Little Paradise Retreatzentrum bei Hamburg

SeE & Do

Stillness & Movement

During a retreat, timeout or vacation in Little Paradise you can discover a variety of beautiful things to do - apart from the meditations. 

Pathway Glinde-Trittau
Pathway Glinde-Trittau

Where formerly a narrow-gauge railway led from Glinde to Trittau, you can cycle or hike very well today. Picturesque fields, meadows and forests - and occasionally an old station building.

Hoisdorf Center
Hoisdorf Center

The center of Hoisdorf is very calm and only 200m away.

Winter sun
Winter sun

Such sights are regularly available. The silence is palpable.

Pathway Glinde-Trittau
Pathway Glinde-Trittau

Where formerly a narrow-gauge railway led from Glinde to Trittau, you can cycle or hike very well today. Picturesque fields, meadows and forests - and occasionally an old station building.

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waLKING & BIKING

The area around Hoisdorf is home to many walk and bike paths.

Enjoy an afternoon walk around a lake or explore the scenery during an extended bike ride - you will find endless opportunities.

White-tailed eagle
White-tailed eagle

Up to four of these majestic birds come to the lake in front of the house. From August to December when the lake is full of large fish, they usually come daily.

Crane
Crane

Cranes are quite common in this area. On some days, more than 200 cranes are visiting the lakes in front of the house, or huge flocks fly over the house.

House Martins & Barn Swallows
House Martins & Barn Swallows

In the summer months hundreds of house martins populate the area and can be seen over the meadows and lake in the back of the house. Some barn swallows are also among them.

White-tailed eagle
White-tailed eagle

Up to four of these majestic birds come to the lake in front of the house. From August to December when the lake is full of large fish, they usually come daily.

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BIRDWATCHING

From the house and garden you can observe many rare birds:

white-tailed eagles, cranes, great white herons, grey herons, swans, storks, various sorts of geese and ducks, red kites, buzzards, falcons, kestrels, hobbies, hawks - among many others.

Lütjensee, 4 km away
Lütjensee, 4 km away

Along the shore of the Lütjensee three restaurants offer scenic views and cake/coffee or full meals.

Hoisdorfer Fischteiche
Hoisdorfer Fischteiche

This is a different perspective of the lake that can be seen from the house.

Baltic Sea, lush beaches
Baltic Sea, lush beaches

The Baltic Sea is known for its small waves and comparably sunny climate.

Lütjensee, 4 km away
Lütjensee, 4 km away

Along the shore of the Lütjensee three restaurants offer scenic views and cake/coffee or full meals.

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LAKES & BALTIC SEA

Discover 7 lakes within a 5 km radius.

Enjoy swimming and beaches at three of the lakes. 

Explore restaurants with stunning sunset views over the waters.

Or drive 35 minutes to the Baltic Sea with all its touristic attractions. 

Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie
Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie

The new concert hall - with extraordinary acoustics.

Hamburg, Binnenalster
Hamburg, Binnenalster

The central lake in Hamburg.

Hamburg, Willkomm Höft
Hamburg, Willkomm Höft

At Willkomm Höft you can enjoy coffee and cake overlooking the Elbe river. Here incoming ships are greeted.

Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie
Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie

The new concert hall - with extraordinary acoustics.

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hamburg

The city of Hamburg is a mere 25 minute drive away - or one hour by public transportation. Check out what this great city has to offer:

Hamburg Tourism Guide