Town of Alfeld
Visit also Alfeld’s town centre. On the course of the river Leine, Alfeld is an ideal starting point for walking and cycling tours in Leinebergland, the mountainous landscape of the Leine. In the old town, you will fi nd historic buildings from 750 years of town history. The expansive pedestrian zone, with the opened up course of the Warne and the historic market place, is an attractive magnet for young and old and an invitation for you to stroll and rest.
The Leine-Heide-Cycle Track combines varied landscapes and towns. On the path of 413 km from Leinefelde to Hamburg the older and newer history of the region ist presented. The Leine has its source in Leinefelde, where the tours starts. On your way to Hannover you pass lovely half-timbered houses in the town of Einbeck and Gronau. Moreover you can take a break at the UNESCO World Heritge Site Fagus Factory in Alfeld. In the capital of Lower Saxony, Hannover, you should enjoy a visit in the Herrenhausen Gardens and at the Maschsee.