National Parks in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

5-days canoe trip from hotel to hotel in the Mecklenburg Lake District

The natural untouched lakes and canals of the mecklenburg lake district are surrounded by big woods, moor and landscapes with meadows. They are the home of flora and fauna which are rare and critically endangered. There is no place in Germany where you are able to observate this much cranes, white-tailed sea- or fish eagle like at the mecklenburg lake district.

Below you find the tour informations outlined at itinerary, the prices and travel dates at tour details , the general map of the journey, a small youtube clip and the hotel information of the involved hotel partners.

Day 1

Arrival and first impressions

Own arrival at your hotel in the mecklenburg lake district.
If there are any questions about your arrival or if you would like to travel by train, than send give us a message (contact).
3-couse menue and one overnight in the hotel

Day 2

Water Lilies Paradise and gutter lakes

After breakfast at 9:30am you are picked up at the hotel und transfered to the canoe station at the lake Leppinsee near the Müritz-Nationalpark. There is a small paddle briefing and a handover of your canoe or kayak. Your first trip goes to the lakes of the national park. On your trip back to the hotel you pass the small gutter lakes with carpets of water lilies and pond lilies.
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 1
paddling distance: at least 8,5 km (canoe hire centre – hotel 1)

Day 3

Canoeing through the “Old Waterway”

Your luggage is carried to the next hotel and you start your next paddling trip.
You canoe through the idyllic lakes of the Strelitzer and Rheinsberger Lake District. The lakeshores are often forested and unbuilt.
The focus of the trip is on observing and enjoying the water landscape – without any athletic condition.
In the evening you reach your small hotel – located directly at the lake.
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 2
paddling distance: at least 12 km (hotel 1 to hotel 2)

Day 4

Roundtrip through the “Beek”

On today’s round trip you cross one of the remote, clear lakes of the Lake District. The lake is restricted for motor boats so you can really enjoy the silence of the landscape.
With a little bit of luck and attention you will also meet the rare kingfishers, sea eagles and fish eagles. In the evening you will reach to your hotel at Labussee again.
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 2
paddling distance: at least 17 km (complete roundtrip)

Day 5

Tour end

After the breakfast:
At 9:30am transfer to the first hotel (parking place at the hotel) – or to the next train station.

travel date

  • May to september 2023
  • The 5 day travel is according to availability free bookable. Please indicate as possible an alternative date


  1. 4 overnight stays in two middle-class hotels incl. spa tax
  2. 4 breakfasts per person
  3. 3 packed lunches per person (for the paddling days)
  4. 4 times 3-course menu (dinner) per person – without drinks
  5. boat including equipment from paddling lesson until the evening of day 4
    in single room 1-seater touring kayak,
    in double room canoe (standard) or 2-person touring kayak (please make a note under comments in the online booking),
    in the 3-bed family apartment 3-seater canoe,
    in 4-bed family apartment 4-seater canoe
    Paddling instruction (briefing on boat and paddling technique) and briefing (briefing on the area) on the second day at 9.30 am (info link here)
    Package transport on the third day
    Tour kit with detailed tour description and maps
    Transfer trip and luggage transport to the starting point on the last day

not included..

  • …are additional catering services that are not listed under services,
  • …are entrance fees,
  • …are canoe and passenger transports that are not mentioned above under services or in the tour programme,
  • …is the arrival and departure.

tour price

  • 698,- EUR per person in a double room and canoe/2-person touring kayak
  • 598,- EUR per person from third person in another double room and canoe/2-seater touring kayak
  • 954,- EUR per person in a single room and single touring kayak
  • 735,- EUR per person from third person in another single room and 1-person touring kayak
  • 1670,- EUR per family in a 3-bed family flat and 3-seater canoe 1
  • 1955,- EUR per family in a 4-bed family flat and 4-berth canoe 1
    1 limited contingent, please book early

