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Ernst-August-Platz 8 | Hannover Tourist Office, 30159, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 511 12345111
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

What a great way to see a walking tour. We picked up the map from the info booth and map and we followed the red line. It was fun and interesting. Well worth the tour.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WendyE1026
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I tried The Red Thread in addition to a Hop on Hop off bus ticket as I had limited time in Hannover (3 days) and I wanted something to do that allowed exploration at my own pace as well as a safe route by which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Starting from opposite the main station the tour takes in most of the city centre sights. The really great thing is that you can stop and start at will; have a coffee brak; find a toilet etc We did both of these, but the real...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I had heard about the Red Thread via a travel vlog and was keen to give it a go when in Hannover, as we only had a short time in the city and wanted to see and learn as much as we could. The Red...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Thingshelenloves
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Pick up your Red Thread guide book at the tourist office or purchase the app (search Roter Faden on the App Store). The Red Threads walking tour is a great way to see the city! Essentially there is a painted red-line on the ground throughout...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Elizabeth-Lucy
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Make sure you have the guide book in case you get lost as the line is missing in a couple of places. However in getting lost you also find other interesting things. I did this twice, once on my own at a slow pace and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kiwi5
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Had great fun completing the red thread trail. It's a great way to see the city. The red line is missing in places but we didn't get lost as we purchased the guide book. We did have to make a detour due to building work....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank HGB7
Reviewed February 17, 2017

I bought the app and followed the self-guided walking tour. I thought the landmarks were interesting and pretty easy to find most of the time. It would be helpful if the several sections where the paint has worn away or disappeared due to construction on...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Dawn461P5
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We really enjoyed following the read thread all over Hannover. We picked upa guide book at the tourist info centre near the train station, which was very helpful.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank expat_egb
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

If it is you first time in the city than I would suggest to follow the path. With the brochure that you can buy at the tourist information, you learn a lot about the city. We did few hours to walk the entire path because...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Adam_Borek
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