Lower Saxony

Lower Saxony is a federal state in northwestern . It is the second largest state by area and fourth largest by population among the country's sixteen states.
Photo: Tim Rademacher, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

The is an extensive region of heath and farmland in the state of Lower Saxony which has become a popular holiday and excursion destination. Photo: AxelHH, CC BY 3.0.

is the capital of Lower Saxony in . built a huge exhibition complex for the World Expo in 2000 and has been host to several of the biggest exhibitions in the world. Photo: Pedelecs, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Eastern Friesland is a coastal region in the northwest of the federal state of Lower Saxony. Photo: 4028mdk09, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in Lower Saxony, . Photo: Ukko.de, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

contains the hilly and mountainous parts of this state, namely the Upper mountains, Weser and Leine Uplands with their respective foothills and valleys as well as the Western portion of the Eichsfeld region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a historical region in the Southeast of the state of Lower Saxony, centred around the city of . Photo: Richard Bartz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in Lower Saxony. Photo: Paradiserbeißer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The region between the and Weser rivers forms the Elbe–Weser triangle, also rendered , in northern Germany. Photo: Martina Nolte, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Lower Saxony

Latitude of center
52.8399° or 52° 50' 23.5" north
Longitude of center
9.076° or 9° 4' 33.5" east
Population
7,920,000
Abbreviation
NI
Elevation
13 metres (43 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1673514242
Geo­Names ID
2862926
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Nedersakse
  • Albanian: Saksonia e Ulët
  • Amharic: ኒደርዛክስን
  • Arabic: Niedersachsen
  • Arabic: ساكسونيا السفلى
  • Arabic: سكسونيا السفلى
  • Aragonese: Baixa Saxonia
  • Armenian: Ստորին Սաքսոնիա
  • Asturian: Baxa Saxonia
  • Aymara: Niedersachsen suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Aşağı Saksoniya
  • Bashkir: Түбәнге Саксония
  • Basque: Saxonia Beherea
  • Bavarian: Niedasaxn
  • Bavarian: Niedersachsen
  • Belarusian: Ніжняя Саксонія
  • Bengali: নিডারজাখসেন
  • Bosnian: Donja Saksonija
  • Breton: Saks-Izel
  • Bulgarian: Долна Саксония
  • Catalan: Baixa Saxònia
  • Cebuano: Lower Saxony
  • Central Kurdish: ساکسۆنیای خواروو
  • Chechen: Лаха Саксони
  • Chechen: Лахара Саксони
  • Chinese: Niedersachsen
  • Chinese: 下萨克森
  • Chinese: 下薩克森
  • Chinese: 下薩克遜
  • Chuvash: Анат Саксони
  • Cornish: Niedersachsen
  • Corsican: Bassa Sassonia
  • Corsican: Niedersachsen
  • Crimean Tatar: Aşaği Saksoniya
  • Croatian: Donja Saska
  • Croatian: Niedersachsen
  • Czech: Dolní Sasko
  • Danish: Niedersachsen
  • Dimli (individual language): Saksonya Cêrêne
  • Dutch: Nedersaksen
  • English: DE-NI
  • English: NDS
  • English: Niedersachsen
  • English: State of Lower Saxony
  • Esperanto: Malsupra Saksio
  • Estonian: Alam-Saksi
  • Finnish: Ala-Saksi
  • Finnish: Niedersachsen
  • French: Basse-Saxe
  • French: NDS
  • French: Niedersachsen
  • Galician: Baixa Saxonia - Niedersachsen
  • Galician: Baixa Saxonia
  • Georgian: ქვემო საქსონია
  • German: Britisch Niedersachsen
  • German: DE-NI
  • German: Land Niedersachsen
  • German: NDS
  • German: Niedersachsen
  • Greek: Κάτω Σαξονία
  • Gronings: Leegsaksen
  • Guarani: Guy Sahoña
  • Gujarati: લોવર સેક્સોની
  • Hakka Chinese: Hâ Saxony
  • Hausa: Hâ Saxony
  • Hebrew: סקסוניה התחתונה
  • Hindi: निचला सेक्सोनी
  • Hindi: निचला सैक्सोनी
  • Hungarian: Alsó-Szászország
  • Icelandic: Neðra-Saxland
  • Ido: Infra-Saxonia
  • Indonesian: Niedersachsen
