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Herkules-Wartburg-Cycle Route - southern route

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Elevation profile Herkules-Wartburg-Cycle Route - southern route

Added on 25 Apr 2012,

on 21 Nov 2020

Cycle route metrics

Total distance in km

110

Cumulative elevation gain in m

1.482

Avg. slope uphill in %

1,35

Cumulative elevation loss in m

1.346

GPS track data

Information about rights to the gps-track data

Rights owner

OpenStreetMap and Contributors + biroto-Redaktion (biroto.eu)

Rights characteristic / license

Contains information from OpenStreetMap, which is made available here under the Open Database License(ODbL)

Link to the description of the license

opendatacommons.org/licenses/odbl/

GPX file taken from

https://www.openstreetmap.org/relation/9862

GPX file uploaded

by biroto-Redaktion on 21 Nov 2020

Track points in total

1.981

Track points per km (avg)

18

Start/endpoint

Start location

Eisenach, Thüringen, DE (393 m NHN)

End location

Kassel, Hessen, DE (528 m NHN)

Signposting

Die Radroute ist sowohl in Hessen, als auch in Thüringen einheitlich ausgeschildert, nämlich mit einem eigenen Logo und mittelgroßen Zwischenwegweisern. Die Ausschilderungqualität insgesamt kann allerdings nur als befriedigend bewertet werden.

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Beds4Cyclists, worth visiting and infrastructure

Name and address

Latitude / Longitude

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Type of accommodation

Route km
Dist. to route
Elevation AMSL

Rating for cyclists

 
 

0 km
0,1 km
386 m

DE-99817 Eisenach

 

Castle/palace/World heritage site

The Wartburg is a castle originally built in the Middle Ages, situated on a 410 metres (1,350 ft) precipice to the southwest of, and overlooking the town of Eisenach, in the state of Thuringia, Germany. In 1999, UNESCO added Wartburg Castle to the World Heritage List.

It was the home of St. Elisabeth of Hungary, the place where Martin Luther translated the New Testament of the Bible into German, the site of the Wartburg festival of 1817 and the supposed setting for the legendary Sängerkrieg. Although the castle today still contains substantial original structures from the 12th through 15th centuries, much of the interior dates back only to the 19th-century period of Romanticism.

Wartburg is a popular tourist destination, the most-visited site in Thuringia after Weimar. It is accessible to visitors and guided tours offer access to the interior of the buildings. In addition, there is a museum in the castle. The Festssal is used regularly for staging the opera Tannhäuser, as well as concerts and other events. There is also a hotel, located right next to the castle, originally built during the castle's reconstruction in the 19th century.

Information about copyright

Rights characteristic / license

by-sa: CREATIVE COMMONS Attribution-ShareAlike

Link to the description of the license

creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/

Input taken over from:

Wikipedia contributors, 'Wartburg', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 12 August 2014, 13:38 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wartburg&oldid=620914911> [accessed 18 September 2014]

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18 Sep 2014

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biroto-Redaktion

 

1 km
4,1 km
284 m

 

DE-99819 Wolfsburg-Unkeroda

 

Tourist information

 

3 km
0,0 km
237 m

 

DE-99817 Eisenach

 

Hotel

 

3 km
4,2 km
261 m

 

DE-99817 Eisenach-Stockhausen

 

Hotel without restaurant (garni)

 

3 km
0,5 km
226 m

 

DE-99817 Eisenach

 

Hotel without restaurant (garni)

 

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