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Cycle all round the Saarland in seven days
Discover Germany’s smallest federal state in all its variety while cycling on the approx. 221 miles (354 km) Saarland cycling route. It leads through beautiful scenery along the Saarland’s outer border. You will pass impressive reminders of the regions rich history such as Celtic and Roman excavations and much more. Be surprised!
Tour description First leg: Explore towns and countryside between Herbitzheim and Bexbach (23 miles/38 km) Things to see along the route are the “Gollenstein“ monolith, the Baroque historical town centre of Blieskastel and the Roman Museum in Homburg-Schwarzenacker.
Second leg: Enchanting towns and breathtaking clear views from Bexbach to the “Bostalsee“ lake In Bexbach, you can visit the mining museum. Cycling on via the “Jägerburger Weiher“ ponds and up the “Höcherberg“ you will reach the Bostalsee.
Third leg: Cycling through “Saarländische Schweiz“ to Weiskirchen (28 miles/45km) This part of the Saarland is called “Schweiz“ (Switzerland) because it is a bit hilly here which means you will be able to enjoy great views! You will cycle along the Prims, a tributary of the Saar, up to Weiskirchen.
Fourth leg: Green forests and quiet lakes from Weiskirchen to Orscholz (30.6 miles/49 km) Starting in Weiskirchen, you will pass small villages, get to know Losheim am See and finally reach Mettlach, the Saarland’s “ceramics capital“.
Fifth leg: Boundary stones and great views between Orscholz and Wallerfangen (47 miles/75km) Today, the Saarland cycling path runs along the Moselle. Alternatively, you can cut the route short via Borg and continue along the French-German border to Wallerfangen.
Sixth leg: Nature galore between Wallerfangen and Karlsbrunn (23 miles/38 km) Today, you will get to know the river Nied, another tributary of the Saar and cycle through the “Warndtwald“ forest. Your destination is Karlsbrunn with its Baroque hunting lodge and deer outdoor enclosure.
Seventh leg: A mixture of nature, archeology and industry between Karlsbrunn and Herbitzheim (42.5 miles/68 km) On your last day, you will reach the Saarland’s capital Saarbrücken via Völklingen and the World Heritage Site „Völklinger Hütte“ (former ironworks). You will cross the French border and get to Sarreguemines. The last part of your tour will take you to Herbitzheim, passing the European Culture Park in Bliesbruck-Reinheim. Don’t miss some beautiful orchids plots on the way.

Package includes:
  • 7 nights in selected hotels incl. breakfast buffet
  • Tour description
  • Bikeline guide “Saarland-Radweg“ (in German)
  • Information material
  • FreizeitCARD | CARTE Loisirs for free entry to sights for three days
Further optional services (not included in the price)
  • Luggage transfer between hotels (for two people or more): EUR 12 (per person and leg of the tour)
Booking information: can be booked throughout the year
Tour profile:
Tour is suitable for cyclists of average fitness. The tour is not about a sportive challenge but leisurely cycling through an enchanting scenery including breaks to relax and discover. Please note that leg three and four include some ascents.
Total lenghts: 221 miles/354 km

Prices and travel dates: price: from 391,00 EUR
Prices per person
  • In a double room from EUR 391
  • In a single room from EUR 528

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Neandertal-Package
Explore the Stone Age period and experience the history of humankind. At Gut Höhne you will be attuned to the following visit of the Neanderthal Museum with a half-hour interactive introduction. The famous Neanderthal skeleton was found less than 10 km away from Gut Höhne. The Neanderthal Museum promises an exciting and inspiring day out for everyone – an interactive journey through four million years of human history. You can add many fascinating options to your museum visit: explore the original discovery site where the Neanderthal was found, take a walk along the “human trace” art trail or watch wild horses, aurochs or bison in the nearby game enclosure. If required we gladly provide our bikes for a ride to the museum.

