Stralsund’s historic old town sits on a small island, bordered by three large ponds Frankteich, Moorteich and Knieperteich to the south, north and west respectively. These ponds are ideal place for spending a pleasurable time with family and friends. They also provide favorable conditions for various water sports such as boating, swimming, fishing, surfing etc. One can opt for a nice stroll in pleasant climatic conditions and fresh breeze of the lakes or just sit and enjoy the sight of little aquatic species and humbling sound of crystal clear water of the lake. The lakes are the popular tourist’s destination in Stralsund and catches attraction of many tourists year round from different parts of the Germany and around the globe.