Welcome to the Mecklenburg Lake District!
The Mecklenburg Lake District is the largest lakeland area in Central Europe. It consists of more than 1,000 big and small lakes. The biggest one is called “Müritz” which means “small sea”.
The linked waterways can take you from Berlin or Hamburg across the impressing landscape right into the heart of Mecklenburg. To experience the beautiful lakes and rivers without any stress, rent a houseboat or canoe and enjoy the countryside on the water.
The wonderful landscape is definitely attractive to those who are interested in cycling, hiking or horseback riding. The well-developed cycle route network system leads you through the Müritz National Park, the different Nature Parks and around the lakes.
The landscape of the Mecklenburg Lake District is quite unique in all seasons. Attentive tourists will observe an enormous variety of local birds like storks, common herons, cranes, ospreys, sea eagles, bittern and mammals like red deer, otters, beavers and raccoons.
For those who like to explore architectural or historical buildings, they will find old churches, manors and castles, a variety of museums in small villages and towns. As you will see, the old and historical buildings are restored with loving care.
The region distinguishes by an excellent regional cuisine with lots of restaurants and cafés. Guests may choose among a variety of hotels, holiday apartments, youth hostels or campsites.
• Arrival by train, bus or car
• Leisure tips in the Lake District
• Events in the Lake District
• Hiking Routes
• Cycling Routes
• Canoe Routes
• Houseboat Charter