Bach Cycling Experience Route

    A cycling tour full of experiences. That’s precisely what awaits you on the new Bach Cycling Experience Route. It leads through places and landscapes which shaped the childhood and youth of one of the greatest musicians of all time.
    Spanning 7 km from Wechmar to Mühlberg, the Bach route runs right along the Thuringia Town Chain Cycle Trail.  Length: 60 km, 54 km of which is a circular cycle trail and a 6 km branch from Arnstadt – Dornheim – Arnstadt

    Route data

    Route: Günthersleben-Wechmar, Mühlberg, Haarhausen, Holzhausen, Bachstadt Arnstadt, Dornheim, Espenfeld, Gossel, Crawinkel, Luisenthal, Bachstadt Ohrdruf, Schwabhausen, Günthersleben-Wechmar
    Signage: blue square with image of the head of J. S. Bach
    Track conditions: predominantly asphalt surface, some sandy gravel surfaces and forest tracks
    Altitude difference: approx. 250 m to approx. 500 m above sea level
    Difficulty level: easy to medium