Lübeck Tourism, Germany

Visit Lübeck - Best of Lübeck

Lübeck (pronounced [ˈlyːbɛk] ) is a city in Schleswig-Holstein, northern Germany, and one of the major ports of Germany. On the river Trave, it was the leading city of the Hanseatic League, and because of its extensive Brick Gothic architecture is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. In 2015, it had a population of 218,523. The old part of Lübeck is on an island enclosed by the Trave. The Elbe–Lübeck Canal connects the Trave with the Elbe River. Another important river near the town centre is the Wakenitz. The Autobahn 1 connects Lübeck with Hamburg and Denmark. Travemünde is a sea resort and ferry port on the coast of the Baltic Sea. Lübeck Hauptbahnhof links Lübeck to a number of railway lines, notably the line to Hamburg.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Lübeck in Germany is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Hamburg also deserves a visit. Hamburg, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like St Michaels Church, Planten Un Blomen, Speicherstadt. Also, to reach Lübeck, you'll have to take a flight to Hamburg; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Lübeck*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lübeck

    Know the pollution level of Lübeck before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Lübeck: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lübeck for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lübeck.

    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Lübeck - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 78.13 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.46 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.91 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Lübeck Travel Guides

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Lübeck Tours for you

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  • Lbeck: Classic Tour of the Hanseatic City
    Lbeck: Classic Tour of the Hanseatic City 2 Reviews

    Duration: 2 Hour

    Discover the Hanseatic city of Lbeck, also known as the "City of Seven Spires" or the "Gateway to the North." Admire the medi...

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  • Travemnde: tour by Segway
    Travemnde: tour by Segway

    Duration: 2.5 Hour

    Experience a Segway tour and hover with the Segway through Travemnde and its surroundings. Discover the Brodten Steilufer as ...

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  • Lbeck architecture tour
    Lbeck architecture tour

    Duration: 2 Hour

    The world-famous Hanseatic brick architecture, which extends along the northern German Baltic coast, focused, like nowhere el...

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  • Lbeck: insights into backyards and community centers
    Lbeck: insights into backyards and community centers

    Duration: 2 Hour

    Admire the unique testimonies of the medieval town in the Hanseatic city of Lbeck and explore even the narrow streets, the ro...

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