The resorts of Bansin, Heringsdorf and Ahlbeck are the so-called imperial baths on the island of Usedom. They have wide sandy beaches, piers with boat landing stage and are connected by a promenade that leads up to the Polish Swinoujscie. In the towns there are bike, boat u. Beach chair rentals, tennis courts and a network of well-marked hiking trails. A modern water park, the "Baltic Sea spa" is centrally located between Heringsdorf and Ahlbeck. From Ahlbeck the border crossing to Poland can be reached in a few minutes.