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Summer in Leipzig

Experience summery Leipzig

Rad fahren, Skaten, Eis essen, Jonglieren, Gitarre spielen, im Park spielen, Bier trinken, Chillen, Disko

The sun is out to stay, the sky over Leipzig is clear and bright and a cool beautiful green covers the many city parks. Summer has finally come to Leipzig!

Leipzig is beautiful in the summer. The many parks are ideal for relaxing barbecues and delicious Sunday picnics, and the hip boulevards are similar to a single large beer garden because Leipzig loves outdoor culture. When the sun is blazing, the best way to explore the city is on a waterway or by bicycle. After an exhausting day, the lakes of Leipzig are perfect for a refreshing dip. Experience Leipzig in summer and have an unforgettable time

Our Leipzig Summer Top 10

Leipzig Parks

Green, Greener, Leipzig!

There is no better place to enjoy the sun and the warm summer weather than in the greenery of Leipzig's many parks? A park in Leipzig is never far away, there is Johannapark, Clara-Zetkin-Park or the idyllic Rosental, where the scent of sun cream and grilled cheese abounds. Sun lovers, barbecue lovers and nature enthusiasts will all get their money's worth here. 

The most beautiful green spaces in Leipzig

We can grill here?!

As soon as the sun peeps out from behind the clouds, the smell of sausages, grilled cheese and all sorts of other treats fill the air. Now the question is: is that even allowed? We have good news - there is no grilling ban in Leipzig. That said, there are a few simple rules so that Leipzig's parks stay as beautiful and clean as they are right now. Barbecues are not allowed at Leipzig's lakes, with the exception of Lake Markkleeberg. 

Get up, get ready, go!

A city like Leipzig, where the paths are short and lead through beautiful green areas, it is well worth exploring by bicycle. Whether sightseeing in the city centre, exploring the floodplain forest of Leipzig or riding along the Karl-Heine-Canal - you can explore Leipzig wonderfully by bike. 

There are also plenty of bike paths in the Leipzig area that are perfect for discovering the region. 

Discover Leipzig by water

Tips for individual tours

Pick up a paddle and discover Leipzig from a new angle! There are five water routes where you can be your own captain. 


Guided tours!

A guided tour on the water is perfect for those who want to learn more about the water city of Leipzig. Accompanied by an experienced guide you can explore Leipzig's waterways and even alternate between paddling and pedalling. 


Ahoy, sailors! Your boat is waiting for you!

Leipzig tips for the summer holidays

Summer holidays!

It's summer holiday time. That means go out to the lake, go to the ice cream shop. Enjoy the sun. Sit on the KarLi and sip a cocktail. Bike around Clara Zetkin Park. Take a boat trip down the canal. Watch a movie at a summer cinema. Experience Leipzig. 

Leipzig is lovely in the summer and has all kinds of great summer tips ready.

Our Leipzig summer tips at a glance