Rennsteig Hiking Trail- Thuringia, Germany

Rennsteig Hiking Trail, Wartburg Castle, Dragon Gorge – Thuringia, Germany

The Rennsteig is a ridge walk as well as an historical boundary path in the Thuringian Forest, Thuringian Highland and Franconian Forest in Central Germany. The long-distance trail runs for about 170 km (110 miles) from Eisenach and the Werra valley in the northwest to Blankenstein and the Selbitz river in the southeast.

The Wartburg is a castle originally built in the Middle Ages. It is situated on a precipice of 410 meters 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.

Video Source: Rennsteig 2020 – VR180 3D Impressions from Kai Toedter on Youtube ⁄ CC BY