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Map of the Werra Cycle Path

Enjoy cycling tours along the Werra

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.


  • From Rennstein in the Thuringian Forest to the Weser Renaissance after Hann. mouths
  • Cultural experience around Eisenach and Wartburg
  • Bad Salzunger brine and graduation house
  • Experiences Potash Mining Museum Heringen
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Exciting bike tours on the Werra bike path

Werra cycle path

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.

Eschwege Picturesque houses on the Werra

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.

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What else is there to discover along the Werra Cycle Path?

Merkers Adventure Mine

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.

Werra potash mining museum in Heringen

With many original machines, devices, models, photos, films and computer animations, the museum allows you to travel back in time 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 beginnings to the present day and the changes in the region caused by the potash industry. The "Monte Kali", Heringer's 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.

Border Museum Schifflersgrund

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. A film about the Wall can be seen here, among other things. Escape attempts are also reported using individual examples.

 

Additional services included - for a relaxed Werra bike tour

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.

Comfortable accommodation on the Werra cycle path

Allhotels 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.

All hotels offer a rich breakfast.
All hotels offer a rich breakfast.

Luggage transfer from hotel to hotel

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 you can enjoy the fantastically beautiful nature of the Baltic Sea coast.

We transport your luggage from hotel to hotel every day.
We transport your luggage from hotel to hotel every day.

Individual cycle tour along the Werra Cycle Path

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!

Viewpoint over the Weser Valley near Bad Karlshafen

Travel documents with tips for daily planning

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.

You will receive comprehensive travel documents for every trip booked.
You will receive comprehensive travel documents for every trip booked.

Rent bikes and on the spot in case of breakdown

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.

Flat tire with our borrowed bikes? We're here to help!
Flat tire with our borrowed bikes? We're here to help!

Discover Thuringia

Use the map of the Werra cycle path to get an initial insight and overview of the length of the route sections.

Werra cycle path map

Cycle route map on the Werra

All Werra bike tours
 

Viewpoint over the Weser Valley near Bad Karlshafen
From €285

Stern tours Weser

If you Hann. If you don't know Münden yet, you should definitely get to know the city. 700 half-timbered houses from 6 centuries determine the cityscape. For a good shopping wine and culinary specialties you invite rustic bars in…

Duration
5 days
Length
approx. 130 - 155 km
travel code
ST WES 01

From €513

Werra cycle path

From the heights of the Rennsteig, the Werra meanders picturesquely between the Rhön and the Thuringian Forest. On her way to Hannoversch Münden, the city of three rivers, she visits half-timbered houses and health resorts. Enjoy well-developed cycle paths with only a few inclines.

Duration
7 days
Length
about 237 km
travel code
WHO 01