5 Best Places to Visit in Kiel

The capital of Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel is a maritime city in the 17-kilometer Kiel Fjord. 5 Best Places to Visit in Kiel are given below.

1. Kiel Week

The world’s biggest sailing event kicks off during the last week of June, bringing millions of visitors and some 4,000 ships to the city from across Germany and abroad.

2. Kiellinie

On the west bank of the Kiel Fjord is a waterfront promenade beginning in the north at the naval base.

3. German Submarine U-995

On a beach on the eastern tip of the fjord at Laboe is a wartime U-boat that has been turned into a technical museum.

4. Marine-Ehrenmal Laboe (Naval Memorial)


You can easily spot this landmark several kilometers away at the Kiellinie.

5. Schifffahrtsmuseum Kiel

Right on the water, the city’s Gothic Revival fish auction house was repurposed as a maritime museum in 1978.