The town of Emden features a wide array of leisure activities suitable for families, nature, culture, or sports enthusiasts. People from all over Europe come and visit East Frisia all year round to relax and re-energise. Water sports buffs will be thrilled by “Steg am Nordseestrand” beach, only 16km from Emden, boasting hiking trail and restaurant with stunning view to the North Sea. East Frisia, its beaches and coastlines are perfect for outdoor sports such as kite surfing, surfing, swimming, sailing and lots more. The people of Emden are real cycling enthusiasts, and the cycle trail network is well developed, also including the neighbouring communities: North Sea Cycle Route, International Dollard Route and Dortmund-Ems-Channel-Route. From budget, camping ground and apartment to boutique and five-star hotel, there's accommodation to suit every taste. Emden features many restaurants, inns and snack bars offering local delicacies. Do you want to see more of Emden? Check out our live web cam!