Visit: Charming nature, stunning culture

Abendstimmung am See in Brandenburg
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National Parks, nature parks, nature conservation areas and more lakes than in any other German state, widely untouched landscapes are waiting to be discovered by bike, boat, on horseback or hiking. More than 7,000 kilometres of newly built cycle paths lead you through idyllic landscapes while more than of 3,000 lakes and 30,000 kilometres of waterways and streams invite you to set your mind free and experience an unforgettable natural spectacle.

Also, Brandenburg is one of the most diverse cultural regions in Europe.

With its many castles and gardens, including the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Potsdam, Brandenburg’s culture extends far beyond the typical tourist attractions in Berlin Visitors from all over the world come to see the stunning Sanssouci palace in Potsdam, together with its beautiful gardens. Brandenburg has numerous historic castles, manor houses, parks and historic buildings, all of which represent its history. The Lusatian Sorbs, a national minority, have their own distinct language and culture, contributing to the variety of the region.

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Brandenburg's festive events
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Large-scale events like Potsdam's Night of the Palaces or rural church concerts? The Land of Brandenburg offers a wide range of events and leisure activities. Read more

Schloss Sanssouci
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Sightseeing highlights
Brandenburg, the Land surrounding the Federal Capital of Berlin, holds plenty of surprises and worthwhile experiences. Many of the Land's towns provide an interesting combination of culture and nature. Read more

Schlosshotel Fürstlich Drehna
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Hosts and accomodations
Whether hotel, bed & breakfast, holiday flat, holiday home, or dining facilities – Brandenburg offers the right kind of place for everybody. Of course all of our more than 250 accommodation facilities can be booked directly online. Read more