The Coburg-Rennsteig Trail
Splendid castles, traveling back in time to old childhood toys, nature’s beauty, unforgettable hiking and bicycling opportunities: That’s what the vacation area Coburg Rennsteig is all about.
The majestic Fortress Veste Coburg sits above the beautiful residence city of Coburg like the Crown of Franconia. Maybe less imposing, but nevertheless magnificent and always worth a visit are the Rosenau Castle in the Röden Valley, as well as the nearby castles Ehrenburg, Callenberg, and the Veste Heldburg in the Coburg.Rennsteig region.
The past does not only come to life in baroque buildings. Reminisce about times gone by in the Museum of the German Toy Manufacturers in Neustadt near Coburg, the German Toy Museum in Sonneberg, and the Coburg Puppet Museum. The Rennsteig Trail is a preferred route for visitors planning to hike or bike through beautiful nature and lower mountain regions.
Christmas markets and -events
Coburg Christmas Market
December 1st, 2017 - December 23rd, 2017Christmas in Coburg is a truly wonderful experience. One reason for this is the Christmas market where you get to watch real artists and craftsmen create amazing things. The Coburg Christmas Market is a snug fit in the streets between the historical town hall and the old, ducal chancellery. There are numerous stands selling traditional Christmas items, most of them made ...