Stader Hansehafen, © STADE Tourismus-GmbH / Martin Elsen
© STADE Tourismus-GmbH / Martin Elsen

Cities in Lower Saxony


From the Harz mountains across the heathland to the North Sea, there are spectacular cities and places to visit. These places couldn’t be more different and yet have one thing in common: each of them is an absolute gem.

The towns and cities of Lower Saxony often exude idyllic, and sometimes maritime, charm. Some of them are sure to leave a lasting impression. Experience the enchantingly romantic atmosphere of the historic Old Towns, the vibrant hustle and bustle of Lower Saxony’s major cities and immerse yourself in the various shades of blue in the harbour towns.

Would you like to experience something new or see well-known spots in a different light? You'll be surprised how much there is to explore. Learn first-hand about the vibrant history of towns and cities where past meets present, with impressive culture, tantalising taste experiences, action-packed adventures and relaxing retreats, and enjoy the little unexpected encounters that often become memories you will never forget.

Impressions of the cities in Lower Saxony