Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a city with a rich history and a diverse cultural offering. The city offers a mix of medieval brick Gothic and modern architecture, which is reflected in its various sights. One of the most famous sights is the market square with the Greifswald
town hall and the medieval Hanseatic citizen houses. Here you can experience the architectural historical significance of the city up close. The three Gothic brick churches are also visible from afar and shape the cityscape. The University of Greifswald
is an important part of the city and shapes the old town with its main campus and various institute buildings. The Botanical Garden and Arboretum of the University is one of the oldest botanical gardens in Germany and a popular destination for tourists. For animal lovers, the Greifswald
Zoo offers native and foreign animal species as well as an adventure playground. Nature reserves such as the Eldena forest area and the Ryck river, which flows through the city, also invite you to explore.
, numerous international festivals and annual events take place, including the Gaffelrigg fishing festival, the Nordic cultural festival, and the Greifswald
Bach Week. Sporting events such as sailing and rowing competitions as well as charity runs are also held. There are also various monuments and plaques that commemorate historical events and personalities.
If you are traveling to Greifswald
, you should definitely stay at Hotel Maria
. The family-run hotel
offers comfortable rooms in a quiet location, just 500 meters from a beach on the Baltic Sea coast. WiFi is available free of charge in all areas. The rooms are comfortably furnished and offer everything you need for a pleasant stay.
is a city with lots of charm and history that is worth discovering. Whether you are interested in culture, nature or sports - everyone will find something suitable here.
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.