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Water Sports in and around Lüneburg

Water Sports in and around Lüneburg
Hire a paddelboat

Canoeing, swimming, cruising along in a pedal boat, aquarobics—there are numerous ways to enjoy the cool water in and around Lüneburg. Drop by SaLü, Lüneburg’s salt spa, visit Hagen’s outdoor pool, hop into one of the many lakes in the area or paddle down the Ilmenau river. Below, we have listed a few places to go.

Canoue hires

Schröder`s Garten (Ilmenau) I Vor dem Roten Tore 72 a, 21335 Lüneburg I phone: +49 (0) 4131 / 48877
Kanu aktiv (Ilmenau) I Heidweg 16, 29553 Bienenbüttel I phone: +49 (0)5823 955 339
Kanu Rahmann Melbeck (Ilmenau) I Uelzener Str. 77, 21406 Melbeck I phone: +49 (0)4134 90 988 71
Heide-Kanu (Luhe & Ilmenau) I Marxener Str. 23, 21385 Oldendorf (Luhe) I phone: +49 (0)4132 933933
Hermann - Der Verleih (Luhe) I Brunshornweg 8, 21423 Winsen-Bahlburg I phone: +49 (0) 4173 6122
Kanu-Tour´s am Reihersee (Neetze) I An der Schaaftrift 2, 21357 BardowickI phone: +49 (0)4131 303292
Café Lopau-Seeblick (Lopausee) I Auf der kalten Hude 4, 21385 Amelinghausen I phone: +49 (0)4132 1225

Salt Spa Lüneburg (SaLü)

Water Sports in and around Lüneburg
Salt Spa Lüneburg

SaLü provides bathing fun for the entire family: it’s a pleasure to romp around, swim, play and relax on the crazy water slides and in the wave pool, the paddling pool and the beautiful sauna complex.
Hagen’s outdoor pool, also open in the summertime, includes volleyball courts, a beautiful lawn for sunbathing, a paddling pool, a slide and diving platforms.

Ilmenau (River)

Water Sports in and around Lüneburg
Ilmenau

The Ilmenau river flows through Lüneburg. Walk along this small river in the Wilschenbruch district or cruise on it in a canoe or pedal boat. Beginners and experienced paddlers alike can enjoy beautiful and pleasant trips on the Ilmenau year-round. Why don’t you stop by Schröder’s Garten, a beer garden in Lüneburg, where you can hire pedal boats, eat and drink while the children romp around in the playground?

Lakes around Lüneburg

Lakes around Lüneburg
Lakes around Lüneburg

The Barumer See (Barumer Lake) offers many free time activities for families and Kids: rubber dinghy, canoue tours, open air lawn for sunbathing and barbecues. There's also a camping site.

At Reihersee (Heron Lake) you can go on a guided canoue tour. Canoue hire: Kanu-Tours am Reihersee I Auf den Bergen 133 I phone: +49 (0)4131 303292

The Inselsee (Island Lake) is a beautiful lake close to "Elbe-Seiten-Kanal" in Scharnebeck (10 km northeast of Lüneburg) with a beach and kiosk.

The Lopausee (Lopau Lake) near Amelinghausen invites you to relax, hike, go for a bike ride or rent a paddleboat. There' also a tiny Café.

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