Discover Germany in a sporty way with Urban Sports Club!
Are you looking to explore new places, stay active, and relax this summer? We’re here to help you make the most of your Urban Sports Club membership and create a truly special vacation experience in Germany, including taking advantage of the 49-Euro Ticket.
In this blog article, we’ve curated a selection of Germany’s most extraordinary destinations, ensuring your summer is an unforgettable adventure. Soak up the diversity and get ready for loads of fun!
Dive into the water sports paradise of the Baltic Sea, where (wind)surfing, stand-up paddling, and more await
The Baltic Sea entices with its sandy banks and gentle winds, providing optimal conditions for beginners to try their hand at surfing. With your Urban Sports Club membership and the 49-Euro Ticket, you can fully embrace the wonders of Warnemünde and its myriad of possibilities. Whether you’re brave enough to ride the waves, prefer to practice yoga, or simply want to bask in the sun on the beach, Warnemünde has something for everyone.
Located right on the beach in Warnemünde, the Supremesurf Beachhouse is a haven for improving your surfing skills in windsurfing, stand-up paddling, and wave riding. Regardless of whether you’re a beginner or an experienced surfer, the Beachhouse offers the perfect environment to conquer the waves. After an exhilarating surf session, take a moment to relax and savor the breathtaking view, perhaps accompanied by a refreshing ice cream. You can even try out HW-Shapes Surfzelt for some surfboarding or skimboarding excitement.
In addition to surfing, Warnemünde offers a wealth of other activities to explore. How about a delightful pedal boat excursion at the Bootsterassen Warnemünde or a rejuvenating yoga session at Yogabati in der Südstad? For climbing enthusiasts, Felshelden, a bouldering hall in Warnemünde with its own children’s climbing wall, awaits your adventurous spirit.
But it’s not all about sports activities; relaxation and rejuvenation are also part of the equation. Treat yourself to the soothing atmosphere of the SalzOase Rostock, where you can indulge in a revitalizing salt cave session or unwind on a tranquil JadeVital massage bed.
If your inclinations draw you to Usedom rather than Rostock, we highly recommend a visit to the Ostseetherme-Usedom.
Wellness getaway in the Black Forest: Relaxation and nature’s delight
The Black Forest is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, lush green forests, and serene atmosphere. With the 49-Euro Ticket, you have the opportunity to travel to Stuttgart or Karlsruhe and fully immerse yourself in the beauty of the Black Forest before indulging in rejuvenating wellness retreats.
Begin your journey in Stuttgart at seezeit, where you can experience stand-up paddling and canoeing on the stunning surrounding waters. Dive into the idyllic nature and savor the tranquility of the water.
If you’re seeking wellness and relaxation, the Oskar Frech SeeBad offers more than just an ordinary swimming pool. Here, you’ll find modern indoor pool facilities, the enchanting Ziegeleisee, and a serene sauna garden. Whether you’re visiting with family or looking for some solo time, this water and leisure landscape caters to everyone’s needs.
At DAS LEUZE and SoleBad Cannstatt, you can unwind in the soothing saline water and revel in its therapeutic properties. Another highlight is the Mineralbad Berg, renowned for its rejuvenating atmosphere, providing the perfect opportunity to unwind completely.
If you wish to combine your wellness retreat with physical activities, GolfKultur Stuttgart is the perfect choice. Improve your golfing skills on the driving range while soaking in the relaxed atmosphere.
Discover the captivating landscape of Saxon Switzerland
Immerse yourself in the picturesque landscape of Saxon Switzerland and explore the awe-inspiring natural paradise just a stone’s throw away from Dresden. After exploring the region, you can engage in active pursuits or simply unwind in the vibrant city of Dresden.
Here, you’ll find fantastic opportunities to revitalize your body and mind. Experience pure relaxation at the LivingWell Health Club. Take a dip in the heated outdoor whirlpool, indulge in the saunas and steam bath, or go for a swim in the pool.
If you prefer soaking up the sun and refreshing yourself in the water, the Freibad im Georg-Arnhold-Bad is an excellent choice. Here, you can swim under the open sky and bask in the warm rays of the sun.
For all the bouldering enthusiasts out there, Boulderdrome Radebeul is an absolute must-visit. Challenge your climbing skills on various bouldering walls and push your limits.
And if you’re looking for a unique fitness studio, John Reed Dresden is the perfect fit for you. Here, you’ll find state-of-the-art fitness equipment and an extraordinary atmosphere with an urban flair, complemented by regular live events.
