Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to subnavigation Skip to search

All other countries:
International extranets in German

All other countries:
International press centers in German and English
Want to know more about Germany?
Dip into our inspiring E-book and get your first impressions about the sheer diversity of Germany as a travel destination. The E-book is available in 26 different languages. Click here

Further information:
You can find more information about Germany on our website at:, or on our local websites.


A lively town on the Kiel Firth

Kiel Week regatta, copyright LH Stadt Kiel
A university town, naval base, important harbour and Germany's largest passenger port, Kiel offers the perfect blend of maritime lifestyle, urban charm, culture and history. It is also one of the most popular places to shop in the Baltic region. At the heart of the town, Kiel Firth and its beaches provide the venue for the spectacular Kiel Week regatta, the famous annual sailing event and public festival.
Top of page

Places of interest

Kiel Harbour, copyright LH Stadt Kiel
From the 67-metre-high tower of the town hall in the centre of Kiel, you can enjoy views of the firth and the town, including the Hindenburgufer promenade, ministerial buildings, Kiel Institute for World Economics and the marina, as well as the Hörn bridge, a miracle of technology right in the town centre. Or simply stand by the harbourside and soak up the nautical atmosphere.
Top of page


Kiel Maritime Museum, copyright LH Stadt Kiel
The Maritime Museum documents Kiel's maritime history, while the Warleberger Hof municipal museum focuses on themes relating to the town and its cultural history. During Kiel's Museum Night the museums and galleries in the town centre stay open until late into the evening, offering a programme of cultural events.
Top of page

Map of Germany

Map showing all of Germany's TOP travel destinations...
Click here!

Hotels in Kiel

Detailed search »

Search in surrounding area

Search for the following tips:

Health Resorts & Spas