Hiking & walking in the Lüneburg Heath

Hiking in the heath from Hotel Sellhorn

Paar schaut sich Karte mit Wanderwege in der Lüneburger Heide an beim Ausflug vom Hotel Sellhorn in Hanstedt

Hiking landscape of the Lüneburg Heath

Take a break in nature and immerse yourself in the hiking landscape of the Lüneburg Heath, which is perfect for hiking and walking. Countless hiking trails and routes are waiting to be discovered by you. You can decide for yourself whether you want to enjoy the landscape at a leisurely pace or keep your body fit with speed and Nordic walking poles.

Bild zeigt einen Wegweiser mit Wanderstein auf einem Ausflug vom Ringhotel Sellhorn
Bild zeigt Wanderweg mit Wacholder auf der Lueneburger Heide auf einem Ausflug vom Hotel Sellhorn

Hiking trails on the Lüneburg Heath

The Lüneburg Heath offers the perfect conditions for wonderful hikes through one of the most beautiful natural regions in Germany. Your stamina doesn’t matter. Whether it’s a half-day, full-day or multi-day hike, every hiking enthusiast will find the right trail in the Lüneburg Heath. The highlight is certainly the 223-kilometre-long Heidschnucken Trail, which was named Germany’s most beautiful hiking trail in 2014. But less experienced hikers will also find short and no less fascinating hiking trails in the Lüneburg Heath.

You can find an overview of a wide variety of hiking trails at

Bild zeigt einen Wanderweg und einen Fahrradweg im Frühling in der Lüneburger Heide
Foto schneebedeckter Weg mit einem einzelnen Baum in der Lüneburger Heide

Nordic walking in the Lüneburg Heath

Nordic walking fans will also get their money’s worth in the Lüneburg Heath. Nordic walking poles are available free of charge at our hotel. You can use them to plunge into the Lüneburg Heath Nordic Walking Park. Alone or with a personal trainer who will explain everything you need to know about walking from A to Z. The park contains 470 kilometers of walking routes with lengths between 6.5 and 18.5 kilometers. There are a wide variety of trails that focus on different aspects of walking.

  • Senso paths (training of body awareness)
  • Test tracks (testing personal performance)
  • Pulse paths (for advanced)
  • Fitness paths (for advanced)

You can find an overview of the various paths and routes here.

The Ringhotel Sellhorn team will be happy to advise you on your hiking and walking plans.

Combine your overnight stay in the Lüneburg Heath with sport

And let our unique homeland surprise you anew every day. We will be happy to advise you on how to plan your perfect leisure program in the Lüneburg Heath.

Book a room in the Lüneburg Heath

Auswahl an Kopfkissen in den Zimmer im Hotel Sellhorn in der Lüneburger Heide