Dransfeld is located northeast of Hann. Münden and lies at the foothills of the Bramwald. First mentioned in a document in 960, Dransfeld can look back on a history of more than 1050 years. Dransfeld offers motorhome travellers excellent camping sites. In addition, the member municipality of Jühnde is Germany's first bioenergy village.
The Hohe Hagen (508 m) in the Dransfeld municipal forest is a mountain of volcanic origin and one of the highest mountains in the Münden Nature Park. Hiking trails, open-air pools, a forest swimming pool or designated areas for naturism are attractions for holidaymakers. With the bioenergy village of Jühnde, the joint municipality of Dransfeld is in the focus of those who want to learn about regenerative energy.