502 YEARS OF THE REFORMATION

The Heart of Luther Country – best seller tour

8 days / 7 nights—360 miles

This 8 Day Tour will lead you from Berlin to Erfurt and will cover all essential points of interest in order to better understand what led to the Reformation.

Itinerary

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Day 1

Berlin
Overnight in the area of Berlin
A

Arrival in Berlin and free time in Berlin.

Day 2

Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Overnight in the area of Halle / Merseburg
B

Here he spent the most important years of his life and attached his 95 theses on the door of the Castle Church in 1517.

Points of Interest: Luther House, Castle Church, City Church, Melanchthon House

Day 3

Eisleben
Overnight in the area of Halle / Merseburg
C

Lutherstadt Eisleben is Martin Luther’s birthplace and place of death.

Points of Interest: Luther’s Birth House, his last residence, Statue of Martin Luther

Mansfeld

Mansfeld is the place where Martin Luther spent his childhood and youth.

Points of Interest: House of Luther’s Family, Luther’s school and Fountain

Day 4

Halle
Overnight in the area of Halle / Merseburg
D

Halle is the “cradle of the Reformation”.

Points of Interest: Market Church Our Dear Lady with death mask and cast of hands of Luther, “Marienbibliothek” exhibiting Luther's bibles with his handwritten notes

Leipzig
E

Leipzig is the place of several disputations and sermons.

Points of Interest: Old Town Hall with writings of Luther, St. Thomas’ Church

Day 5

Naumburg
Overnight in the area of Erfurt
F

Naumburg is a milestone of the growing Protestantism.

Points of Interest: Naumburg Cathedral, Marketplace

Weimar
G

Weimar is place of several sermons of Luther.

Points of Interest: Luther's pulpit in the City Church, Historical monument connected to the Classicism

Day 6

Erfurt
Overnight in the area of Erfurt
H

Erfurt is the place of Luther's studies and ordination.

Points of Interest: Monastery of the Augustinian Hermit, University Quarter, Old Town

Day 7

Eisenach
Overnight in the area of Erfurt or Frankfurt according to flight times
I

Eisenach is Luther's beloved town where he attended the Latin school. Johann Sebastian Bach was born here as well.

Points of Interest: Luther House, St. George's Church

Wartburg Castle

This is the place where Luther translated the New Testament into German.

Day 8

Frankfurt Main
J

Homeward journey from Frankfurt

Services Included

  • 1 × overnight in the area of Berlin
  • 3 × overnight in the area of Halle / Merseburg
  • 3 × overnight in the area of Erfurt
  • 7 × breakfast buffet
  • 1 × coach disposal for the entire stay for 8 days incl. accommodation and half board for the coach driver
  • 1 × tour escort for the entire stay for 8 days incl. accommodation and half board for the guide
  • 1 × guided city tour of Wittenberg (approx. 1,5 h)
  • 1 × entrance fee for Luther house in Wittenberg
  • 1 × entrance fee for Melanchtonhaus in Wittenberg
  • 1 × guided city tour of Eisleben (approx. 2 h) with visit of Luther’s house of birth and his last residence
  • 1 × entrance fee for Luther’s Birth House in Eisleben
  • 1 × entrance fee for Luther’s last residence in Eisleben
  • 1 × guided city tour of Halle with topic Luther (approx. 1,5 h)
  • 1 × entrance fee for Market church in Halle
  • 1 × guided city tour of Leipzig (approx. 1,5 h)
  • 1 × entrance fee for Naumburg Cathedral with cathedral treasury and garden
  • 1 × guided city tour of Weimar (approx. 2 h)
  • 1 × guided city tour of Erfurt with topic Luther in Erfurt (approx. 2 h)
  • 1 × guided tour of Monastery of the Augustinian in Erfurt (approx. 1 h)
  • 1 × entrance fee for Luther’s house in Eisenach
  • 1 × entrance fee and guided visit of Wartburg Castle (approx. 1 h)

Package prices 2020 using 4 stars hotels

  • Minimum number of 35 full paying participants:
    USD 823.- / CND 1,049.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,055.- / CND 1,346.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 30 full paying participants:
    USD 893.- / CND 1,139.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,125.- / CND 1,435.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 25 full paying participants:
    USD 974.- / CND 1,242.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,206.- / CND 1,538.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 20 full paying participants:
    USD 1,101.- / CND 1,405.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,333.- / CND 1,701.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 15 full paying participants:
    USD 1,357.- / CND 1,731.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,589.- / CND 2,027.- per person single room
  • Dinner Supplement:
    USD 25,00 / CND 33,00 per person per day (3-course-menu or buffet)

The given prices are not valid during exhibitions, fairs, events or holidays. All prices are subject to availability. The dollar prices are not binding and may change due to exchange rates.

Interested in this package?

We are looking forward to talking to you soon.

Denise Buchanan
Canadian &  US Sales Manager
Alin Müller
Germany Office - Dresden