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Wiesmoor is a city in the district of Aurich in the northwest of Lower Saxony. It lies on the Nordgeorgsfehnkanal and is the youngest city in the East Frisia area having been bestowed city rights on the 16th of March 2006, two days later on the 18th of March 2006, Wiesmoor celebrated the Centenary of the settlements founding. The city owes its growth to the industrialisation of the harvesting of peat from the surrounding moors. Wiesmoor holds an annual flower festival and the city is also known as the ‘Flower City’, the name originates from the large numbers of flowers which are grown in the city’s industrial greenhouse. Formerly the greenhouses were heated by waste heat from the now defunct peat burning power station which was located in the city. Wiesmoor also has the official title of a Luftkurort; tourism now plays an important role in the local economy.


Wiesmoor in Germany offers a unique experience to travellers. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Hamburg, Germany. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Hamburg for its bountiful attractions like St Michaels Church, Planten Un Blomen, Speicherstadt on your trip to Wiesmoor. Popular vacation packages of Wiesmoor are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Wiesmoor*

  • Wiesmoor: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Wiesmoor for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Wiesmoor.

    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Wiesmoor - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 100 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 87.23 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Wiesmoor

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Wiesmoor

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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