If you are a fan of active tourism, there are many ways to make the most of your stay in Auerstedt. Cycling enthusiasts will be delighted about the fact that Auerstedt is directly connected to the Ilmtal cycling paths which leads to the valley of river Ilm. With a total distance of 125 km (77 mi), it combines impressive panoramas and views to be discovered along the way. It is the first cycling path which was certified by the ADFC (German Cyclist’s Association) and has long exceeded its status as insider’s tip – without being overcrowded.
Starting on the Ilmtal cycling path you have the opportunity to discover the triangle of cycle paths in the Ilm valley. With a total length of 12 km (7.5 mi) it connects Auerstedt with the spa town of Bad Sulza and the village of Eberstedt.
The segway is another alternative to have fun on two wheels. The Laube family has created a number of tours which introduce you to the special charm of this innovative vehicle. The offers include tours of the Tuscany of the East as well as obstacle courses, team events and celebrations.
You prefer to discover everything on foot? No problem: Auerstedt and its vicinity feature a comprehensive selection of hiking trails with a total length of more than 60 km (37 mi) leading through tranquil forests, idyllic meadows and gentle hills.