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Bydgoski Channel

ul. Nowogrodzka 3, Bydgoszcz 85-208, Poland
+48 693 765 075
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Water from the Vistula River for a coal canal

During the heoight of the industrial revolution in Europe, (mid-19th century) all industries were... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2017
Robert F
Canal Plus

Good for a walk and quite interesting things to see along it. You can see a lot of money has been... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2016
Fergus H
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Inchture, United Kingdom
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4 May 2017
“Water from the Vistula River for a coal canal”
13 Aug 2016
“Canal Plus”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Nowogrodzka 3, Bydgoszcz 85-208, Poland
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

During the heoight of the industrial revolution in Europe, (mid-19th century) all industries were powered by water or steam. Those industries that used steam needed coal to heat the water. The river network in Poland carried the bulk of the coal form the south to...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

Good for a walk and quite interesting things to see along it. You can see a lot of money has been spent on this area with a good bit of history to take in along the way.

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Reviewed May 23, 2016

To make it more complicated for the outsider there is Old Bydgoszcz Canal and the New Bydgoszcz Canal. The whole system of canals is a gateway between Western and Eastern Europe. Most of Old Canal disappeared after the controversial decision during the Socialist Era to...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2015

Very nice place to go and take some pictures if the weather is fine. The underwater weeds have a beautiful emerald colour on fine days, very nice :).

1  Thank Ashika-pl
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Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful time riding bikes along the canal and on another day we walked along the canal there incredibly well kept up green spaces nice gravel walkway so either with the nice offer old shoes or a bicycle is a great thing to...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2015

If you have some time to spend to walk around and sightseeing, you should go around channel and enjoy!

1  Thank majkks
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Reviewed December 10, 2014

Calm and charming place, just outside the city centre. Good place for a date, walk with children or friends. Maybe not the best place to go during the night - dark.

Thank Adrian K
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Reviewed October 15, 2014

Day or evening the channal is a nice place to get some fresh air. Nice paths on the side which are used by all categories. Runners, families, youth and elders walking thir dogs. Felt safe and welcoming. Some places are a bit dark in the...More

Thank Erik W
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Reviewed July 8, 2014

You should definitely go there to spend some time. Beautiful area, water, trees and very nice water tram.

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Reviewed October 25, 2013

This is one of the most engaging walks in Bydgoszcz. The canal itself was in active use until the 1910's. It hasn't been used since as a waterway. It was built in the last quarter of the eighteenth century as part of a network of...More

2  Thank Daniel V
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