Canoeing and kayaking from lake to lake

6- day canoe trip from hotel to hotel in the Mecklenburg Lake District

The natural lakes and canals of the Mecklenburg Lake District are lined with extensive forests, moorlands and meadow landscapes. They are home to rare and endangered animal and plant species. Nowhere else in Germany you can observe cranes, sea eagles or ospreys as often as here.

Below you’re able to 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

Your own travel to the hotel in the Mecklenburg Lake District.
We are happy to answer your questions for travelling to the hotel or the arrival by train. Call us or send us an email.
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 1

Day 2.

paradise of water lilies and gutter lakes

After breakfast at 9:30am you are collected 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 into the lakes of the national park. On your trip back to the hotel you passes 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 (Kanustation – Hotel)

Day 3.

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. It is closed to 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 your hotel at Labussee again.
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 2
paddling distance: at least 17 km (complete roundtrip)

Day 5.

Fabled lake Stechlinsee

The canoe tour today leads you to the western connected lake chain in direction to the elbow-lake. On a short tramp you’re getting to the legendary stechlin-lake in the nature park Stechlin-Ruppiner country. This lake is with his 70 meters depth one of the deepest lakes in Brandenburg and one of the last clearwaterlakes in Germany. As an alternative you can spend the day relaxing at one of the lakefronts – and maybe with a jump into the water…
3-course menue and overnight in hotel 2
paddling distance: at least 27km (Hotel 2 – Stechlinsee – Hotel 2)

Day 6

Tour end

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

travel date

  • May to september 2023
  • The 6 day travel is according to availability free bookable. Please indicate as possible an alternative date


  • 5 overnights in two mid-class hotel (including tourist tax)
  • 5 times breakfast
  • 4 lunchboxes (for the paddeltours)
  • 5 times 3-courses menue (dinner) – without drinks
  • either canadier or twosome touring-kayak inclusive equipment as paddle briefing until the fourth evening (information link here)
  • Paddle briefing (Instruction to the boat- and paddletechnique) and also briefing (short territory informations) on the second day at 9:30am
  • Luggage transport at the third day
  • Tourkit with detailed tour description and card material (currently still in German)
  • Tranfer drive and luggage transport to the point of departure on the last day

not included..

  • …are more catering services, which aren’t listed
  • …are entrance fees.
  • …are the canoe- and passenger transportation which aren’t listed among services or named in the tour program.

tour price

Prices 2023 will be posted early november 2022

additional services

  • - EUR per person in a single bedroom from the 2. booked person
  • - EUR per person in a double bedroom from the 3. booked person
  • - EUR per dog (only a small contingent)
  • - EUR per person surcharge for a 1 person touring-kayak (for single bedroom inclusive)


  • The canoe/kayak tours are individual tours without any company. You’re getting a tourkit from us (see above “Services”). With this kit you are able to find your routes and get supplementary informations. If you have a GPS-tracker we’re sending you with the travel documents the tracking files for the day’s route, if wanted.
  • You can book the type of boat you want either a kayak or a canadian, while the online booking. For further informations please read our informations to the boat briefing What to expect from the water-hike-travel tours
  • For waterhiker with a dog, we have a small special contingent of bedrooms (look “additional services”). Please mention in the (online-) booking how much dogs you take with you. If the small contingent of bedrooms is fully utilized we’re not booking an “alternative without a dog”. Should this case happen we’re sending an email to you to informate you.
  • Vegetarian food: Please mention in the (online-) booking field “comments”, if you want to have vegetarian food and how much people want an vegetarian alternative.
  • Vegan food: In consultation with our involved small hotels we agreed not to offer vegan food because of the small request.
  • Allergy food:Please mention in the (online-) booking which special allergy food you need. We clarify your wishes with the particular kitchen in the hotel and take in the answer to your booking/booking confirmation clear refrences to your information.
  • Fish: Of course we have the freshwater fish as one of our regional products. If you don’t want fish, also for vegetarian food, please mention this in the field for comments.
  • Extra nights: At the beginning or the end of the journey we can book extra days. Please say us your travel date or the possible time frame and we’re sending a firm offer to you.Requests 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. But 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’re 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

Travel Registration

You can start your travel registration with the green button “BOOK NOW” 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.