Saxony Anhalt hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Weimar
Neighbouring hotspots: Berlin and Harz (Goslar)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Bauhaus Sites Main building of the Weimar Academy for Architecture and Building Arts lies in Weimar
Classical Weimar In Weimar
Garden Kingdom of Dessau-W├Ârlitz 2.5h to Dessau by train
Jewish-Medieval heritage of Erfurt About 15 minutes by train from Weimar
Luther Memorials 2h by train to Wittenberg, 1.5h to Eisleben
Naumburg Cathedral "It takes an average of 41m to travel from Weimar to Naumburg (Saale) Hbf by train, over a distance of around 24 miles (38 km)." (trainline)
Wartburg Castle On average about 1 hour and 2 minutes by train from Weimar, and then the bus from the station to the Wartburg parking lot.

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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