Sheraton Hanover Pelikan Hotel

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Pelikanplatz 31, Hannover, D-30177, Germany   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: +49 511 9093 0   •   legal notice  


Leisure Activities - What to do in Hanover?


Where one upon a time Pelikan used to produce its famous pens...

Whether you are traveling on leisure or on business, Hanover caters to just any need. Sheraton Hanover Pelikan Hotel is located just a few minutes from the city center of Hanover, in the building of the former Pelikan fountain-pen factory.

Your perfect weekend in Hanover - don't miss out on a guided walking tour in Hanover! You are looking for something special? How about a guided Segway tour? Your tour guide offers all kind of information and entertaining facts about the city.

Must-See Places in Hanover

  • Opera House
  • Old and New Town Hall
  • Herrenhausen Gardens

Your Weekend may look like

  • Go shopping in the city
  • Visiting the Berggarten
  • Explore Marienburg Castle

Leisure & sport activities

  • Eilenriede Europe's largest city forest
  • Water sports at the Maschsee
  • Sea Life Hanover

Hanover Activities

Explore Hanover

Shopping, Sightseeing, Sailing or Jogging, Inline-Skating or simply going for a walk - Hannover offers a rich selection of different leisure activities.

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What's Nearby

  1. Opera House
  2. Sea Life Hanover
  3. Herrenhäuser Gärten
  4. Market Hall
  5. Maschsee
  6. Neues Rathaus
  7. Old Town Hanover
  8. Schloss Marienburg
  9. Zoo Hanover
  10. Lower Saxony State Museum
  11. Old Town Hall
  12. Sprengel Museum
  13. Kröpcke Hannover - Shopping

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Get ready to go! First the tour leads along the "Red Thread", which reaches 4.2 km across the city and runs along the most important sights. After a short while you'll reach the old city center with its narrow lanes and ancient frameworks. Besides great shopping opportunities you'll find many cafes and the oldest townhouse from 1566, as well as the Kreuzkirche, Hanover's oldest church.


Hanover has so much more to offer! A next stop on your tour through Hanover is the Maschsee, an ideal destination for sports enthusiasts and those who are looking for recreation. Maschsee offers activities for everyone: sailing, canoeing, pedal boat cruising and of course running and skating along the shore. In the summer, the lake hosts the Maschseefestival, the biggest open air festival in northern Germany.


Now you'll get a little rest at Herrenhausen Gardens, which you definitely shouldn't miss on your tour through Hanover. Besides rest and recreation, there is a lot to discover in the Great Garden, pleasant-scented Hill Garden and George Garden. Many small restaurants and cafes offer refreshments for your break. You also shouldn't miss when the word's best pyrotechnic artists deliver spectacular fireworks at the famous International Fireworks Competition.