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Stairs at the Philippuskirche in summer, with visitors © Philipp Kirschner
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Water sports in and around Leipzig


Lake Schladitz with a Stand Up Paddler
© Fouad Vollmer Werbeagentur

By land or by sea. A wide range of activities are available at Schladitz Bay. Beach handball and beach soccer, kitesurfing and stand up paddling, and much more.

Being active at the lake. On and around the water.

Markkleeberg Canoe Park

Paddle boat festival in the Markkleeberg Canoe Park, Leipzig New Lake District, Lake Markkleeberg
© Kanupark Markkleeberg

Whether whitewater rafting, wave surfing or dragon boat trips. There is something for everyone at beautiful Lake Markkleeberg.



Stand-up paddling

Stand-up paddling
© Team Watersport

For those who like to be active and want to discover Leipzig in a different way.

The tour on Leipzig's waterways takes you past the Buntgarn factories, among other things.

On the waterways in Leipzig

Water, water sports, boats, paddling, Leipzig New Lake District
The Karl Heine Canal leads from the city centre of Leipzig to the west of Leipzig, past Leipzig's impressive industrial landmarks. © Philipp Kirschner


You will discover Leipzig in a completely different way on your journey through nature and industrial culture.

A boat tour for beginners but also longer tours are possible.