The Werra-Burgen-Steig leads from castle to castle in the World Heritage region: from the UNESCO World Heritage Wartburg via the Rennsteig to Brandenburg, then on to Creuzburg and Normannstein Castle near Treffurt. The Hainichlandweg and the quality hiking trail Leine-Werra are its companions. Grandiose views, enchanting landscapes, castles, monasteries and palaces lie directly along the trail or in its vicinity. The Werra-Burgen-Steig is suitable for long and short tours in all seasons. Art, culture, concerts and food lure hikers into the countryside. Look forward to a magical and extraordinary hiking experience.
The most important stations on the Werra-Burgen-Steig at a glance:
Market place in Witzenhausen - Sulzberg - Forsthaus Wendershausen - Flachsbachtal – resting area "Öhrchen" – Ludwigstein Castle - Werleshausen - Bornhagen – ruins of Hanstein Castle - Hanstein – parking space Rimbach - "Alte Burg" - Teufelkanzel - Hasenwinkel near Fretterode - Schlierbachtal - Vatterode - Vatteröder Stein - Dietzenröder Stein - Asbacher Nase – ruin of Altenstein near Asbach - "Green Belt" - high plateau of the Gobertmassiv - "Grenzeck" above Kella - "Chapel! - Kella - direction Schwebda - Schlossberg with the ruin of Greifenstein - Großtöpfer – Hülfensberg.