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? Hanover offers ideal conditions and the electric scooters are easy to handle. Your tourguide offers all kind of information and entertaining facts about the city.
|After a detailed briefing you are 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. You're inpired by your Segway tour?
Hanover has a lot more to offer! Events in the city >
|Your next stop on the Segway 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 segway 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.
More events at Herrenhausen Gardens >
|Hanover Adventure Zoo is also a part of many segway tours, and is not an ordinary zoo, but a touristical highlight with an unique theme concept and seven different adventure worlds. How about visiting the 3.000 animals on a boat ride on Sambesi river or a trip trough Canada's Yukon Bay?
Discover more about the Hanover Adventure Zoo >
|You're leaving the Zoo behind and your Segway tour continues - Hanover's green lung is waiting for you!
The biggest urban forest 'Elenriede' offers a comfortable path network, that provides generous numbers of benches, lovely ponds, sunbathing lawns and children's palygrounds and is also only a short walk from the hotel.
These are just a few of many sights you'll discover on your Segway tour through Hanover. Needless to say, there are a lot more ways to discover Hanover on a Seway.
Of course Sheraton Hanover Pelikan Hotel is glad to assist you in finding and booking the right tour for you!
Marksmen's Fair Hanover
4th until 13th July 2014
The world's largest Marksmen's Festival which is one of the most attended public festivals in Germany, offers racy fairground rides and party enjoyment for young and old.
Maschsee festival 2014
30. July until 17. August 2014
In 2014 Maschsee festival in Hanover already takes place for the 28th time. A large variety of fun offers are planned and there will be sufficient action for everyone: cabarets and Children´s Theater, free concerts, exciting sport games and events transform the “Maschsee” to a meeting point for the whole town. Of course culinary doesn't come up short, as there are stalls and beer gardens for everyone´s taste.
Easter walk through the Herrenhausen Gardens
20th April 2014
Enjoy a great family day with your loved ones during Easter in the Herrenhausen Gardens. Discover the recently bloomed spring flours, flower beds arranged in the baroque style as well as the Easter bunnies distributing sweeties.
23rd International Fireworks Competition
17th May, 31st May, 23rd August, 6th September and 20th September 2014
International art of fireworks is displayed on five evenings between May and September, when the world's best pyrotechnicians demonstrate their skills and make the sky above the Herrenhausen Gardens shine in the brightest colours to matching music.
"Small Festival in the Great Garden"
9th until 27th July 2014
Unforgettable theater performances, fireworks, and goblins, elves and fantasy creatures are waiting for you at this magical event in the Great Garden.