Welcome to the Elbe
You can cycle from Lauenburg to Brunsbüttel on the Elbe cycle route through Schleswig-Holstein. Along a distance of 170 km, the route runs along the banks of Germany’s second-longest river: the Elbe. On the Elbe bank, you cycle past beaches, small islands and long sand banks. The route will delight nature and culture lovers, as in addition to romantic lookouts in the countryside, you will discover attractive landmarks at the side of the road. After cycling through beech forests, exclusive residential areas and picturesque villages, the route leads towards the port metropolis of Hamburg.