start: hiker’s parking lot "Harsbach" near Lauterbach height: 248 m - 454 m above sea level difficulty: easy, some easy climbs distance: 7 km barrier-free: no baby carriage suitable: no suitable for families: yes marker: beech leaf
With the motto “Let nature be nature”, the “primeval forest in the middle of Germany” – the Hainich National Park – inspires its visitors. It has a size of 7,500 hectares, was established in 1997 and has been part of the UNESCO World Heritage since 2011.
The administration community is the ideal starting point for nature enthusiasts and people interested in culture. Insider tips like the Haineck Castle, the Grey Chateau of Mihla and the rococo church are a surprise to the visitor.
Mihla: In beautiful surroundings, the modern solar-heated outdoor swimming pool of Mihla is directly located at the Werratal Cycle Path. It offers the perfect setting for outdoor recreation for young and old alike.
The Line 30 connects the medieval Free City of Mühlhausen with the Wartburg City of Eisenach. Persons interested in culture who have already explored Eisenach will find in Mühlhausen another cultural-historic highlight of the World Heritage Region.