Lake Grillensee (©Hüller Fotografie)

Lake Grillensee (©Hüller Fotografie)

Lake Störmthal (©Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig/S. Hoyer)

Lake Störmthal (©Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig/S. Hoyer)

Schladitz Bay (©S. Flad)

Schladitz Bay (©S. Flad)

Lake Albrechtshain (©Hüller Fotografie)

Pier 1 at Lake Cospuden (©Hüller Photography)

Panorama Lake Moritz (©Hüller Fotografie)

Lake Markkleeberg (©LTM/D. Kuhnert)

Peninsula Lake Kulkwitz (©TVLN)

Kahnsdorf Lagoon (©Hüller Fotografie)

Lake Großstolpen (©Hüller Fotografie)

Bathing lakes

If beaches and relaxation are what you are after, the bathing lakes in the Leipzig region are the place for you. More than 20 larger-sized lakes — now that sounds like a holiday.

Each of the lakes has developed its own character, offering a unique experience. However, all the bathing lakes do have one thing in common: you can swim without hesitation in all of them, as the water is of outstanding quality.

No matter whether you want an active watersports holiday or a laid-back swimming trip with family and friends, you will find the perfect lake for you.