Florian is a real world traveller. He especially loves different food and cultures. Even though he loves exploring other countries, somehow he always ends up back in Berlin. In his hometown, he especially appreciates the green areas, numerous canals and the small and big lakes.
His Berlin tip: Bathing at night in the lake Krumme Lanke. You can’t find a more beautiful sky of stars anywhere else.
We have to admit: The Trapper 490 is our most important employee. Easy handling and an extremely high tilting stability characterize the 4-seat Canadian. Additionally, the long water line ensures a fast travelling speed and a good directional stability even for untrained paddlers. Due to its strong manufacturing the canoe is ideal for beginners and tour paddlers.
Whenever Pedro is not busy with painting in his art studio, he is either training Capoeira or exploring a new canoe trail in Northern Brandenburg – his favourite area in the surroundings of Berlin. Living in the capital, the native Brazilian enjoys the tolerant and open-minded atmosphere in the city the most.
His Berlin tip: Turn night into day at the nightclub ‘Watergate’. The view onto the Spree and Oberbaum Bridge through the glass walls is spectacular!
Yes. Canoeing is a nice and generally safe nature experience. As every sportive activity, canoeing also holds some risks. To make your trip on the water a safe one that you will never forget a guide will supervise your group the whole time. Before starting, each participant receives a swim vest and a short briefing about handling the canoe: The CANOA BERLIN team places a great deal of importance on your safety!
Yes. You do not need special knowledge before canoeing. Before going onto the water, our guides will show you the most important movements for handling the canoe. The speed on the tours is relaxed and perfect for beginners.
We recommend all participants to wear headgear and apply sunscreen. People with very sensitive skin should wear long-sleeved clothes as a protection against the sun. When it´s hot, it is of course important to be hydrated and drink enough water.
Every boat has a waterproof canoe barrel inside of it in which you can store your belongings.