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Thuringian Slate Mountains/Upper Saale nature reserve: In the realm of blue gold

Visitors to the Thuringian Slate Mountains/Upper Saale nature reserve will discover a picture-book landscape between the Bleiloch reservoir and the Rennsteig trail, with wooded hills and valleys, streams and reservoirs as well as slate cliffs and idyllic villages. At the Saalfeld Fairy Grottoes you can enter a magical underground world, enjoy an exciting ride on the world's steepest funicular or relax at the spa resort of Lobenstein.


  • 3 nights with breakfast
  • tour of the Saalfeld Fairy Grottoes visitor mine
  • visit to the nature reserve centre in Leutenberg and the Ardesia thermal baths in Lobenstein
  • a trip on the Oberweissbacher Berg- und Schwarzatalbahn funicular railway
  • tour of Sitzendorf porcelain factory and visit to Saalfeld municipal museum
  • free travel on public transport and information pack
  • price per person in double room: adults: from €189.00, children sharing parents' double room: from €99.00; single room supplement per night: from €18.00; half board per day: from €12.00