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Fritz Behrens Allee, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Europe's best city forest?

Take a bicycle and the day off. Stop at two or three beer gardens. And experience Germany's most... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2015
Peter T
State of Sao Paulo
Great place for running or biking

The forest is absolutely huge. It is a perfect place to go running or biking or even for a walk... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2015
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Fritz Behrens Allee, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Take a bicycle and the day off. Stop at two or three beer gardens. And experience Germany's most sustainable city.

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The forest is absolutely huge. It is a perfect place to go running or biking or even for a walk. There are also a few nice bars/restaurants serving beer and bratwurst inside the forest.

Thank 6franek
Reviewed 15 May 2015

This is one of Germany's most beautiful if not THE most beautiful city park. Paved and gravel walkways. The Eilenriede city forest area covers xxx sqmiles. Playgrounds and BBQ areas can be found throughout. Bicyclists will find non-cracked paved bikeways to speed up, skaters too....More

2  Thank BurkhardNagel
Reviewed 19 March 2015

I grew up near the Eilenriede and every time I get back to Hannover I stroll through that beautiful City Park! It's just as beautiful as Central Park in New York! I have so many found memories of the Eilenriede!!

3  Thank Volker W
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The headline already says it. In case you are in search of a quiet place or just trying to find some cool place in the summer. This is the place to go.

2  Thank itsafire
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Not sure how you go about reviewing an urban forest! We were here in the autumn. It's easy to walk to from the city centre, and seems to stretch for miles. Lots of trails through the woods. Quite a few joggers and cyclists so stay...More

Thank Elmore58
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Nice place for recration, green, fresh, with clean waters where you can swim. Nice restaurants all around

Thank Ana G
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Relly like it very much, nice park and cute deer animal you can pet sometimes be be careful can bite... also there is big pig in middle of park very funny alsways dirty haha

1  Thank Marco D
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Every time I am in Hannover either on business or leisure, I have to visit the Eilenriede. Normally staying at the Kleefelder Hof Hotel, it just takes 3 minutes across the main road to start jogging or running. If I have more time, I drive...More

Thank Bibibear
Reviewed 29 September 2013

I've walked it in summer heat, and I've walked the Eilenreide when my tracks in the snow would have made me easy to follow. It is a wooden area not far from Weisse Kreuz (White Cross) area near the Listermeile. You can see all at...More

1  Thank Roger D
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