Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Gifhorn

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Gifhorn. This city's canoeing, boating and lake draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Gifhorn

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gifhorn a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • International Wind and Watermill Museum (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Volkswagen Autostadt Complex (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Otter Center (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gifhorn

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gifhorn. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tankumsee GmbH (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Naturschutzgebiet Riddagshausen (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Heywood Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Peine City Park (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gifhorn

The nearest airport is in Hannover (HAJ), located 35.8 mi (57.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Gifhorn City Station or Gifhorn Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Gifhorn, DE?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near Gifhorn. From 14 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gifhorn for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Gifhorn?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Gifhorn. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • International Wind and Watermill Museum: 57 vacation rentals
  • Gifhorn City Station: 56 vacation rentals
  • Europaeische Freiheitsglocke: 55 vacation rentals
  • Braunschweig Central Station: 38 vacation rentals
  • Happy Rizzi House: 39 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gifhorn listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gifhorn?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 14 Houses in Gifhorn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gifhorn include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Studios: 10 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Gifhorn?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 19 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Gifhorn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.