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Maschsee, Hannover

4.5
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. Maschsee is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Hannover Edition.
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  • This is where you can stroll around the lake, have lunch or enjoy a beer in one of the cafes, make a family picnic on the grass. For water lovers, you can rent a pedal boat and swim on the lake.
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  • Enjoy the beautiful Mashsee with an ice cream and maybe a pedal boat excursion. A must for anyone who wants to get to know Hanover.
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  • Great spot to go for a walk or to rent a paddle or rowing boat.
  • Very nice
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