Brandenburg an der Havel is a town in Brandenburg, Germany, which served as the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg until it was replaced by Berlin in 1417. With a population of 72,040, it is located on the banks of the River Havel. The town of Brandenburg provided the name for the medieval Bishopric of Brandenburg, the Margraviate of Brandenburg and the current state of Brandenburg. Today, it is a small town compared to nearby Berlin but was the original nucleus of the former realms of Br
Brandenburg an der Havel is an enticing town located on the River Havel, only around 50 km (31 miles) west of Berlin. The city is flanked by Westhavelland Nature Park, boasts palpable historic charm and beautiful architecture. Here is our top pick of sights and attractions in Brandenburg an der Havel.
The federal state of Brandenburg is situated in the 'blue' north of Germany, with 3,000 lakes and 6,700 kilometres of waterways within reach. Water sports fans can go canoeing, motor boating, sailing, water skiing and fishing, take romantic boat trips on the Potsdam and Brandenburg Havel Lakes, chug past meadows in a houseboat, sunbathe in secluded coves or simply hang out and watch the world go by.
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- 2016 ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships, Brandenburg an der Havel - GermanyYouTube
- Impressions Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany | Бранденбурге-на-Хафеле Германия.YouTube
- Daytrip to Brandenburg an der HavelYouTube
Schedule. Hotels. Brandenburg is a Havel River cruise port and city in Germany's Brandenburg state (Havelland district) with population around 70,000. As the town is on a navigable river, cruise ships through Brandenburg have the choice of 2 routes. The original route uses Brandenburg City Canal (length 4 km / 2,5 mi) through downtown.
The cheapest way to get from Germany to Brandenburg an der Havel costs only €5, and the quickest way takes just 1 hour. Find the travel option that best suits you.
BRANDENBURG, German province. The earliest Jewish community in the mark of Brandenburg was established in Stendal before 1267. In 1297, it received a liberal grant of privileges which served as the model for the other communities there.