Welcome to the Ottonian City of Magdeburg and the region of Elbe-Börde-Heide!

Magdeburg will surprise you … as the city of the Holy Roman Emperor Otto the Great with a history of worldwide importance, a unique variety of architecture from Romanesque to Hundertwasser styles, active outdoor adventures on and alongside the River Elbe as well as an exciting range of cultural and leisure activities.

The fertile Magdeburg Börde region with its vibrant traditions, the blue ribbon of the River Elbe with a unique Elbe meadows landscape and relaxing woodlands such as the Colbitz-Letzlinger Heide heath region invite you to go on a voyage of discovery.

Whether you are hiking on the trails of the “Romanesque Route” or cycling along the most popular cycle path in Germany along the banks of the Elbe, there is something for everyone in the Magdeburg region. We look forward to your visit!