Waren which is situated on theMüritz provides you with the ideal conditions for unforgettable experiences in the fascinating natural landscape of Germany. Furthermore, the town with its 20,000 inhabitants, will also entertain you with some of its cultural highlights.
Waren lies 30 kilometres from the federal motorway 19. When you exit the motorway, you can head for the town via the federal motorways 192 and 108. Given that Waren is a stopping place for the ICE-Route Rostock-Berlin-Munich, the town on the Müritz can also be easily reached by train.
As one of the lakes forming part of theMecklenburg Lake District, Müritz is vast. With a surface area of 112 square metres, it is classed as the largest lake in Germany. Waren is a genuine Eldorado for water sport enthusiasts. Whether that is a sail boat, kayak or rowing- the Müritz will offer you the best conditions for every type of water sport. In the summer months, you can use the pleasantly warm lake for copious swimming.
If you want to do something good for your health, you should pay a visit to the Heilbad Waren “health spa in Waren”. The Warener thermal salt water that is used here, is obtained with the aid of a geothermal facility from a depth of over 15,000 metres. The Warener thermal salt water is natural curative water that is used for the alleviation of skin complaints or respiratory problems.
The Müritzeum, comprises a nature adventure centre of international caliber. Alongside the largest fresh water aquarium for native fish in Germany, the Müritzeum will also give an opportunity to marvel at a multimedia exhibition about the beauties and characteristics of the Müritz region.
The town lays claim to several buildings and monuments of historical importance. The Georgenkirche ranks as the most important amongst them, which was built at the start of the 14th Century. The church which is built from brick, comprises a basilica with three naveswhose beautiful altar will inspire you above all things.
If you want typically regional dishes, you are recommended to go and visit the restaurant "Alt Waren".
The restaurant is located in the old town and it offers you traditional Mecklenburg cuisine for moderate prices. Whether that is soused herring, fried herring or codfish, the "Alt Waren", will leavenothing to be desired particularly when it comes to fish dishes.