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The Red Thread

Ernst-August-Platz 8 | Hannover Tourist Office, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Great idea to get the most out of exploring.

I had heard about the Red Thread via a travel vlog and was keen to give it a go when in Hannover... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
helens2ry
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Paderborn, Germany
Excellent Way to Get to Know Hannover!

Pick up your Red Thread guide book at the tourist office or purchase the app (search Roter Faden on... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Elizabeth-Lucy
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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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Ernst-August-Platz 8 | Hannover Tourist Office, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I had heard about the Red Thread via a travel vlog and was keen to give it a go when in Hannover, as we only had a short time in the city and wanted to see and learn as much as we could. The Red...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Pick up your Red Thread guide book at the tourist office or purchase the app (search Roter Faden on the App Store). The Red Threads walking tour is a great way to see the city! Essentially there is a painted red-line on the ground throughout...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Make sure you have the guide book in case you get lost as the line is missing in a couple of places. However in getting lost you also find other interesting things. I did this twice, once on my own at a slow pace and...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Had great fun completing the red thread trail. It's a great way to see the city. The red line is missing in places but we didn't get lost as we purchased the guide book. We did have to make a detour due to building work....More

1  Thank HGB7
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I bought the app and followed the self-guided walking tour. I thought the landmarks were interesting and pretty easy to find most of the time. It would be helpful if the several sections where the paint has worn away or disappeared due to construction on...More

1  Thank Dawn461P5
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

We really enjoyed following the read thread all over Hannover. We picked upa guide book at the tourist info centre near the train station, which was very helpful.

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

If it is you first time in the city than I would suggest to follow the path. With the brochure that you can buy at the tourist information, you learn a lot about the city. We did few hours to walk the entire path because...More

1  Thank Adam_Borek
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

We bought the book for 3EUR from tourist information and really enjoyed walking around the city. We actually got lost between points 1 and 2 and some of the lines have faded in some parts but that adds to the fun! We ran into another...More

1  Thank Hezzlepops
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

We followed "The Red Thread"with a booklet that we bought in the tourist information center. It was very useful and it was an excellent way to quickly see the main landmarks of the city. Around 1.5 - 2.0 walking tour.

Thank jennycamposv
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

It's an alternative for the guided walking tours in the city. The booklet explains things about the city like a guide. Just keep an eye on the book for the pictures of the places you are looking out for. Otherwise, you may miss something.

Thank Nithish R
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