Fabulous food, fun activities and interesting attractions are a few reasons that Emsland is a perfect choice for your next holiday. There are a number of kid-friendly attractions as well, making Emsland a good choice for families. A holiday rental home in Emsland will put you close to many of the most popular attractions and activities and will quickly feel like your home away from home.
Emsland is home to some lovely scenery. If you enjoy activities in the out of doors then there are plenty of ways to enjoy it. Consider participating in an organised cycling tour. If you don’t have your bike with you, many tour companies will have some for rent. There are plenty of wonderful hiking trails around Emsland as well. Spend a day getting pampered at a nearby spa or consider a wine tasting tour or a visit to a local brewery.
If you are travelling with children then you will be happy to learn that there are several family-friendly attractions within a short drive of Emsland. The Snow Dome is an attraction that allows you to participate in various snow related activities no matter the season. There are activities that are appropriate for most ages and skill levels. Hannover’s Adventure Zoo is not your typical zoo. In addition to the more than 3,000 animals on display, this zoo has many very special activities such as underwater tours, animal shows and special winter events such as Santa’s sleigh and an ice skating rink. Attend some of the feeding shows and watch animals such as giraffes, rhinos and elephants up close as they eat their lunch or dinner.
In Emsland, both winter and summer tend to be mild when compared to some other locations in Germany. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between 0° and 3° C and the average highs are between 3° and 5° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 2° and 7° C and the highs are between 11° and 16° C. The summer brings average lows of 12° to 13° C and average highs of 18° to 20° C. There are several rainy days each month and in the winter snow is quite a common site.
The closest airport to Emsland is Bremen Airport (BRE), which is about 110 km away. The closest ferry is in Emden, located 105 km away. There is a railway station just a short drive from Emsland. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.