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As a tourist destination, Pollhagen in Schaumburg, Germany is perhaps not as well known as other cities and towns in the region. But anyone who makes their way here will quickly discover that this small community is definitely worth a visit.
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Attractions in Pollhagen


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Maps and trails
recommended route Difficulty moderate Stage 6
Distance 52.1 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 73 m
Descent 108 m

Westlich vorbei am Steinhuder: Wald und Jagd, ein Meer und Landestrost Vom schönen Stadthagen – Sehenswürdigkeiten finden Sie bei Etappe 5 – ...

from Olaf Boegner,   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
Pilgrim Walk · Mittelweser
Pilgrimage Route Loccum-Volkenroda
Premium content Difficulty moderate
Distance 256.4 km
Duration 68:00 h
Ascent 3,429 m
Descent 3,231 m

This pilgrimage trail connects the former Cistercian monasteries of Loccum in Lower Saxony and Volkenroda in Thuringia over a distance of almost ...

from Hanna Finkel,   Outdooractive Premium
Bike Riding · Schaumburger Land
Prince's route in the Schaumburg region
recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
Distance 52.2 km
Duration 6:00 h
Ascent 64 m
Descent 73 m

The name Fürstenroute can be traced back to the Fürstenweg (also Landwehrallee) in the Schaumburg Forest.

from Olaf Boegner,   Schaumburger Land
recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 21.4 km
Duration 5:09 h
Ascent 45 m
Descent 24 m

Von Loccum nach Volkenroda - Der Pilgerweg Loccum-Volkenroda verbindet die Zisterzienserklöster Loccum in Niedersachsen und Volkenroda in Thüringen.

from Olaf Boegner,   Schaumburger Land
recommended route Difficulty moderate Multi-stage route
Distance 421.3 km
Duration 28:45 h
Ascent 873 m
Descent 886 m

Kreidezeit und Mittelalter. Weserrenaissance bis Moderne. Erleben Sie historische Städte, Schlösser, Kirchen, Museen, Überraschungen.

from Bettina Obst,   Region Hannover
recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
Distance 120.9 km
Duration 29:35 h
Ascent 330 m
Descent 314 m

Pilgrimage means setting out and gaining distance.

from Olaf Boegner,   Schaumburger Land
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Geographically, Pollhagen is located in the north-west of Germany and belongs to the federal state of Lower Saxony. The surrounding area is characterised by rolling hills covered by dense forests. In the midst of this landscape you will find numerous historical buildings and sights.

One of the tourist highlights in Pollhagen is Bückeburg Castle, which is only a few kilometres away. Here you can not only take a look at the magnificent architecture of the baroque building, but also visit a museum or take part in a guided tour.

If you are interested in culture, you should definitely pay a visit to the local history museum. There you can learn more about the history of the region as well as about local traditions and customs. Another highlight for art lovers is the Marta Herford Art Museum - one of the most important museums of contemporary art in the whole of Germany.

But Pollhagen also has a lot to offer in the way of culinary delights: Whether regional specialities such as kale with pinkel or international dishes - here everyone will find something to their taste.

For outdoor fans there are also many possibilities: In summer, for example, a canoe trip on the river Weser or a hike along the Weser mountains is a good idea. In winter, on the other hand, the nearby skiing area on the Bückeberg is an attraction.

And what do you do in Pollhagen when it rains? Then a visit to the Hufeland Therme thermal baths is a good idea - here you can escape the rain outside in warm temperatures and a relaxed atmosphere.

All in all, Pollhagen is a destination known for its picturesque landscape, cultural highlights and culinary delights. Whether as a day trip or a longer stay - this Travel Guide shows: it is definitely worth it!

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