Multi-day hiking tours in Lueneburg Heath
Long-distance hiking routes through Lueneburg Heath
Do you love hiking and spending the whole day in the great outdoors? In that case our multi-day hiking trails across Lueneburg Heath are just what you need. This is where you can find the longest hikes on Lueneburg Heath, although you can choose just to cover certain stages of a given route.
Hiking on Lueneburg heath is an experience everyone can enjoy. Our trails are technically undemanding and there are only a few inclines of low altitude. And the experience of nature is sensational.
Where tremendous glaciers once characterised the scenery, one now finds a very unique cultural landscape. Vast heath lands, deep forests, mystical moorlands, lush green meadows, fertile fields and idyllic river valleys are waiting for you when hiking in the Luneburg Heath.
Apart from the quality hiking trail “Moorland Sheeo Trail” certified by the German Hiking Association, or the historical “Freudenthal Trail” there are six more fascinating multi-day trails as well as a pilgrim’s path of over 400 km through the Lueneburg Heath that you can explore hiking.
Quality hiking trail “Moorland Sheep Trail”
The quality hiking trail "Moorland Sheep Trail" (“Heidschnuckenweg”), certified by the German Hiking Association, is a premium hiking trail through the Lueneburg Heath and belongs to the “Top Trails of Germany”. The heathlands of the North and the South heath line up like pearls on a string along its 13 stages. A must for every hiking enthusiast.
Hiking trails in the nature park Lueneburg Heath
Explore the nature park Lueneburg Heath on one of its five themed hiking trails. The trail “Lila Krönung – Violet Coronation” is the most appealing hiking trail connection between the two “Heath Queen” towns of Amelingshausen and Schneverdingen. Or are you a lover of sweeping views over natural landscapes? In this case the hiking trail “Parcours der Ausblicke – Trail of views” is for you. On the trail “Pastor-Bode-Weg” you will follow the tracks of the Heide pastor Wilhelm Bode. Old cultural monuments can be discovered on the trail “Kultur-Findlinge – Cultural Foundlings” and on the trail “Heide Puzzle” the heathlands of the natural park Lueneburg Heath line up one after the other.
Hiking trail “Hardautal water experience trail”
It’s all about the element water on the “Hardautal Water experience trail” in the region of Uelzen. Following the heath river Hardau, the trail takes you to old water mills and through a very scenic river plain.
Pilgrim’s path “Jacobusweg Lueneburger Heider – St. James‘ path Lueneburg Heath“
To be out and about in order to disconnect from day-to-day life – to reconnect with yourself and find peace and tranquility in nature. A pilgrimage is a very special way of hiking. The over 400 km long St. James’ Path on Lueneburg Heath reveals opportunities to you to enjoy the peace and quiet of nature during a pilgrimage.
Lace up your hiking boots and experience on one of our multiday trails step by step the unique natural landscape of the Lueneburg Heath