Tourist Portal of Chełm Commune

The lake in Żółtańce

It covers an area of 103 hectares including water with about 56 hectares. The water tank is divided into two quarters. The smaller one - a fish pond, popular especially among anglers, covers an area of 9 hectares. Here you can catch: carps, crucian carps, roaches, tenches, tenches, pikes and perches.

A big curiosity living in the lake is the catfish.
In contrast, the larger one, with an area of 46.9 hectares,  has a beach for tourists, a playground, 3 bridges, grass pitches for football and beach volleyball, a barbecue and a fireplace, as well as benches with shelter – it’s the ideal place for the weekend. Around the village of Żółtańce the lake is the biggest tourist attraction. It is situated approx. 3 km away from Chełm.