- 7 days
- about 237 km
- travel code
- WHO 01
The Werra cycle path will enchant you. Experience the picturesque landscape between the Rhön and the Thuringian Forest to the three-river city of Hannoversch Münden.
The Werra winds its way from the heights of the Rennsteig, picturesquely squeezed between the Rhön and the Thuringian Forest. On their way to the Three Rivers City of Hann. Münden, where it joins the Fulda to form the Weser, visits picturesque half-timbered towns, health resorts, royal residences and famous cultural cities such as B. Eisenach with the Wartburg and the birthplace of Johann Sebastian Bach.
From Meinigen, enjoy the approx. 250 km well-developed cycle route with only a few inclines and uniform, excellent signage.
Those who would like to plan an additional day at the beginning or end of the trip (guided tours only on Saturdays) and are interested in historical technology will get their money's worth here.
Founded on March 02nd, 1914 as the main workshop of the Royal Prussian Railway Administration (KPEV), the steam locomotive works in Meiningen has now established itself as a fully functional repair shop for all types of steam locomotives of all gauges and meanwhile also for passenger and freight cars of nostalgic types on the market for maintenance services on historical locomotives Established rail vehicles.
Excellent regionrated by 6 cyclists.
As part of a mine tour, you can get to know the fascinating world of the miners. The hoisting cage takes you to a depth of 500 meters. Once you have arrived at the bottom, a seemingly endless labyrinth of routes and mining chambers awaits you, which only gives you an idea of the size of the mine field. On site you can learn interesting facts about the history, technology and development of potash mining. See the world's largest underground bucket wheel excavator and follow the trail of the legendary Reichsbank treasure in the historic gold room. The highlight of the tour at a depth of 800 meters is the crystal grotto with sparkling salt crystals of a size that is unique in the world.
The museum allows with many original machines, devices, models, photos, Filmen and computer animations a journey through more than 100 years of potash mining in the Werratal. It shows the geology of the deposit, the work of the miners underground and the potash processing above ground from the beginning to the present day and the changes in the region caused by the potash industry. The "Monte Kali", the Heringer landmark, is one of the most unusual mountains in Germany , which owes its existence to potash mining, which has shaped the region for over 100 years.
The border museum is in the original location where the German-German border was until 1989. The structure of the former border security systems can be viewed, as well as numerous military vehicles and helicopters that were used on both sides for border security. A container serves as a cinema here is an F among other thingsilm to see over the wall. Escape attempts are also reported using individual examples.
With our exclusive bike tours we offer you convenient additional services at no extra cost to make your stay as pleasant as possible. We take care of your physical, physical and mental well-being and ensure that you experience an unforgettable holiday.
All hotels are clean and well-groomed and have one shower or bath. In all accommodation you will receive a rich breakfast. So you start the day well nourished and can look forward to your daily excursions.
So that you can travel freely throughout the day, we transport your luggage from hotel to hotel. So you don't have to worry and enjoy the fantastically beautiful nature in all ease.
All bike tours are individual trips without a guide. So you have no stress and cycle the stages at your own pace. Take breaks according to your taste. This gives you the opportunity to stay longer in certain places and to stroll through the numerous towns. Enjoy your bike tour to the fullest!
In our extensive travel documents you will find detailed suggestions and tips for planning the day. Of course, you can also completely deviate from it and plan something of your own. The only important thing is that you arrive at your destination or your accommodation in the evening.
Of course you have the possibility Bicycles and e-bikes can be rented from us for a fee. In the event of a flat tire or other complications, we are always happy to help and advise you. You can reach us via our service hotline + 49 (0) 3831 30676-0.