Lakes for swimming

Lakes for swimming in Berlin

Berlin has many beautiful swimming lakes, which provide cooling on hot summer days: Berlin's most popular lakes and lidos.

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Wannsee
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Wannsee

Berlin and Brandenburg are criss-crossed by lakes, the most important of which is the Wannsee. Whether it is a boat tour, open-air swimming pool or water sports - there are numerous possibilities at Wannsee more

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Plötzensee

Plötzensee is located in the Berlin district of Wedding near the Rehberge public park. The open-air swimming pool belonging to it offers numerous leisure activities. more

Schlachtensee
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Schlachtensee

The Schlachtensee is a popular bathing lake with boat rental and beer garden restaurant. more

Ein Mann schwimmt im See
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Ziegeleisee

The Ziegeleisee in Reinickendorf is not the largest, but it shines with cleanliness and bathing quality. more

Krumme Lanke
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Krumme Lanke

The Krumme Lanke is a bathing lake in Zehlendorf in the middle of Grunewald. Walkers, fishermen and bathers use it as a leisure area. more

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Teufelssee

The Teufelssee is located in the middle of the beautiful Grunewald forest in the district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf. more

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Orankesee

Lake Orankesee, located in the Lichtenberg district, is in the middle of a villa district. The associated lido offers various leisure activities. more

Baden
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Groß Glienicker Lake

The Groß Glienicker See is located in the southwest of Berlin and forms part of the border between Berlin and Brandenburg. It offers two bathing places on the Berlin shore. more

Halensee
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Halensee

With its size of 5.7 hectares, Halensee in Grunewald is one of the natural lakes in the small Grunewald lake chain. more

Müggelsee
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Müggelsee

The Müggelsee in the district Treptow-Köpenick is the largest of the Berlin lakes. It has an area of 7.4 square kilometres. more

Sommer in Berlin
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Flughafensee (Airport lake)

The airport lake north of Tegel Airport in the Reinickendorf district is Berlin's deepest lake at up to 34.3 metres. more

Sonnenwetter
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Dämeritzsee

One part of the Dämeritzsee lies in the south of Berlin, the other part in Brandenburg. It is suitable for swimming, fishing and shipping. more

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Insider Tips

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River Cruises & Boat Trips

River cruises and boat trips in Berlin on Spree river, on Landwehr canal or over the Wannsee. Get your tickets here. more