Drachenschlucht / Landgrafenschlucht, Eisenach

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Canyon · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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A canyon that been a destination spot since the Middle Ages, Drachenschlucht / Landgrafenschlucht is a gorge and series of hiking trails that cut through the forest. The nature area is part of a protected park that offers tranquil walks alongside rugged terrain. Royals once used the grounds as a hunting area, but now the animal life has returned. A castle and hunting lodge dating from the 18th century are still standing and open to visitors. Bring plenty of water and a snack with you for the hike; apart from one restaurant, you won't find any other facilities with water or food. Using our world travel planner, Eisenach attractions like Drachenschlucht / Landgrafenschlucht can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Drachensleucht is a long canyon with a stream going through it . It is very narrow so you cannot walk side by side. The most beautiful part of it is however that the entrance is not spoiled with.....  more
    The Drachensleucht is a long canyon with a stream going through it . It is very narrow so you cannot walk side by side. The most beautiful part of it is however that the entrance is not spoiled with.....  more »
  • Special and beautiful place, which is recommended to visit. However, it is quite heavily crowded even outside of the tourist season and in odd hours. I would definitely try to avoid visiting in... 
    Special and beautiful place, which is recommended to visit. However, it is quite heavily crowded even outside of the tourist season and in odd hours. I would definitely try to avoid visiting in...  more »

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