The feeling of a cosy and idyllic town strikes you when you visit Nordseebad Otterndorf. The typical half-timbered houses give this town its special characteristic and charm. “The green city by the sea” has a lot to offer both as to historical buildings, a lovely beach and an enchanting landscape along the Medem river. In short, Otterndorf is a charming and romantic place.
The historical town is situated directly at the Elbe where the breathtaking tidal area meets the roaring North Sea, and here you can watch the change in tide. Eternally twice every 24 hours the sea uncovers a piece of sea floor
The town has a fascinating city centre with possibilities for recreation of both body and soul. The healthy North Sea climate activates the staying power and the circulation strengthening the immune system, the skin and the respiratory system in a positive way. All year round a stay in this sea resort means relaxing of your body and soul forgetting the every day problems - may be on the sandy North Sea beach, at the tidal area or simply with a nice cup of tea and a homemade cake near the fireplace. Surrender to the variety of holiday activities in the harmonious town by the North Sea.