Lower Saxony is the state of contrasts and many possibilities.

Excursion destinations from the Harz Mountains to the North Sea coast are the ideal destinations for cyclists, hikers and culture enthusiasts.

Anyone who spends their vacation in Lower Saxony can't avoid a day trip or city trip to the Hannover holiday region!

The infrastructural hub of the country combines cultural highlights, top sights and relaxed urbanity with sustainable and green leisure activities.


The Hannover Region

Recreation in and around Hannover - within just a few kilometres.

Active through Lower Saxony

Leisure activities

Cycling, Hiking & more – information about leisure activities in Lower Saxony.


Hiking in Lower Saxony

Discover Lower Saxony’s hiking routes between crustacean tracks and witch trails. 

Not far away from Hannover...

Art & Culture

Parks & Gardens, Palaces & Castles, Museums, UNESCO World Heritage Sites - here you will find...


Lower Saxony: The state of short distances and globally networked infrastructure!

The economic connection via the road, rail, air and sea route-network is the gateway to the national and international trading world for numerous branches of industry and business enterprises. Around the state capital of Hannover, numerous commercial enterprises find their ideal business location and well-known colleges and universities provide skilled workers in their own state.