Experience the harbor vibe and relaxation in Hamburg
Hamburg is popular for a reason: its maritime charm, impressive architecture, and more await you in this vibrant harbor city. Explore the iconic Elbphilharmonie, take a leisurely stroll through the historic Speicherstadt, and immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere along the Elbe River. With Urban Sports Club, you can discover the city from a whole new perspective.
How about a mini getaway to Bali? With your membership, visit Vabali Spa Hamburg for a blissful retreat. Located just 4 kilometers from the city, this wellness oasis spans over 36,000 square meters, whisking you away to a Far Eastern realm of relaxation. With authentic Balinese decor and a variety of saunas and steam baths, Vabali Spa Hamburg offers a holistic relaxation experience.
If you’re seeking more excitement, pay a visit to the exceptional urban apes in St. Pauli. What sets it apart? Thanks to its robust bunker structure, urban apes is the only bouldering hall in Germany where you can climb on completely freestanding boulders.
If you’d like to try out fitness trends, we recommend Rocycle Hamburg Hoheluft. Here, you can truly challenge yourself during indoor cycling workouts while enjoying an authentic club atmosphere. Or how about trying archery at Pa-Kua am Grindel?
For a blend of training and culture, make sure to visit Bäderland Kaifu-Bad in Hamburg. This swimming pool, over a century old, is one of the city’s oldest and most beautiful. With its preserved original masonry, it offers a captivating setting for your aquatic pursuits.
Water sports enthusiasts will find SUP Legion the perfect destination. Dive into the world of stand-up paddling and explore the waters surrounding Hamburg.
Hidden gems in Berlin: Unconventional places you should know
Berlin has everything your heart desires, from vibrant culture and fantastic dining spots to the coolest sports activities. So, if you’re seeking some offbeat spots, we’ve got just the thing for you.
Embark on your adventure at the historic Stadtbad & Hotel Oderberger in Prenzlauer Berg. Designed by renowned architect Ludwig Hoffmann in 1898 and renovated in 2016, this unique bathhouse seamlessly blends historical elements with modern comfort, providing an unparalleled bathing experience.
If you’ve always dreamt of swimming in the Spree without any worries, the Badeschiff will make that dream come true. Nestled on the Spree’s banks, this innovative concept features a white sandy beach, cozy loungers, a beach bar, and an azure-blue pool directly integrated into the river.
For those who love to dance or enjoy music with a splendid view, the dance floor at Monbijou Theater is an absolute must. Located on Museum Island, this venue offers not only breathtaking vistas but also rhythmic salsa music and a laid-back atmosphere.
Apart from these thrilling activities, Berlin offers many other wonderful experiences. Explore the city on a bike tour along the picturesque Spree, uncover hidden artworks on a street art tour, or unwind in one of the numerous parks and gardens, such as Tiergarten or Volkspark Friedrichshain.
If you crave even more greenery, with the 49-Euro Ticket, you can venture a bit further by taking the RE3 or RE7 to the Spreewald towns of Lübben and Lübbenau in Brandenburg. A short trip to Potsdam is also worthwhile and almost feels like a vacation! And don’t forget, Urban Sports Club has partners waiting to be discovered in these locations too.
Experience Cologne: From the impressive cathedral to relaxation at Claudius Therme
Visit the vibrant city of Cologne and be amazed by the grand Cologne Cathedral and the lively old town. Explore the Chocolate Museum or take a boat tour on the Rhine. Urban Sports Club offers a range of fitness studios and wellness facilities in Cologne where you can work out or indulge in some pampering.
While in Cologne, make sure to visit Claudius Therme, a spacious spa and bathing complex with whirlpools that provide an impressive view of the city skyline. And if you’re in search of more relaxation, Neptunbad in the heart of Cologne is the perfect choice. Here, you can treat yourself while enjoying the view of the Japanese gardens and unwind.
Green oasis and outdoor adventures in Munich
Munich is not only renowned for its cultural attractions but also for its lush green spaces. Explore the English Garden, take a leisurely stroll along the Isar River, or embark on a bike tour through the city. Rent a stand-up paddleboard at SUP am Starnberger See and revel in the breathtaking panoramic view of the surrounding mountains.
If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground, the Wallbergbahn in Munich is a fantastic option. Here, you can hike along the trails of the Tegernsee Valley and relish the stunning vistas of Upper Bavaria. And for those seeking more excitement, paragliding and hang gliding are also available.
Do you know of any other cool spots where you can enjoy a vacation with your Urban Sports Club membership? Which cities are you most eager to visit this summer? Share your thoughts in the comments!