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is small but it's the largest city and capital of Thuringia (Thüringen).
It was an important trading
town during the Middle Age, thus has many old and beautiful buildings and
parks. A city rich of culture and center of happenings in Thuringia, complemented
by near-by Weimar.
in Erfurt is very easy as the city centre is quite compact so walking is
quite often the best way to explore the city.
Regular tram services run
all around the city with service intervals of every 10 minutes for most
of the day. At night the frequencies diminish and service stops around
midnight on weekdays.
Attractions and things
Much of Erfurt's charm is found
in its narrow streets, many pedestrianized now, with old beautiful old
houses, its green areas and little bridges across the Gera river and both
the Stadtpark and the Nordpark on either side of the city center.
Dom (Cathedral) and Severi
Kirche (Church) both overlooking the Domplatz (main market square,
location of the Christmas market in December as well as fairs throughout
(Bridge with medieval houses, most important Erfurt's landmark)
Fischmarkt with its Burgerhouses
and town hall.
where Martin Luther lived), the main gate of the old university (third
oldest German university, shut down in the 19th century and reopened in
Anger (main square full
of stores) with the old Post Office building.
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FEATURED HOTELS, THURINGEN, GERMANY
browsing Erfurt hotels
Blended with quality service
and convenience, the InterCityHotel Erfurt is a perfect choice for business
and leisure patrons. Located next to the train station, this hotel
is within in 2 minutes reach to the amazingly unspoilt historical town
centre. The InterCityHotel features 160 cosy and well-decorated guestrooms
that offer all the modern amenities for your comfort and luxury.
The onsite restaurant serves tasty national and international dishes for
you to savour in excellent settings. You can also sip a fine drink at the
hotel's bar and round off your day. Business travellers can avail
the facilities of the 5 well-equipped meeting rooms that are ideal to host
any event. At leisure, you can visit the city's best attractions or explore
Offering splendid views
of the 3 medieval castles, Drei Gleichen, this beautiful property is placed
close to the well-known Thuringian forest, Gotha, Eisenach, Weimar and
many other interesting places in the surrounding. This inn features
a choice of exclusive accommodation units that offer a peaceful and productive
environment for working and unwinding. This excellent inn offers
comfortable restaurant where guests can choose a wide range of delicious
dishes to have a wonderful dining experience. The cosy bar is the perfect
setting for you to relax with some snacks and sparkling drinks at the end
of the day.
Blu Hotel Erfurt
The hotel is located in
Erfurt, the geographical centre of Germany and is situated close to a variety
of restaurants and cafes. Radisson Blu Hotel Erfurt has 282 rooms
that offer an array of amenities, comfortable setting and a fantastic view
of the city thus ensuring you to have a lovely stay. Bistro and restaurant
Classico with its lounge and bar area offers light Mediterranean cuisine
as well as a wide range of international cocktails for the you to savour.
The hotel's wellness centre provides guests with an ideal opportunity for
relaxation. Guests can pamper themselves at the beauty and massage salon
or workout at the fitness centre.