Tourist-Information Bad Essen
Bad Essen - the VarusRegion health spa. Bad Essen is situated in the midst of the Nature Park Terra Vita of the "Osnabrücker Land" at the German Framework Road. The historic centre of the village with a church square, the old water mill and the "Meierhof" is characterised by a comfortable atmosphere. The location is ideal for hiking, e.g. on the "Diva-Walk" in the midst of the forest. A bicycle route network through meadows and fields leads to the Castle Ippenburg, the stage for international festivals and garden exhibitions, and to the Castle Hünnefeld with a castle museum. Besides history and a countryside atmosphere, interesting events are offered: the Hünnefeld Court Theatre, the "Obertonfestival", the Ippenburger Castle and Garden Festival, the Historic Market, Sheep Shelter and the "Himmel und Erde" (heaven and earth) festival. With the "Bad Essener Golf variations" you can play a comfortable round of golf at the GC Gut Arenshorst and the GC Varus.