The crystal clear lakes and rivers are ideal for boating, water-sports, birdwatchers and fishermen.
The magnificent lakeside castles at Schwerin, Rheinsberg, Furstenberg, Mecklenburg and Neuztrelitz punctuate the landscape and provide a glimpse into the aristocratic lifestyles of bygone eras.
Hire dinghies, kayaks and canoes on Lake Muritz or simply dive in for a cooling swim! Alternatively, just sit back and admire the scenery from your sundeck.
From our bases in this region, explore the quirky Dutch Quarter and enjoy open-air summer concerts in the beautiful Sanssouci castle. Why not head over to Berlin for a fantastic, unique city break? See the iconic Brandenberg Gate, but also the futuristic architecture and lively, pavement cafes.
Alternatively, cruise to the east to discover the open waters of the Spreewald, a vast, protected nature reserve lined with pretty villages and pine forests. Medieval timber-framed villages border the waterways - visit their traditional smoke-houses for a taste of the catch of the day!
Locaboat have 12 different self-drive boats for you to choose from.
Nicols have 8 different self-drive boats for you to choose from.
Le Boat have 22 different self-drive boats for you to choose from.
France Passion Plaisance have 4 different self-drive boats for you to choose from.