The 1900 kilometres long pilgrim trail "VIA ROMEA", from Stade (close to Hamburg) to Rom, from Nordhausen to Straußberg.
Coming from the South Harz, we continue on the VIA ROMEA towards the Thuringian Basin. The day stage starts in Nordhausen and leads via smaller villages to Straußberg.
Wide fields of view into the Thuringian basin.
Some routes run on a busy country road. Attention!
Tips, hints and links
Nordhausen is located on the southern edge of the Harz and can be reached via the federal motorway A38 and the federal roads B 80 and B 4.
Book recommendation by the author
Book recommendations for this region:
Sturdy shoes. Clothes adapted to the weather.