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Cruise from Wannsee to Potsdam

Cruise from Wannsee to Potsdam

Enjoy a trip from Wannsee in the south of Berlin to Potsdam and back! The trip starts directly at the Wannsee train station and takes you over numerous small lakes and past magnificent palaces and parks right into the old town of Potsdam. See masterpieces of Prussian architecture and hear interesting stories and details about the landscape and the palaces.


Duration: 3 hours

Landing stage: City train station Wannsee Google Maps >

Travel times: June to September - not every day

Language: German only

Price: Regular price  € 21,90

Children (6-13 years) 50% discount, infants (1-5 years) free


  • Wannsee

  • Peacock Island

  • Kladow

  • Glienicke Bridge

  • Babelsberg Castle

  • Cecilienhof Palace

  • Potsdam-City  

Check departure times * Book online * Cancel free of charge up to 24 hours in advance

For groups of 10 or more

Personal advice * Catering (coffee set and plate dishes) with table reservation

* alternative departure times and departure points * payment by invoice * Please let us know your wishes


Discover the picturesque scenery and rich history that the Berlin and Potsdam area has to offer on a relaxing 3-hour cruise. Starting at the famous Wannsee, this route takes you past idyllic towns such as Kladow and the dreamy Pfaueninsel, passes under the historic Glienicke Bridge, offers breathtaking views of Babelsberg Palace, visits the majestic Cecilienhof Palace and explores the historic city of Potsdam before returning to the starting point. Food and drinks are available on board the ship throughout the trip, so you can enjoy the view with all your senses.

The Wannsee, a synonym for relaxation and leisure, is the starting and ending point of this unforgettable boat trip. As one of the most famous and largest lakes in Berlin, the Wannsee is a popular destination that impresses with its villas on the shore and its historical significance.

The Peacock Island is a true jewel and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This small island enchants with its romantic landscaping, fairy tale castle and peacocks roaming freely. It is a must for nature and history lovers and offers a picturesque backdrop during your boat trip.

Cecilienhof Palace in Potsdam, famous for the Potsdam Conference of 1945, is another historical sight on your route. Built in the English country house style, the palace with its extensive gardens tells the story of important global political decisions and offers a deep insight into world history.

The cruise also takes you through the picturesque city of Potsdam, known for its historic palaces, beautiful gardens and as a place where history comes alive. The cruise in Potsdam offers spectacular views of the city and its architectural wonders, making Potsdam an unmissable part of this cruise route.

This cruise combines relaxing hours on the water with cultural and historical discoveries. It is the perfect opportunity to experience the beauty and stories that Potsdam and its surroundings have to offer from a new perspective. On board the ship you can indulge in culinary delicacies as you glide past some of the region's most important sights. Whether as a romantic gesture, as a cultural educational trip or simply as a relaxing break - this cruise promises unforgettable impressions and enjoyment for all the senses.

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