TIPS FOR YOUR VACATION WEEKEND IN HAMBURG
EXCURSIONS AROUND HAMBURG
Are you looking for a little change from the fast-paced Hanseatic city? Our recommendation: Take the opportunity and plan day trips around Hamburg. Our wonderful city is an excellent starting point for day trips to the North Sea, Baltic Sea and many other cities around. We have put together our favorite destinations for day trips around Hamburg and hope you enjoy discovering the beautiful north.
Lüneburg has a fascinating and unique history. A guided tour of the city is always worthwhile. Lüneburg is full of stories, fun facts and anecdotes. Why “salt” plays a big role here, you will learn everywhere in the city. The heart of the city is of course the old town, which invites you to stroll, eat and store.
Relaxed or eventful. Heiligenhafen has it all. Delicious drinks and the diverse gastronomy invite you to spend relaxing hours with friends. Heiligenhafen is also the home of amateur and professional athletes. To be precise: of water sports enthusiasts. Even if you don’t sail or surf, at the appropriate time of year you will surely see many phenomenal maneuvers in Heiligenhafen.
For a trip to Büsum, you first have to ask yourself: Are you a Meerkieker or a Wattlöper? Fortunately, there is plenty to experience for both preferences.
Wattlöper definitely have to go through the largest contiguous Wadden Sea in the world (UNESCO World Heritage Site). A wonder of nature to experience and feel.
But also the Meerkiekers will not be disappointed. Fresh breezes. Sea as far as the eye can see. Sand under your feet. The beach chair can’t be missing. Find your favorite place.
It is not without reason that the medieval old town center of Lübeck is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Historic paths. Beautiful courtyards. The famous five Gothic brick churches and their seven towers. Let yourself be inspired by the history of Lübeck and the impressive buildings. True to the motto: “Preserve the old. Create new.”
Don’t forget to take Lübeck marzipan as a souvenir for your loved ones. With it you will surely be the highlight of the next family celebration.
The experience of nature is particularly important in the Lüneburg Heath. For this, nature is also very protected and treated with care. There are numerous hiking trails with a wide variety of nature experiences to explore. The selection is large and beautiful.
In addition to nature, the Lüneburg Heath also offers numerous recreational facilities. Animal experiences. Roller coasters. Or bad weather alternatives. Fun with family and friends is the top priority here.
St. Peter-Ording is the only German seaside resort to have its own sulfur spring. But not only that makes SPO a very special place. Take your time for long walks and explore the 3 climate zones. The surf. The dunes. The forest. An incredible natural spectacle so close together. During a walk from Maleens Knoll to the water’s edge you can experience all three zones and watch nature play.
Apart from beautiful sunsets and long walks, Timmendorfer Strand offers great opportunities to engage in sports. Shopping by the sea is also particularly nice here. Small boutiques. Strolling in the fresh air.
Timmendorfer Strand is also a great place to feast. Say goodbye to the idea that you absolutely have to eat fish here. If you like, you can embark on a culinary journey around the world.