additional services

  • 314.00 EUR additional bed in double room and parents’ 3-seater canoe for a child up to 11 years of age
  • 10,00 EUR per dog (only small contingent)
  • 50,- EUR surcharge per double room for 2× 1-seater touring kayak
  • 110,- EUR surcharge per 3-bed family flat for 3× 1-person touring kayak (instead of 3-person canoe)
  • 80,- EUR surcharge per 3-bed family flat for 1-person and 2-person touring kayak (instead of 3-person canoe)
  • Havel spring lakes extension tour in a double room: 215,- EUR per person
  • Havel Lakes Extension Tour in a single room: 324,- EUR per person
  • Havel Lakes Extension Tour in a single room from the 3rd person: 194,- EUR per person
  • Havel Lakes Extension Tour in a 2nd double room from the 3rd person: 182,- EUR per person
  • Extra night in a double room with breakfast at the beginning or end of the trip on request (contact form or under comments in the 2nd online booking step)


  • The canoe/kayak trip is an individual trip that takes place unaccompanied. We will provide you with a tour kit (see above: Services) to help you find your routes and provide you with additional information. If you have a GPS device, we will also be happy to send you the corresponding track files for the day’s routes with the travel documents on request.
  • Please order the boat type, whether kayak or canoe, when booking online under Comments. If you do not indicate a boat preference when booking, we will always reserve a corresponding canoe. Please note which boats are included in the respective tour price and which type of boat you can book under additional services Please also refer to our information on a small boat lesson.
  • A small special room contingent is available for water travellers who would like to take a dog with them (see additional services). Please note in your (online) booking how many dogs you would like to take with you. If the small room contingent is exhausted, we will not book an alternative “without dog” for you, but will send you an email message stating that the contingent is exhausted.
  • Vegetarian diet: Please indicate in the comments field in the (online) booking if you require vegetarian food. Please also let us know the number of people.
  • Vegan food: In consultation with the small hotels involved, we have agreed not to offer vegan food as demand is too low.
  • Allergy food: When booking (online), please note which special allergy diet you require. We will clarify your wishes with the relevant hotel kitchen when you make your booking and make specific reference to your details in the reply to your booking/booking confirmation.
  • Fish: The regional products naturally include freshwater fish. If you do not wish to have fish, even as part of the vegetarian menu, please note this in the comments field.
  • The extension tour Havelquellseen in the Müritz National Park can be booked optionally under bookable additional services in the online booking.
  • We are happy to book extension nights at the beginning or end of the trip. Please let us know your travel dates or the available time window and indicate whether you would also like the boat(s) for the extension period. We will then be happy to send you a binding offer by email. Enquiry here

Um die Karten zu sehen, müssen Sie das Laden externer Medien akzeptieren.

Um die Karten zu sehen, müssen Sie das Laden externer Medien akzeptieren.

You stay overnight in a chosen mid-price hotel of the region which are run by the owner so these hotels doesn’t belong to any large hotel chains or the like. They are quite similar in comfort and culinary and are located near the water. Since we work with multi hotels and have not bought firm contingents, we register the booking only when we have made the firm register, and then name the hotel with the booking confirmation firm. You have the option to cancel the booking until 7 days after we emailed the booking confirmation to you with an answer to this mail if you not agree with the hotel. The canceling is free for you in the time frame of the 7 days.
On this page you can find current pictures of the hotels: Pictures of the hotel


We don´t have any room contingents at our hotel partners. We book all services for your trip after receiving your binding final (online) booking. For this reason we cannot give any reliable statements on availability and do not make any optional bookings.
However, you will always receive an email reply within 2 working days after we have received your final (online) booking, either with the final booking confirmation or with the information that a booking may no longer be possible on the choosen travel date.

Final Booking

You can start your travel registration with the green button “make final booking …” below.
After you have finished booking you will receive a system generated email copy of your booking details and within 24 hours an personal email notice of arrival from our office.
As soon as our partners have confirmed your booking (normally within 48 hours), you will receive the booking confirmation from us with the down payment invoice, the final invoice and also the by law required travel risk coverage certificate.

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