Boating holidays in a unique cultural landscape

The Havel River is sprinkled with magnificent castles and gardens, historic town centres, clusters of reeds along the banks and shores, wide lakes and romantic rivers. Enjoy a fascinating combination of boating, culture and urban holidays from a different vantage on the Potsdam and Brandenburg Havel Lakes.


Artistic interventions at Caputh Palace, exhibition by contemporary artists marking the 20th anniversary of the palace's restoration from 5 May – 31 October.

Autumn walk

Enjoy the autumn colours on a walk along the shores of the Havel River with red, yellow and orange leaves rustling overhead and underfoot.


We celebrate 200 years of Fontane, the author who raved about our region in his 'Walks through the Mark Brandenburg'...

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'Feuer und Flamme' Action Day

On 26. october there are 8 itineraries guiding you through the region's museums at the 'Feuer und Flamme' event. Admission is free. Many cultural activities are also on the schedule.

'Turmfest' at Götzer Berge

Inaugurated in 2012, the observation tower on the Götzer Berg mountain has become extremely popular. The 2nd Tower Festival will be celebrated in grand style on 20 October.

Theater Jedermann (Everyman)

Theatre show in Potsdam's Church of St Nicholas (Nikolaikirche) with great actors, organ music and a fantastic video performance.