Schwielowsee Tourism

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Schwielowsee is a lake in the state of Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated to the south and west of the city of Potsdam. The villages of Caputh, Ferch and Geltow, on the banks of the lake, form the municipality of Schwielowsee. The lake is some 5.4 kilometres (3.4 mi) long, with a maximum width of 2.0 kilometres (1.2 mi) and a surface area is 7.86 square kilometres (3.03 sq mi). It lies at an elevation of 29.3 metres (96 ft) above sea level, and has a maximum depth of 9.1 metres (30 ft). The navigable River Havel flows through the eastern end of the lake, entering it at Caputh via a short channel from the Templiner See, and exiting to the north. The lake is also navigable to its south-western end at Ferch. Navigation is administered as part of the Untere Havel–Wasserstraße.


Is Schwielowsee in Germany on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. The nearest major city to Schwielowsee is Leipzig. Leipzig is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Leipzig Zoo, St. Thomas Church, St. Nicholas Church. Popular vacation packages of Schwielowsee are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Schwielowsee*

  • Pollution Statistics in Schwielowsee

    Know the pollution level of Schwielowsee before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 38.95 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.53 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.95 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.08 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.4 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 32.05 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 28.01 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.5 (Very Low)
  • Schwielowsee: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Schwielowsee for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Schwielowsee.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.24 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.43 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.67 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.87 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.91 (Low)
    • Attacks 39.13 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.44 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.89 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.7 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.08 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.61 (Moderate)
  • Living in Schwielowsee - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Schwielowsee is 171.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.08 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 83.35 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 41.32 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.27 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.92 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.71 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 113.72 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Schwielowsee

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Schwielowsee

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.46 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.68 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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