Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
- A city full of history and culture
is a city in Thuringia that is known for its many sights. One of the most impressive buildings in the city is the new town hall, which was built in 2000. It is a modern building with an interesting architecture and offers a great view of the city.
Another highlight of Berga/Elster
is the baroque castle, which was built on the remains of a knight's castle. Today, the castle houses a museum where you can learn a lot about the history of the city and the region. Particularly impressive are the magnificent rooms of the castle, which are decorated with elaborate stucco work and paintings.
The St. Erhard church is also worth a visit. The church dates back to the 13th century and impresses with its Gothic architecture and its elaborate windows. In the church, you can also find an organ from 1725, which is one of the oldest organs in Germany.
If you are interested in the history of the city, you should definitely visit the Spittel local history museum. Here you can learn a lot about life in Berga/Elster
in past times and see numerous historical exhibits.
The landmark of the city is a centuries-old pedunculate oak tree, which was protected as a natural monument until 2013. The oak tree stands on the market square of the city and is a popular photo motif for tourists.
is also known as the "capital" of the Vogtland Easter Path and offers many Easter events during Easter. Here you can, for example, participate in an Easter hike or visit the Easter market.
There is also public art to discover in Berga/Elster
. For example, you can find an angel figure made from the trunk of a black poplar tree, created by a local artist.
For tourists who want to stay in Berga/Elster
, the Hotel zur Altstadt in Weida is recommended. The hotel
is located about 13 km from the Gera Zoo and offers its guests free rental bicycles and free private parking. A garden and a terrace are also available to guests. The hotel
is located about 14 km from G main station, offering good access to public transportation.
is a place with a lot of history and culture that is interesting for tourists and locals alike. If you are interested in architecture, art or history, you will certainly get your money's worth here.
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.