Paddleboarding is a water sport native to Hawaii. It is currently one of the most progressive sports and thanks to the many water spots in Bratislava, you don’t need to travel thousands of kilometres over the ocean! You can enjoy this trendy summer sport also in our beautiful region, escape from the heat of the city and spend the warm summer days on the water 🙂 Below, you will find the best stand up paddle spots in Bratislava.
Paddleboarding & other sport activities – Čunovo
The areal Divoká Voda, located less than 20 km from Bratislava, offers a number of water activities in Čunovo. One of them is the already mentioned paddleboarding. Every visitor has the opportunity to use their rental service which offers a complete professional equipment from the manufacturer ZET Kayaks latest model series 2017. Due to the diversity of the area, after sports, you can enjoy a good meal or take a refreshing drink in one of the bars and restaurants located in the area.
Danube Paddleboarding is a different kind of experience, since in this case you will be paddleboarding on a river, not a lake. This activity is very popular among the tourists, not only because of the stunning nature and scenery of the Danube river, but also the guides speak very good English and are friendly and welcoming. The trip starts with a short theory course and will take you to the quiet side of the Danube, and overall takes approximately 3 hours. This activity can be booked on the Enjoy Bratislava website.
Paddleboarding & fun in the Wakelake area
Wakelake is located on Golden Sands (Zlaté Piesky), just 9 km from the city center of Bratislava. This area is a very popular summer place as it resembles a reptile atmosphere and also regularly wakeboarding competitions take place here. Paddleboarding is one of the many activities that can be done in this area. After successful paddleboarding, you can enjoy good food, drinks and on some days even a party taking place in the area of Wakelake. Book your time slot now.
Try yoga on a Stand-Up paddleboard!
Thanks to the SupPortal rental, you can enjoy paddleboarding on one of the most popular lake in Petržalka – Draždiak. It is less than 10 km distant from the city centre. Their services include renting paddleboards at the lake, team-building organization, and they offer many other sport activities to try at the lake. What is even more, ladies but also gentlemen can try a yoga lesson on the water, as part of the paddleboarding activity. This special yoga class is a regular event here, however we recommend to always check their Facebook page, just to make sure you don’t miss out on the latest updates and potential changes.
(source: SUPportal.sk Facebook)
Vajnory – Paddleboarding one one of the cleanest lake
Paddleboarding on the lake in Vajnory is known for its easy and convenient accessibility by car, public transport but also train. Paddleboarding TML is always ready for the enthusiastic and active paddleboarders who want to rent a board and have some fun! Vajnory lake is considered as one of the cleanest one in Bratislava, and besides the natural surroundings, the area also offers possibilities to relax or enjoy some typical Slovak snacks or refreshments.
(source: Paddleboarding TML Facebook)
Author: Nikola Babjakova