Back at Gut Höhne you can visit the Neandertal Thermal Spring with swimming pool and sauna can be a great way to relax and to let the natural elements sink in.

Back to nature is also the theme of our Stone Age Menu that will be waiting for you on your first evening in one of our restaurants – Tenne or Gutshofrestaurant. Be amazed by the creativity of our kitchen staff.

This Neandertal-Package includes following services per person:
  • two overnight-stays in a comfortable double room
  • one ticket to the Neanderthal Museum
  • one half-hour interactive introduction into the life of Stone Age people
  • one Three-Course-Stone-Age-Menu on your first evening
  • utilization of the Neanderthal Thermal Spring with sauna, swimming pool and Neandertal-Fitness
  • one Neandertal-Cocktail
  • Stone Age snack in your room
  • one bottle of Neandertal water
  • our extensive breakfast buffet every morning
  • one food voucher for 28,00 €
  • free parking
  • one bottle of organic wine
The modern, family-run Conference and Wellness Hotel with two restaurants – Gutshofrestaurant and Tenne – is surrounded by a quiet and peaceful landscape and close to the natural reserve. The castle-like estate lies in the surroundings of Düsseldorf, 1500 meters away from the highway exit Mettmann/Hubbelrath, near Neandertal. Furthermore the nearby metropolis Cologne and the Ruhr region – the largest urban agglomeration in Germany with a rich industrial heritage – offer a huge range of cultural activities.
Prices:

For two nights:
Starting at 290,00 € per person in a double room.
Starting at 580,00 € per person in a auperior double room.

Arrival: every day!
Available day:
from 01.02.2013 to 31.12.2014
from 290 Euros

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The lakes and seas of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Four Ringhotels would like to introduce you to the splendour of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania:
The fascination of untouched nature, the proud Hanseatic cities with their historic old towns, elegant Baltic bathing resorts with their typical resort architecture, art and culture.
8-Days-Package
The roundtrip can be booked from Waren via Kuehlungsborn and Rostock-Warnemuende to Ahlbeck or from Waren via Ahlbeck and Rostock-Warnemuende to Kuehlungsborn and includes numerous services.
In each ringhotel:
  • 2 nights' accommodation incl. breakfast buffet
  • 1 typical regional menu (3-course)
  • 1 candle light dinner (4-course)
  • detailed city maps and informative literature
  • free parking
Regional services included:
  • In Waren: 1 lunch (2-course) or 1 wellness-voucher to the value of € 15.00
  • In Kühlungsborn: 1 rental bike for 1 day incl. lunch package or 1 wellness-voucher to the value of € 15.00
  • In Warnemünde: 1 harbour tour, 1 rental bike for 1 day
  • In Ahlbeck: 1 entry to the oriental wellness oasis „Shehrazade“ in Heringsdorf

from 656,00 €

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Special offer WLD380: Dreams of Nature
Escape from the hassle of everyday life
Let your delight in exploration run wild – discover yourself anew
The Om awaits you …
a paradise for nature lovers and an endearing home in every season


HOTEL SCHIEFERHOF **** in NEUHAUS AM RENNWEG/ THÜRINGER WALD
2 nights in double room incl. Schieferhof breakfast buffet
1 x culinary journey through wide variety of Thuringian themes - one 3-course glass-blowers’ menu (for children can be chosen from a special menu - charge required)
1 x dinner by candlelight incl. aperitif & Mineral Gourmet (for children can be chosen from a special menu - charge required)
1 x “Glass Adventure” at Lauscha Coloured Glass Works incl. adventure tour and blowing of dream glass ball
Use of aroma sauna incl. fluffy bathrobe
Jump into the waves of the Rennsteig Baths opposite or into the Bernhardtsthal Forest Baths
Car parking directly by the hotel
Spa tax


