Swimming pools

Water sports all year round

Indoor swimming pool Wittenberg

Year-round swimming fun is available at the Wittenberg indoor swimming pool. With a 25-meter pool, a children's water playground and a learning pool, there is water fun here for young and old. In addition, a steam sauna with a starry sky, a bio sauna, an open-air infusion sauna and a Finnish sauna provide pure relaxation.

For more information, visit the Bäder & Freizeit GmbH website.

Opening hours:
Early swim: Tue, Thu and Fri 6 - 8 a.m.
Tue: 1 - 5 p.m., 7 - 9 p.m.
Wed: 6 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fri: 1 - 10 p.m. (warm bathing day)
Sat: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sun: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Extended opening hours apply during vacations.

Heide Spa Bad Düben

Heide Spa Bad Düben is located about 38 km from Lutherstadt Wittenberg. Immerse yourself in the bathing landscape with 32 °C warm water. The indoor and outdoor areas with 25-meter swimming pools, whirlpools, separate toddler pools, bubble loungers and current channel let guests big and small get their money's worth.
Feel-good warmth can also be found in the sauna world. Warm yourself by the fireplace in the earth sauna and enjoy the hourly infusions in the log cabin or the Finnish sauna. The bio sauna with milder temperatures or the steam sauna with aromatic scents are also available.
You can pamper yourself in the wellness and beauty area, and get active in the VitalCenter. The wellness and experience areas are connected to the 4-star superior hotel via a bathrobe corridor. Various restaurants and bars will spoil you with regional specialties.

For up-to-date information on prices and opening hours, please visit the Heide Spa website.

Fläming Spa Luckenwalde

Escape from everyday life and the hustle and bustle only about 60 km from the center of Wittenberg! Whether alone, as a couple or with the whole family. The Fläming-Therme Luckenwalde has something to offer for everyone. Discover the element water in exciting variations and look forward to eventful bathing and sauna areas. A sports pool with eight lanes is available as well as a leisure pool with adventure pool and turbo slides or a toddlers' pool with great attractions for touching, climbing, sliding and splashing. Relaxation is promised by the sauna area with five different saunas, an open fireplace and a cozy rest house, as well as the wellness area with massages and wellness packages.

All further information on arrival, opening hours and prices can be found on the website of the Fläming-Therme.

Outdoor swimming pools

Abkühlung an heißen Tagen

Outdoor pool Piesteritz

For the ideal refreshment on hot summer days, a visit to the outdoor pool Piesteritz is worthwhile. In the main pool a huge bathing fun with a wide slide, water mushroom, waterfall as well as a parent-child area with a sunshade above the baby pool is waiting for you. For all jumping enthusiasts, there is a 5m tower at a separate pool.

Entrance fees:
Day ticket adult: 4,50 EUR, 2 hours before closing: 2,70 EUR
Day ticket children, pupils, students, unemployed, severely disabled (with valid ID): 3,00 EUR, 2 hrs. before closing: 1,80 EUR

Outdoor pool Cobbelsdorf

With beautiful outdoor facilities, sunbathing areas as well as play and sports areas, the Cobbelsdorf outdoor pool is a particularly attractive destination about 20 minutes away by car. Loungers as well as small sports equipment are available for rent on site. Events at the Cobbelsdorf outdoor pool, such as the Neptune Festival or night swimming with underwater lighting, are particularly recommended.

Opening hours:
On Tuesdays the outdoor pool Cobbelsdorf is closed.
Wednesday to Monday: 13.00 h - 19.00 h

Outdoor pool Serno

Enjoy your family day at the outdoor pool in Serno, also about 20 minutes by car from Wittenberg. In addition to the pool, there are sunny sunbathing lawns, table tennis tables as well as a children's playground. Relax in the sun while the kids have unforgettable water fun. You can find refreshment at the resident snack bar.

Opening hours:
Mondays the outdoor pool Serno is closed.
Tuesday to Sunday: 13.00 to 19.00 o'clock

Bathing lakes

Cool wet in the middle of nature

Lake Bergwitz

Lake Bergwitz, which is only 12 km away, is an ideal destination for the whole family. The clean water invites you for swimming, bathing and various water sports. So how about sailing, surfing, diving, fishing or stand-up paddling? In addition to activities on the water, volleyball courts, ping pong tables, and a bike and pedal car rental service for children offer a variety of activities.

