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One week in The Bialowieza Forest /7 days/

We offer to spend one week in the Bialowieza Forest in an interesting way. We recommend choosing an accommodation place that you can find on our website or telling us about your expectations and our travel agency will find a proper property. Here is the general programme of the stay that enables to introduce the advantages of The Bialowieza Forest. The order of realization of following tourist points can be changed. The programme will be modified to your needs.

One week in the Northern part of the Bialowieza Forest

1st day

Arrival at your accomodation place, checking in, bike rental, visitng neighbourhood villages:

  • Park in Gruszki /sundial, natural clock, stone circles, a hollow in a tree where bees live, the European Union alley, educational boards, exhibition of items connected with nature in the Forrestry Commission
  • Jewish cemetery in Narewka
  • St. John Orthodox Church in Narewka


2nd day

Breakfast. Bicycle trip to Hajnowka or transport of people and bicycles to this city. Realization of the following


  • a narrow-gauge train ride from Hajnowka to Topilo
  • visiting Topilo (forest ponds, a small open-air museum of a narrow-gauge train, forest chapel)
  • bicycle tour from Topilo to Bialowieza through the Bialowieza Forest
  • a touring trip around Bialowieza Glade ( wooden architecture of Bialowieza, St. Teresa Church, Dyrekcyjny Park, the Narewka Valley, the Tsar`s railway station)

Lunch in Bialowieza

  • the Palace Park – organised according to the Tsar`s plan in an English style
  • the Museum of Nature and Forest – modern multimedia presentation of fauna and flora of the

Bialowieza Forest

  • entrance to the observation tower and temporary exposition in the Museum of Nature
  • St. Nikolaus Orthodox Church with porcelain iconostasis
  • return trip to Janowo on the Narewkowska Road

Barbecue at the bonfire place

3rd day

Breakfast. Bicycle tour to many places:

  • to Bondary by the artificial lake through Narewka and Lewkowo Stare
  • to the dam and the beach in Bondary
  • to the beach in Stary Dwor (there is a possibility of renting a canoe and ordering a ship cruise on the lake)
  • to Siemianowka (St. Georg Orthodox Church)
  • visit in “Bobrowa Zagroda” in Siemianówka, traditional, regional meal
  • observation tower in Maruszka
  • return trip through educational path PTOP through Gruszki to Janowo

Arrival at the accomodation place. Dinner.

4th day

Breakfast. Bicycle tour which includes visiting these places:

  • observation tower in Kosy Most, panorama of the Narewka River Valley, beavers lodges, bisons feeding place
  • the wildest fragments of the Bialowieza Forest in Stricly Protected Area “Hwozna” /the Wolves Trail, the Capercaillie Reserve/
  • Masiewo- wooden architecture, narrow-gauge open-air museum /there is a possibility of riding on horseback/
  • St. Eustace chapel carved in oak tree
  • old oaks stands in “Dworny Gradek”
  • Park in Gruszki



5th day

Breakfast, dry provision for a trip. Bicycle tour:

  • on the Narewkowska road to the Old Bialowieza
  • the Royal Oaks and Lithuanian Princes Trail– the trail consists of a several-hundred-year old oaks named after Polish kings hunting in the Bialowieza Forest
  • The European Bison Show Reserve  / tarpans, bisons, zubrons-hybrid of a bison and domestic cattle, wolves, deer and boars/
  • a picturesque corner in the Białowieza Forest called Zwierzyniec /bison`s monument, forester`s lodge/

Lunch in Siolo Budy, visiting of an open-air etnographic museum

  • return trip through the Bialowieza Forest to Swinoroje
  • educational path “Under the Oaks” in Swinoroje

Return trip to Janowo, dinner


6th day

Breakfast, realization of the following programme:

  • anoeing on the Narewka River from Narewka to Lewkowo Stare
  • bicycle trip from Lewkowo Stare to the Waliczowka Valley, beavers lodges, observation of  woodpeckers
  • return trip through the picturesque Narewka Valley to Janowo


7th day

Breakfast, checking out, departure to Bialowieza

  • walking tour with a tour guide to the Strict Reserve-visiting the primeval forest where there has been no human intervention for hundred of years

Dinner in Bialowieza, departure


Services included: 6 nights in the guest house, 6 breakfasts, 4 dinners, 2 lunches in Bialowieza, one lunch in the “Osoczniki” Inn in Budy, barbecue, dinner, traditional meal in Siemianowka, bike rental, canoe rental, transport of bicycles and canoes to Lewkowo, a tour guide in the Strict Reserve

The order and the range of services may be modified due to tourists` expectations.