hurricanes can pester the local inhabitants. The wind casts sand into the eyes and the sea murmurs ominously day and night. During frosty, quiet days, when the sun gets glassily reflected in the snowflakes, you can see beautiful forests covered with feathery snow.

At this time of the year an unforgettable memory can be a walk in the fluffy snow, a sledge excursion with the family or a sleigh ride by the sea. Or why not putting on a pair of cross country skis or grab some Nordic Walking sticks and try a slightly different form of activity at the Baltic Sea.

Łeba provides visitors with unforgettable activities in each season of the year, which clearly distinguishes it from other seaside towns. Here you can find things which can’t be encountered anywhere else throughout spring, summer, autumn or winter – check yourself and visit us now.

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