Erfurt: A Glimpse Of The Old In The New Germany

"Erfurt town centre"

Where to Go in Germany The Town Centre of Erfurt

The Thuringian state capital of Erfurt is not, strictly speaking, part of the Rennsteig, but you should make the detour – under an hour or so – when you are hiking in the area. Enjoy its old world cafes and shops.

The historical town centre has been meticulously restored, and since Erfurt was safely tucked away behind the Iron Curtain

Erfurt: A Glimpse Of The Old In The New Germany