Chris standing up holding his daughter Elva

Destination: Leer

Leer and Ostfriesland offer you many possibilities for a relaxed and interesting holiday.

Use the Hotel Hafenspeicher or the Hotel Frisia as a starting point for your daily voyages of discovery.


Popular activities

night watchman tour

Experience an evening walk with the night watchmen through the historic old town of Leer. Accompany them on their walk through Leer and immerse yourself in the history of the 19th century.

Ferry & boat trips

The Germania Schifffahrtsgesellschaft in Leer offers harbor tours and boat trips on the Leda, Ems and Dollart. We would like to point out that the offers depend on the season and the tides.

Meyer shipyard

If you would like to visit the Meyer shipyard, you can book directly with the Meyer shipyard in advance. Dates and current information can be found on the Papenburg Marketing GmbH website.

Paddle & Pedal

Discover East Friesland’s rivers, canals and lakes by canoe and bicycle “with paddle and pedal”. An experience for the whole family to enjoy nature. There are currently 19 stations on East Frisia’s waterways.

Worthwhile destinations


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Winschoten (NL)

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Groningen (NL)

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Tierpark Thule

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Leisure facility Surwold

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tourist information

Much more information and sights in Leer and East Friesland can be found at the tourist information.

You will find this very close to the Hotel Hafenspeicher, diagonally across from the leisure port in Leer.

Tourist info Leer
Ledastrasse 10
26789 Leer

Tel.: 0491 919696-70
Fax: 0491 919696-69