General information

With the following notes we would like to give our website visitors a simple overview of what happens to your (personal) data when you visit our website. Personal data is all data that personally identifies you. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy listed under this text.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?

Data entered on this website are processed by us, the Weserbergland Tourismus e.V. Our contact details can be found below or in the imprint of this website.

How do we collect your data?

Your data essentially reaches us by voluntarily communicating it to us. This may be e.g. to handle your address data, which you enter into the form provided for ordering brochures. Further data are not collected by us explicitly.

Other data is collected automatically when visiting the website through our IT systems. These are above all technical data (for example Internet browser, operating system or time of the page request). This information is collected automatically by server and analytics services when you enter our website. These data are usually not personalized. Also, we do not match the technical data with the data entered directly by you.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected in order to be able to process your inquiries addressed to us at your express request. For example, we need your postal address to send you brochures by post and therefore ask them in the appropriate form. If you require a telephone consultation, you can tell us your telephone number. Further personal data are not needed for the dispatch of the brochure and therefore not collected by us.

If you are unsure about the security of the Internet transmission of your data, you can order brochures items from us by phone or by post.

Additional data can be used to analyze your user behavior. We use this data to continually adapt our website to user preferences in order to constantly improve the usability of the website for our partners and customers. These data are taken from analysis services such as Google Analytics, these data are not personalized and therefore can not be traced back to a specific user

What rights do you have regarding your data?

By the GDPR and the new BDSG you have the right from 25.05.2018 at any time free of charge to obtain information about your stored personal data. You also have a right to request the correction, blocking or deletion of this data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint. In addition, according to the new data protection laws, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. But we point out here that we save any personal data other than your contact information.

Analysis tools and third-party tools

When you visit our website, your surfing behavior can be statistically evaluated. This happens mainly with cookies and with so-called analysis programs. The analysis of your surfing behavior is anonymous. Your behavior can not be traced back to you. It is possible to contradict this analysis or to prevent it by the certain settings. Details can be found in this Privacy Policy under the heading "Third Party Modules and Analysis Tools".

2. General information and mandatory information

data protection

The Weserbergland Tourismus e.V. takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and according to the GDPR, the BDSG and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, different personal data will be collected for the purpose of article 6 of the GDPR. Personal information is information that personally identifies you.

This Privacy Policy explains why we collect what information and what we use that information for.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Note to the responsible person

The responsible data processing unit on this website is:

Weserbergland Tourismus e.V.

Deisterallee 1

31785 Hamelin

Telephone: +49 5151 - 93 000



Revocation of your consent to data processing

Many data processing operations are possible only with your express consent, e.g. by informing us of your address details. The valid data protection laws give you the opportunity to revoke an already given consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation. We point out that after revocation we may not be able to perform certain services, such as sending out a brochure to you.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In the case of violations of data protection law, the user of these websites has the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. Responsible supervisory authority in data protection questions is the State Data Protection Commissioner of Lower Saxony, whose contact data can be taken from the following link:;jsessionid=49D830CB4A57CFEB878A918A6258B30B.1_cid319

Right to data portability


You have the right to have data that we process on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract, in itself or to a third party in a standard, machine-readable format. If you require the direct transfer of data to another person in charge, this will only be done to the extent technically feasible.

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses for security reasons and to protect the transmission e.g. personal data, such as your address in the case of orders or requests that you send to us as a site operator, an SSL or. TLS encryption. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from "http: //" to "https: //" and the lock symbol in your browser line.

If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.

Information, blocking, deletion

You have the right to free information on your stored personal data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and, if necessary, a right to rectification, blocking or deletion of this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

Contradiction against advertising mails

As part of the imprint obligation, our contact details are also mentioned on this website. The use of this published contact data for the transmission of not expressly requested by us offers, information materials and advertising is hereby contradicted. In the case of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails or by post, we reserve the right to take appropriate legal action.

3. Data collection on our website


Some of our websites use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit. You can delete these cookies at any time in your browser.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and enable the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process are processed on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR saved. A legitimate interest in the storage of cookies by us is because they are necessary for the technically error-free and optimized provision of our services.

