The mixture of old half-timbered houses and modern architecture make Göttingen so attractive. The market square with the Gänseliesel fountain form the heart of the city. From the cafés you can enjoy the hustle and bustle and go on a shopping tour yourself. The pedestrian zone with its small stores starts directly at the market place. Throughout the city you will encounter colorful half-timbered houses, the ones in the Jüdenstraßen being especially beautifully decorated with carvings. In any case, you must pay a visit to the Jacobi Church. The foundation of the church was built in the 14th century, but the tower with the baroque dome was built in 1696.
Where is Göttingen?Göttingen is a German city in the southeast of the federal state of Lower Saxony, around 95 km south of the state capital Hannover. There are about 119.000 inhabitants living in Göttingen.
Weather in Göttingen
Der Wetterbericht für Göttingen am 24.03.2023: Ganztägig veränderliches Wetter. Zeitweise kann es regnen bei 11 bis 12 Grad und mäßigem Wind aus Süd bis Südwest. tagsüber wird durchschnittlich eine Temperatur von 8 °C erreicht, nachts kühlen die Temperaturen auf bis zu -2 °C ab.
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