Slow down, it's time forThe contemplative port city of Kappeln
Harbour city of Kappeln
The Maritime centre of the Schlei and Baltic Sea region
If you're looking for a pristine maritime atmosphere in an urban setting, Kappeln is the perfect choice to spend your holidays. As soon as you cross the flap bridge into the town centre, you can enjoy the view of the worldwide unique 15th century fish weir. The city celebrates its annual Heringstage (Herring Days) on Ascension Day weekend.
Feel the romance on a walk at the Museum Harbour and the harbour line. Snug pubs and excellent restaurants offer regional delicacies here.
The Amanda Mill in Kappeln is another romantic place: civil marriages can be arranged in the wedding chamber next to the tourist information. In addition, the mill's gallery offers a wonderful panoramic view across this Schlei town.
If you want to immerse yourself into the region, take a relaxing ride on the Angelner steam train from Kappeln to Süderbrarup along the Schlei villages. Holidaymakers not only enjoy the town of Kappeln but also the long beach of the Weidefelder Strand at the Baltic Sea where you can go swimming, sunbathing, sailing and surfing.
Shipping and beach experiences
Schlei shipping and beach of Weidefeld
Not only city lovers but also beach lovers will enjoy Kappeln, because there is the spacious beach of Weidefeld at the baltic sea, where you can swim, enjoy a sun bath, a sailing tour or surfing.
By the way: you can enjoy a view of Kappeln from the sea as well. Many boat trips start from the centrally located Kappeln harbour and take you along for a nice tour along the Schlei villages, either leading to Schleswig or the Baltic Sea crossing the Lotseninsel (pilot's island) and Schleimünde.
Concrete Tips for your holiday
How to spend a day, a weekend or a week in Kappeln
Historic tours in the harbour city of Kappeln
Walking in the footsteps of history
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Tourist information centre of Kappeln
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