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Water touring in the Leipziger Neuseenland (Leipzig New Lake District)

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The replacement construction of the bridge over the Kleine Luppe is carried out on behalf of the Traffic and Civil Engineering Office of the City of Leipzig.

The currently existing bridge structure "Plagwitzer Brücke" will be completely demolished from September 2017 to November 2018 and rebuilt as a single-span, composite frame structure on bored pile foundations.

Water touring course

Water touring in Leipzig © Christian Hüller Fotografie

Discover the family-friendly water hiking trails in Leipzig and the Leipziger Neuseenland.

Important information

Canoeing © Fotolia © Alexander Rochau

Notes, information on usage rules, water levels and other important information

Tour packages

Water City Leipzig © Heike König

Explore near-natural rivers in and around Leipzig with experienced tour guides at your side.

Waterway network

Lake Störmthal © LMBV

The Tourist Waterway Network links the new lakes with Leipzig's rivers and canals.


Lake Markkleeberg © Fouad Vollmer Werbeagentur

Here you will learn all kinds of interesting facts about the planning status of waterways, current implementations and more.


Stadthafen © Andreas Schmidt

Contact persons and important addresses around the topics of water hiking/waterway network can be found here.

Use of motorboats

Motor boat passengers on Leipzig's waterways, excursion, boat trip
Motorboat trip through Leipzig ©SC DHfK Leipzig e.V.

Information and contact points for motorboat use can be found here.