Around Leipzig and Halle, in the German state of Saxony, you will not only find enchanting nature and impressive sights, but also destinations that are guaranteed to make your children's eyes light up at the promise of lots of fun. And the best thing? These destinations can be easily combined with short hiking Tours.
Picturesque bathing lakes, a trampoline park, animal parks and leisure pools – in this Collection, we have put together a fine array of child–friendly hiking Tours with special destinations and stops for you and your family. For example, you can hike from Borna across Lake Bockwitz to the RIFF leisure pool or from Teicha along the Saale to Jumpcity in Halle.
With these routes, you can combine beautiful natural landscapes with exciting highlights. We have taken care to plan a variety of different destinations for you – both indoors and outdoors. Another advantage of the Tours is that you can reach the starting and finishing points easily and in an environmentally friendly way using public transport – without traffic jams and the hassle of looking for a parking space. You can plan this together with your family using the connection information of the Central German Transport Association: mdv.de.
So, binoculars, swimming gear and picnic blanket packed? Then you're ready to go. By the way, the Tours are not only interesting for the little ones, the grown-ups will also have plenty of fun.
You can get to know arctic wolves, porcupines, birds, raccoons, horses, alpacas and many other animals in the lovingly run Petersberg Zoo in the north of Halle (Saale). But not only the zoo makes Petersberg a great destination for the whole family. You can easily reach the starting point at the train…
Get a good breath of fresh air and then really work out? This relaxed hike through the porphyry landscape near Brachwitz combines both. And although this name might sound very industrial, it means a unique environment that is home to many butterflies, insects and other animals. The so-called "Brachwitz…
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Unusual animal species, a petting zoo and lots of attractions, such as a ball shooting arena and rides: In the adventure animal park Memleben you can immerse yourself with your offspring in a colorful animal world for hours and it also offers suitable snacks in terms of gastronomy.
In addition, the park…
A bit along the Bockwitzer See and then cross-country on flat and quiet paths to Bad Lausick, where an afternoon in the RIFF spa and leisure pool awaits you and your children as a fitting end to the hike.
The hike, which takes you from Borna to Bad Lausick, is a good 15 kilometers long. Along the way…
Bad Kösen with its magnificent historic buildings is nestled gently between vineyards and the Saale-Ilm-Platten nature reserve. Starting from the town's train station, you hike with your offspring through the spa park and then up into the beautiful vineyards of Germany's northernmost quality wine-growing…
Without major climbs, but with a lot of water around you, this hike takes you from Trebanz to the leisure and recreation area of Pahna. So be sure to pack your bathing suit, because a wonderful bathing beach awaits you and your offspring at Lake Pahna. Before that, you set off from Trebanz to do a ten…
The weather is nice, the sun is shining and the temperatures are above the 20 degree mark. Time to set out from Deuben with bathing suits in your luggage on the way to the Mondsee near Hohenmölsen. Due to the only minimal incline of the hike, the tour is ideal for a family outing.
From Deuben you start…
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