It is an exceptional culinary water tourism route in Pamarys region, cruising King Wilhelm Canal, rivers Minija, Nemunas Delta, the Curonian Lagoon. Route time is possible to admire the Pamarys nature, to visit region places of interest and most importantly - taste the fish dishes of culinary heritage.
Cruising is unique in that all four waters are cruising of four types of boats, traveling in transit from one to another. Culinary cruise ”Fish Trail“ begins at Jonas Gižas etnographic farmstead, where you will be welcomed by “Žvejytės“ and “Pamariukai“ with Lithuania Minor suit and the folklore program “I Will Become a Fisherman“. In the Jonas Gižas museum you will meet with shipbuilding, history of fishing in the Curonian Lagoon, traditions. Later you will taste the unique local fish soup, learn aboat fish farming in closed systems.
You will take a boat from Dreverna towards Ventainė. Here you will enjoy gastronomy of Pamarys region and Lithuanian Minor: “vofeliai“ and “kafija“. You continue the journey by bus towards Ventė horn. There you will visit in 1929 established Ornithology Station, bird migration exposure and Ventė lighthouse. You will stop at village Minija, our Lithuanian Venice, where instead of the central street of the village, is flowing Minija river. By the boat you will reach Kniaupas Bay and the Curonian Lagoon and then during Nemunas Delta estuaries you will reach Uostadvaris. Here you will have a possibility to climb the lighthouse, visit the water pumping station and museum. You countinue to cruise and admire ilies plantations, enjoy fish dishes and from Kintai by speed boats reach Dreverna.
Duration: one day.
Boat type: four types of boats or speed boat.