Himmelpfort is a state-approved resort in Brandenburg and lies between several lakes. Himmelpfort is an idyllic village in the middle of the Uckermärkische Seen nature park with small shops, restaurants and many tourist attractions. These include, among others, the monastery garden with interesting facts about medicinal plants and herbs, passenger shipping on the waters, paddle and boat tours, rafting trips, trolley rides and anglers in the water-rich environment at their expense. Water walkers can plan their tours in the region via the various lakes to the Havel and thus further down the river. Through the town of the long distance bike path Berlin-Copenhagen.
In addition, Himmelpfort is known far beyond the country's borders as a Christmas village. During the Advent season, many visitors annually come to the place to visit Santa Claus and the Christmas markets that are taking place. The official Christmas post office is also in Himmelpfort. Hundreds of thousands of children's wish lists arrive every year. In the vicinity are larger places such as Fürstenberg / Havel (10 km) or Lychen (12 km), which have many shops, cafes, restaurants and attractions to offer.