As a visitor to this region you can expect a variety of activities and sights. Holidaymakers and spa guests as well as people undertaking short trips and day trips will get their money’s worth. Enjoy untouched nature, beneficial relaxation or sport and fun. Here you will experience traditional crafts, culinary delicacies and glamorous music culture. Have fun exploring!
Expansive, vibrant mountain meadows are a pleasant sight and make you want to have a family picnic on the spot – panoramic view included. And for those who want to explore the Vogtland’s culinary delights, the “Grüne Klöße” (green dumplings), no longer the poor man’s food, are a must.
This is why there are around 70 towns in the former lands of the governors of Weida, Gera and Plauen that have “green” in their name.
VOGTLAND - Hörst du die Sinfonie der Natur?
Video: Tourismusverband Vogtland e.V.
Photo: Archiv TVV/Meier Werbung
Discover the unique region in the quadrangle of Saxony, Thuringia, Bavaria and Bohemia! Thanks to its central location in Central Germany, the Vogtland is very easy to reach by bus, train or car.
Area: 2,482 m2 (Saxon and Thuringian Vogtland)
Highest mounta: Schneehübel, 974 m above sea level
Hiking: > 3,000 km network of paths Cycling: > 2,000 km of cycle paths, Bikewelt Schöneck
Skiing: 450 km of cross-country trails, 4.5 km of ski slopes Overnight stays: about 1.8 million/year
Guest arrivals: about 540,000/year
14 good reasons for the Vogtland
There are many reasons to visit the Vogtland, and most of them have to do with nature. Natural forests turn into a paradise for hikers and nature lovers to enjoy with every breath and step. Expansive, vibrant mountain meadows are a pleasant sight and make you want to have a family picnic on the spot – panoramic view included. And for those who want to explore the Vogtland’s culinary delights, the “Grüne Klöße” (green dumplings), no longer the poor man’s food, are a must. This is why there are around 70 towns in the former lands of the governors of Weida, Gera and Plauen that have “green” in their name.
Whether you are young or old, a culture enthusiast, sportsman or seeking relaxation – the Vogtland has something to offer for every guest:
Schneckenstein – the only above-ground topaz rock of the northern hemisphere
Dams and water bodies
Rural idyll and urban flair
Largest brick bridge in the world – the Göltzschtalbrücke
One of the most modern large hills in Europe
Music culture and theatre tradition
Traditional instrument making
Mineral healing springs, natural mud, brine and radon
Sie sind auf der Suche nach einer speziellen Urlaubsunterkunft? Etwas Anderes, Besonderes, Einzigartiges soll es sein? Egal ob im Sleep Cube mitten auf einer grünen Wiese, in einem Zirkuswagen, im Heu, ...
Tourismusverband Vogtland e.V.
Photo: Archiv TVV, M. Daßler
This is now possible with the new Vogtland App from the Tourismusverband Vogtland.
The free app offers a lot useful information about vacationing in the Vogtland. Tour descriptions, tour routes on the map, elevation profiles, photos, as well as interesting points along the way are part of the app. The Vogtland App determines the users’ exact location, allowing users to detect variations to the tours described and to go on small extra tours. Customized tours are also possible.
Timetable information and the link to the events database of the Vogtland region are also incorporated into the app, as are numerous smaller features.