The opening ceremony of the Świna Tunnel will take place on June 30. The road will connect the islands of Wolin and Uznam, where the administrative and service center and the seaside district are located - informed the City Office in Świnoujście
The opening ceremony of the investment titled 'Improvement of the transportation connection between the islands of Uznam and Wolin in Świnoujście - construction of the Świna tunnel' will take place on Friday, June 30 at 12:00 pm in the tunnel on the Wolin Island side," announced the city hall in Świnoujście.
As reported, after the official part, around 2:00 pm, the President of Świnoujście will open the tunnel for visitors. A run through the tunnel and a bike ride have been scheduled. After that, tourist vehicles will transport interested residents and guests for sightseeing.
The Świna Tunnel will be open for car traffic in the evening hours.
The tunnel will connect the islands.
The road between the islands of Wolin and Uznam will have a length of about 3.2 km. The part excavated by the TBM machine is 1484 m. The passage under the Świna Strait will connect the Wolin Island with the Uznam Island, where the administrative and service center and the seaside district are located, thus ending the communication problems of the residents of Świnoujście and tourists. Currently, to get to the Uznam Island, one must use a ferry crossing, which often involves a long wait