The most beautiful places around Wittenberg

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Wörlitzer See im Sonnenschein von der Villa Hamilton
Wörlitzer See ©instagram.com/kathrin_msh
Activities

The Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

The garden ensemble with beautiful buildings and castles invites you to a very special excursion.
Activities

Middle Elbe Biosphere Reserve

You can experience untouched nature in the Middle Elbe Biosphere Reserve right outside the gates of Lutherstadt.
Schaufelradbagger Big Wheel
©Ferropolis GmbH
Regional attractions

Ferropolis

Impressive witnesses of the region's lignite mining await you in the city of iron at Lake Gremmin.
Waldweg auf dem Wanderweg Heidekammweg
Unterwegs auf dem Heidekammweg ©Verein Dübener Heide e.V.
Regional attractions

Nature Park Dübener Heide

The largest mixed forest in Germany offers a lot of variety and beautiful hiking and biking routes through untouched nature.
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Regional attractions

Destinations for families

The region around Wittenberg has a lot to offer, also for children. Discover the World Heritage Region together with your children and family!
Erdmännchen im Wittenberger Tierpark
©WittenbergKultur e.V.
Activities

Zoos & Animal Parks

Experience the biodiversity of the animal world in the zoos and animal parks of Lutherstadt Wittenberg and the surrounding area.
Außenfassade Bauhaus Dessau bei Abendlicht
©WelterbeRegion Anhalt-Dessau-Wittenberg, Uwe Weigel
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Bauhaus Dessau and master houses

UNESCO World Heritage Site and pioneer of modern architecture - visit the Bauhaus in Dessau.
Walweg auf dem Bismarckstieg
Bismarckstieg ©Naturpark Fläming e.V.
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Nature Park Fläming

Diverse nature and impressive landscapes with beautiful hiking and biking routes await you in the Fläming/Saxony-Anhalt Nature Park.

Nature & Culture

as far as the feet carry

Around Lutherstadt Wittenberg you will find numerous other cultural highlights as well as beautiful destinations in nature. Here you can wonderfully switch off, come to yourself and escape the hustle and bustle. In the nature park Dübener Heide there are numerous hiking trails, which also lead you to the most beautiful places in the nature park, the so-called heath magnets. The Fläming Nature Park is especially suitable for active people who want to conquer nature by bike or on inline skates. Of course, the Central Elbe Biosphere Reserve, located just outside the city, also offers all kinds of retreats into unspoiled nature.

In Dessau, only about 35 km away, there are other beautiful UNESCO World Heritage sites that are well worth a visit. The Bauhaus Dessau with its master houses fascinates architecture enthusiasts, while the Garden Kingdom Dessau-Wörlitz with its many parks and castles inspires all who are interested in nature and aesthetics. Beautiful cities such as Torgau or Halle await your visit, as do the numerous castles, palaces and manor houses in the surrounding area. If you are interested in industrial culture or just want to see something really unique, you should remember Ferropolis, the city of iron.

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Wörlitzer See im Sonnenschein von der Villa Hamilton
Wörlitzer See ©instagram.com/kathrin_msh

The Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

The garden ensemble with beautiful buildings and castles invites you to a very special excursion.
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Außenfassade Bauhaus Dessau bei Abendlicht
©WelterbeRegion Anhalt-Dessau-Wittenberg, Uwe Weigel

Bauhaus Dessau and master houses

UNESCO World Heritage Site and pioneer of modern architecture - visit the Bauhaus in Dessau.
see more
Waldweg auf dem Wanderweg Heidekammweg
Unterwegs auf dem Heidekammweg ©Verein Dübener Heide e.V.

Nature Park Dübener Heide

The largest mixed forest in Germany offers a lot of variety and beautiful hiking and biking routes through untouched nature.
see more
Walweg auf dem Bismarckstieg
Bismarckstieg ©Naturpark Fläming e.V.

Nature Park Fläming

Diverse nature and impressive landscapes with beautiful hiking and biking routes await you in the Fläming/Saxony-Anhalt Nature Park.
see more
Schaufelradbagger Big Wheel
©Ferropolis GmbH

Ferropolis

Impressive witnesses of the region's lignite mining await you in the city of iron at Lake Gremmin.
see more

Middle Elbe Biosphere Reserve

You can experience untouched nature in the Middle Elbe Biosphere Reserve right outside the gates of Lutherstadt.
see more

Weitere Informationen

WelterbeCard

The World HeritageCard gives you great benefits at the World Heritage sites in the Anhalt-Dessau-Wittenberg region and other exciting attractions throughout the region. In addition, there is a detailed guidebook where you can see all the benefits at a glance.

All the advantages of the World HeritageCard

 

Public transportation

You can also reach some of the excursion destinations comfortably by public transport. For example, World Heritage bus route 304 connects the World Heritage sites in Lutherstadt Wittenberg with those in Wörlitz and Dessau-Roßlau.

Timetable bus line 304 (PDF)

Bicycle rental

If you would like to explore the surroundings of Lutherstadt Wittenberg by bike, feel free to stop by the Tourist Information at Schlossplatz 2. We have a small contingent of rental bicycles and e-bikes that we will gladly make available to you.