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Welcome to Petershagen, a beautiful destination in north-eastern Germany. Situated between the Weserbergland and the Middle Weser region, the town offers a unique blend of nature, culture and history.
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Attractions in Petershagen


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Maps and trails
Premium content Difficulty difficult
Distance 1,221.3 km
Duration 86:00 h
Ascent 4,260 m
Descent 3,510 m

The D-Route 9 follows the Weser Cycle Route and the Romantic Road for over 1200 km from Cuxhaven to Füssen.

from Wiebke Hillen,   Outdooractive Premium
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 40.3 km
Duration 2:40 h
Ascent 19 m
Descent 113 m

Geschichten von der Kreidezeit und von 1000 Jahren Regentschaft.

from Marie Witte,   Region Hannover
recommended route Difficulty easy Open
Distance 26.5 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 51 m
Descent 51 m

Experience the places that Wilhelm Busch has captured in his drawings and paintings.

from Olaf Boegner,   Schaumburger Land
recommended route Difficulty easy Stage 4
Distance 58.3 km
Duration 3:58 h
Ascent 16 m
Descent 33 m

Die vierte Etappe führt Radler von Minden über Petershagen, Stolzenau und Landesbergen bis in die Spargel-Stadt Nienburg. Sie hat eine Länge von ...

Weser-Radweg Infozentrale
Long-Distance Hiking · Weserbergland
Weser-Radweg - Etappe von Hameln nach Minden
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 84 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 80 m
Descent 99 m

Tagesetappe des Weser-Radwegs von der märchenhaften Rattenfängerstadt Hameln bis ins merk-würdige Minden, vorbei am Staatsbad Bad Oeynhausen und ...

from Teutoburger Wald Tourismus - Fachbereich der OWL GmbH,   Teutoburger Wald
recommended route Difficulty easy Multi-stage route
Distance 517.7 km
Duration 35:35 h
Ascent 413 m
Descent 545 m

Der Weser-Radweg verläuft entlang des gleichnamigen Flusses von Hann. Münden bis nach Cuxhaven. Weite Strecken sind beidseitig der Weser befahrbar.

from Weser-Radweg Infozentrale,   Weser-Radweg Infozentrale
Bike Riding · Minden-Luebbecke
LandArt-Route 1 - Petershagen
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 64.7 km
Duration 4:20 h
Ascent 101 m
Descent 101 m

Fahren Sie auf der LandArt-Route zu zahlreichen LandArt-Stationen und entdecken sie deren individuelles Angebot und spannende Geschichten.

from Mühlenkreis Minden-Lübbecke,   Teutoburger Wald
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The geographical location of Petershagen is particularly attractive: the town lies at the confluence of the Weser and Lahde rivers and is surrounded by picturesque forests, green hills and idyllic river courses. The region is particularly well known for its numerous cycling and hiking trails as well as for the popular Weser Cycle Path.

The Petershagen Castle with its impressive baroque garden and the Old Synagogue Museum, which commemorates the Jewish history of the region, provide cultural highlights. The Möllenbeck Monastery also invites you to visit - here you can not only admire historic buildings but also sample regional products such as beer or liqueur.

The regular events in Petershagen are also a special highlight: In summer, the traditional straw puppet festival attracts thousands of visitors, while in winter the romantic Christmas market on the market square invites you to linger.

Culinary Petershagen also has a lot to offer - hearty dishes such as kale with pinkel or labskaus are particularly popular here. Those with a sweet tooth should definitely try the famous "Petershagener Windbeutel" (Petershagen cream puffs)!

But this region also offers plenty of outdoor activities: in summer you can go canoeing or swimming, while in winter the nearby ski resorts invite you to enjoy winter sports.

And what to do if it rains? How about a visit to the Wesertherme - a modern thermal bath with sauna landscape and wellness offers. Or visit the Petershagen cultural centre, which regularly hosts exhibitions and concerts.

Total: Petershagen is definitely worth a visit! Whether you are a nature lover, a culture lover or an active holidaymaker - everyone gets their money's worth here. With this travel guide you now have all the important information for a successful stay in Petershagen at hand.

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Storchenroute Petershagen by Rolf
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Destinations in Petershagen


Parts of this content were machine translated using German as the source language