There are plenty of places to see and visit around Gifhorn. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Gifhorn is a region where 20
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The Gifhorner Heide is also affectionately called Gifhorner Switzerland because of the small hills and valleys. Especially in the evening with the play of light from the setting sun, an imposing play of colors in the landscape!
In order to prevent the leakage of an entire sewerage system in case of damage, safety gates are installed in the canal at Wasbüttel (km 0.97), Osloß (km 9.72), Wieren (km 56.32) and Erbstorf (km 103.72).
The former salt road ran from west of Lüneburg via Gifhorn to Braunschweig! Napoleon's henchmen are said to have built the Napoleonic bridge there, but it is believed that the bridge is even considerably older!