START: 0.0 km Leipzig Harbour
Enter/exit the water at the landing stage; parking available.0.8 km mouth of the Elster flood relief channel
Caution: danger of death at Palmengarten weir! Keep well clear! Straight ahead into Stadtelster towards Klingerhainbrücke1.3 km Klingerweg landing pier
Industrial architecture between Könneritzbrücke and Karlbrücke, restored "Buntgarnwerke" (former yarn factory)2.3 km Karl Heine Canal branch
Turn right, heading west. Beware of oncoming vessels – narrow section!2.9 km Landing pier in Plagwitz district park
Barrier-free access. Please do not go through the water lilies!4.8 km Canal 28 landing pierFINISH: 6.0 km Lindenau Harbour
Portage between Lindenau Harbour and the Elster-Saale Canal (approx. 150 m) requires a boat cart.
On completion of the waterway connection to Lindenau Harbour, the harbour district was connected to the Leipzig New Lakeland waterways network. It is a further 11 km approx. to the end of the Saale-Elster Canal at Zschöchergen in Saxony-Anhalt.