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Waterful experience

If you are in Kassel on a Wednesday or Sunday, you HAVE to see Wasserspiele. It's a great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Henriette M
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Aarhus, Denmark
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Nice view to the city and park

You need to take a lot of stairs up to see the view. But it is worth it. The stairs are... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Adiazi
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Goettingen, Germany
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Bergpark Wilhelmshohe | Bad Wilhelmshöhe, 34131 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Kassel on a Wednesday or Sunday, you HAVE to see Wasserspiele. It's a great experience, even though they are renovating.

Thank Henriette M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Is there a time of year when tourist sites in Europe AREN'T covered in scaffolding? It literally looked like EVERYTHING here was being built there were so many cranes and scaffolding and construction going on. The restoration timeline posted as you entered from the parking...More

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

You need to take a lot of stairs up to see the view. But it is worth it. The stairs are comfortable. Though there is a water way in between, i heard the water is in it on Sundays.

Thank Adiazi
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

When in Kassel-> this is a must see/ do!!! The park lies nicely on a hill side. The Wasserkuenste are an absolute must see once in town. Usually running only on Wed. & Sun. with a highlight of being illuminated every 1st Saturday evening of...More

1  Thank Heiko S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Didn't see, but no doubt spectacular. Shuttle bus runs to the statue ONLY on waterworks days, otherwise you have to walk.

Thank obsoperator
Reviewed 12 September 2017

It is kind of a long climb up the many stairs alongside the ''Wasserkuenste" (water arts), but you will be rewarded by a magnificent view of Kassel if you walk up to the end. By the way, it is quite a good cardio exercise if...More

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Excellent place. Amazing feel of nature and an amazing view of the city and the part from the place.

Thank AzadAjay
Reviewed 26 August 2017

A pleasant but quite extensive walk uphill took us from the #1 tramway stop to the picture shown here, with the Wilhelmshöhe park extending downwards. Even for handicapped (i.e., walking with a cane), well to manage. At the bottom, there is a nice café for...More

3  Thank JWG_080353
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The Wasserkuenste (or 'Wasserspiele') are the centerpiece of their Bergpark. Designed some 3 centuries ago the Park and water arrangements are so unique that they were declared a UNESCO world cultural heritage a few years back. Cascades, aqueduct, waterfalls, fountains, just fantastic. The Wasserkuenste are...More

Thank Barnskybeat
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a nice stroll through the park with the family. Nice views, great forest and waterworks. We missed the actual fountains and waterfalls since this is only on sunday, monday and holidays around 15:00.

1  Thank Thomas v
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