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Basse Saxonia
  • Interlingue: Infra Saxonia
  • Irish: An tSacsain Íochtarach
  • Italian: Bassa Sassonia
  • Japanese: ニーダーザクセン州
  • Javanese: Niedersachsen
  • Kannada: ಲೋಯರ್ ಸ್ಯಾಕ್ಸೋನಿ
  • Kazakh: Төменгі Саксония
  • Kongo: Niedersachsen
  • Korean: 니더작센 주
  • Korean: 니더작센주
  • Kurdish: Niedersachsen
  • Kölsch: Needersachse
  • Ladino: Basha Sajonia
  • Latin: Saxonia Inferior
  • Latvian: Lejassaksija
  • Ligurian: Bassa Sasònia
  • Limburgan: Nedersakse
  • Lingala: Saxí-ya-Nsé
  • Literary Chinese: 下薩克森
  • Lithuanian: Žemutinė Saksonija
  • Lombard: Bàsa Sasònia
  • Low German: Land Neddersassen
  • Low German: Neddersassen
  • Low German: Nedderſaſſen
  • Low German: Nedersaksen
  • Low German: Neersassen
  • Lower Sorbian: Dolnosakska
  • Luxembourgish: Niddersachsen
  • Macedonian: Долна Саксонија
  • Malay: Niedersachsen
  • Malay: Sachsen Hilir
  • Malayalam: ലോവർ സാക്സണി
  • Manx: Niedersachsen
  • Marathi: नीडरजाक्सन
  • Marathi: नीडर जाक्सन
  • Min Nan Chinese: Niedersachsen
  • Mongolian: Доод Саксон
  • Mongolian: Доор Саксон
  • Northern Frisian: Naarersaksen
  • Northern Frisian: Niidersaksen
  • Northern Sami: Niedersachsen
  • Norwegian: Niedersachsen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Niedersachsen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Niedersachsen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Bassa Saxònia
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Niðerseaxland
  • Ossetian: Дæллаг Саксони
  • Pampanga: Lower Saxony
  • Papiamento: Niedersachsen
  • Persian: نیدرزاکسن
  • Pfaelzisch: Nidasaksä
  • Pfaelzisch: Niedersachsen
  • Piemontese: Bassa Sassònia
  • Polish: Dolna Saksonia
  • Portuguese: Baixa Saxônia
  • Portuguese: NDS
  • Portuguese: Niedersachsen
  • Pushto: نیدرزاخسن
  • Quechua: Niedersachsen
  • Romanian: Saxonia Inferioară
  • Romansh: Saxonia Inferiura
  • Russia Buriat: Доодо Саксони
  • Russian: Нидерсаксен
  • Russian: Нижняя Саксония
  • Sardinian: Bàscia Sassònia
  • Saterfriesisch: Lound Läichsaksen
  • Saterfriesisch: Läichsaksen
  • Scots: Lawer Saxony
  • Scottish Gaelic: Sagsainn Iosail
  • Scottish Gaelic: Sagsainn Ìosail
  • Serbian: Доња Саксонија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Donja Saksonija
  • Serbo-Croatian: Donja Saska
  • Serbo-Croatian: Needersachse
  • Serbo-Croatian: Niedersachsen
  • Sindhi: لوئر سئڪسني
  • Sinhala: පහල සැක්සොනි
  • Slovak: Dolné Sasko
  • Slovenian: Spodnja Saška
  • Somali: Niedersachsen
  • South Azerbaijani: نیدرزاکسن
  • Spanish: Baja Sajonia
  • Spanish: Niedersachsen
  • Swahili: Saksonia Chini
  • Swedish: Niedersachsen
  • Swiss German: Nidersachse
  • Swiss German: Niedersachsen
  • Tajik: Саксонияи Поин
  • Tamil: லோயர் சாக்ஸ்சனி
  • Tamil: லோயர் சாஸோணி
  • Tatar: Түбән Саксония
  • Telugu: లోవర్ సాక్సోనీ
  • Thai: รัฐนีเดอร์ซัคเซิน
  • Thai: รัฐโลว์เออร์แซกโซนี
  • Tosk Albanian: Niedersachsen
  • Turkish: Aşağı Saksonya
  • Twents: Neersassen
  • Ukrainian: Нижня Саксонія
  • Upper Sorbian: Delnja Sakska
  • Urdu: نیدرزاکسن
  • Uzbek: Niedersachsen
  • Uzbek: Quyi Saksoniya
  • Venetian: Sassonia Bassa
  • Venetian: Sasònia Basa
  • Vietnamese: Hạ Saxony
  • Vietnamese: Niedersachsen
  • Vlaams: Nedersaksen
  • Volapük: Dona-Saxän
  • Waray (Philippines): Niedersachsen
  • Welsh: Niedersachsen
  • Western Frisian: Nedersaksen
  • Western Panjabi: تھلواں سیکسنی
  • Wu Chinese: 下萨克森
  • Yakut: Аллараа Саксонийа
  • Yiddish: אונטער-זאקסן
  • Yiddish: נידער-זאקסן
  • Yoruba: Lower Saxony
  • Yue Chinese: 下薩克遜
  • Saksonya Jêrîn
  • Sasògna Basa
  • Tlani Saxonia

Popular Destinations in Germany

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.  

Escape to a Random Place

Canary IslandsThailand
SwitzerlandIberia
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Lower Saxony. See this page's contributions. Photo: Danapit, CC BY-SA 3.0.