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Maschsee, Hannover

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Water Body · Nature / Park
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Maschsee, an artificial, 78 hectare (193 acre) lake, provides a picturesque setting for walking, bicycling, or skating on the 6 km (3.7 mi) of pathways around its banks. Look for some of the notable works of art on the northern side of the lake, such as the 6 m (19.7 ft)steel sculpture "Hellebardier" by Alexander Calder. You can also try your hand at several waters sports, such as sailing, rowing, windsurfing, and swimming. Stop for a German beer at one of the lakeside restaurants. PutMaschsee into our Hannover day trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • I enjoyed very much my time spent at Maschsee although weather was not the best for outdoor activities. It is an artificial lake in a walking distance from the city center, suitable for all possible.....  more
    I enjoyed very much my time spent at Maschsee although weather was not the best for outdoor activities. It is an artificial lake in a walking distance from the city center, suitable for all possible.....  more »
  • It’s close to a famous museum and a great monument in Hannover. Perfect for walking, jogging and riding bike. 
    It’s close to a famous museum and a great monument in Hannover. Perfect for walking, jogging and riding bike.  more »
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  • Man made lake, pretty nice view.
  • Beautiful to see, nice to run or just ride around.

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