125,000 inhabitants, is located on the river of the same name, a couple of kilometres away from the Vistula Lagoon. Historical fragments of the heavily dilapidated town centre have been reconstructed from the war-damage. The Gothic church of St Nicolas from 13th and 14th centuries is well worth a visit. In the town, the Elbląg Canal ends after running for 80 kilometres between Elbląg and Ostróda.