Lippstadt trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Lippstadt is a town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is the largest town within the district of Soest.GeographyLippstadt is situated in the Lippe valley, roughly 70 kilometres east of Dortmund and roughly 30 kilometres west of Paderborn. The historic town centre is situated between an artificial canal of the river Lippe and the river itself.Neighbouring municipalitiesDivision of the townLippstadt consists of 18 districts:Twin towns — sister citiesLippstadt is twinned with: Uden, Netherlands, since 1971HistoryIn the early 13th century Lippstadt, with a population of 2700, had four parish churches. There was an Augustinian abbey which had existed since 1281.From 1400, the enclave and town of Lippstadt was to be a condominium shared by the county of Lippe and the counts of Cleves-Mark, who were succeeded by the Hohenzollerns (Brandenburg/Prussia), a situation that endured until the middle of the 19th. century.Heinrich von Ahaus founded one of his communities for women of the Brethren of the Common Life there.In 1523 it formed a defensive alliance together with the neighbouring cities of Osnabrück, Dortmund, Soest and Münster.Use our Germany day trip planning site to arrange your visit to Lippstadt and any other destinations in Germany that take your fancy.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to Lippstadt
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Top Lippstadt tours
Best things to do in Lippstadt
Side trips from Lippstadt
Places to visit with Lippstadt
Where to stay in Lippstadt
Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Recently planned trips to Lippstadt
10 days in Germany BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, kids, culture, outdoors, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Lippstadt BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium