Hannover doesn’t have any beaches to offer but a visit to Sea Life Hannover is one of the top attractions in the city. The Sea Life Centre provides plenty of chances to get up close and personal with some of the 3,500 sea creatures that call the Sea Life centre their home. Covering marine species from as close as the city’s own Leine river to faraway tropical destinations such as the Caribbean. The centre is home to some interesting marine life including Cuban crocodiles, stingrays, octopuses and sharks along with a wide variety of tropical fish and turtles all living in the 37 pools and tanks.
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Hannover – City of Culture and a world of AttractionsCity life, Cuisine, Culture, Nature
The state capital of Lower Saxony, Hannover, with about 530,000 inhabitants, is one of the
15 largest cities in Germany. A city full of culture, with around 40 museums and galleries. With charming half-timbered houses as well as picturesque parks and gardens, the historic old town centre welcomes you to relax and unwind.
Feature/LocationThe city of Hannover was founded in 1150 and is Germany’s thirteenth-largest city.
CurrencyEuro / Euro (€)
WeatherThe best time to visit Hannover are the summer months from June to August.
Time ZoneCentral European Time (CET) Time zone in / GMT + 1
AirportsHannover (HAJ) has only 1 airport.
ActivitiesCulture / Sightseeing / Shopping
The capital of Lower Saxony is also a university town and an economic centre that was once the seat of the Imperial Electorate.
The royal line, the House of Hannover, gave three kings to the United Kingdom, and also gave the town some splendid properties, such as the Gardens of the Herrenhäuser. The mosaic of royal parks and palaces is still the greatest historical attraction of Hannover. In the middle of Hannover, the Eilenriede park is twice the size of New York's Central Park, while the Maschsee, a man-made lake with green banks where a big festival takes place in August, is also in the centre.
What is Hannover best known for?
Located on the Leine River, Historic Hanover (spelled Hannover in German) is the capital of Lower Saxony. An important commercial centre with a university and music and drama academies, it’s definitely a city worth exploring for those looking for a nice city break in Germany. Hannover is also a significant cultural centre and has numerous museums, galleries, and world class theatres. Its extensive parks and gardens is the reason that Hannover is known to be the city in the country’’ making it an ideal place to explore by foot. Here are some of our favourite things to do in Hannover:
- A visit to the Herrenhausen Gardens
- A boat trip on the Maschsee
- Drink a Lüttje Lage (a glass of dark beer and a schnaps)
- Enjoy a Kanzlerplatte (famous Currywurst and French fries)
- A visit to the Hannover Zoo
- A stroll over the many flea markets
- Join the Holi Farbrausch (get coloured in September)
- City life
Sea Life Hannover
It's easy to eat well in Hannover with cuisines from around the world. There are over eight hundred restaurants available in the state capital of Lower Saxony. Lower Saxony’s traditional cuisine is strong and hearty, regional and phenomenal. Hearty dishes such as Calenberger Pfannenschlag or Hanoverian tongue ragout as well as fine asparagus from the fields around Burgdorf in the northeast of Hannover or fine eel from the Steinhuder Meer in the west are traditional Hanoverian delicacies, as well as homemade chocolate truffles from Güse or the sweet Welfenspeise as a tribute to the former Kingdom of Hannover.
The 14th century market church is situated on a market square directly in the old town and is a historical testament to Northern Germany's Gothic brick architecture.
Hannover has gained a reputation as a city of art and museums through exclusive exhibits and spectacular exhibitions. Museums in the Hannover Area offer a hands-on cultural and historical experience, be it art, technology, history or treasures from exotic cultures and from nature, be it international household names or smaller establishments. In the capital of the state, culture has always played a central role.
Hannover State Theater
Hannover State Theater leads the way for opera and drama in Germany.
Parks and Gardens
Hannover offers a varied natural and cultural environment, perfect for those who love the outdoors. From baroque to landscaped gardens there is alot to explore.
Around 13% of the Hannover region is covered by woodland (2.650 ha). The forest provides something for everyone to avoid the hectic pace and chaos of daily life. Cosy areas with benches and lawns for sunbathing, toboggan mountains and leisure and relaxation playgrounds, but also hiking, cycling and horse-riding trails for the active among us.
Weather in Hannover
There is a temperate maritime climate in Hannover. With many hours of sunshine, the city of Hannover can get pleasantly warm during summer, between May and August. Winters can be bitterly cold and damp (December-March). Throughout the year, rain is evenly distributed.
- Mar 6, Sat 6 Scattered Clouds
- Mar 7, Sun 5 Few Clouds
- Mar 8, Mon 5 Light Rain
- Mar 9, Tue 5 Light Rain
- Mar 10, Wed 3 Broken Clouds
Direct Flights to Hannover
During the Summer period Corendon Airlines will connect Hannover with the major Turkish cities Ankara, Antalya, Alanya, Kayseri, Izmir, Bodrum, Gaziantep, Adana, Diyarbakir and Samsun. For the holidaymaker Corendon Airlines offer direct flights to the Canary Islands (Fuerteventura, Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote), the Balearic Islands (Mallorca and Ibiza), to the Greek Islands (Crete, Kos and Rhodes) as well as Italy (Catania, Olbia and Lamezia Terme) and the Egyptian holiday destinations of Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh. All of the beautiful holiday destinations are bookable through the Corendon Airlines website and mobile app. You can also book through all major tour operators and travel agencies. Hannover Airport (HAJ) is Germany’s ninth largest airport with more than 6 million passengers a year. The Airport connects Hannover city with a regular rail service that takes about 15 minutes.
Choosing your Flight tickets to Hannover
When planning your stay in Hannover Corendon Airlines will offer you the best and lowest fares through our website or mobile app. Please keep your eyes open for our special deals and vouchers that Corendon Airlines offer throughout the year. The earlier you book your flights and organise your travel arrangements to Hannover the more you can secure a great stay in Hannover. To take advantage of the best prices, reserve your seat and inflight meal when making your booking to help make your journey unforgettable. All for an affordable price.
Airport and Transport
Hannover Airport is the #1 Airport in North Germany for Leisure travel offering direct services to Europe’s major holiday destinations. Hannover Airport (HAJ) is Germany’s ninth largest airport with more than 6 million passengers a year. The Airport connects Hannover city with a regular rail service that takes about 15 minutes.
Accommodation in Hannover
No matter when you come to Hanover, you'll find activities on offer to suit everyone. You will never be bored in Hanover, whether it's a shooting festival, a Maschsee festival or a Christmas fair, a flea market, a garden festival or a fireworks exhibition. After all these activities you will look forward to a relaxing stay in one of the 40 hotels in the city offering 8,357 beds and over a hundred other cheaper accommodations (Hostel, Youth Hostel, apartments and university dorms etc.) with 13,400 beds. The average price per room/night is €98. During the many fairs in Hannover this price will be higher. Hannover can offer the luxury-minded visitor one 5-Star hotel with Kastens Luisenhof being the most well-known Hotel in and around Hannover.
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