The “South” viewpoint is located south-east of the town of Welzow. From the small viewing house a unique view of the active Welzow-Süd surface lignite mine can be enjoyed. Information boards on the geology of the region, the technology used in surface mining and other tourist attractions in the town of Welzow are a source of additional helpful information at the lookout point.
How to get there:
Drive through Proschim and Karlsfeld. Follow the L522 straight ahead in an easterly direction. Look out for the access road to the viewpoint, which is clearly signposted. Parking is available in the immediate vicinity.