Located in the Werratal, this city with its half-timbered houses and its historic city centre worth seeing belongs to the German half-timbered houses route (Deutsche Fachwerkstraße). The town hall is one of the half-timbered town halls of the Renaissance.
A visit to the Normannstein Castle promises a trip back to the 12th century. The exhibition “Werra castles over Werra fords“ in the big square tower presents five castles in the Werratal. Around the Heldrastein hill, you can discover an extensive nature reserve. The 700 km long Kunstwanderweg (Art Trail) Ars natura leads through Treffurt. The work of Lisa Böhme “Unsere liebe Sippschaft“ is a part of the artwork between Hesse and Thuringia.
Tourist Information Treffurt
phone (03 69 23) 5 15 42
fax (03 69 23) 5 15 38
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Werratal Cycle Path
Enchanting landscapes from the Thuringian Forest via the Thuringian Rhön Mountains to the hilly country of the Werrabergland stretch along the Werratal Cycle Path over a length of 300 km. In Hann. Münden, it continues as Weser Cycle Path. Read more … Werratal Cycle Path
Werratal Hiking Bus
This bus runs all year long, on summer weekends even with a bike rack, from Eisenach to Treffurt and back. Here, the focus for the visitors of the World Heritage Region Wartburg Hainich is put on bicycles, boats and hiking shoes. Read more … Werratal Hiking Bus
The view into the picturesque Werratal from the Creuzburg near Eisenach fascinates all visitors. The well-preserved Romanesque construction sits enthroned over the 1,200 year-old, idyllic small town of Creuzburg. Read more … Creuzburg
The Luther Trail meanders through four Federal States, 900 kilometres thereof leading alone through Thuringia. Between Treffurt and Mühlhausen, nature enthusiasts will go into raptures. Read more … Luther Trail