Berlin, the national capital, is located 180 miles (290 kilometers) southeast of Heikendorf, while Hamburg lies 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the south.
This region is a popular tourism destination. To see why, set aside some time and explore the fascinating natural and cultural attractions within easy traveling distance of Heikendorf. To make the most of your time in the Schleswig-Holstein area, check out Kiel. It is 5 miles (8 kilometers) from Heikendorf and is home to the Sparkassen-Arena and Kiel Opera House. Bordesholm is another spot worth checking out. It is where you'll find the Bordesholm Monastery and Museum for Geological History. Bordesholm is 16 miles (26 kilometers) away from Heikendorf.
About 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southeast of Heikendorf is Luebeck, a regional center where you can explore Museum of Nature and the Environment, Museum Holstentor and Travemuende Ferry Port. Hansapark and Theater Figuren Museum are just a sample of the many other visitor attractions on offer here.
History buffs will enjoy exploring the region's war relics and monuments, castles and historic mansions. Spend a few hours exploring Schleswig-Holstein's theaters and history museums. These are great places to spend time, especially when the weather is a little moody.
Specialized tours are a great way to experience the special places. So why not join one of the city walking tours and guided nature walks. Water-based sports are a much-loved pastime here. When the weather is fine, why not go boating or surfing; Schleswig-Holstein has some perfect spots for it.
As your time here winds to a close, you'll be sure to bid Heikendorf a sad "Tschüss"