Highest treetop path in northern Germany
The Heide Himmel is the highest treetop path in Northern Germany, it offers nature lovers and everyone who wants to become one unique views and insights into the nature of the Lüneburg Heath. At the highest point, the 45 m high observation tower, visitors have a wide view of the hilly landscape of the Lüneburg Heath. You can even see the Wilseder Berg. If visibility is good, the breathtaking view extends to Hamburg, the cranes in the Hamburg harbor and the Elbphilharmonie can then be seen.
Find out interesting facts about the Lüneburg Heath
With the Treetop Walk Heide Himmel, a natural and environmental facility has been created that gives visitors of all ages an insight into the local fauna and flora and their interrelationships. The 700-meter-long treetop path begins on level ground and leads upwards with a gentle slope through pine and spruce forests on the edge of the wildlife park. Enclosures of the Lüneburg Heath Wildlife Park are located beneath the 20 meter high metal and larch wood bridge. This results in exciting views of wolves and big cats. 20 learning stations along the path convey knowledge about nature in the Lüneburg Heath. They are suitable for children as well as adults. Benches on plateaus invite you to take a break. At the end of the path, there are numerous steps or the elevator 20 meters higher to the observation tower.
The Heide Himmel in Nindorf bei Hanstedt is even suitable for wheelchair users
For people with physical limitations, experiences in nature are often associated with difficult or impossible to overcome hurdles. Not so in Heide Himmel Lüneburg Heath Treetop Walkway. When designing and implementing the treetop path, people who use wheelchairs were always considered. The 700 meter long path has an average gradient of only 5 percent, which can be overcome effortlessly with a guide. The wooden walkways are non-slip even in wet weather and the railings are designed so that wheelchair users can also enjoy the unobstructed view of nature. If you don't have a companion to help you along the path, you don't have to do without the breathtaking view from the 45 meter high observation tower. The platform can be easily reached via an elevator. And so the Heide Himmel offers a great experience for people of all ages - with or without physical limitations.
Services per person:
- from 2 nights including a champagne breakfast buffet
- 1 entry for Heide Himmel treetop path Lüneburg Heath