The Lusatian Pond

Just under 30 km away is the Great Lausiger Pond. Splashing and bathing in the lake is very important here and provides the ideal cooling on hot summer days. A small lounge area at the volleyball court of the campsite invites you to linger. The lake as well as nearby waters are suitable not only for swimming but also for relaxed fishing. At the adjacent campsite there is a bicycle rental to explore the Elbe cycle path running directly past on two wheels.

Flämingbad Coswig

in the middle of the forests of the Fläming and about 17 km away lies the idyllic natural bath "Flämingbad". The surrounding landscape as well as the high water quality make the Flämingbad particularly attractive. Safety in and around the water is guaranteed, as the DLRG always provides water supervision and rescue services at the lake. In addition, swimming courses are offered by the DLRG if required. Those who prefer to stay on land have the possibility to rent different play and leisure equipment on site. The local kiosk has a little refreshment ready for you.

Opening hours:
May 15 - September 15 daily 2 - 8 p.m.
During the summer vacations of the state of Saxony-Anhalt already open from 10 a.m.

Badestrand mit Pegelturm am Goitzschesee
©A. Freudenreich

Goitzsche lake region

The 1,332-hectare lake is a popular destination for water sports enthusiasts and is about 50 km from Wittenberg. With a bathing beach and a modern wakeboard facility, there is boundless water fun here.   With an additional boat and bike rental, restaurants and playgrounds, big and small water rats get their money's worth at the Great Goitzschee.

Our tip: Discover the region from the water. With relaxed excursions on the MS Reudnitz or MS Vineta, worthwhile round trips are offered.

Water sports

Active on the water

Water sports at the Bergwitzsee

Only 12 km away from Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Lake Bergwitz offers a great getaway for water sports enthusiasts of all kinds. Canoes, kayaks and rowing boats can be rented at the local Bergwitzsee Resort to explore the lake in a sporty way. For children there is a special highlight with the pedal cars. If you want to explore the lake from a different perspective, you can grab your diving equipment and experience the former open pit mine during a dive.

Blick über den Gremminer See auf das MELT Festival
©Ferropolis GmbH

Gremminer Lake / Ferropolis

Water sports enthusiasts are also welcome at Gremminer See, right by the city of iron and about 30 km from Wittenberg.

In addition to posted swimming spots along the shore, there is also the opportunity to go diving and take a closer look at the relics of open pit mining and, unfortunately, some festivals.

Lake Gröbern

The Gröbern lake with the lake and forest resort is located about 35 km from Lutherstadt Wittenberg and offers numerous opportunities to be active on the water. Canoes, kayaks and rowboats can be rented at the beach area of the resort. Stand up paddles and pedal boats are also available. In addition, small and large rafts can also be rented, some even with their own toilet and barbecue facilities. In addition, you also have the opportunity to fish on the Gröbern Lake.

Wakeboarder im Wakepark Goitzsche
Wakeboarder auf dem Goitzschesee ©A. Freudenreich

Lake Amber/Goitzsche

Water sports are very important at the Goitzsche. About 50 km from Wittenberg is the lake with numerous offers for large and small athletes. A special highlight of the lake region is the wakeboard facility, where eleven obstacles await daredevil wakeboarders and water skiers. In addition, stand up paddles, pedal boats and party boats can be rented. Those who want to explore the lake in a completely different way can do so on a dive. In addition to numerous species of fish, there is also a shipwreck and a sunken caravan underwater. Surfers and kiters also feel at home at the Goitzsche, because here you can find a good spot from any wind direction.

Fishing in the region

In the Tourist Information Lutherstadt Wittenberg at Schlossplatz 2 you can purchase a fishing license during opening hours, which allows you to fish in selected waters in the district of Wittenberg. The fishing license does not entitle you to fish in the Elbe River.

Day ticket: 15,00 €
Weekly ticket: 35,00 €

You can find the map of waters of the Kreisangelverein Wittenberg e.V. here.

Dive centre

The diving center for the waters around Lutherstadt Wittenberg is located on the premises of the lake and forest resort Gröbern, Alte Chausseestraße 1, 06774 Muldestausee. Here you can get all the information about entry points and designated lakes for diving.