If you want to avoid this, we recommend giving orders by phone if necessary. For cookies that are stored to analyze your surfing behavior, there are separate versions in this privacy policy.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to the provider. These are:


    Browser type and browser version

    used operating system

    Referrer URL

    Host name of the accessing computer

    Time of the server request

    IP address


A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. Also, these data are neither used nor further processed by us.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or pre-contractual measures.

contact form

If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. Passing the data to e.g. Local tourist information is only given in exceptional cases, if this is necessary for the further processing of the request.

The processing of the data entered into the contact form is therefore exclusively based on your consent (Art. 6 (1) lit. GDPR). You can revoke this consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail to us is sufficient. The legitimacy of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation, your request will be deleted immediately after a revocation and will not be processed further.

The data entered by you in the contact form remains with us until the purpose for the data storage is omitted. Thus, personal data on requests for completed processing of your request will be deleted promptly. Should you request the deletion during this process or object to the further use of your data, we will request this descendants, your request will then no longer be answered.

Processing data (customer and contract data)

We collect, process and use personal data only insofar as this is necessary for activities that are necessary for our corporate purpose of tourist information. This procedure is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or precontractual measures. We collect, process and use personal data on the use of our website (usage data) only anonymously, and only to the extent necessary to enable the user to use the service or to continually optimize the user interface.

The collected customer data will be deleted after completion of the order or termination of the business relationship. Legal retention periods remain unaffected.


Data transfer at the conclusion of the contract for services and digital content


We transfer personal data to third parties only if this is necessary in the context of the contract, such as specific booking inquiries to the responsible booking office in the member area of ​​the Weserbergland Tourismus e.V.

A further transmission of the data does not take place or only if you have expressly consented to the transmission. A transfer of your data to third parties without explicit consent, such as for advertising purposes, does not occur.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR.

4. Analysis tools and advertising

Google Analytics

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

Google Analytics cookies are stored on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest in the analysis of user behavior ensures that our websites can be adapted to the wishes of our guests in the future as well.

IP anonymization

We have activated the function IP anonymization on this website. As a result, your IP address will be truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to transmission to the United States. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by Google in the context of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data provided by Google and will not be used by Weserbergland Tourismus e.V.

Browser plugin

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software. If you use this function, it may happen that not all website functions can be used problem-free. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install:

Opposition to data collection

You can prevent the collection of your data from 25.05.2018 by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site:

Disable Google Analytics


For more information on how to handle user data on Google Analytics, see the Google Privacy Policy:

Demographics in Google Analytics

This website uses the demographics feature of Google Analytics. As a result, reports can be produced that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This data can not be assigned to a specific person. You can disable this feature at any time through the ad settings in your Google Account, or generally prohibit the collection of your data by Google Analytics as outlined in the section "Opposition to Data Collection".

5. Plugins and Tools


Our website uses plugins from the Google-powered YouTube page. Site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

When you visit one of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube. It tells the YouTube server which of our pages you've visited.

If you're logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube will be able to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

The use of YouTube is an attractive representation of our online services, which by Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR is allowed.

For details on how to handle user information, please refer to the YouTube Privacy Policy at


This site uses the services of Outdooractive through an API and FlexView technology. Provider is the Outdooractive GmbH, Missener Str. 18, 87509 Immenstadt im Allgäu, Germany.

To use the functions of Outdooractive, it may be necessary to save your IP address and usage data. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Outdooractive takes place in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers and an easy findability of the places, tours and POIs on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

For further information on the handling of user data by Outdooractive see the privacy statement of Outdooractive:

Intobis Incomingsoft

This page incorporates the software system IncomingSoft via iframe. Provider is the INTOBIS GmbH & Co. KG, Daisendorfer Strasse 34 a, 88709 Meersburg

Intobis Incomingsoft collects and processes your address data for the purpose of ordering prospectuses. The data is stored centrally on the servers of INTOBIS GmbH in the Incomingsoft system.

In order to use the functions of Intobis, it may be possible to do this beyond the contact data you entered directly, e.g. Your IP address and usage data will be stored as part of Intobis server log files. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Intobis Incomingsoft takes place in the interest of an appealing presentation of our free brochures and easy ordering of these products. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

INTOBIS GmbH is responsible for data security on your servers. For further information about the handling of user data by Intobis please refer to the privacy policy of Intobis.