Salzhemmendorf is a village and a municipality in the Hamelin-Pyrmont district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km east of Hamelin and 31 km west of Hildesheim and is located on the route 1. It is a nationally recognized health resort with a therapeutic brine thermal bath "Ith-Sole-Therme".
|• Mayor||Martin Kempe|
|• Total||94.39 km2 (36.44 sq mi)|
|Elevation||263 m (863 ft)|
|• Density||97/km2 (250/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||05186 for Thüste and Wallensen, 05153 for the other villages|
Salzhemmendorf consists of Salzhemmendorf proper, as well as Ahrenfeld, Benstorf, Hemmendorf, Lauenstein, Levedagsen, Ockensen, Oldendorf, Osterwald, Thüste and Wallensen.
- The "Water tree" in Ockensen, a worldwide attraction
- The nearby located holiday park Rastiland