EUR 199.00 per person in a double room / EUR 259.00 per person for single occupancy
child allowance with two full-paying adults
children up to 5 years free, EUR 99,00 per person for children from 6 to 12 years
length of stay: 2 nights
advance booking: up to 2 nights prior to arrival
offer valid from 1st February to 20th December 2014 and from 1st February to 20th December 2015
After adding the special offer to your shopping cart you can book the following additional elements. Geocaching Modern paper chase at Rennsteig with great panoramic views, idyllic beauty spots and lots of fun.
EUR 20.00 p.p. Snowshoe Tasting Tour Cross-country discoveries – we could use hundreds of words to describe the beauty of tramping through the deep snow in the wintery Thuringian Forest. You walk cross-country off the beaten track through deep snow – quietly, because maybe a deer will cross your path! (depending on snow conditions)
EUR 20.00 p.p.  

EUR 199.00 per person in a double room

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Into the Harz - Maritim Berghotel Braunlage
Into the Harz from 97 € per Person
Bookable , with the exception of public holidays
For those special moments with your family, grandchildren, or just for two. Our tip: one 12-year old child per adult can stay free of charge in their parents’ room. Children under 16 years pay 50% of the package price.

 Included 

  • 1 night's accommodation including Maritim's signature breakfast buffet
  • Dinner on a half-board basis (theme buffet on Wednesdays and gala buffet on Saturdays)
  • Full board for children: ice cream voucher, lunch and dinner from the children’s menu
  • SwinGolf (an easy version of golf) for the adults and children, including one ball and a rental club
  • Rent-a-bike for adults
  • Participation in activity programme for example: walking, sightseeing tours or SwinGolf (partial with surcharge)
  • Entry to the Puppe’s adventure golf park or to the ice rink (depending on season and weather conditions)
  • 10% reduction on all wellness treatments
  • Complimentary use of the swimming pool, sauna, steam bath and fitness area
Price per person and day
Single or double room: 97 € 
This package can be reserved upon request subject to availability.

Maritim Berghotel Braunlage
Am Pfaffenstieg
38700 Braunlage, Germany
Phone: + 49 (0) 5520 805-0
Fax: + 49 (0) 5520 805-380
Reservation phone: + 49 (0) 5520 805-351
E-Mail: info.brl@maritim.de
A business establishment of Maritim Hotelgesellschaft mbH, Herforder Strasse 2, 32105 Bad Salzuflen








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Autostadt in Wolfsburg - Package for students
As an extracurricular education centre, the Autostadt offers a variety of learning and recreational activities for school groups of all ages. The packages are aimed at children, adolescents or young adults. Tailored to specific educational objectives, the programmes range from learning activities for children, to workshops, guided tours and full-day projects. Along with its standard learning programs, the Autostadt offers many different seasonal attractions and events.

Agenda / services*:
  • Admission to the Autostadt
  • Participation in a selected tour for students (duration 90 minutes, max. 15 participants) 
  • Cruise on the Mittellandkanal (reservation recommended, weather permitting) 
  • Lunch at Pizza AMano operated by Mövenpick (pizza and soft drink; table reservations recommended) 
  • Explore the Autostadt on your own

*available for groups of 15 or more

Reservations can be made under +49(0)5361 401946 or bildung@autostadt.de

9,50 euros

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Cycling deluxe along the Saar Bow
Even better than cycling along the Saar Bow is being pampered in the Hotel Saarpark. What you will find here is a phantastic location right on the Saar and any kind of comfort you need. All this comes with the “savoir vivre“ and hospitality that is typical for the region.

Package includes
  • 2 nights in a comfort room incl. breakfast buffet
  • 1 vitamin cocktail upon arrival
  • 1 three-course menu
  • 1 gourmet menu
  • Underground car park for bikes
Suggestions for cycling tours: Saar cycling path, Saar Bow, Trier, Merzig, Saarlouis, Saarbrücken, Perl, Borg, Nennig, France and Luxembourg
Package can be booked throughout the year

Prices and travel dates:
price: from 120,00 EUR
Price per person

  • In a double room EUR 120
  • In a single room EUR 150