Activities in Rostock
Ships and merchants' houses convey the typical Hanseatic coastal flair and maritime lifestyle in Rostock and Warnemünde. As a family with children, young or active couples, experience peace and relaxation as well as action and adventure. Collect authentic experiences and discover the liveable Hanseatic and University City of Rostock with all your senses. Explore Rostock with its four seaside resorts on an exciting guided tour of the city over wood and stone, a romantic evening walk in the salty Baltic Sea air or with culinary delicacies from the region.
The tower of St. Petri on the high bank of the Warnow River is 117m high and for hundreds of years it was a landmark for seamen and fishermen. Today, an elevator (suitable for wheelchairs as well) leads to the viewing platform, which is 44m high. The Gothic spire was destroyed during the Second World War and reconstructed in 1994.
Opening times: May to September - 10am-6pm daily, October to April - 10am-4pm daily
Elevator ride to the viewing platform: €3; €2.50 per person for groups of 10 or more