The “Barther Bodden” is a great location for boating and yachting because of its beauty and its protected location, for boats with up to 2m of draught. The bay and the harbor of Barth city are connected to the Baltic Sea by a deep canal. Therefore the location is interesting for skippers of bigger yachts, too. In the cities harbor are parking spots for about 100 boats and yachts and 2 marinas offer their services. In the whole harbor there are water- and electricity connections available as well as excreta disposals and a petrol station. There are also various boat rentals.