Allegedly Luneburg Heath offers the highest concentration of theme parks. We have not really verified - but the choice is quite striking. Hotel Sellhorn is a perfect starting point for children of all ages to find their personal favorite.
Here is an overview:
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Discover Luneburg Heath Wildlife Park in Nindorf, certainly one of the most beautiful wildlife parks in entire Germany. Admire both, domestic and exotic wild animals, just a few minutes away from Hotel Sellhorn. By the way, Hotel Sellhorn has adopted a patronage for Siberian Tigress “Ronja”. A big playground for children and restaurants attract throughout all seasons. Our package “Champagne Dreams” already includes the admission tickets. A perfect excursion - the short four kilometer distance is easily covered with our free-of-charge rental bicycles. Find more information under: www.wild-park.de
A very special experience, a sensory stimulus, literally a “sensation” - and well-being for distressed feet. Enjoy nature in a very unusual manner - definitely a “different” experience for all generations. Find more information under: www.barfusspark-egestorf.de
Garlstorf Rifle Range, 8 kilometers from Ringhotel Sellhorn, comprises various shooting galleries and a video shooting gallery - open for beginners and professionals. Rental guns available, fees for small arms, munitions and insurance will be billed separately. Find more information under: www.schiessstand-garlstorf.de
Did you ever want to travel faster than the speed of light? A model of our sun system, with a reduction scale of 1 to 5 billion, will allow just that - in theory at least, and only a comfortable 15 minute drive away from Hotel Sellhorn. The Planets' Trail in Handeloh models our solar system, stretched out over a distance of 1.2 kilometers, each planet’s features and position carefully explained. Find out details under: www.astronomie-handeloh.de
You are in for action? Looking for Formula-1-feeling? We recommend the RS-Kartcenter, indoor and outdoor tracks for real racing atmosphere at any weather. You’ll find us in Bispingen, a 15 minute drive from Hotel Sellhorn. After exhausting races a relaxed game of bowling on the bowling alley? You may also wish to try the “Bow Motion” installation - traditional archery in a new dimension! Find more information under: www.rs-kartcenter.de
Heidepark Soltau - Northern Germany’s biggest Fun & Family Park. Enjoy the full program and plan for a whole day, only half an hour away from Hotel Sellhorn. Scream on the gigantic roller coaster, explore ancient cultures, re-live Wild-West’s daring adventures and get the chills in the vampires’ home Transylvania. Find details under: www.heide-park.de
Ginseng - in former times it was so valuable, that it was worth its weight in gold. For more than 30 years, the medical plant has now been cultivated in Lower Saxony - namely on Flora-Farm in the town of Walsrode, on the southern perimeter of the Luneburg Heath. Explore the world of Ginseng on a guided tour and video presentations. Walsrode-Bockhorn, 45 minutes from the hotel by car. More information under: www.florafarm.de
Serengeti-Park Hodenhagen - so much more than just a zoo! Take your family on a safari or jungle-trip. Experience exotic animals in their natural environment. Fairground rides and Europe’s biggest petting zoo add to the abundance of attractions. Find details under: www.serengeti-park.de
The largest park of its kind in the world. 4200 birds of 675 different species guarantee a position amongst the top ten zoos in number of species. The park’s vast array of lakes, rivers and waterfalls, designed to resemble the five continents is remarkable in its own right. A large number of aviaries allow to watch the feathered inhabitants closely. Also available: Several adventure playgrounds for children. Information under: www.weltvogelpark.de