The seaside health resort of Timmendorfer Strand is considered to be a fashionable bathing resort in the southwest part of the Lübeck bay. Since the beginning of the bath tradition in 1865 numerous villas were built here together with the modern buildings, the variety of the Baltic baths create almost urban atmosphere. Timmendorfer Strand really offers diverse experience and is, together with the neighboring Niendorf, one of the biggest holiday centers on the Baltic Sea.
The promenade and the health resort park form the centre of Timmendorfer Strand. The new pier is a real eye-catcher. Hotels, cafes and boutiques invite everyone to spend some time walking down the main street and relax with shopping. The restaurants of the seaside resort provide with many excellent dishes for everyone’s taste.
Today the seaside health resort of Timmendorfer Strand is also a popular meeting place for sport and culture celebrities. The ice sport and tennis courts as well as the biggest skating hall of Northern Germany are ideal for the active vacation. There is also offered beach volleyball in high level because Timmendorfer Strand has lately developed into international Mecca of this sport. In addition there are five golf courses. The seaside child club offers lots of play ideas and care for the little guests of all age groups. In the summer season all beaches provide all-day "action" with beach Olympic Games, beach circus, pirate's plays, beach disco and stage plays. The miles long beach leads, in the northern direction, to the neighboring Scharbeutz.
The probably best known attraction of Timmendorfer Strand is the Sea Life Center which allows experiencing the underwater world.
The sights of Timmenrdorfer Strand, Niendorf and Holstein.