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Kassel sights

Kassel Germany

The city of Kassel in Germany may not be on everyone's radar when they think of excursions or holidays. However, there are many sights and activities in Kassel that are worth visiting. That's why we present you some Kassel Germany sights here.



Experience Kassel sights

Discover Kassel sights such as the trick fountains in Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe by following the tips below. First of all, you should be there early to avoid the rush. In addition, it is worth booking a guided tour to get all the interesting information about the history and importance of the park. If you get hungry, there are numerous restaurants in Kassel that are suitable for a break. For example, we recommend the Schillers restaurant, which impresses with its varied cuisine and cozy ambience. In addition, there are many other activities in the city, such as the Museum for Sepulchral Culture or the Grimm World Kassel, which are worth a visit. All in all, a trip to these sights in Kassel is definitely worth it.


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Baroque water features
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What can you do in Kassel?

If you are looking for things to do in Kassel, then you should definitely visit the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe. Here you can not only admire the Kassel trick fountains, but also enjoy the beautiful nature on a tour of the park. If you want to learn more about the history and the park, we recommend booking a guided tour. In order to be able to make the most of all leisure activities in Kassel, it is best to get a travel guide for the city. With this you are well prepared for your visit to the city and can optimally explore all the highlights and sights.

Kassel city center

  • Museum of Sepulchral Culture
  • Grimworld

Explore Kassel on a city tour

If you want to discover even more of Kassel, then you should definitely do a city tour. Here you not only have the opportunity to get to know the city itself, but also to visit the various parks in Kassel. There are even three different city tours to choose from for single travelers:

  • Historical Kassel
  • After-work culture and enjoyment – ​​in the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
  • Art in Kassel (documenta works of art)

You can find more information on this Website.

Detailed information about Kassel sights and activities can be found in the articles above.


Excursions from Kassel Baumkronenweg Edersee

Excursions in Kassel and the surrounding area

For example, we suggest the following excursion destinations from Kassel:

Questions and answers about Kassel sights

What are the most famous sights in Kassel?

There are many sights in Kassel, but the most famous are the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe with the Kassel trick fountains, the Wilhelmshöhe Castle and the Fridericianum Museum.

Is it worth booking a guided tour of Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe?

Yes, a tour of the mountain park is definitely worth it. In this way you will learn more about the history and the importance of the park and can enjoy the Kassel trick fountains and other attractions even better.

Where can you go to eat well in Kassel?

There are many restaurants and cafés in Kassel that offer something for every taste. Café Nenninger is one of the recommended addresses.

Which sights in Kassel are also suitable for families with children?

The Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe with the Kassel trick fountains, the natural history museum Ottoneum and the Grimm World Kassel are interesting for families with children. There is a lot to discover and experience here.

What are the opening hours of the Kassel sights?

The opening times of Kassel sights may vary depending on the time of year and the day of the week. It is advisable to check the exact opening times before visiting and to book tickets in advance if necessary.

Travel guide to Kassel Germany attractions

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Monika Fuchs

Monika Fuchs and Petar Fuchs are the authors and publishers of the Slow Travel and Enjoyment travel blog TravelWorldOnline Traveller. You have been publishing this blog since 2005. TravelWorldOnline has been online since 2001. Your topics are Trips to Savor and wine tourism worldwide and Slow Travel. During her studies, Monika Fuchs spent some time in North America, where she traveled to the USA and Canada - sometimes together with Petar Fuchs - and spent a research year in British Columbia. This strengthened her thirst for knowledge, which she pursued for 6 years Adventure Guide for Rotel Tours and then for 11 years as Study tour guide for Studiosus Reisen tried to breastfeed all over the world. She constantly expanded her travel regions, but curiosity still gnawed at her: “What is beyond the horizon? What else is there to discover in this city? Which people are interesting here? What do you eat in this region?” These are the questions she is now trying to answer as a freelance travel journalist (her articles have appeared in DIE ZEIT, 360° Canada, 360° USA, etc.), among others. travel writer and travel blogger answers in many countries around the world. Petar Fuchs produces the videos on this blog as well as on YouTube. Monika Fuchs from TravelWorldOnline is below Germany's top 50 bloggers in 2021 Other Information about Monika and Petar Fuchs. Recommendations on LinkedIn from tourism experts Further recommendations from cooperation partners and tourism experts Professional experience Monika on LinkedIn