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Excursion destinations in the region

Experience Nordhessen - in Germany's fairytale centre

Young towns with unique museum landscapes next to ancient forests and romantic half-timbered towns. The cultural package of centuries-old castles and palaces alternates with offers of sporting diversity and exciting new experiences. Challenging routes through the low mountain range delight hikers and cyclists alike. And traditional North Hessian specialities and star cuisine go hand in hand in the GrimmHeimat NordHessen. Discover the region where opposites attract!



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Bike and Mountainbike 

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Activities and adventures

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Art and culture 

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Children and families

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Interesting facts about the region

50 Hectares

This is the size of the largest spa park in Europe, which is located in the North Hessian spa town of Bad Wildungen.

1200 years

This is how old the large-leaved lime tree in Schenklengsfeld in northern Hesse is, making it probably the oldest tree in Germany.

150000 Cherry trees

That is how many cherry trees the town of Witzenhausen and the surrounding area are home to, making it the largest closed cherry-growing area in Europe.

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