Here you will find amazing scenery, great tourist attractions, excellent food to try and of course friendly hospitality on your stay in a Thuringia villa.
There are towns and cities where you can rent a holiday apartment in Thuringia or you can stay in a cosy cottage in the countryside. The cities in Thuringia are filled with culture and architecture and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The countryside in Thuringia is perfect for walking during the summer, with over 100 miles of hiking trails to choose from all with beautiful views across the landscape. Nature lovers will also enjoy these walks with all kinds of wildlife to see.
Culture is also highly present in Thuringia when the city of Weimar was the European Capital of Culture in 1999. The city has many impressive sights and was home to many great people such as Goethe and Schiller however it is today a cultural city home to interesting science and art. The capital city of Thuringia is Erfurt, where 200,000 people live and there are 20 churches, each with something special. Many buildings from the late 18th Century have been very well preserved in the medieval city centre including the Krämerbrücke, the only medieval bridge in Europe and the longest inhabited bridge, with 32 houses along the 120 metres. Not far from there is Weimar, one of the most culturally important cities in Germany - if you love museums and history, this is the place for you. Something special for a Thuringia holiday is that the caves and mines located beneath the region. The caves are the most colourful in the world and look spectacular when you visit. This is found at Saalfeld in an old slate mine, within 300 years it became a mysterious world beneath the ground.
There are also many spas in Thuringia for the relaxing holiday that you deserve. With thermal baths, health spas and spa hotels to stay in you will never want to leave your holiday apartment. Throughout the year you will find many events taking place across the region, including town fairs, festivals and of course the Christmas markets, which always has a very special atmosphere and plenty of Glühwein! Book your cosy cottage in Thuringia or your city apartment in Thuringia and enjoy your stay!