Things to Do in Lüneburg
Lüneburg is unique. Lüneburg is a town with character. Be it an exclusive city trip, an exciting holiday on the heath, experiencing the great outdoors or leisure activities of any kind, the idyllic Lüneburg holiday region situated between the Elbe river and the heath is ideal for that holiday just for you. Browse through our website to discover the historic salt and Hanseatic town of Lüneburg, the diverse landscapes of the Elbtalaue (Elbe valley) and the Lüneburg Heath, and the variety of trips and activities that will transform your stay into a dream holiday. Lüneburg’s town fair in summer and the Lüneburger Sülfmeistertage (Lüneburg Master Salter Festival) in autumn are popular far and wide. Be it culture, cycling or shopping, you will surely find everything here. No wonder, according to the popular song, ‘Die schönste Stadt der Welt liegt an der Ilmenau’ (‘The most beautiful town in the world lies on the Illmenau’). #
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With its more than 1,000 monuments, there is something to see on practically every street corner in Lüneburg: from the historic town hall, which fuses several epochs of architecture within its walls, to the idyllic Alter Hafen (Old Harbour) of the salt town, to the significant churches and museums. A town tour is a great way to get a first impression of Lüneburg. Follow our guides through the historic old town and learn about the most beautiful sights and the town’s history. There’s so much to discover!
Be active: ride your bicycle, climb to new heights at the bouldering centre or swim at SaLü. For those of you who enjoy hiking, you can obtain information about the numerous hiking trails at the Lüneburg Tourist Information Office. And if you need a break, relax in the wellness area of SaLü, Lüneburg’s salt spa.