Attractions in the Lüneburg Heath

There are plenty of places to see and visit in the Lüneburg Heath. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Lüneburg Heath is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions in the Lüneburg Heath

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    Wilseder Berg

    Hiking Highlight

    The Wilseder mountain is with 169.2 meters the highest elevation in the Lüneburg Heath. The trails on the mountain are very nice. You can also see Hamburg in good weather.

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    The landscape here in the Totengrund has its unique charm in every season. Many visitors come especially in August, when a purple sea of ​​flowers over the entire landscape. Personally, …

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    Schiffshebewerk

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The construction of the world's largest double-vertical boat lift Lüneburg Scharnebeck was built in 1974 and offers a worth seeing technical spectacle. The ship lift offers modern cargo ships the …

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    Pietzmoor

    Hiking Highlight

    The Pietzmoor is definitely one of the highlights of the Lüneburg Heath. You can explore the raised bog on a 5km circular walk from Bohlenstegen. There is plenty to discover …

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    Hasselbrack

    Hiking Highlight

    Somewhat hidden within the flat-wave Lüneburg Heath, in the Harburg Mountains, the Hasselbrack is the highest natural elevation in Hamburg with an astonishing 116.2 m above sea level. NN.

    The …

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    Alter Kran

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The two wooden boats, which are now in the old port, were not always there. These are original replicas of ship types of ancient times. They were handmade by artisans …

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    Wilsede

    Hiking Highlight

    Wilsede is a heath village and district of Bispingen im Heidekreis, Lower Saxony. It is also called a museum village, which it is not. There are various restaurants and inns …

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    Hoopte

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Here you can translate by ferry to Zollenspiecker and Vierlande.
    In addition, the pier is a popular rendezvous for motorcyclists - there are many beautiful motorbikes to see.

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    Lüneburger Heide: Wilsede

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The Heidedorf Wilsede (Low German / platdüütsch Wils) is a district of Bispingen im Heidekreis in the Lüneburg Heath, Lower Saxony. It is located in the middle of the nature …

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    Brunsberg

    Hiking Highlight

    At Brunsberg, the heath is at our feet. The Heidschnuckenweg leads over the Brunsberg on its way south.

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    Totengrund Ostseite

    Hiking Highlight

    The Totengrund is a basin with up to 40 meters high flanks, which can be circled on the Hermann Löns way above the ground. You have a great view.

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    Lüneburg, Altes Rathaus

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The public city hall tour takes place at the following times:
    January to March:
    Tue to Sun, 11.00 and 14.00
    April to December:
    Tue to Sat, 10.00, 12.00 and 15.00 …

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    Artlenburger Mühle

    Bike Touring Highlight

    It is one of the two windmills in the Lüneburg region. It is just off the B209 just before crossing the canal. Everyone sees them and drives past them. It …

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    Verden

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Verden is a 1000-year-old city worth a little time. To give you a first overview, you cycle best in the district of Hönisch, where you can enjoy a great panoramic …

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    Staustufe

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The barrage of Geesthacht is impressive. On the southern bank of the Elbe is the old fish ladder, but it was not suitable for larger fish. As an ecological compensation …

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    Auf Holzstegen durch das Hochmoor

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    We like these boardwalks through the quaint bog very much. This one is very long, unfortunately a bit greasy when wet. The typical trip times should be avoided, otherwise it can be jam packed.

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    Moisburger Grenzstein

    Hiking Highlight

    Landmark of 1750. There are numerous landmarks in the forest. There is also a bench and a billboard there.

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    Bardowick: Die Schleuse

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Just a nice place with a small lock, an old barge and a houseboat.Unfortunately, the lock at Bardowick is in poor condition and was closed in 2012. When or …

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    Horster Mühle

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The mill is from the year 1529 or older. In the previous year, a still existing document was issued in writing. The location can be even older. Exactly at this …

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    Undeloh

    Bike Touring Highlight

    The place is located in the middle of the nature reserve Lüneburg Heath. In the center you can find the church of St. Magdalena. It was built in 1189 and …

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