This section divides northern Germany into three colour-coded sightseeing areas, as shown on the map below. Find out more about each area on the following pages.

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Experience Northern Germany

Lower Saxony, hamburg and bremen

Characterized principally by lowlands, the southern part of the region gradually becomes more mountainous, culminating in the Harz area. Other scenic hotspots include the heather-clad Lüneburger Heide and the sandy beaches of the East Frisian Islands. The region’s major cities, Hanover and Braunschweig, are both ...

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