Herzlich Willkommen in der Urlaubsregion Wendland.Elbe! Aktuelle Informationen zu Corona-Themen im Wendland findest Du hier. Bleib gesund und bis bald!

*Welcome to the Wendland.Elbe region! Please check out the current Covid-19 guidelines for the Wendland here (in German)*.

Suchergebnisse für: Gartow

Boat Rental Gartow

If a round of swimming in the Gartow lake is not enough for you and you prefer to float over the lake, you can rent different pedal and electric boats at the boat rental. Afterwards the beer garden “Bootsterrasse am Gartower See” invites you to a cool drink and a small or large snack.

Gartow Tourist Information

Touristinformation im Rathaus Gartow Springstr. 14 29471 Gartow Tel: +49 (0)5846/333 Email: touristinfo@gartow.de  

Gartow Canoe Station

Why not try a new perspective? Trade your pedals in for paddles and get moving on the Elbe river. Let yourself float along with the current like Tom Sawyer and enjoy the best seats on the water below soaring white-tailed eagles. The Canoe Station not only rents canoes, but also brings your bicycle to the…

Gartow City Tour

This tour, which takes about two hours, features the impressive baroque Bernstroff castle, among other sights. In St. George’s Church, also built in the baroque style, you can listen to the inimitable tones of the Hagelstein organ of 1740. And on the main street you will walk in the footsteps of Karl May.

Lake Gartow

How about taking a stroll or a ride in a pedal boat, or sailing, fishing, or birdwatching? Lake Gartow is the right place for you. Take in the natural vibe of the environment as you search for traces of beavers. And we’re also prepared to help you out if your stomach starts to growl while…


The river Elbe shapes the natural landscape of the Wendland and creates wonderful experiences at and in the water. However, if you would like to cross the Elbe without getting wet, 4 ferries will bring you safely to the other bank - some of them also your car and/or bike. Ferry Neu Darchau-Darchau (bike &…

Beaver nature trail

You will find yourself on the tracks of the beavers  on the approximately 2.6 km long beaver nature trail around the Gartow Castle. Their tracks are visible everywhere and with a bit of luck you might even get to see some beavers. Apart from that, the trail provides exciting information about the beaver and its…

Game reserve with wolf nature trail

The game preserve near Gartow is home to a variety of red deer, fallow deer and wild boars. Idyllically situated in the forest near the forester’s lodge Falkenmoor, this classic getaway invites you to watch and feed these friendly animals at close range. There is also a nesting box exhibition and the wolf nature trail…

Indoor and outdoor swimming pools

Whether the sun shines or the rain falls from the sky. Slip into your bathing clothes and jump into the cool water in the indoor and outdoor pools. Step on the gas on the water slides, show what you can do on the 3-metre diving board or enjoy the days on the sunbathing lawns. Here…

Stand Up Paddling

Get on the SUP board and head for Lake Gartow. In the months of May to September you can burn off energy on the SUP board. If you are a complete beginner, just take a SUP course. Are you an advanced practitioner? Then just rent a SUP board and paddle off!