Fishing holidays in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern vary in style, but wherever you are between the Baltic Sea and the Lake District there's bound to be plenty of fish. Choose your spot along 26,000 km of rivers, 2,000 lakes and 1,900 km of Baltic Sea coastline with fishing holidays in Mecklenburg Vorpommern.
Search for a special catch
There is a huge variety of German fish species found within the lakes, rivers and seas of Mecklenburg Vorpommern. The fishing grounds of the Baltic Sea are alive with huge salmon, sea trout and magnificent cod. There are plenty of high-seas cutters and guides that will bring you closer to a record catch. Meanwhile, fishing enthusiasts can head to the piers, jetties and beaches to observe abundant schools of herring and countless thousands of garfish.
If you're focusing your fishing holiday in Mecklenburg Vorpommern on on the central Lake District you'll encounter almost 40 different German fish varieties such as large pike that grow to over 1.20 metres in length or the legendary vendance. Well-known carp fishing lakes intersperse with hidden river ways and secluded pools where you can find pike over a metre long and indigenous species like the local vendace. The widely branched network of inland waterways also provides unbeatable spots for enjoyable fishing. Over 37 species of fish populate the crystal-clear lakes and untouched rivers, including large pike that grow to over 1.20 metres in length. Some veritable rarities are also indigenous here, including the legendary vendance.
And the best of it is: Unlike in many other regions of Germany, fishing novices can acquire a tourist permit to head off on a fishing trip without first completing an examination.
So make sure to pack your rod, reel and bait the next time you come on holiday. Petri heil!