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Lutherweg

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medium

460 km


51 m

587 m

2345 m

2288 m
 
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Description:

The Luther Trail with its Reformation sites frames the Saale-Unstrut region on this tour.

The Luther Trail is a joint project of churches, tourism associations, local authorities and other organisations. It is aimed at pilgrims, hikers and visitors interested in the Reformation and its effects.

The Luther Trail leads through picturesque landscapes, to places and sites whose significance is revealed by the effects of the Reformation movement. Numerous
The Luther Trail with its Reformation sites frames the Saale-Unstrut region on this tour.

The Luther Trail is a joint project of churches, tourism associations, local authorities and other organisations. It is aimed at pilgrims, hikers and visitors interested in the Reformation and its effects.

The Luther Trail leads through picturesque landscapes, to places and sites whose significance is revealed by the effects of the Reformation movement. Numerous stops in towns and smaller villages welcome you. With their respective special themes, they offer interesting insights that enable you to engage with Martin Luther and other reformers.
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Start: individual
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Goal: individual
  • Difficulty: medium
  • Condition: medium
  • Suitable for cycling
  • Family friendly
  • Culturally interesting
  • Multi-day tour
  • Signage
Directions: Walk, look, pray, come to rest. You are cordially invited to do this on the Lutherweg. With a total length of almost 3,000 km, it stretches across the five federal states of Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, Thuringia, Bavaria and Hesse.

Author's tip: Record the stations visited on the Luther Trail in the form of pilgrim's stamps in your pilgrim's pass and conclude a day full of impressions but also of inner reflection on the Luther Trail with the blessing of the pilgrims in contemplative silence. The pilgrim pass and pilgrim blessing are available for a fee from the German Lutherweg Society.

Approach: The Luther Trails of all five federal states form a common network of paths, which also surrounds the Saale-Unstrut region. The start and end of a pilgrimage section can be chosen individually.

Road markings: Green "L" on white background
  • always open

Tour itinerary:

Contact:

German Lutherweg Society

Collegienstr. 62
06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Phone: +49 3491 / 466110
E-mail: buero@lutherweg.de
website: http://www.lutherweg.de/

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