Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #18 in Hanover, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 5.2 km
Ascend 44 m
Descend 42 m

Experience Hanover in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in HanoverIndividual Sights in Hanover

Sight 1: Schleuse Anderten

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The Anderten lock, also known as the Hindenburg lock, in Hanover-Anderten overcomes a height difference of 14.70 m between the west and the crest of the Mittelland Canal. At the time of its inauguration in 1928, it was the largest inland lock in Europe.

Wikipedia: Schleuse Anderten (DE), Ft_link

835 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 2: St. Martin

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St. Martin

The Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Martin in Hanover is a church building in the district of Anderten. The choir end of the former chapel is the oldest surviving building in the district and is now a listed building.

Wikipedia: St.-Martins-Kirche (Anderten) (DE), Website

1859 meters / 22 minutes

Sight 3: Tiergarten

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The Hannover Zoo is a 112-hectare park with woodland in the district of Kirchrode in the southeast of Hanover. In the fenced area, visitors can move along paths between free-roaming wild animals. The zoo is one of the oldest game reserves in Germany and was fenced in at the end of the 17th century as a stately hunting ground. Since it became accessible to the population in 1799, it has been a popular recreation and excursion destination for Hanover's urban population.

Wikipedia: Tiergarten Hannover (DE)

1324 meters / 16 minutes

Sight 4: Stadtteilfriedhof Anderten

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The Anderten District Cemetery in Hanover, also known as the Anderten Cemetery or Anderten Cemetery, is a former church and now municipal cemetery with an area of around 1.66 hectares. The location of the listed green space in today's Hanover district of Kirchrode is Ostfeldstraße 12.

Wikipedia: Stadtteilfriedhof Anderten (DE)

1208 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 5: Zu den heiligen Engeln

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Zu den heiligen Engeln

Zu den heiligen Engeln is a Catholic parish and church in Hanover-Kirchrode, Lower Saxony, Germany. The church was built in 1964 on a design by Josef Bieling, and was remodeled in 2014. It is now the parish church of a larger parish, serving the district Kirchrode-Bemerode-Wülferode. It belongs to the deanery of Hanover and the Diocese of Hildesheim. The church is dedicated to the angels.

Wikipedia: Zu den heiligen Engeln (EN)


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