Exciting opposites: Smooth hills surround the Schaumburger Land and in the inside you can find cities full of life, pretty timbered houses and a lot of ancient monuments.
The city of the prince, Wilhelm Busch and Weser Renaissance: The Schaumburger Land is known for its colourful mix of cultural assets bygone times and trendy specials. That makes it a varied holiday- and leisure destination. You can be active and also relaxed.
Guided Segway-Tours through the cities grant unique impressions and the numerous events and deals offer pure entertainment: Like the Event-Fairs "Landpartie" in the beginning of summer and "Weihnachtszauber" in winter around and in Bückeburg Castle. You can also enjoy lots of concerts from euphonic Classic to impulsive Rockmusic.
Taste our culinary enjoyments like home cooked pastry in rural farmyard cafes or typical german meals in upscale dining. You can hike through the forest "Bückeberg" and discover the fascinating dinosaur track in quarry. Or maybe you want to go on a shopping spree through little boutiques in the homey cities.
During a walk through the former residential town of Bückeburg you can see the magnificent Schloss Bückeburg, home of the prince family of Schaumburg-Lippe and the princely Riding School with noble Baroque stallions - unique in Germany! In Helicopter Museum visitors can even take a flight in the simulator.
Wiedensahl, a peaceful village and home of the world famous poet, thinker and (comic) artist Wilhelm Busch. Tip for explorers: the interactive Museum "Wilhelm Busch Geburtshaus" - his birthplace.
Stadthagen, the town of Weser Renaissance with a vibrant market place and within walking distance: the church of St. Martini with Mausoleum. Inside the octagonal Renaissance building there is a historically valuable bronze statue, a masterpiece of the artist Adrian de Vries.
All three places connect signposted cycling routes on specific topics like "Auf den Spuren von Wilhelm Busch" or the "Fürstenroute". You are cycling through beautiful landscapes. Blackboards give you an insight into the rich history of the region. Whether as a couple, alone or with the whole family - the Schaumburg district offers many excursions for both: explorers and connoisseurs.