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Samtgemeinde Scharnebeck Tourist Information

Our tourist information offers services to travellers and tourists as well locals visitors. You find us opposite the Ropes Course, only a stone’s throw away from the famous ship lift. We provide information on travelling destinations and tourist attractions as well as typical souvenirs, literature, toys and regionals products and specialtie


We offer:


  • Tips for leisure and cultural activities
  • Sale of fishing permits for the Elbe
  • Information on accommodation
  • Individual planning of travel offers
  • Rental Pedal-scooters and  e-bicycles to explore the area
  • Rental field-glasses to observe birdlife
  • Information of guided tours of the ship lift
  • Pre-sale tickets for events of the cultural centre „One World“ in Reinstorf
  • Local souvenirs and gifts

Further services

  • Borrow 2 e-bikes (25 € for day)
  • Charging point for e-bikes: Free access to 3 charging stations behind the building
  • Bicycles Service Stations: at the Tourist Information SG Scharnebeck, at the railway station in Echem, at the "Melkhus" in Hohnstorf and at the Infopoint in Artlenburg
  • Free WLAN
  • Barrier-free access to the building and toilets
  • Defibrillator:  In cases of emergency outside the building


How to find us

By car or caravan: (UTM32) 599426.93,5905791.37
From Hamburg: Take exit „Lüneburg/Scharnebeck“, in Scharnebeck take first exit at the roundabout, after 50 m on the left

From Lauenburg: Via Echem to Scharnebeck, take third exit at the roundabout, after 50 on the left (the Bridge is closed until 29.09.2023)

Bus no. 5110 from Lüneburg station

Public parking lot (chargeable)



Opening hours, address


Samtgemeinde Scharnebeck, Tourist Information


Adendorfer Str. 46
21379 Scharnebeck


Tel.: 04136/907-7500
E-Mail:, Homepage:

From Monday till Sunday 10:00-16:00 hrs



Tourist Information Award

The Tourist Information of the Samtgemeinde Scharnebeck has been awarded the „I-Label“ of the German Tourism Board (DTV) the for its excellent service quality, the wide range of touristic information and other services to guests and visitors