Often referred to as Germany’s green heart, Thuringia is home to large areas of forest where slow travel was championed long before it become trendy in the 21st century. However, this nickname skims over the fact that such a small state is littered with cultural hotspots that have all seen influential figures drift through and leave their mark. It really is interesting to see so many art, literature and musical roots in such a relatively small region. Whilst much of the state is worth your time if you have it to spare, the leading lights are Erfurt and Weimar. The former, the state capital, is a beautiful medieval town bearing the legacy of Martin Luther and the reformation, whilst the latter was once Goethe’s playground and a focal point for the German Enlightenment.
Day 1 - Depart UK - Nuremberg - Erfurt
Day 2-4 - Erfurt
• Goethe House, Weimar – The great poet lived here for 50 years. His former home now holds a museum displaying sketches, set designs and books from his study.
• Bauhaus Museum, Weimar – The Bauhaus is a famous German art school that celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2019. Expect special exhibitions at this small museum.
Day 5 - Erfurt - Nuremberg - Arrive UK
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Return flights from the UK
Return rail travel from Nuremberg Central Station to Erfurt Central Station
What's NOT Included
Single rooms are subject to availability at the relevant supplement.
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