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Herkules-Statue, Kassel

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Hike up more than 200 steps to reach the base of Herkules-Statue, a Kassel landmark depicting the ancient Greek demigod Hercules. From this 28.5 m (93.5 ft) high vantage point, you can admire views of the surrounding park and city. You can grab some food at the cafe at the foot of the stairs before walking up. Or, bring a picnic to enjoy in the Wilhelmshöhe Mountain Park. Using our international travel planner, Kassel attractions like Herkules-Statue can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • August 18, 2017
    ...Aber integrated and currently not surrounded by water games. Sorry, but in good weather, a direct look at the muscle man and over the city remains one after all. The best way to come is by public transport. You should choose clothing and shoes according to, what you've got before: hill walking, stairs, or just going for a walk, watch and return. Photo and binocular? Also depending on the...
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  • August 17, 2017
    This statue is visible from afar, really can barely missed. A trip here is not entirely wrong. Hercules was a great God of Mythology. An attraction that can be recommended.
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  • August 16, 2017
    My SO and I needed a break from documenta and decided to visit the Hercules Monument. It was an enjoyable walk/hike from the tram even though it was raining! Although it was pouring rain the view was ...  more »

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