There’s lots of land and natural areas in the Wendland region. Can you imagine everything that nature is able to do? How nature changes? How we can use and benefit from what nature provides? You can find it out here!
The so-called 'Waldbaden' (Shinrin-yoku) is a Japanese nature-orientated method for relaxation and stress reduction. It is a guided immersion in nature, in which you consciously breathe in the healing air and experience nature. Heike Bartels offers this mindful being in the forest in the Wendland. You can expect a balanced mix of silence and conversation, leisure and impulses to approach the body in a holistic way.
Wendland hautnah supports the arts, crafts, and the art of living. Creative power is tangible here. The dedication so typical of Wendland is on display for you in gardens, studios, and workshops. And you find open doors here everywhere - you just have to walk through! (Guided tours are offered in: German, English on request)
You need a break from everyday life? Then get out into the nature and experience the beautiful Wendland. Explore nature reserves, forests and meadows, biosphere reserves and natural landscapes along the Elbe river by guided day tours - or walk from lake to lake.
On my nature tours and workshops you will encounter small plants and large trees that heal, are edible, delight you and enchant you with their invisible power. In different biotopes of the wondrous Wendland you can discover the variety and helpfulness of medicinal plants everywhere in their beauty - and of course you learn the ancient art of herbal medicine. (Guided tours are offered in: German)
The wolves have returned to the forests of the Wendland region. The guided tours and hikes with Kenny Kenner on the subject of wolves are about approaching this interesting animal species and imparting knowledge about its behaviour, habitat and possible conflicts between humans and wolves. With a little luck you can sometimes find wolf traces and clues on the hikes. (Guided tours and hikes are offered in: German)
Leave stress and your hectic life behind -- take time to enjoy a deep breath and the comforts of life! You can discover the Wendland.Elbe region by foot, bicycle, boat or bus with Nicola Mahnke on her tours of the natural and cultural landscapes. Experience Nature up close and learn about it all in a playful way, with all of your senses, and enjoy regional, culinary delights! (Guided tours are offered in: German)
In harmony with the land at the water’s edge - Wendland! Not only a delightful tour, but also musical entertainment! Experience it for yourself! (Guided tours are offered in: German, English & French on request)
Sabine Kulau, a certified nature tour guide, shows visitors around the beautiful Wendland region and the Ark Region in the “Elbe River Landscape” Reserve and shares her knowledge about the natural ecosystem, Bronze Age burial sites, and wildlife. (Guided tours are offered in: German, English on request)
How about a tour on which you learn about the interesting healing powers of nature and self-subsistence? Not sure what that is? Andrea Funcke will show you! (Guided tours are offered in: German, English on request)
Those tasty herbs that are also good for you seem to hide themselves away. But not from you - at least not after you’ve taken this tour. (Guided tours are offered in: German, English on request)
Developing a co-existence between humans and Nature is the ongoing work carried out here over 567.6 km2. Take one of the many tours to learn more about it yourself. In the Biosphere Reserve, recognized by UNESCO, contains many things waiting to be discovered. (Guided tours are offered in: German)