Berlin, Germany's capital, is 160 miles (257 kilometers) to the east of Schneverdingen, while Hamburg is 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north.
When it comes to getting the best bang for your buck from your precious vacation time, it's worth remembering that Schneverdingen is merely the tip of the iceberg; Lower Saxony - Bremen has been blessed with an abundance of natural sights, cities and towns. Walsrode, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, while Sieversen is situated 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south.
About 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Schneverdingen is Hamburg, a regional city where you can explore Bucerius Kunst Forum, St. Nikolai Church and Harburger Theater. If your itinerary allows it's worth investigating Cap San Diego, Hanse Viertel and Theatre Neue Flora before heading back to Schneverdingen.
This area is well known for its many historic mansions; these are often reminders of the region's colorful past. Tourists looking to discover places to reflect upon life's great mysteries, will relish visiting the area's churches.
Why not combine a little learning with leisure on your travels by signing up for one of Schneverdingen's popular wildlife spotting tours, city walking tours and cycling tours. If the weather is good during your stay, make the most of local water activities. Sailing and swimming are just two of the well-established watersports here.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last euros on last-minute mementos and bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to the people you've got to know and the spots you've been.