The town of Lueneburg lays in Lower Saxony, Germany and officially called the Hanseatic City of Lueneburg. 56 axes and of about 150,000 years old were found in this area, providing evidence of human activity back to the time of Neanderthal Man.
Use the services like car for rent in Lueneburg on your arrival at the Hamburg Airport, about 50 km away or Lübeck Airport, 65 km away from Luneburg. The historic town is itself a kind of open air museum but this is further vivified by numerous museum, sand medieval churches, monuments and houses. In addition with its spas and nearby bustling cities which offer a huge variety of entertainment, you will have a fantastic holiday and the harmonious and easy going atmosphere will give you a warming welcome.
Rent a car in Lueneburg and start exploring its beautiful places such as the oldest building, the St. Stephen's church which is absolutely unique, housing a Protestant and Catholic worship place under the same roof. Have a look around the St. John church from 1370 where you can imagine hearing the voice of Johann Sebastian Bach who was here as a choirboy from 1700 to 1702. Another interesting church is the rather ‘modern’ St. Nicholas church, built in 1407. Then continue your tour and admire the historic ‘Ratshaus’ (town hall) with the splendid ‘Gerichtslaube’ (council meeting room) and the ‘Lunabrunnen’ (Luna Fountain) from 1532 in front of the town hall. A must visit is the remarkable well restored Lüne Abbey, a former, Benedictine nunnery, dating back to the late 10th century. This is just a sample of the astonishing ‘outside museum’ while the several in-house ones are not less attractive. Since Lueneburg had in older times over 80 breweries, a visit to the North German Brewery Museum is a must. So is a sit in the ‘Gasthausbrauerei Nolte’ where the tradition of the Lüneburger breweries lives on! But don’t forget the delicatessen for which this town is well known as well; try them with or without a beer.
Lets hire a car in Lueneburg and visit Bad Bevensen for a splendid thermal bath and relax before continuing your trip to the nearby bustling and historical city of Bremen. It is a must to visit the wonders of its 1200 year old history. Its treasures are all in the old town center such as the fantastic Bremen Cathedral of St. Peter with the terrific view from the spire over the entire city. Stroll through the old part with its numerous marvels and don’t forget to visit the ‘Schnoorviertel’ with its exquisite street rimmed old houses from the 15th till 18th century. Again, this is just a small sample of the whole.
This astonishing area is absolutely fantastic and offers not only historical architectural gems but will give you fantastic evenings with its various entertainments; you surely will have an unforgettable holiday.
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