Salzhausen is the perfect place to stay in Luneburg Heath as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Luene Abbey and the remarkable Town Hall Buchholz. Also, be sure to check out the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial and Falckenberg Collection.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Explore, admire and discover in the variety of museums including Helms-Museum in Hamburg and the Kiekeberg Open Air Museum in Rosengarten. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the popular live performance venues such as Harburger Theater in Hamburg.
Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Go for a walk in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Dove-Elbe Water Park in Hamburg. The ecological preserves such as the Die Reit Nature Reserve in Hamburg and the Heuckenlock Nature Reserve, show visitors the species of flora and fauna that flourish in the area. Listen to the sounds of lapping waves at Eichbaum Lake in Hamburg and Allermoeher Lake.
Sights such as Wilseder Berg in Bispingen are well worth visiting during your time in the area. If you’re into history, the area’s bygone days can still be experienced at Bergedorfer Castle in Hamburg.
Luneburg Heath’s sporting heart and soul can be found at Millerntor Stadium, Hamburg, the stomping ground of the Hamburg Blue Devils football team in summer and the FC St. Pauli soccer team in winter. Even if there is no game on, you can still enjoy the impressive interior of the stadium at one of the many concerts held here.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself within the Salzhausen area couldn’t be easier. The Commundo Tagungshotel Hamburg, the ACHAT Plaza Hamburg/Buchholz, Buchholz (Lower Saxony) and the Heide Park Hotel Port Royal, Soltau are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.