If you don’t feel like cycling, stay aboard the ship!
Whether it is spring or autumn – discover Berlin by Boat & Bike. The rivers Spree and Havel, the Teltow Canal and numerous lakes offer the perfect setting for a round trip through Berlin and Potsdam on your floating hotel and an exciting way of getting to know the German capital from a different perspective. There are countless attractions on this journey, such as Potsdam’s historical city centre, Sanssauci Palace, Köpenick Palace and the beautiful town hall, Berlin’s museum island and the cathedral. This Boat & Bike tour in Berlin is easy to cycle. Here you can find details about your boat, the MS Marylou.
Day 1 Arrival Berlin-Spandau, boat to Potsdam
Embarkation until 5 pm, then your boat will sail across the river Havel and numerous lakes to the former residence of Prussian kings and the German Kaiser.
Day 2 Potsdam-Köpenik, approx. 17 km
First you will have the opportunity to explore Potsdam, with its Dutch Quarter and the UNSECO world heritage site Sanssauci Palace. Then your boat will sail along the Teltow Canal to Köpenick.
Day 3 Köpenick - Berlin-Mitte, approx. 15-20 km
Via the river Spree you will reach Alt-Berlin (Old Berlin), there are various different routes you can take. Explore the city between the famous Friedrichstraße and Alexanderplatz.
Day 4 Berlin-Mitte - Spandau
Your boat will take you back to Spandau, disembarkation until 9 am and departure.
Here are the details on MS Marylou.
Included in your package "Berlin by Boat and Bike":
We offer comfortable unisex-bikes with 7-speed gearboxes and coaster brakes, equipped with a bike bag and a bike lock. We also offer e-bikes if desired.
Travel time 2021:
All prices per person in double cabin with bunk beds.
Parking in Berlin-Spandau:
Unattended car park near the quai, approx. EUR 20 for 4 days.
Arrival by train:
Berlin-Spandau train station, approx. 500 m away from the quai.
Arrival by plane:
Airport Berlin-Tegel, bus X9 to Jakob-Kaiser-Platz, change,
U7 to Rathaus Spandau, approx. 200 m away from the quai.
Perfectly looked after:
During your tour, we are available between 8 am and 8 pm, 7 days a week. We are happy to help with any kind of problems you might be having. You will find this emergency number in your travel documents.
As is the case with all boat trips, changes in travel itineraries due to the weather, the rivers’ water levels or technical issues can be undertaken at any time.