Schleswig Holstein is the northernmost state in Germany and has a range of beautiful cities, quaint Dutch towns and stunning scenery. There is something for everyone here and holidaymakers will discover everything they’re looking for. This part of Germany has many attractions and is a great location for British holidaymakers to travel to as it only takes an hour or less to get to Schleswig-Holstein from any British airport.
Schleswig Holstein Highlights
If you’re looking to go shopping then exploring the metropolitan city of Kiel, the largest in the German region of Schleswig Holstein should be a top priority. Those who enjoy a more relaxed pace may also enjoy the city’s sailing festival which it hosts annually, called Kieler Woche. There are many popular beaches to the north of Kiel and British holidaymakers might want to visit these which include Kiel-Strande, Kiel-Schilksee, Möltenort and Laboe.
If you’re a pleasure seeker, head to the island of Sylt where the German jet set can often be found. Here you can sample the various boutiques and high class restaurants. Sylt has many beaches which face the North Sea and it’s the perfect place to ride on horseback and carriage through its green countryside.
Those looking to explore traditional German culture in Schleswig-Holstein should visit the Lubeck, to view its old town where Romanesque churches and quaint countryside reside. Lubeck has many museums and medieval style buildings from the 13th and 14th centuries, two of which include the city’s cathedral Lübecker Dom and the Marienkirche (St Mary’s) and holidaymakers will want to visit Lubeck to see this traditional style of German architecture for themselves.
If beautiful scenery is what you’re after, Helgoland and Cuxhaven are the places to be. Here you’ll find natural German landscape and great places to go walking or cycling along its many picturesque promenades which overlook some stunning views of the North Sea.
Schleswig Holstein offers fantastic scenery and a quiet, peaceful break for those looking to get away. Why not fly to Schleswig-Holstein for a weekend away or a week’s break with friends or family? With lowcostholidays.com you can visit for less, thanks to our experts who have found the best deals and flights to suit your needs.
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